What is Artemis?
Boston University Learning Resource Network (LERNet)
- Dates: July 10– August 11, 2017 (M-F from 9:00-3:00)
- Where: Bu Photonics Center, 8 St. Mary's Street
- Grade Level: Female students entering 9th grade at a school in greater Boston area in fall 2017
Artemis is a five-week summer program for rising 9th grade girls focused on computer science. Participants learn computer languages such as Scratch, AppInventor, HTML, CSS, and Python. They also are introduced to robotics, cryptography, artificial intelligence, and circuits. In addition, they learn how computer science is applied in the real world by hearing from guest speakers and going on field trips. BU undergraduates and/or graduate students lead the program. Lunch is included each day. There is no tuition, but a nonrefundable registration fee of $100 is required of all participants.