Guest Blogger: Alec

This week I had the privilege of being the camp assistant for Video Game Development. In the Pac-Man, Galaga and platform games we developed, campers let their imagination run wild. However, they also learned to appreciate the amount of time and effort that goes into...
Summer Tablet Academy

Summer Tablet Academy

In a class full of incoming 6th graders, Mr. Rokuskie (The guy who fixes the computers) is telling them all about what will be their new computer.  Throughout the week in this camp, students go from learning how to turn the computer on, to being able to create an...
IMACS

IMACS

The Institute for Math And Computer Science (IMACS)  has been with Summer Quest for its 5th year now and continues to provide an amazing experience for campers.  But what exactly do they do?  They specialize in 3 different, but connected areas of skill.  Campers...
Video Game Animation Using Scratch

Video Game Animation Using Scratch

When I stopped by Video Game Animation camp this morning, it wasn’t just the characters on the screen that were singing and dancing away – the campers were joining in the fun too!  Using Scratch, a computer program made by MIT just for kids, campers were...
Digital Photography

Digital Photography

Campers in the Digital Photography camp have had an exciting week!  Yesterday they took a trip to the NC State Arboretum for a photo safari.  Today the campers are on a photography scavenger hunt around campus.  When they’re done, they will upload their pictures...