INSPIRE Internship Science Camp-2018
The INSPIRE Internship Science Camp-2018 was organised at the Nirma University campus during December 03-07, 2018. The Camp was attended by 122 students from about 35 different schools from the state of Gujarat. The eligible students studying in 11th standard had registered for this prestigious Camp. The Camp helped the students get a better insight into the world of Science and Technology. Over a period of 5 days, the students interacted with eminent scientists and renowned academician of various institutes. The students were introduced to informative, innovative and interesting topics of Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Robotics and Mathematics and were also explained how they are closely related to everyday life. Further, success stories of science and the scientists, joys of research and innovation across all streams of science and technology and career opportunities were covered during the theory and laboratory sessions of the camp. Lecture sessions in the field of science and technology, experimental sessions in the sophisticated laboratories of Nirma University, visit to Science City and scientific writing competition were part of the five day residential camp. Above all, each day of the camp started with yoga and meditation sessions which helped the students to achieve peace of mind, maintain increased energy level, improve their flexibility, and channelize their energies in the right direction for all their activities during the camp.