About OMP

The Office of Marine Programs (OMP) is a major education and outreach arm of the Graduate School of Oceanography. Collaborating with scientists and graduate students from GSO and oceanographic research institutions worldwide, OMP targets a wide range of audiences including scientists and engineers, K-16 educators and students, the general public, journalists and the media, and alumni, donors, and friends of the Graduate School of Oceanography. 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