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Pre-College Programs

Choose from the following program categories:

Academic | Cultural | College Awareness | Mentoring | Service Learning | Summer Camps

Academic Programs

Title Description Season/Term Grades
Cheney Strings Academy Free strings program offered at Cheney Middle School by Music Depatrment

Contact: John Marshall
All Year MS
FIRST Robotics Competition Regional robotics competition, multi-day

Contacts: Mike Westfall, Judd Case
Spring HS
JumpStart Orientation and initial military training for prospective Army ROTC Cadets.

Contact: Rob Riedel
Summer HS
Regional History Day Part of a regional/state contest in which students conduct research on a historical topic and share their findings through exhibits, websites, documentaries, oral presentations and papers

Contact: Kathleen Huttenmeir
Winter MS, HS
Riverpoint Advanced Mathematics Partnership-- Algebra College preparation--first year algebra   9
Science Olympiad On campus competition for area HS students, tours

Contacts: Sue Murphy, Heather McKean
Spring MS, HS
SeaPerch challenge for MS Underwater remote vehicle challenge

Contact: Jason Durfee
Winter MS
Tech Outreach Faculty member is working with Spokane high school teachers to could help set up meetings or tours on campus.

Contact: Deacon Band
Fall HS
Triceratops 3rd grade poetry program partnership between Spokane Public Schools and Creative Writing Program

Contact: Sam Ligon
Spring ES
West Valley Civics Conference 5-12 grade campus exploration, civics lessons and tours with West Valley School District

Contact: Community Engagement
Winter MS, HS

 

Cultural Programs

Title Description Season/Term Grades
American Indian Studies HS Day College exploration, tour and speaker

Contact: Nicole Devon
Spring MS, HS
Black and Brown Male Summit Young men conference, college exploration, sessions, cultural competency, co-sponsored with other educational partners

Contact: Randy Corradine
Spring HS, CC
Cinco de Mayo Parent and student conference, college exploration, tour, workshops, services and dept. fair, cultural entertainment

Contact: Adrian Reyes
Spring MS, HS
EWU Native American Students Association POW WOW Contact: Native American Students Association Spring Pre-K, Adult
Girl on Fire Young women conference, college exploration, sessions, cultural competency, co-sponsored with other educational partners

Contact: Randy Corradine
Winter HS
Izkali Calmecac Student Conference Weekend overnight conference, college exploration, sessions, speaker, cultural entertainment

Contact: Martin Meraz-Garcia
Fall HS
Students of Color Symposium Overnight program for students from the Martin Luther King Jr. Center

Contact: LaToya Bracket
Summer HS

 

College Awareness Programs

Title Description Season/Term Grades
American Indian Studies Attending National/Regional Conferences National Indian Education Conference, Northwest Indian Youth Conference

Contact: Nicole Devon
Fall & Spring MS, HS
Application Nights Partnership with high schools to host an EWU Application Night

Contact: Admissions
Fall HS, CC
Boys and Girls Club College exploration, tour, sessions

Contact: Randy Corradine
Fall, Winter, Spring MS, HS
Career Investigation Workshop Upon request from high school, created by Admissions, various depts depending upon request

Contact: Admissions
Fall, Winter, Spring HS
Carper Orcas Island Public Schools Scholarship Program A scholarship program with an outreach component in which Professor Bonny Bazemore in History visits Orcas Island High School

Contact: Bonny Bazemore
Spring HS
College Success Foundation Outreach/ Showcase Bringing CSF scholarship eligible students to campus, college exploration, sessions, tours

Contact: Stan Pichinevskiy
Fall HS
Field Days Campus exploration and tours

Contact: Stan Pichinevskiy
Spring K-5
Financial Aid & Scholarship Nights Hosted by high schools, Admissions and Financial Aid presents or assists with filling out of FAFSA and scholarships

Contact: Admissions
Winter HS
Financial Literacy Workshop Upon request from high school, created by Admissions

