WOW Elementary is our outreach program that has partnered with Columbus City Schools for over 19 years. This program brings engaging, age appropriate science experiments to spark an interest in STEM fields in the children. The students are exposed to college students in STEM majors, showing them potential academic pathways they can follow in the future.
WOW^2 works with middle school students to provide challenging and enlightening science experiments with the goal of fostering a wonder for STEM fields. By working with college students, the middle school students get a glimpse of what it looks like to be a STEM student.
Metro Middle School
Metro Middle School is our outreach program focusing on mentoring and tutoring middle school students in STEM classes. College students assist the teachers in the classroom, tutor after school and give Metro students exposure to the STEM fields available at OSU.
Metro High School
Metro High School is our outreach program dealing with the students preparing for college. The high school students are provided with STEM tutoring and a place to direct questions about college life. Here, they can see what it will be like for them to pursue their academic interests at OSU.