May 17, 2004

SIUC offering summer architecture camps

by Yolanda Shelton

CARBONDALE, Ill. -- Any budding builders in the family? Encourage their creativity by sending them to summer architecture camps at Southern Illinois University Carbondale.

Under the direction of accomplished architectural designer and award-winning teacher Jon Davey, campers will take walking field trips, create computer-assisted designs, work on studio projects and much more.

A breakdown of individual sessions:

  • Kid Architecture Camps, for day campers, sessions offered June 21-25 and July 5-9. For students entering grades four through six, $150.

  • Architecture Camp I, for residential or commuter campers, July 11-16. For junior high/middle school students entering grades seven-nine, $480 for residential and $200 for commuter campers;

  • Architecture Camp II, July 18-23, for residential or commuter campers entering grades nine through 12, $480 for residential and $200 for commuter campers.

Please register at least two weeks before the start of each camp.

For more information about the Architecture Camps, contact the SIUC Division of Continuing Education at 618/536-7751 or visit its Web site at