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Daily Schedule and Information:

Academic Curriculum:
Summer ICE@Tech students will participate in a variety of hands-on computing activities, guest lectures and field trips to research labs on-campus. The planned activities include:

- Learning programming concepts using digital images and music
- Building a working computer from parts
- Designing and programming robots for simple tasks
- "How things work" sessions to introduce simple engineering and programming concepts
- Using Digital Signal Processing (DSP) to modify and enhance images and sound
- Just-for-fun outings for recreation on campus

We have complementary programming and engineering activities. This is a joint program offered by the College of Computing and the College of Electrical and Computer Engineering.


Suzy Crowe - Camp Director
Sheena Lewis - Assistant Camp Director
Barb Ericson - Driector of CS Outreach, ICE@Tech
Dr. Maureen Biggers - Asst. Dean for Diversity and Special Programs
GT Student Counselors – ratio 1:8

Daily Schedule:

8:15 AM – 8:55 AM Drop-off
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Morning Session 1
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM Break
10:45 AM - 12:15 PM Morning Session 2
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM Lunch
1:15 PM - 3:00 PM Afternoon Session
3:15 PM - 5:15 PM Pickup and extracurricular lab time

Students will be divided into groups of thirty for academic instruction. The student/teacher ratio will be 16:1; the student/student assistant ratio will be 8:1. Students will be supervised at all times by undergraduate college students who have been trained for supervision.

Lunch and Snacks:

Students will eat lunch in the College of Computing Commons Area. A variety of foods will be catered from campus eateries, please advise of any dietary restrictions. Students will also be given a morning snack break from 10:30 - 10:45 daily and may bring a snack if they choose. There is no refrigeration available.

Drop Off/Pick-Up Procedures:

Day 1: All parents are asked to bring students to the Summer ICE@Tech on-campus location (TBD) between 8:15 AM and 8:55 AM and sign-in with a Summer ICE@Tech staff member. This will give the Summer ICE@Tech staff an opportunity to meet parents and provide them with a daily detailed schedule of the program.

Days 2-5
: Students can begin arriving at the Summer ICE@Tech on-campus location beginning at 8:15 AM. A Summer ICE@Tech student assistant will meet students. For safety reasons, please do not drop your student off early. No arrangements can be made to provide supervision until 8:15 AM.

: Parents may pick-up students beginning at 3:15 PM. All students must be picked up by 5:30 PM. Students not picked up by 5:30 PM will not be allowed to return to the program. Parents (or other authorized adults) must sign students out on a daily basis. Only people authorized to pick up students are allowed to do so. Anyone not listed on the Parent Authorization form attempting to pick up a student is reported to the Georgia Tech Police Department. Students sixteen and older may drive themselves with prior written notice from parents or other authorized adults.

Friday Afternoon:

On Friday, we will have a special Open House for parents and other guests, 3:15 – 4:15. The Summer ICE@Tech students will share their project work for the week. Our guests will get a mini-glimpse into a day of Summer ICE@Tech and some of our field trips.

Georgia Department of Education