Stay at Home Order in Effect

April 09, 2020

Governor Tim Walz has extended the #StayAtHomeMN guidelines through Monday, May 4. Hamline operations remain unaffected. Our course offerings remain remote until the end of the spring semester.

See our COVID-19 webpage for more information here.

  • Renewable Energy Camp 2020

    High School Renewable Energy Camp

    COVID-19 update

    Hamline is currently evaluating options for the Renewable Energy Camp. Please check back for any status updates and changes to the registration deadline. We'd love to see you, so stay tuned!

    If you've already registered, we will contact you about any changes via email.

    About the camp

    The Renewable Energy Camp will enhance understanding of renewable energy and demonstrate how to design, test, construct, fabricate, and present energy conversion and storage devices.

    Space is limited to 20 campers. Please register early.

    Register Here

    At camp, you will:

    • Interact with local experts to learn the principles of and conduct hands-on experiments with renewable energy conversion and storage devices like solar cells, supercapacitors, and lithium-ion batteries.

    • Visit local corporations such as Medtronic.

    • Work with a team to design, fabricate, and test energy conversion and storage devices, as well as analyze and present experimental results.

    Camp details

    Who: Students entering or in grades 912
    When: July 1317, 2020; 9 a.m.5 p.m.
    Where: Hamline University's Saint Paul campus
    Cost: $598 per person before May 31; $698 per person after May 31. The cost includes five lunches, lab materials and supplies, field trip transportation, water bottle, and a t-shirt.
    Deposit: $50 nonrefundable deposit for those who wish to be considered for a scholarship and $200 nonrefundable deposit for all other registrants.
    Deadline: Registration is open through June 30, 2020.


    Scholarships may be available based on financial need and are awarded on a first come, first served basis. To apply, submit an essay about why the camp is important to you and how the scholarship helps your participation (5001000 words) to Dr. Lifeng Dong at ldong03@hamline.edu no later than April 30, 2020.

    For more information contact: Dr. Lifeng Dong, Department of Physics 651.523.2634 • ldong03@hamline.edu.