Wilkes University

Women Empowered by Science (WEBS)

WEBS students
WEBS students

WEBS Summer Camp

Become a part of the WEBS Program!

The Wilkes University Science, Math, and Computer Science Departments are pleased to offer an exciting and innovative Science Summer Camp for young women.  The WEBS Summer Camp will give campers the opportunity to investigate many areas of science through hands-on laboratories and activities. WEBS camp participants will address scientific questions, acquire essential laboratory skills, and develop important critical-thinking skills by working directly with Wilkes University faculty, staff and students on a variety of scientific projects. 


WEBS Summer Camp Information:

  • July 19 - 25, 2020
    • Sunday: 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.
    • Monday through Friday: 8 a.m. - 3:30 or 5:30 p.m.
    • Saturday: 8 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • $300 for 7 day program
    • Make checks payable to Wilkes University WEBS Program. 
    • Need-based Wilkes University WEBS scholarships are available. Contact Ms. Debra Chapman for more information and an application.
  • Mail to:
    Ms. Debra Chapman
    Wilkes University WEBS
    84 West South Street
    Wilkes Barre, PA  18766

This program is designed for young women who have a sincere interest in the sciences, have potential for a career in the sciences, and wish to develop the skills and knowledge necessary to reach their full potential in this field.

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WEBS 2.0 is for rising 9th grade girls who have successfully completed two years of WEBS Camp and wish to return to assist current campers in a hands-on, fun role.

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WEBS 3.0 has been established for rising sophomores through seniors, and beyond. It is beneficial for young women who know they want to continue their academic careers post high school by continuing on to college; however, it is also a lot of fun.

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Women Empowered by Science

WEBS LogoWEBS Summer Camp Contact Info:
Ms. Debra Chapman - Biology Department
84 West South Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18766
Phone: 1 (800) WILKES-U Ext. 4753