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Technology Enrichment Camp Offered at Bethlehem Middle School This Summer

MEDIA CONTACT: Eric Bryant (518) 629-8072
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Thursday, May 15, 2014

Hudson Valley Community College will offer its Technology Enrichment Program at Bethlehem Central Middle School this summer for students entering grades 5 through 8.

The program, which runs 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. from July 7-11, helps students discover and grow their interests in science and technology through hands-on, interactive learning. Topics include microscopic observation, product design, rocketry and the science behind the Olympic Games.

Course instructors include science and technology teachers from the Bethlehem Central School District, including Andrew Cancio, Timothy Connelly, Todd Tyler and Cheri White.  The cost for the five-day camp is $255.

Hudson Valley has offered its Technology Enrichment Program at Bethlehem Middle School for more than 20 years.

For more information, contact the college’s Office of Community and Professional Education at (518) 629-7339. More information also can be found at

Founded in 1953, Hudson Valley Community College offers more than 75 associate’s degree and certificate programs in four schools: Business; Engineering and Industrial Technologies; Health Science; and Liberal Arts and Sciences; and also sponsors an Educational Opportunity Center for academic and career training. One of 30 community colleges in the State University of New York system, it has an enrollment of nearly 13,000 students, and is known as a leader in distance learning initiatives and workforce training. Hudson Valley has more than 75,000 alumni.