PROMISE Summer Programs

Finding Your Roots: A Genetics and Genealogy Experience

What is more interesting than you? In this program, students will use science to answer the question “Who am I?” Students will extract and analyze their own DNA, learn about human evolution, and dig into the stories of their ancestors.

 

Open to students in grades 6-8 in the 2022-2023 school year. Participants will need parental/guardian permission to submit a DNA sample in April in order to be enrolled in the program. The program is limited to 24 students on a first-come, first-served basis. Upon enrolling, you will be notified within 5 business days of registration confirmation.

 

This is a five day camp, students must be able to attend all five days, partial attendance will not be accepted. Hours each day will be 8:30am-4:00pm. 

Upcoming Dates near Sioux Falls, South Dakota

9 Jul

PROMISE Summer Programs

Sanford PROMISE Community Lab
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Tuesday, 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
11 Jul

PROMISE Summer Programs

Sanford Research Center
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Thursday, 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Jul 23 -
Jul 26

PROMISE Summer Programs

Sanford PROMISE Community Lab
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Tuesday, 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM