Ignite Curiosity at Wabash Valley College


To register for any of these Ignite Curiosity classes, please complete the registration form below along with the emergency contact information and liability waiver, and return it to the Wabash Valley College Student Services Office in Main Hall.

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Spotlight on the Future: Radio & TV Media Mastery Class • June 10, 2024 • 9 a.m.-2 p.m. • $20

For Grades 6-12 • Instructor: Kyle Peach • CRN 12920

Our Spotlight on the Future: Radio & TV Media Mastery Camp is designed for grades 6-12, offering a creative realm of radio, TV, and digital media. From aspiring podcasters and YouTube stars to future news anchors and filmmakers, this camp caters to all. 

Radio & Podcasting: Participants will dive into the world of audio storytelling, exploring the basics of radio and podcast production. They'll get hands-on experience with professional audio equipment.

TV & Video Production: Campers will step into the shoes of TV producers and directors. They'll learn about the art of video storytelling, the basics of filming, and the fun of video editing.

Digital Creation: Students will explore the power of content creation across various platforms. From learning about blogging and vlogging to understanding the essentials of digital branding, campers will gain insights into the fast-paced world of digital media.

All Equipment Provided: No need to bring anything but creativity and enthusiasm! We provide all the necessary equipment and tools for the day.

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Innovators of Tomorrow: Engineering Over the Years • June 11, 2024 • 9 a.m.-2 p.m. • $20

For Grades 6-12 • Instructor: Jay Carter • CRN 12926

Our camp introduces young minds to the wonders of engineering and 3D printing, culminating in the creation of their very own Solstice Sundial. this launchpad for your child's imagination and a stepping stone into the world of innovation is a day you won't want to miss. They'll get to experience lathe, drill press, and milling machine, understanding the skill and ingenuity it took to design and create in the days before digital technology. Fast forward to 2024, and campers will explore the world of 3D printing. They'll not only learn about the technology behind 3D printers but also design and print their own creations and sundials!

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2nd Annual Music Camp • July 24-26, 2024 • 9 a.m.- 4 p.m. • Registration $100 

For Ages 5-Adult  • Required Camp Application • Instructor: Dennis Stroughmatt • Register Here

Unleash your inner musician at our Summer Music Camp!  From ages 5 to adult, discover the joy of music while learning the basics of various instruments. With expert instruction and plenty of hands-on practice, participants will develop their musical skills and confidence. The camp culminates in an exciting concert where performers showcase their newfound talents. here will be an instructor/camper performance at 7pm on July 26 in The Brubeck. Don't miss this opportunity to make beautiful music and create unforgettable memories!

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WVAC-WVC Theatre Camp • July 11-13, 2024 • Registration $60 

For those entering 5th grade - exiting Seniors in high school  • Instructor: Mikayla Beck • Register Here

  • Camp Schedule: 9 am-4:30 pm with a 12pm lunch. Campers should bring a packed lunch. WVC will not provide lunch!
  • A short cabaret-style performance on the evening of July 13th at 5pm.
  • Ages: This camp will be open to campers entering 5th grade - exiting Seniors in high school.
  • Where: Wabash Valley College Brubeck Arts Theatre
  • What will they learn? Students will receive at least one 15-minute voice lesson (dependent on the number of campers, possibly more), dance instruction each day, basic stage direction, audition technique, and 1 performance.
  • Cost" Early registration fee is $50 and will increase on May 10 to $60. After registration please contact Mikayla Beck for specific questions and instructions for the camp at Campers need to come prepared with one musical theatre piece to sing and a list of musical theatre songs they already know.
  • Clinicians are as follows: Mikayla Beck - Director Keegan Tucker - Dance Amanda Andrews - Voice Dr. Rebecca Vonkamp - Voice