The Stetson Young Scholars Program offers Saturday classes to high-achieving students in grades 7-12. All classes will be held on-line Spring 2021.
Any student who attends a weekend workshop or our summer programming who subsequently decides to enroll at Stetson University will get scholarships that cover the Young Scholars programming costs. This scholarship offers the cost of weekend workshops and $300 per summer session, up to $4000 total ($1000/year over the course of 4 years).
Workshops - 2021
Mindcraft: Philosophy and Video Games
Online Saturday, February 20, 2021, 1-4 p.m.
Explore some of the philosophical dimensions of gamespace.Find out more and Register Online
Magical Thinking and the Rise of Nazism A Warning from History
Online Saturday, February 20, 2021, 10:30 a.m.- Noon
Online Saturday, April 10, 2021, 10:30 a.m.-Noon
In this class, we will look at the role of “magical thinking” in facilitating the rise of Nazism and discuss whether American democracy faces similar challenges today.Find out more and Register Online
Making Blini for MASLENITSA
Online Saturday, March 13, 2021, 10-11:30 AM
Collaborative and dynamic, you'll learn some basic skillet skills and about Russian foodways with Professor Michael Denner, Russian Studies.Find out more and Register Online
A Study in Psychology
On-line Saturday, May 1, 2021 9:30 AM-12:30 PM
Learning Styles, Study Techniques and How to Do Well in School: Separating the Memory Science from the Pseudoscience