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Gender & Women's Studies WKLT Summer Camp

Women and Kids Learning Together Summer Camp

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Welcome to the Women & Kids Learning Together Homepage!

Please take a look at our website, which offers a glimpse at our recent 2008 camp, memories of our 2006 and 2007 camps, and a photo documentary by Jeanie Adams-Smith from the 2006 camp.

 

If you would like to get involved, as a participant or counselor or workshop leader, please contact us (“Staff” above). If you would like to give to the camp or scholarship fund, thank-you! Just click on “Giving” above.

Announcements

 

May 12, 2011–A special thanks to Dollar General for their continued support of WKLT, raising their sponsorship to $10,000!

 

March 29, 2011 – Lil Angels Attic made a generous contribution to our WKLT summer camp. Thank you Lil Angels Attic!

 

February 1, 2011–Planning has begun for the 2011 WKLT Summer Camp! The first kids’ camp meeting will be Friday, February 5 at 11:00 a.m. For more information, please contact Sam (kids’ camp) or Leigh (women’s camp) through our “Staff” link, above.

 

November 8, 2010–We are happy to announce and welcome Leigh Gaskin and Samantha Burnett to the Women’s Studies camp staff. This is their first year with the camp. Contact either of them through our “Staff” link, above.

 

July 1, 2010–Please join us in welcoming Dr. Jane Olmsted to the Women’s Studies Program as Director for the 2010-2011 academic year. Information about scholarships and giving to the WKLT Camp can be directed to her. <email Jane Olmsted >

 

April 16, 2010 – Lil Angels Attic made a generous contribution to our WKLT summer camp. Thank you Lil Angels Attic!

 

February 17, 2010 – Dr. Branham (i.e., WKLT camp director) and Nick Simmons (i.e., WKLT camp coordinator) served as panelist at the first annual Kentucky College Access Network. During this time Dr. Branham and Nick provided an overview of the camp and discussed how previous grant funds received from KYCAN! were used to help execute the camp.

 

February 4, 2010 – The first WKLT committee meeting was conducted in the conference room in the Women’s Studies Center. The meeting was fruitfully productive and helped to ensure that this year’s camp will be memorable for everyone involved.

 

February 2, 2010 – Gail Martin made a generous contribution to the Women and Kids Learning Together Camp. The contribution is highly appreciated and will further enable the staff of the camp to facilitate an excellent experience for the women and kids. Thank you Gail Martin!

 

August 15, 2009–Please join us in welcoming Dawn Hall to the Women’s Studies Program as Interim Director for the 2009-2010 academic year. Information about scholarships and giving to the WKLT Camp can be directed to her. <email Dawn Hall>

 

March 17, 2009–We’re happy to announce our first new grantor for 2009: The Kentucky College Access Network in collaboration with the Prichard Committee and the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education! Thanks, KentuckyCAN!

 

March 16, 2009–Planning has begun for the 2009 WKLT Summer Camp! The first kids’ camp meeting will be Friday, March 20 at 4:00 p.m.; and the first women’s camp meeting will be Thursday, March 26 at 4:00 p.m. For more information, please contact Melissa (kids’ camp) or Michelle (women’s camp) through our “Staff” link, above.

 

February 12, 2009–We are happy to announce and welcome Melissa Rickman to the Women’s Studies camp staff. This is Melissa’s second year with the camp and her first year as camp coodinator. Contact Melissa through our “Staff” link, above.

 

January 6, 2009–Happy New Year! A special New Year’s thanks to Dollar General for their continued support of WKLT, raising their sponsorship to $7,500!

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