Below you will find a listing of summer programs for 2014 offered by various departments at Texas State University. You will find contact infomation provided for each program listed.
Thank you for your interest in programs offered at Texas State. We hope you find something that interests you from the selection below.
Music Camp Series - Summer 2014
• Piano Festival, International - May 31–June 8 - Private lessons, master classes, recitals, seminars, lectures
and recreational activities. Pianists ages 11–18 and piano teachers of all ages are welcome.
• Concert Band Camps - June 8-13 - Middle School and High School - Concert, salsa and jazz bands; applied
lessons; elective courses; chamber music.
• SASI Marching Camp - June 15-18 - SASI Drum Major Clinic, SASI Color Guard Camp -
• Percussion Camp - June 15-20 - Marching, concert, drum set Latin, percussion ensemble, steel band
• Strings Camp - June 22-28 - Four string orchestras, private lessons, chamber music electives
• Choir Camp - July 9-12 - Junior High - Mixed voice choir directed by nationally recognized guest artist,
daily camp activities
• Choir Camp - July 14-17 - High School All-State Preparatory - Intense music preparation, outstanding
section leaders, superior camp activities, private lessons and instruction available, specialized diction coaching
Athletic Trainer Student Camps: Junior and Senior High
The Department of Health and Human Performance offers this camp. It consists of 3 1/2 days of intense instruction and practical experience in procedures needed by public school student athletic trainers.
2014 Athletic Trainer Student Camp Application available soon.
FITT 240 Teen Training
Using up-to-date, scientific based training techniques our staff will help young athletes optimize their athletic potential through conditioning and nutrition. Camp will be held June 2-July 31, 2014, Mon-Thurs, 8 a.m.-11 a.m. For ages 12-18. For more information please contact the Total Wellness Program at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sixth Annual Children's Summer Theatre Camp will take place the last two weeks of August before school starts, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. M-F. Early and late care will be made available for an additional fee. The cost is $335 for registrants if paid before April 1st, and $365 after April 1st. Sibling discount available. All registration forms must be accompanied with a 100.00 non refundable deposit. No spaces are held without a deposit. The two week summer theater camp is a wonderful experience for all kids involved! Children and teens ages 7 to 16 spend two weeks learning, acting, dancing and singing as they prepare to put on a full show on the final evening of camp. Students get a real life live theater experience that is not only fun and filled with creative arts but life changing as well. Space is VERY limited this year. For more information e-mail Tracy Goodwin at email@example.com or call (512) 971-8050. Tracy Goodwin comes in every year from NYC to direct the camp and is an adjunct faculty in the theater department at Texas State University.
Stop Motion Animation Film Camp
Students ages 7 and up will have an opportunity to learn how to make their own stop motion animation film shorts (think Wallace and Grommit). In one week students will write a story, create characters and setting using a variety of mediums including clay, paper and Lego's. After creating story boards, students will work together as directors to film their shorts using cameras and laptop computers. It's a wonderful blend of education, art, technology and FUN! Camp will be held August 4-8. Camp is from 9-3 and the cost is $235. Includes all supplies. For more information contact Tracy Goodwin at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (512) 971-8050. The camp is being sponsored by the Department of Geography.