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Garrett A. Morgan Summer Business Institute

GAMSBI - Southern University and A&M College

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 - Friday, July 11, 2014
Southern University and A&M College College of Business 234 Elton C. Harrison St- 2nd Floor, Suite 234 Baton RougeLA  70813
Wednesday, May 28, 2014 - Friday, July 11, 2014
Southern University and A&M College College of Business 234 Elton C. Harrison St- 2nd Floor, Suite 234 Baton RougeLA  70813

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What's Included

The Garrett A. Morgan Summer Business Institute (GAMSBI) is a Youth Entrepreneurship and Summer Enrichment camp, designed to improve academic, professional, social, and life skills through entrepreneurship! The program targets those who want to embrace the "entrepreneurial mindset" in addition to: • Preventing students from becoming victims of the “summer slide” • Preparing students for the first 6-9 wks of school • LEAP/ACT Prep Available • Exposing students, in advance, to successful business and community leader • Providing real-world experience through a unique entrepreneurship program that can help students understand how the business and marketing world operates. Students in this program can develop a business idea and decide how to market and sell the idea. Running a real business, no matter how small, helps foster creativity, teamwork and discipline, and leadership. CONTENT AREAS include but aren’t limited to: Math | English | Language Arts | Reading | Science | Social Studies | Accounting & Personal Finance | Management | Marketing | Basic Economics | Entrepreneurship Computer Skills | Communication Skills | Physical Fitness | Recreational activities Students will explore FUNdamental field trips and participate in many fun physical activities! Criteria: Available for students ENTERING 4th through 10th grade, with a minimum GPA of 2.2 and above. The primary focus is to provide a quality program for all participants; therefore, a zero tolerance discipline policy has been adopted. GENERAL OVERVIEW HOURS OF OPERATION • Normal Hours: M-F | 8:00 am-3:30 pm • Drop Off Location: Southern University Laboratory School | 129 Swan St. Baton Rouge, LA. • Pick Up Location: Southern University College of Business | T. T. Allain Hall • Extended Day: 3:30 pm-5:30 pm (registration required) • Registration: $50 per person (non-refundable, non-transferable) • Camp Fee: $400 per person • Extended Day: $60 per person (covers whole session)

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The Garrett A. Morgan Summer Business Institute (GAMSBI) is a Youth Entrepreneurship and Summer Enrichment camp, designed to improve academic, professional, social, and life skills through entrepreneurship.  
• The GAM SBI:
•Creates educational opportunities to motivate, educate and challenge students to achieve their highest potential.
•In addition to teaching core academic subject material, we incorporate character education, recreational activities, field trips, and goal development to create well-rounded individuals.
•Each classroom maintains a low student-to-teacher ratio for high quality interaction among youth and adults.
•Creates opportunities to gain valuable transferable entrepreneurial skills by participating in experiential recreational activities while enjoying the traditional summer camp experience  .
•Serving students entering grades 4th-12th.
•Targeting those who want to embrace the "entrepreneurial mindset!"

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Southern University and A&M College College of Business 234 Elton C. Harrison St- 2nd Floor, Suite 234 Baton RougeLA  70813
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