Governor's School 2011

Thursday June 23 2011

 

About 160 of the state's top high school students are studying website design, environmental chemistry, and anatomy among other courses at the 2011 Governor's School for Math, Science, and Technology at Lynchburg College.

Students learn about chemistry at Governor's SchoolThis is the 16th year Lynchburg College has hosted the program, which is directed by LC mathematics professor Danny Cline. The school provides intensive, hands-on learning experiences in classes offered by Lynchburg College faculty and a core of faculty recruited from high schools and colleges.

During their month-long stay from July 3 - 30, students live in College residence halls and enjoy the use of College facilities. They choose one of 10 classes of study. For a complete course list, check

Each year since 1973, Governor's Schools have offered opportunities for high school juniors and seniors from across the state to study together. Every public and private high school in Virginia is invited to submit nominations for students who have been identified as gifted in a particular area. Governor's schools are also offered at other locations in the humanities, visual and performing arts, and foreign languages.

Check for more information or contact Dr. Danny Cline at 434.544.8372.