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Precollege Programs

Summer Experience in Science and Engineering for Youth (SESEY) offers a unique opportunity for high school girls and minority students with an aptitude for math and science in engineering fields. This one-week summer program encourages students to explore the world of engineering and to consider careers in its variety of fields.

The Office of Precollege Programs supports and oversees a wide range of youth outreach activities designed to increase college access and academic preparation for Oregon’s youth. Academic programs and youth camps provide a pipeline to higher education and offer opportunities to enhance physical and mental well-being.

Precollege Blog

2014 Engineering Club Carnival at OSU

May 16, 2014

The College of Engineering will host its third annual Engineering Club Carnival on May 29th, 2014 from 1-5PM. The event will be held on OSU’s campus at the Kelley Engineering Center. All proceeds go directly to the Linn Benton food bank. There will be approximately 18 different carnival booths/games hosted by various engineering clubs. Participants […] Read full story.

Students learn about Microtechnology from the Professionals at MBI

Aug 29, 2013

Oregon State University’s STEM Academy teamed up with the Microproducts Breakthrough Institute at the Oregon Nanoscience and Microtechnologies Institute (ONAMI) to provide an opportunity for 20 fifth- to eighth-graders to explore Microtechnology! Students worked with each other and industry professionals as they utilized their brains, built heat exchange conductors, and increased their excitement about science. In […] Read full story.

Sea Grant Hosts Underwater Robot Competition

Apr 9, 2013

The newly formed Oregon Regional MATE (Marine Advanced Technology Education) ROV (Remotely Operated Vehicle) Program is designed to provide hands-on instruction and support for educators seeking to integrate STEM while engaging their students in authentic, inquiry-based, experiential learning.  Last year, Oregon Sea Grant’s Marine Education Program worked with University of Washington staff to establish the […] Read full story.

SMILE Math and Science Nights in Corvallis

Nov 21, 2012

From LIFE@OSU Under the watchful eye of Oregon State University student Vanessa Robinson, a Lincoln School student carefully combined tape, a plastic spoon and some small sticks to make his unique version of a catapult. Robinson’s eyes widened as she saw his technique. “That is a creative solution I’ve never seen before,” she said. “Let’s […] Read full story.

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New assay to spot fake malaria drugs could save thousands of lives

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Jul 15, 2014

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Chemists and students in science and engineering at Oregon State University have created a new type… Read full story.

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Antibiotic use prevalent in hospice patients despite limited evidence of its value

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Jul 14, 2014

CORVALLIS, Ore. – New research suggests that use of antibiotics is still prevalent among terminal patients who have chosen… Read full story.

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Study: Young women with sexy social media photos seen as less competent

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Jul 14, 2014

BEND, Ore. – Girls and young women who post sexy or revealing photos on social media sites such as… Read full story.

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Precipitation, not warming temperatures, may be key in bird adaptation to climate change

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Jul 10, 2014

CORVALLIS, Ore. – A new model analyzing how birds in western North America will respond to climate change suggests… Read full story.

Contact Info

Precollege Programs
239 Covell Hall
Corvallis, Oregon 97331
phone: 541-737-6422
Email: precollege@oregonstate.edu
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