TITLE

Camp helps students learn science

PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
Edge (East Carolina University);Summer2010, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A photograph of African-American students from Pitt County, North Carolina who participated in a summer camp held at East Carolina University to help them develop an interest in science and science careers under the Reach Up Scholarship Program is presented.
ACCESSION #
76109594

 

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