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Merit Badge University Print
Saturday, February 14 2015
An opportunity for Boy Scouts to earn merit badges while being exposed to a wide spectrum of academic disciplines at West Virginia University.

Date: Saturday, February 14th, 2015

Time: Check-In at 8:00 am at WVU's Rec Center
Program will run from 9:00 am until 5:30 pm

Location: West Virginia University Rec Center and other campus locations

Cost: $6.00 (postmarked by February 6)
$10 if paid after February 6. (pre-registration ends on February 10)
Scouts are encouraged to bring additional money for snacks and lunch.

Uniform: All participants must wear Field Uniform (Class A)

2015 Merit Badge Offerings

*Denotes Eagle-Required

Full Day

  1. *Citizenship in the Nation
  2. *Citizenship in the World
  3. *Communication
  4. Engineering
  5. *First Aid
  6. Game Design
  7. Journalism
  8. Law
  9. Mining in Society
  10. Model Design and Building
  11. Moviemaking
  12. Nuclear Science
  13. Programming
  14. Radio
  15. Robotics
  16. Search and Rescue
  17. *Sustainability
  18. Veterinary Medicine

Half Day: Morning Session

  1. *Cooking
  2. Fingerprinting

Half Day: Afternoon Session

  1. Automotive Maintenance
  2. Crime Prevention

Prerequisites: Scouts should complete prerequisites as described on the list of prerequisites (available soon) and bring proof of completion to MBU.

Registration: Prior registration and payment is required. Register online at http://statler.wvu.edu/outreach/mbu.php or by completing the mail-in registration form and permission slip.

Note: Certain items must be mailed to confirm registration. Registration and payment will not be accepted at the Council Office. All spaces are first come, first served. Certain classes may be cancelled due to low enrollment. Scouts will be emailed a confirmation of their registration.

Please mail the following items. If payment and Blue Card are not received by February 10, the registration is subject to cancellation.

  1. Registration form and permission slip - Only if not registering online
  2. Blue Card - Completely filled out, with unit leader's signature
  3. Check or money order (no cash), made payable to Mountaineer Area Council 

Mail To:

Dr. Daniel W. McNeil
West Virginia University
PO Box 6040
Morgantown, WV 26506


Location: West Virginia University
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