Center for Technology Outreach
Building a habitat to sustain life on Mars, coding video games and designing robots for competition are just a few of the ways the Center for Technology Outreach in the College of Engineering, Applied Science & Technology helps young learners explore the world. Thanks to the help of generous donors and hundreds of volunteers annually, the outreach programs are offered free or for low cost across Utah.
Seven week summer academic program for high achieving students. Students attend daily classes in math, science and technology. Free for families. PREP is a schools, university and community partnership with Davis, Ogden and Weber School Districts and local industy.
In Explore, teams of students ages 6-10 focus on the fundamentals of engineering as they explore real-world problems, learn to design, and code and create unique solutions made with LEGO bricks and powered by LEGO® Education WeDo 2.0.
FIRST LEGO League introduces science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) to children ages 4-14 through fun, exciting hands-on learning. Participants gain real-world problem-solving experiences through a guided, global robotics program, helping today’s students and teachers build a better future together.
Problem solving and fun unite for parents and daughters as they tackle engineering challenges together and hear from inspiring women in STEM. Each challenge is designed and facilitated by EAST faculty with WSU students to encourage and help each parent/daughter team.
Coding & Creativity Bootcamp Series for Super Beginners! These Bootcamps are a fun way to learn useful new skills in a carefully structured and non-judgmental environment with faculty from EAST and the Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities.
Students learn about space travel and colonization as an engaging classroom project then gather at WSU for 'Link-Up' day to set up their own giant shelters in the Swenson Gym. Partnership with Hill AFB STEM.
Underwater robotics program that equips teachers and students with the resources they need to build an underwater Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV). Partnership with the Weber, Davis & Ogden School Districts.
School of Computing faculty provide a week long camp dedicated to the popular pursuit of designing video games.
Designed specifically to provide girls an opportunity to learn about computers, programming, technology and design.
EAST Outreach supports STEM events throughout the Wasatch Front. We offer interactive and informative booths to encourage children and adults to learn more about STEM education and career options.
WSU's Upward Bound program and EAST work together to offer classes in programming, cyber security, website development, engineering technology, engineering, construction mgmt, etc. along with family nights and more!
An exciting 3 day, 2 night camp where young women explore the art and science of metalwork through the medium of welding.
EAST collaborated with Mt. Ogden Jr. High's Career and College Education class on this fun project. WSU students mentored 175 7th graders, worked on an Air Quality project with them and had two pizza & project family nights!
Staff & Faculty Associates
Program Coordinator K-12 Programs