Oregon State University

Community Outreach Programs

Title Description Season/term Subject(s) Contact Name Grade
Family Science and Engineering Nights OSU students and faculty bring hands-on science and engineering activities to local elementary schools for students and their families.(see details)
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Engineering, Science Emily Nicholson: 541-737-9424
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GEAR UP Summer Programs GEAR UP (Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs) is a federal program that promotes college readiness for low-income students in rural locations. OSU partners with the Sweet...(see details) Summer Science Emily Nicholson: 541-737-9424
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KidSpirit Youth Programs KidSpirit, which is sponsored by the College of Health and Human Sciences, offers year-round programs for children ages 2 years through high school.(see details)
Fall
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Summer
Art, Math, Music, Science Kidspirit: 541-737-KIDS
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Migrant Student Leadership Institute The purpose of the Migrant Student Leadership Institute is to build leadership skills in Oregon migrant students as well as to expose them to college life and encourage students to attend college,...(see details) Summer Art, Engineering, History, Literature, Math, Music, Science Amas Aduviri: 541-737-3923
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Mobile Science and Engineering Camps Since rural students have fewer opportunities to experience hands-on STEM activites, mobile STEM camps were developed to reach out to rural students throught Oregon. Two-day camps are offered...(see details) Summer Engineering, Science Jean Garcia-Chitwood: 541-737-6422
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Outreach in Biotechnology The ORB program is an educational outreach education program to promote public understanding of biotechnology in agriculture and natural resources. The program aims to explain the science behind...(see details)
Fall
Spring
Winter
Summer
Science Steve Strauss: 541-737-6578
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Phronesis Summer Leadership Camp The Phronesis Summer Leadership Camp aims to teach young leaders how to organize within their communities. Participants will learn strategies for responding to social injustice and the importance of...(see details) Summer History Stephanie Jenkins: 541-737-6517
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Scientists and Teachers in Education Partnerships (STEPs) The STEPs program is a STEM outreach program at Oregon State University which strives to enhance 6-12 science, math, health, and engineering education by forging collaborative partnerships between...(see details)
Fall
Spring
Winter
Engineering, Math, Science Kari van Zee; Dan Arp (Director): Dr. Kari van Zee: 541-737-1773
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STEM Academy Grades: 2-12 A nonprofit community-based program, offering enrichment educational opportunities, especially in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields to elementary, middle, and...(see details)
Spring
Winter
Summer
Engineering, Math, Science Cathy Law: 541-737-1822
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Summer Experience in Science and Engineering for Youth (SESEY) 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-...(see details) Summer Engineering Skip Rochefort: 541-737-2408
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Contact Info

Precollege Programs
110 Snell Hall
Corvallis, Oregon 97331
phone: 541-737-9424
Email: precollege@oregonstate.edu
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