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Students in 9th - 12th grades explore exciting careers in marine science at our Career Day events. 

Parent feedback about Career Day: "I just wanted you to know my daughter had a great time and learned so much. She has been talking about it all weekend. I will highly recommend this to any of our students here in Hillsboro… Thank you again for such an information-packed learning experience."

Student feedback about Career Day:  "It opened my eyes to the other possibilities that I could do when I leave high school."

CSI: Careers in Science Investigation

Fall CSI - Wednesday, October 19, 2016, 9:30-3:30

Spring CSI - Wednesday, March 15, 2017, 9:30-3:30 (Registration will open in January 8, 2017)

$30.00 per student, registration fees are non-refundable

Registration will open August 15, 2016

  • Hear from researchers about upcoming projects and recent discoveries
  • Explore science through hands-on activities and behind-the-scenes tours
  • Help researchers collect data

 *Adults will need to register for their child or dependents.  Set up your profile then add your dependents.

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What is CSI?

Other Career Resources

Build an ROV

  • - Detailed information about careers in marine biology, marine engineering, oceanography and related fields, including personal stories of working scientists, salary ranges and educational requirements.
  • Marine Career Links - from OceanLink, check out links to careers in marine science, interviews with marine scientists, marine labs, institutes, and universities.
  • OceanAGE Careers - NOAA Ocean careers to inspire another generation of explorers.  From underwater pilots to research scientists, these marine explorers provide students with first-hand knowledge of exciting careers through live interviews, profiles, and mission logs.
  • Career Services at Oregon State University - 24-hour access to a variety of career planning tools.




For information and questions, contact:

Kathryn Hawes
Hatfield Marine Science Center
2030 SE Marine Science Dr
Newport, OR 97365

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