About OMP

The Office of Marine Programs (OMP) is a major education and outreach unit based at the Graduate School of Oceanography. Collaborating with scientists and graduate students from GSO and oceanographic research institutions worldwide, OMP's is engaged in numerous externally-funded projects targeting a wide range of audiences including scientists and engineers, K-16 educators and students, the general public, journalists and the media, and the public. The mission of OMP outreach efforts is to enhance marine and environmental education and science communications through a range of initiatives within Rhode Island, throughout the U.S., and around the globe.



Aerial Photo of GSO from the East