High school students participate in Chemistry-Biochemistry Career Exploration Camp

The camp is held every June on campus.

Misericordia University recently hosted rising high school juniors and seniors for the annual Chemistry-Biochemistry Career Exploration Camp in June. The residential camp enables participants to explore exciting careers in forensic science, alternative energy, the pharmaceutical industry and more.

Misericordia University offers high school students an opportunity to experience and learn more about exciting professions in a series of eight Career Exploration Camps every June. The Career Exploration Camps are a popular destination for students who want to explore both college campus life and a potential career. The university offers residential academic camps in nursing, business, teacher education, communications and media, speech-language pathology, occupational therapy, chemistry and biochemistry sciences, and literature. Space is limited in each camp and registration is necessary.
For more information about the academic camps or to register for the 2014 Chemistry-Biochemistry Career Exploration Camp, please contact Anna Fedor, Ph.D., assistant professor, at (570) 674-6769 or at
For more information about Misericordia University, please call (570) 674-6400 or log on to Founded and Sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy in 1924, Misericordia University is Luzerne County’s first four-year college and offers 36 academic programs on the graduate and undergraduate levels in full and part-time formats.
Misericordia University recently hosted its annual Chemistry-Biochemistry Career Exploration Camp in June. Participants included, first row, from left, Dr. Anna Fedor, Misericordia University; Nathan Mirando, Mechanicsburg, Pa.; Nicole Goglia, Bethlehem, Pa.; Elizabeth Whidden, Stroudsburg, Pa.; Ryan Weikel, West Deptford, N.J., and Connor Robertson, Medford, N.J.; second row, Abby Wolfgang, Mountain Top, Pa.; Rachael Velehoski, Mountain Top, Pa.; Kelsey Gillette, Lords Valley, Pa.; and Jenna Strubher, Tremont, Pa.