Nelson Gibson, Jr. - Summer Academic/Arts
Organized by: Christal Heyward
Our 14-year old son, Nelson, is a talented and amazing young man who has been selected to attend the S.T.E.M. Program. S.T.E.M. is an acronym for "Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math". This one week program will be held on the campus of Emory Univrsity of Emory University. He will participate in many hands-on activities as they help to prepare the students for high school and college. His musical and vocal abilities earned him an opportunity yo audition for and get accepted into The Vocal program at the S.C. Governors School for Arts and Humanities. This 2-week program will be held on the school's campus in Greenville, SC. June 19-July 2, 2016. Nelson Is a rising 9th grader at Chas Co School of the Arts. He studies Classical Piano privately under the direction of Mrs. Barbara Manaker in Charleston, SC. An audition earned him an opportunity to sing with the National Choir in Salt Lake City, Utah, he is an All-County Chorus singer and All-State singer.