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Precollege Programs

Schedule your group’s visit to OSU! The Office of Precollege Programs annually hosts over 5,000 students, teachers and parents for a day at Oregon State University through our Campus Field Trips program.

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

East Meets West

Jul 24, 2014

Some 7th and 8th graders in our TAG Programs’ Outside the Box learned about the Chinese culture in the program “East Meets West.” More on what the students did can be seen, including a few YouTube videos, on the http://blog.huayuworld.org/huahuafun. Read full story.

Inside Outside the Box

Jul 24, 2014

One class of 7th and 8th graders in our Outside the Box program created a blog of their own called “Inside Outside the Box”. The students wrote stories, posted pictures, and hosted interviews capturing a glimpse into the other Outside the Box classes. Take a look! http://otbblog2014.weebly.com/ Read full story.

SESEY 2014

Jul 24, 2014

The Precollege Programs’ Summer Experience in Science and Engineering for Youth (SESEY) is a program primarily for high school girls and ethnic minorities traditionally underrepresented in science and engineering. Students are paired with a faculty mentor in engineering to conduct a mini-research project. 2014, its 17th year at Oregon State University, SESEY had around 60 […] Read full story.

Phronesis Lab Philosophy Seminar

Jul 24, 2014

  In collaboration with College Hill High School, Phronesis Lab: Experiments in Engaged Ethics offers annually a ten-week philosophy seminar on peace and social justice designed for and by at-risk youth. The instructional team is comprised of graduate students in the MA in Applied Ethics program, senior undergraduate philosophy students, and community volunteers. High-school students take the seminar […] Read full story.

Newsfeed

OSU News Release

Lionfish characteristics make them more “terminator” than predator

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Aug 14, 2014

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – New research on the predatory nature of red lionfish, the invasive Pacific Ocean species that is… Read full story.

Walmart and The Walmart Foundation award OSU grant to help boost U.S. manufacturing

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Aug 14, 2014

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Oregon State University has been chosen for one of the first seven grants from the Walmart… Read full story.

OSU News Release

Scientists discover the miracle of how geckos move, cling to ceilings

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Aug 12, 2014

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Researchers at Oregon State University have developed a model that explains how geckos, as well as… Read full story.

City manager to lead OSU Foundation’s athletics fundraising

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Aug 11, 2014

CORVALLIS, Ore. – James “Jim” Patterson, city manager and CEO of the City of Corvallis, has been named the… 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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or property owned or controlled by Oregon State University; and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from, the campus. The report also includes institutional policies concerning campus security, such as policies concerning sexual assault, and other matters. This year's report is available in printed form by

contacting the Oregon State University, Department of Public Safety, which is located in room 200, Cascade Hall, 601 SW 17th Street, Corvallis, OR 97331. The report may also be found on the University's Department of Public Safety website.