Splash! Chicago


Register for Cascade here! Cascade runs every Tuesday night from April 28 to May 30 (five weeks total), with classes ranging from beekeeping to public speaking to quantum mechanics. Each week, the program starts at 5pm and ends at 7:30pm, with dinner provided in between.

At a glance

In the past, we have had three programs: Droplet in the fall, Cascade in the winter, and Splash! in the spring. This year, we're trying something new!

Droplet Cascade Splash!
What? Up to three classes in one afternoon. Up to two classes, meeting once a week for five weeks. Up to seven classes on a huge variety of subjects in one day.
When? Droplet took place Saturday, November 17 2018 Tuesday evenings from 5:00 to 7:30. Winter Cascade 2018 took place from January to February 2018. This year's Cascade will be in the spring, from April 30 to May 28. Splash 2018 took place on Saturday, May 5th from 10:30am to 4:30pm.
Who? Open to all high school students throughout the Chicago area.
Cost The program is free, and breakfast and lunch are provided! Our program is free, and dinner (free) is provided! The program is free, and lunch is provided!
Where? On the University of Chicago Campus in Hyde Park.

Splash!, Cascade, and Droplet are academic enrichment programs for high school students in the Chicago area. You can take classes taught by college and graduate students on topics such as genetic engineering, dystopian fiction, jazz dance, and introductory Mongolian! The program gives you a chance to see topics you may not encounter in a traditional high school curriculum. Our teachers strive to teach unusual and engaging classes that keeping learning fun.

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