Student Enrichment

The following organizations and institutions offer resources to support students as they learn about science in Nebraska schools.

Nebraska Area Health Education Centers (AHEC)

Camps
Aim for the Stars Summer Science and Math Camp
College of Saint Mary Summer Camps
OPS/Bellevue PS Summer Camps
Resident Science Camps
Chase County SCORE (Science Camps Offer Rewarding Experiences)
Strategic Air and Space Museum Summer Camps
Young Nebraska Scientists

Career Days
Careers in Health Care booklet
Chadron Career Day
Omaha Urban Health Career Day

College Prep
Creighton Health Careers Opportunity Program
Nebraska College Prep Academy

Pre-Professional Programs
Rural Health Opportunities Program (RHOP)
UNMC Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP)

Materials
County Extension Office
Nebraska State Museum Kits for school check-out
NSTA SciLinks - web-based resources and teaching tools
UNMC Students ROCK mini-grant program

Museums/Exhibits
Crane Trust/Crane Meadows
Edgerton Museum (Aurora, NE)
Henry Doorly Zoo
Homestead Prairie Center (Beatrice, NE)
Lincoln Children’s Museum
Lincoln Children’s Zoo
Omaha Children’s Museum
Wayne State College Fred G. Dale Planetarium

Shows
CAPOW (Chemistry and Physics on Wheels)
Mad Science Traveling Demo Show

Workshops
Girls, Incorporated of Omaha Science workshops for students
Traveling Biotech Workshop