Contact: Admissions
Fall, Winter, Spring HS
Finding the Right Fit Workshop Upon request from high school, created by Admissions (most popular)

Contact: Admissions
Fall, Winter, Spring HS
Get Connected: High School Spokane Public Schools, focus on career, college exploration

Contact: Whitney Meyer
Winter HS
Get Connected: Middle School Partnership program with Spokane Public Schools, focus on career, college exploration

Contact: Whitney Meyer
Winter MS
Jueves Gigante College exploration

Contact: Adrian Reyes
Fall JHS, HS
LEAP Conference College Exploration

Contact: Adrian Reyes
Spring HS
Making College the Norm-MCTN early outreach program Early outreach/college awareness program for students, grade 6-8, mainly attending Spokane Public schools

Contact: Nicole Devon
Fall, Winter, Spring MS
MESA Campus exploration and tours

Contacts: Judd Case
Spring HS
Native Project/ Native Health/Title VII Indian Ed. Summer Camp American Indian Studies sponsors and hosts a day of the camp

Contact: Nicole Devon
Summer MS, HS
Proyecto MoLe Conference College exploration, sessions, cultural competency

Contact: Adrian Reyes
Fall HS
Rural Alliance for College Success College exploration, tour, sessions

Contacts: Nate Marney, Randy Corradine
Fall, Winter, Spring HS
Spokane Tribe 477 Summer Program American Indian Studies sponsors and hosts a day of the summer program

Contact: Nicole Devon
Fall, Winter, Spring and Summer MS, HS
Tribal High Schools College exploration related to CBPA

Contact: Margo Hill
Spring HS
Women's Basketball Kid's Day Game and visit with activities

Contact: Stan Pichinevskiy
Winter ES

 
Mentoring Programs

Title Description Season/Term Grades
College Access K-12 Mentoring K-12 mentoring partnership with Cheney School District and Communities in Schools

Contact: Community Engagement
All Year ES, MS, HS
Trailblazers 21st Century Partnership K-5 afterschool mentoring partnership with Cheney Public Schools

Contact: Community Engagement
All Year ES

 
Service Learning Programs

Title Description Season/Term Grades
Anthropological Society - Mobius Science Center Outreach through Volunteering Students in the Anthropological Society volunteer several nights a month to work as instructional guides at Mobius Science Center for their programs

Contact: Rob Sauders
Winter, Spring ES, MS
AVID (CMS, Westwood) Academic Service-Learning placement

Contact: Community Engagement
All Year MS
Boys and Girls Club Academic Service-Learning (ASL) placement

Contact: Community Engagement
All Year MS, HS
Crosswalk Teen Shelter Academic Service-Learning placement

Contact: Community Engagement
All Year MS, HS
Farwell Elementary School ASL Placement/Garden-Based After-School Program

Contact: Community Engagement
Spring ES
Girl Scouts Academic Service-Learning placement

Contact: Community Engagement
All Year ES, MS, HS
Literacy Project, St. Aloysius Elementary Service-learning course partnership between St. Als School and Communication Disorders

Contact: Lesli Cleveland
Spring ES
Practicum In Community Involvement (P.I.C.I) A partnership with Lewis and Clark High School in which CSBSSW faculty serve as mentors/readers to offer guidance and feedback on students' research papers that are tied to their practicum in local organizations

Contact: Pui-Yan Lam
Winter, Spring HS Seniors
Project Hope Academic Service-Learning placement

Contact: Community Engagement
Winter, Spring HS
West Central Community Center Academic Service-Learning placement

Contact: Community Engagement
All Year Pre-K
Westwood MS ASL Placement/Garden-Based After-School Program

Contact: Community Engagement
Summer MS
YMCA Children's Center Academic Service-Learning placement

Contact: Community Engagement
All Year Pre-K

 
Summer Camps

For a full, up-to-date listing of summer camp opportunities at EWU, please visit Event Planning's Summer Camps page.

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