Important Information for Parents

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The Pennsylvania State University is committed to providing a safe environment for all youth participating in activities offered through the University.

All Penn State youth programs have policies in place to ensure the safety of youth participating in our programs and to ensure safety is not compromised. All camp staff are trained in emergency protocols and all relevant internal, external and parental reporting requirements.

Parents are encouraged to notify Jessica Kim-Schmid, Director of Science Outreach, immediately at / 814.865.0509 if they, or their child, are experiencing problems, difficulties or concerns with the camp, other youth in the camp and/or Camp staff. You may also contact Sandy Weaver, Youth Programs Compliance Specialist at / 814.865.8785 or call the University’s Ethics Hotline at 1.800.560.1637.