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Precollege Programs

Winter Wonderings provides a variety of challenging, engaging Saturday courses designed specifically for gifted, talented, and high-ability 3rd & 4th, and 5th & 6th graders.

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

Science Night in Dallas

Feb 4, 2015

Throughout the year, the Family Science and Engineering Night (FSEN) team including chemistry instructor Margie Haak and engineering professor Skip Rochefort, at Oregon State University visit elementary schools around Corvallis bringing with them fun hands-on activities that are designed to get students and their families interested in science. On Thursday, January 22, the FSEN team […] Read full story.

Looking for New High School Academic quiz-bowl Coaches

Dec 4, 2014

Calling all High School Teachers! Who: You and your enthusiastic High School Students What: An academic quiz-bowl called The Salmon Bowl Where: Oregon State University, Corvallis When: Saturday, February 28th, 2015 Why: It’s a blast, the student’s love it, and it expands learning beyond the classroom! The Salmon Bowl is Oregon’s Regional Science Bowl, one […] Read full story.

Volunteer with ASPIRE

Nov 14, 2014

“Every child deserves a champion, an adult who will never give up on them, who understands the power of connection and insists that they become the best that they can possibly be.” – Rita Pierson The ASPIRE program is looking for volunteers in the Milwuakie, OR area. Consider becoming an ASPIRE volunteer at Rex Putnam […] Read full story.

LEGO 3D Chocolate Printer

Oct 27, 2014

Some high school students spend their summers hanging with friends or enjoying the summer sun. One particular high school student in Corvallis spent it designing a 3D printer that creates structures made of chocolate.   Albert Cai, a student at Crescent Valley High School, spent the summer participating in an internship program with Dr. Skip […] Read full story.

Newsfeed

The art and science of color to be topic at Corvallis Science Pub

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Mar 30, 2015

CORVALLIS, Ore. – From art to clothes to entertainment, color shapes modern life. At the Corvallis Science Pub on… Read full story.

OSU News Release

Publication bias and ‘spin’ raise questions about drugs for anxiety disorders

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Mar 30, 2015

CORVALLIS, Ore. – A new analysis reported in JAMA Psychiatry raises serious questions about the increasingly common use of… Read full story.

Auditions for OSU’s one-act festival to be held April 6-7

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Mar 26, 2015

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Auditions for Oregon State University Theatre’s spring One-Act Festival, featuring four original comedies by OSU Theatre… Read full story.

OSU News Release

Disrupted biological clock linked to Alzheimer’s disease

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Mar 26, 2015

CORVALLIS, Ore. – New research has identified some of the processes by which molecules associated with neurological diseases can… 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.