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Jan 13, 2020

10th Annual R-COOL-Health Scrubs Academy I
June 15-18, 2020
Grand Forks, North Dakota

The University of North Dakota (UND) Rural Collaborative Opportunities for Occupational Learning in Health (R-COOL-Health) Scrubs Academy I is a four day/three night camp held on the University of North Dakota campus. The camp is open to any North Dakota student who will have completed 6th, 7th, or 8th grade as of June 2020. The cost is $275 per student.

The Scrubs Academy encourages middle school students from across North Dakota to pursue a career in healthcare. Students participate in hands-on activities and receive information related to a variety of healthcare professions. In addition to the experiences with healthcare professionals, students are certified in Friends and Family CPR and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).

The Scrubs Academy serves as a mini-preparation program to strengthen academic skill sets associated with health disciplines, introduce adolescents to a higher education experience, and foster a relationship between the students and the University. Students will sleep in the UND dorms all three evenings.

1st Annual R-COOL-Health Scrubs Academy II
July 7-10, 2020
Minot, North Dakota

The UND R-COOL-Health Scrubs Academy II is a four-day/three-night camp where high school students learn what it is like to be a health professional and see an array of healthcare professions that they may consider as a career. Students spend their days in various health facilities (critical access hospitals, tertiaries, clinics, long term care and assisted living facilities, ambulances, treatment centers), enjoy fun activities in the evenings, and spend the night in the Minot State University dorms. Students have the opportunity to job shadow multiple professions during the course of the camp.

The camp is open to any North Dakota student who will have completed 9th, 10th, or 11th grade by June 2020. The cost is $350 per student.


Kylie Nissen • (701) 777-5380 •
Amy Breigenzer • (701) 777-8002 •