WONDERWORKS

Pre-college summer enrichment programs for high school students

 

SUMMER 2018

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Early decisions for early applications | Need-based tuition scholarships for qualified students


Architecture

with the
The Gerald D. Hines
College of Architecture
and Design,
University of Houston

BY DESIGN  Download description and application form

23nd Annual Summer Discovery Program
Intensive hands-on studio plus lectures and field trips.

Watch the 2015 highlights video here.
Read the profile from Architecture Magazine (September 2010) here.


11 June - 13 July
M-F, 9 AM - 3 PM plus field trips
$900


Film

with the
Jack J. Valenti
School of Communication,
University of Houston

MOVING PICTURES  Download description and application form

14th Annual Filmmaking Workshop
Film production plus film literature and appreciation.

Watch the 2016 highlights video here.


11 June - 13 July
M-F, 9 AM - 4 PM
$750


Art History | Appreciation

with the
Department of Art History,
Rice University

CLOSER LOOKS  Download description and application form

An exploration of art and art history through
readings, discussions, lectures, films, writing,
and field trips


11 June - 13 July
M-F, 10 AM - 4 PM plus field trips
$500


Theater

with the
Humanities Research Center,
Rice University

PLAY BY PLAY  Download description and application form

An exploration of theater and dramatic literature
through a workshop production, plays on film,
readings, lectures, and discussions.



11 June - 13 July
M-F, 9 AM - 4 PM
$750


Fiction

with the
Department of English and
Creative Writing Program,
University of Houston

STORY LINES  Download description and application form

Readings, discussions, lectures, films, and writing.


11 June - 13 July
M-F, 10 AM - 4 PM
$500


Nonfiction | Journalism

with the
Jack J. Valenti School of Communication,
University of Houston

New This Year
STRANGER THAN FICTION  Download description and application form

A reading-intensive introduction
to nonfiction and journalism,
plus documentaries and films
based on true stories, and
individual/group journalism projects.


11 June - 13 July
M-F, 10 AM - 4 PM
$500


Wonderworks Summer 2018 is made possible in part by support from:
Houston Endowment
The Elkins Foundation
The Brown Foundation, Inc.
and the Houston Architecture Center Foundation.