The Utah State University College of Science has a long-standing reputation of organizing fun and informative outreach activities. We host monthly Science Unwrapped events, Science by the Slice segments on Utah Public Radio, and tours of our facilities/equipment. Our organization is committed to engaging people in exciting science learning activities.


College of Science Outreach Programs

Cache Valley Science Kids Logo

Cache Valley Science Kids

On Facebook, your one-stop shop for STEM activities offered in Cache Valley for children and teens

College News

College News

College of Science research and events in local, national and international media

Student participant and volunteer

Computer Science App Camp

A week-long computer science summer camp that teaches how to create mobile apps.

Fern specimen slide

Intermountain Herbarium

Open to the public Tuesday-Friday, 8 am-5 pm; several public hikes offered throughout the year

November Physics Demo Show

Physics Demo Show

An evening of free, family friendly science learning fun held each year on the Friday before Thanksgiving.

November Physics Demo Show

Spring Demo Show

An evening of free, family friendly science fun.

Science by the Slice

Science by the Slice

On Utah Public Radio, “quick-casts” featuring College of Science research

Science Unwrapped

Science Unwrapped

Free, public science outreach events for inquiring minds of all ages

Social Media

Social Media

Follow us online for opportunities, updates, and deadlines specific to College of Science students, alumni, and friends.

USU Geology Museum

USU Geology Museum

Open to the public Monday-Friday; tours available.

USU Insect Tours

USU Insect Tours

Guided tours and learning activities led by the USU Entomology Club

USU Oservatory

USU Observatory

Free, public viewing nights held several times during the year

USU Physics Day

USU Physics Day at Lagoon

Science learning fun day held each May at Utah’s premier amusement park

Utah Pests


Contact USU Extension specialists with your insect questions


USU Eclipse

Utah State University scientists look forward to the Saturday, Oct. 14, 2023 annular solar eclipse