Boys' Engineering, Science and Technology (BEST)

Boys' Engineering, Science and Technology (BEST)

Boys' Engineering, Science and Technology (BEST)

BEST summer day-camp is for Middle-School aged boys 

July 12 - 15, 2021 (4-day, non-residential summer camp)

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM each day at Rowan University's Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering in Glassboro, NJ

The new summer BEST program is a four-day, non-residential, camp that will be held on July 12, 13, 14 and 15, 2021 from 9 AM - 3 PM at the Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering.  This engineering day camp includes hands-on engineering projects, tours of the engineering buildings and laboratories, a planetarium show, and lunch at the student dining hall.

BEST is designed to introduce boys to the broad field of engineering. The Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering invites current middle school boys to learn about the exciting field of engineering from Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering faculty, staff and students. The four-day, non-residential workshop focuses on hands-on engineering laboratory experiments and professionalism. BEST will cultivate young boys' interest in engineering through an applied approach to engineering, exposure to the diverse paths an engineer can take and the impact an engineer can have in shaping the future.  2021 will be the 10th year that the Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering offers the BEST workshop. 

BEST 2019 Program Highlights

  • Chemical Engineering - Gel and Elastic Polymers
  • Civil/Environmental Engineering - Concrete Canoes
  • Electrical and Computer Engineering – Electric Vehicle modeling
  • Mechanical Engineering – Projectile analysis using bottle Rockets
  • Optical Engineering - Building a Hologram


For questions contact:
Rowan STEM Center or email outreach@rowan.edu

Sponsored by:

The Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering