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This Week @ FGCU

Office of Community Relations & Marketing

Phone: (239) 590-1086 Email: communityrelations@fgcu.edu

Please contact the Office of Community Relations and Marketing if your event does not appear on the list.
Deadline to receive materials is Thursday at 5 p.m. the week prior to the event.

 
Monday, May 18 through Sunday, May 24
 

Continuing through Thursday, June 18
“Stand Before Us: Photographs and Paintings”
Sponsored in part in honor of Rona Steingart
Presented by FGCU Bower School of Music and the Arts
Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday
Location: FGCU Arts Complex
Contact: Anica Sturdivant at (239) 590-7199 or asturdiv@fgcu.edu

Continuing through Monday, July 13
“The Koreshans”
Presented by FGCU Library Archives and Special Collections
Gallery hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday
Location: University Archives & Special Collections Gallery, Library Room 322
Contact: Melissa VandeBurgt at (239) 590-7658 or mvandeburgt@fgcu.edu

Monday, May 18
“Doing Business with the Federal Government”
Presented by the Florida SBDC at Florida Gulf Coast University
Time: 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Location: Downtown Fort Myers Library, 2450 First Street, Fort Myers
Cost: Free
Contact: Registration and contact information available at http://www.fsbdcswfl.org

Wednesday, May 20 through Saturday, May 23
Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship
Presented by FGCU Athletics
Time: All Day
Location: Swanson Stadium
For more information, visit http://www.fgcuathletics.com

Wednesday, May 20
Gulf Coast Live
Presented by WGCU Radio, FM 90.1 / WMKO-FM 91.7
Time: 1 p.m.
Contact: Amy Tardif at (239) 590-2519 for topics and air times

Wednesday, May 20
“Iberia Bank Session 1: Business Financial Statements”
Presented by the Florida SBDC at Florida Gulf Coast University
Time: 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Location: Iberia Bank, 775 Airport Road North, Naples
Cost: Free
Contact: Registration and contact information available at http://www.fsbdcswfl.org

Friday, May 22
“Charlotte County - Overview Doing Business with the Federal Government”
Presented by the Florida SBDC at Florida Gulf Coast University
Time: 9 a.m. to Noon
Location: Charlotte County Chamber of Commerce, 2702 Tamiami Trail, Port Charlotte
Cost: Free
Contact: Registration and contact information available at http://www.fsbdcswfl.org


 
NEXT WEEK @ FGCU

Monday, May 25 through Sunday, May 31
 

Continuing through Thursday, June 18
“Stand Before Us: Photographs and Paintings”
Sponsored in part in honor of Rona Steingart
Presented by FGCU Bower School of Music and the Arts
Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday
Location: FGCU Arts Complex
Contact: Anica Sturdivant at (239) 590-7199 or asturdiv@fgcu.edu

Continuing through Monday, July 13
“The Koreshans”
Presented by FGCU Library Archives and Special Collections
Gallery hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday
Location: University Archives & Special Collections Gallery, Library Room 322
Contact: Melissa VandeBurgt at (239) 590-7658 or mvandeburgt@fgcu.edu

Tuesday, May 26 through Friday, July 3
“Social Media Content: Brand Creation for Your Business”
Presented by FGCU Office of Continuing Education & Off-Campus Programs
Location: Online
Cost: $250
Contact: FGCU Office of Continuing Education & Off-Campus Programs at (239) 425-3270 continuinged@fgcu.edu
Register at https://registerce.fgcu.edu/

Wednesday, May 27
Gulf Coast Live
Presented by WGCU Radio, FM 90.1 / WMKO-FM 91.7
Time: 1 p.m.
Contact: Amy Tardif at (239) 590-2519 for topics and air times

Saturdays, May 30 through August 1
“Personal Fitness Trainer Certificate Course”
Presented by FGCU Office of Continuing Education & Off-Campus Programs
Time: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Location: Atrium Executive Center, 8695 College Pkwy, Fort Myers
Cost: $749
Contact: FGCU Office of Continuing Education & Off-Campus Programs at (239) 425-3270 continuinged@fgcu.edu
Register at https://registerce.fgcu.edu/



 
FGCU Summer Camp Schedule
 

Monday, June 8 through Wednesday, June 10

FGCU Women’s Basketball 2015 Summer Camp
Hosted by FGCU Athletics
Camp Type: Athletic
Age Requirements: Grades 5 - 12
Camp Description: The camp provides a well-rounded instruction to the game for kids of varying skill levels. The instructors of the camp will emphasize the basic skills and fundamentals required to effectively play the game of basketball.
Contact: Scott Richardson at (239) 590-1566 or srichardson@fgcu.edu

Monday, June 8 through Thursday, June 11

Eagle Baseball Youth Skills Camp
Hosted by FGCU Athletics
Camp Type: Athletic
Age Requirements: 6 - 12
Camp Description: The Eagle Baseball Youth Summer Day Camp's goal is to make the experience at camp as simple and enjoyable as possible by improving campers' baseball skills and developing proper playing habits while keeping it fun during the camp. Program emphasis will be on individual skills and fundamentals of the game.
Contact: Dane Wisneski at (239) 590-7059 dpwisneski4570@eagle.fgcu.edu

Jim Blankenship’s Women’s Soccer Elite Jr. Camp
Hosted by FGCU Athletics
Camp Type: Athletic
Age Requirements: 10 - 13
Camp Description: The Elite Jr. camp focuses mainly on the technical education and development of players age 10-13.  Tactical ideas will be introduced as well.  Our goal is to get young players to the next level as they prepare for all of their future successes in the game.
Contact: Jim Blankenship at (239) 590-7571 or jblanken@fgcu.edu

Monday, June 8 through Friday, June 12

Jim Blankenship’s Women’s Soccer Day Camp
Hosted by FGCU Athletics
Camp Type: Athletic
Age Requirements: 6 - 14
Camp Description: The day camp is designed for players wanting to learn the fundamental skills of soccer.  Individual instruction emphasizes the use of correct techniques.
Contact: Jim Blankenship at (239) 590-7571 or jblanken@fgcu.edu

Neal Studd's Swim Camp (with Intensive Camp Option)
Hosted by FGCU Athletics
Camp Type: Athletic
Age Requirements: 7 - 18
Camp Description: This swim camp focuses on fitness, stroke technique, starts, turns, nutrition and mental training.  Each camper will receive specific instruction on all four strokes, turns and starts.
Contact: Leah Studd at (239) 405-2503 or leahstudd4@gmail.com

Friday, June 12 through Sunday, June 14

Joe Dooley Basketball 2015 Team Camp
Hosted by FGCU Athletics
Camp Type: Athletic
Age Requirements: High School Teams
Camp Description: The goal of this camp is to help prepare high school teams for their upcoming seasons by playing together against quality competition.
Contact: Tyler Schwab at (850) 596-3316 or tschwab@fgcu.edu

Saturday, June 13 through Wednesday, June 17

Neal Studd's Swim Camp (with Intensive Camp Option)
Hosted by FGCU Athletics
Camp Type: Athletic
Age Requirements: 7 - 18
Camp Description: This swim camp focuses on fitness, stroke technique, starts, turns, nutrition and mental training.  Each camper will receive specific instruction on all four strokes, turns and starts.
Contact: Leah Studd at (239) 405-2503 or leahstudd4@gmail.com

Monday, June 15 through Tuesday, June 16

FGCU Summer Softball Advanced Hitting Camp
Hosted by FGCU Athletics
Camp Type: Athletic
Age Requirements: 13 and Older
Camp Objectives: To teach the experienced softball player the correct mechanics and mental approach necessary to be a successful batter, slapper, bunter, and base runner. This clinic is designed for the advanced hitter who will be evaluated using a variety of techniques. We will incorporate hitting drills designed to accelerate skill levels.
Contact: Alycia Bachkora at (239) 590-7062 or abachkora@fgcu.edu

FGCU Summer Softball Advanced Defense Camp
Hosted by FGCU Athletics
Camp Type: Athletic
Age Requirements: 13 and Older
Camp Objectives: To teach the experienced softball player the necessary fundamentals to become a solid reliable defender. Will develop proper mechanics in throwing, receiving, and fielding. Advanced individual work at a player’s specific position will be incorporated with the skills utilized at these positions.
Contact: Alycia Bachkora at (239) 590-7062 or abachkora@fgcu.edu

Monday, June 15 through Thursday, June 18

FGCU Summer Youth Fun Camp
Hosted by FGCU Athletics
Camp Type: Athletic
Age Requirements: Boys and Girls Ages 5 - 12
Camp Description: This camp is geared toward youth who want to come out and enjoy themselves for an entire week playing games like kickball, whiffle ball, soccer, and capture the flag just to name a few. Baseball skills will be taught as well, but we really want the kids to enjoy themselves and have a great time with their friends from the local community.
Contact: Dane Wisneski at (239) 590-7059 dpwisneski4570@eagle.fgcu.edu

Joe Dooley Basketball 2015 Individual Camp Session 1
Hosted by FGCU Athletics
Camp Type: Athletic
Age Requirements: Boys Grades 3 – 12
Camp Description: The goal of this camp is to teach players various ways to score and how to implement them into games. Campers will learn individual skill programs which NBA players follow to improve their skill levels.
Contact: Tyler Schwab at (850) 596-3316 or tschwab@fgcu.edu

Wednesday, June 17

FGCU Summer Softball Advanced Pitching Camp
Hosted by FGCU Athletics
Camp Type: Athletic
Age Requirements: 13 and Older
Camp Objectives: To teach the experienced softball pitcher the fundamentals required to throw a pitch correctly, with the spin and velocity as on target as possible. Will work on locating all pitches as well as finding the pitch each player throws best.
Contact: Alycia Bachkora at (239) 590-7062 or abachkora@fgcu.edu

Monday, June 22 through Friday, June 26

Neal Studd's Swim Camp (with Intensive Camp Option)
Hosted by FGCU Athletics
Camp Type: Athletic
Age Requirements: 7 - 18
Camp Description: This swim camp focuses on fitness, stroke technique, starts, turns, nutrition and mental training.  Each camper will receive specific instruction on all four strokes, turns and starts.
Contact: Leah Studd at (239) 405-2503 or leahstudd4@gmail.com

Saturday, June 27 through Sunday, June 28

Neal Studd's Starts, Turns and Stroke Technique Clinic
Hosted by FGCU Athletics
Camp Type: Athletic
Age Requirements: 7 - 18
Camp Description: This clinic is designed to maximize the fine tuning process of racing starts and turns. The stroke technique portion of the camp will focus on individual development.
Contact: Leah Studd at (239) 405-2503 or leahstudd4@gmail.com

Monday, June 29 through Thursday, July 2

FGCU Summer Youth Fun Camp
Hosted by FGCU Athletics
Camp Type: Athletic
Age Requirements: Boys and Girls Ages 5 - 12
Camp Description: This camp is geared toward youth who want to come out and enjoy themselves for an entire week playing games like kickball, whiffle ball, soccer, and capture the flag just to name a few. Baseball skills will be taught as well, but we really want the kids to enjoy themselves and have a great time with their friends from the local community.
Contact: Dane Wisneski at (239) 590-7059 dpwisneski4570@eagle.fgcu.edu

Monday, July 6 through Wednesday, July 8

FGCU Summer Softball All Skills Camp
Hosted by FGCU Athletics
Camp Type: Athletic
Age Requirements: 8 - 13
Camp Objectives: To teach fundamentals of all aspects of the game: throwing, catching hitting, slapping, bunting, base running, etc. The camp will develop proper mechanics as well as situational thinking. Individual work at a player’s specific position will be incorporated.
Contact: Alycia Bachkora at (239) 590-7062 or abachkora@fgcu.edu

Friday, July 10 through Sunday, July 12

Gulf Coast Soccer Academy Futsal Camp
Hosted by FGCU Athletics
Camp Type: Athletic
Age Requirements: Boys Ages 8 – 17
Camp Description: These are intense and fun training sessions with a focus on the specific technical and tactical aspects of Futsal and it's relation to soccer.  The goal is to grow the game of Futsal at the youth level – enhancing the skills of all soccer players as well as providing a fun and safe playing environment.
Contact: Gulf Coast Soccer Academy at (239) 590-7130 or info@gulfcoastsocceracademy.com

Monday, July 13 through Wednesday, July 15

2015 Matt Botsford Summer Volleyball All Skills Camp
Hosted by FGCU Athletics
Camp Type: Athletic
Age Requirements: 10 - 18
Camp Description: Players will be grouped by skill level at which point high repetition training will guide the sessions. The emphasis is on maintaining a fast paced and challenging environment that will foster skill development and player growth. Coaches will cover all phases of the game and positional specific opportunities will be presented within each session.
Contact: Danny Mahy at (239) 590-7223 or dmahy@fgcu.edu

Monday, July 13 through Thursday, July 16

FGCU Summer Youth Fun Camp
Hosted by FGCU Athletics
Camp Type: Athletic
Age Requirements: Boys and Girls Ages 5 - 12
Camp Description: This camp is geared toward youth who want to come out and enjoy themselves for an entire week playing games like kickball, whiffle ball, soccer, and capture the flag just to name a few. Baseball skills will be taught as well, but we really want the kids to enjoy themselves and have a great time with their friends from the local community.
Contact: Dane Wisneski at (239) 590-7059 dpwisneski4570@eagle.fgcu.edu

Thursday, July 16 through Friday, July 17

2015 Matt Botsford Summer Volleyball All Skills Camp
Hosted by FGCU Athletics
Camp Type: Athletic
Age Requirements: 10 - 18
Camp Description: Players will be grouped by skill level at which point high repetition training will guide the sessions. The emphasis is on maintaining a fast paced and challenging environment that will foster skill development and player growth. Coaches will cover all phases of the game and positional specific opportunities will be presented within each session.
Contact: Danny Mahy at (239) 590-7223 or dmahy@fgcu.edu

Saturday, July 18 through Monday, July 20

2015 Matt Botsford Summer Volleyball All Skills Camp
Hosted by FGCU Athletics
Camp Type: Athletic
Age Requirements: 10 - 18
Camp Description: Players will be grouped by skill level at which point high repetition training will guide the sessions. The emphasis is on maintaining a fast paced and challenging environment that will foster skill development and player growth. Coaches will cover all phases of the game and positional specific opportunities will be presented within each session.
Contact: Danny Mahy at (239) 590-7223 or dmahy@fgcu.edu

Monday, July 20 through Thursday, July 23

Eagles Baseball Summer Prospect Camp
Hosted by FGCU Athletics
Camp Type: Athletic
Age Requirements: Grades 6 - 12
Camp Description: The Eagle Baseball Summer Prospect Camp has been developed as a highly instructional baseball experience. We will assemble a staff of coaches dedicated to teaching the skills necessary to reach the collegiate playing level. The camp provides an environment that promotes discipline and hard work.
Contact: Dane Wisneski at (239) 590-7059 dpwisneski4570@eagle.fgcu.edu

Wednesday, July 22 through Friday, July 24

2015 Matt Botsford Summer Volleyball All Skills Camp
Hosted by FGCU Athletics
Camp Type: Athletic
Age Requirements: 10 - 18
Camp Description: Players will be grouped by skill level at which point high repetition training will guide the sessions. The emphasis is on maintaining a fast paced and challenging environment that will foster skill development and player growth. Coaches will cover all phases of the game and positional specific opportunities will be presented within each session.
Contact: Danny Mahy at (239) 590-7223 or dmahy@fgcu.edu

Saturday, July 25 through Monday, July 27

2015 Matt Botsford Summer Volleyball Team Camp
Hosted by FGCU Athletics
Camp Type: Athletic
Age Requirements: 10 - 18
Camp Description: This camp will combine skill sessions, wash drill sessions, and team competition. The format will include skill sessions in the morning, wash drills in the afternoon, and regular matches in the evenings. Systems, mental approaches, and tactics will be also be taught.
Contact: Danny Mahy at (239) 590-7223 or dmahy@fgcu.edu

Tuesday, July 28 through Friday, July 31

Jim Blankenship’s Women’s Soccer Elite Camp
Hosted by FGCU Athletics
Camp Type: Athletic
Age Requirements: 14 - 18
Camp Description: The Elite residential camp is designed to improve the skill level and tactical understanding of players 14-18.  Practice sessions will be intense and very competitive to challenge at every level of the player's ability.
Contact: Jim Blankenship at (239) 590-7571 or jblanken@fgcu.edu

Friday, July 31 through Sunday, August 2

Gulf Coast Soccer Academy Preseason ID Camp
Hosted by FGCU Athletics
Camp Type: Athletic
Age Requirements: Boys Ages 12 - 18
Camp Description: Five extensive high level training sessions + full-sided games. The camp also includes a NCAA recruiting seminar and a Q&A session with the college coaches.
Contact: Gulf Coast Soccer Academy at (239) 590-7130 or info@gulfcoastsocceracademy.com

Monday, August 3 through Thursday, August 6

Joe Dooley Basketball 2015 Individual Camp Session 2
Hosted by FGCU Athletics
Camp Type: Athletic
Age Requirements: Boys Grades 3 – 12
Camp Description: The goal of this camp is to teach players various ways to score and how to implement them into games. Campers will learn individual skill programs which NBA players follow to improve their skill levels.
Contact: Tyler Schwab at (850) 596-3316 or tschwab@fgcu.edu

Monday, August 3 through Friday, August 7

FGCU Mathletes Summer Camp
Hosted by FGCU Department of Mathematics
Camp Type: Academic
Age Requirements: Grades 7 - 8
Camp Description: This camp is a program for bright and talented middle school students interested in investigating concepts in mathematics that are not usually introduced at the middle school level. The program focuses on improving problem solving abilities, strengthening communication skills and developing collaboration and leadership skills.
Contact: Tanya Huffman at (239) 590-7648 or mathletes@fgcu.edu

 

 

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