UO undergraduates can earn upper-division credit and gain valuable work experience through the museum's Participatory Learning Experience (PLE) program.

 

  PUBLIC PROGRAMS PLE 

Requirements

  • Students earn one (1) credit per term by fulfilling 35 hours in the museum's Public Programs division. Students can complete their hours as interpreters in the exhibit halls, helping with special events, and/or leading education programs for visiting school groups.

  • A two-term commitment is required

  • During the first term of service, students are required to participate in training sessions on Mondays and Wednesdays from 2:00 to 4:30 p.m.

Download our PLE announcement to learn more.
Public Programs PLE students are accepted on an interview basis. Please submit an application to be considered.

Questions? Call 541-346-1694 or email robyna@uoregon.edu.

  COLLECTIONS AND RESEARCH PLE 

If you're interested in a PLE in our collections or research divisions, please contact them directly:

Anthropological Collections
Pamela Endzweig: 541-346-5120 or endzweig@uoregon.edu

Paleontological Collections and Research
Edward Davis: 541-346-3461 or edavis@uoregon.edu

Archaeological Research
Thomas Connolly: 541-346-3031 or connolly@uoregon.edu