DEMA Summer Programs
ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Summer Science Camp at IU
July 11-23, 2010
A free summer science camp that introduces 6th-, 7th-, and 8th-grade students to the concept of sustainability by focusing on water. Read Indiana Daily Student article about the camp.
STEM Summer Scholars Institute
June 4-July 30, 2010
An 8-week program held at the IU Bloomington and IUPUI campuses for select HBCU and IU students who engage in continuous, substantive research at the Summer Scholars Institute and their universities
Help for Haiti
22nd Annual Haitian Studies Association Conference "Haiti, History, Healing: Facing the Challenges of Reconstruction"Nov. 11-13, 2010
Call for papers deadline June 30, 2010
Haitian Association of Indiana
Haiti dedicated Web site
A Web site to serve as a clearinghouse for Haiti earthquake educational and fundraising activities in Bloomington, as well as information about aid to Haiti, is active at www.indiana.edu/~haiti/
. Student and community groups are encouraged to submit events and announcements to the site. For more information, call (812) 855-9097 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
ONGOING: Kafe Kreyòl/Creole Café
Haitian Creole coffee hour every Friday, 11:30am-1pm
, Rachael's Café (300 E. 3rd St., Bloomington). Open to anyone interested in learning or speaking Haitian Creole. Contact email@example.com
for more information.
Donations head to Haiti
and Twitter page
Haitian Flag Day Celebration
Sat., May 22, 2010, from 2-7pm
Northwest High School
5525 W. 34th St., Indianapolis
Celebrate Haitian Flag Day with the Haitian Association of Indiana
. Haitian food, music, culture, and plenty of fun family activities as well as a special guest speaker, Mr. Gabriel Bien-Aimee (former Minister of National Education of Haiti, 1994-2004). Theme: "The Resiliency of the Haitian People."
Experiencing Ghana Summer 2010
The experience and transformation of Hudson & Holland Scholars and Groups students, as a result of the service-learning course, has ignited such an interest and desire to experience Ghana (west Africa) that arrangements have been made with a sister tour company there to create a mini-excursion to Ghana this summer.