Our Programs


The Center for Latino/a Studies and Engagement (CL@SE) is one of only two Latino research centers in Oregon. Integrating the study of Latino communities in the United States with analysis of the histories, politics, cultures, societies, and their contributions to a transnational identity. Read more here!

Engagement Academy

OSU’s Engagement Academy supports the advancement of engaged research, scholarship, learning, and teaching at OSU and beyond through faculty, staff, and student mentoring, engagement advocacy programming, and targeted events. Providing opportunities for faculty and staff to explore new ideas that engage learners, this program promotes effective leaders, bringing innovative learning concepts to communities throughout Oregon and the region. Every year OSU’s Engagement Academy hosts the Roads Scholar Tour, Quarterly Engagement Conversations, and a team that travels to the National Engagement Academy for University Leaders.

Recipe to Market

Through OSU Open Campus, Recipe to Market Certificate courses connect culinary entrepreneurs with the world’s leading packaged food consultants.


STEM Academy engages K-12 youth in programs designed to increase college attendance and participation in the STEM fields: Science, Technology, Engineering and Math.

Tech Trek

Tech Trek is a camp for rising 8th grade girls, with the main focus of preventing young women from losing confidence in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). Tech Trek is a national program of the American Association of University Women (AAUW). Read more here!