Volunteers are a vital part of our institution!

感谢您有兴趣帮助辛辛那提博物馆中心提供优质的服务, programs, and education for the community! Without this special group of dedicated people, 辛辛那提博物馆中心将无法履行其“激励所有年龄段的人通过科学更多地了解我们的世界”的使命, regional history, and educational, engaging and meaningful experiences.”

Join us to find out how you can become part of our team! 没有志愿者经验是必要的,只需要对我们提供的活动和项目有热情和强烈的兴趣.

Benefits
  • Being a part of a FANTASTIC Cincinnati Museum Center team
  • Becoming involved in an environment of life-long learning
  • 免费进入所有永久CMC展览和进入国家地下铁路自由中心
  • Free parking
  • Discounts at food locations
  • 邀请选定的展览预览,特别活动和讲座
  • 专业发展、培训机会和工作经验

* Please note: for all positions, 志愿者必须参加一般培训并参加额外的部门培训. 志工被提供必要的工具和资源,成为青年计划成功的一份子.

青年项目提供广泛的学习机会和动手实践经验.

Academic success

学生学业上的成功是辛辛那提博物馆中心青年项目的基础. 虽然没有成绩要求,被接受的程序, 每位参加者均有良好的学术成绩. 学生必须达到学术要求,才能获得许多实地经验,并在项目中获得带薪职位. Through constant communication, 青年计划的工作人员要了解每个学生的学业成就. 而工作人员通常会从学生身上察觉到学业上的挣扎, 工作人员通常通过与学生的家长或监护人交谈来了解情况. 与学生家庭保持积极的关系,使我们能够在他们生活的各个方面成为一股持续的力量.

Why Youth Programs?

History at a glance
  • 1989: 由两名学生在辛辛那提自然历史博物馆创立.
  • 1993: Establishment of the YouthALIVE! program; focus turns from youth volunteer program to youth development program.
  • 1998: Expanded into The Children’s Museum.
  • 2000: Introduced into Cincinnati History Museum.
  • 2001: Reached a participant level of 150 students per year; renamed from the "Lab Rat" Program to Cincinnati Museum Center Youth Programs.
  • 2005: 在辛辛那提城市节拍的辛辛那提版中获得“解决青少年焦虑的最佳场所”奖.
  • 2006: Reached an alumni level of more than 1,500 students.
  • 2014: Celebrated 25th anniversary.

辛辛那提博物馆中心的青年项目始于1989年,当时两名青少年开始在辛辛那提自然历史博物馆做志愿者 & Science. Hundreds have gone through the program since then, developing the knowledge and confidence it takes to greet visitors, interpret exhibits, and mentor others. 杰出的99%的青年计划毕业生继续进入四年制大学, 80 percent receiving scholarships or financial aid.

博物馆中心的青年项目旨在提高创造力, confidence, and success of its members. Through participation in workshops, field trips, college visits, volunteerism and other learning opportunities, 青年项目的参与者为在高中取得成功做好了充分的准备, college and beyond.

学生们可能在13岁就开始做志愿者——远远超过了儿童早期教育需求的年龄——并接受培训,对博物馆中心最年轻的游客产生影响. Youth Programs participants are taught early childhood theory, developing, and presenting educational demonstrations to the visitors. 通过训练我们的学生如何互动和教我们的年轻游客, 博物馆中心在其作为“社区早期儿童教育投资者”的角色中表现出色.”

Youth Programs academic success by the numbers
  • 100%: Participants who have graduated from high school
  • 99%: 参加过四年制大学的参与者(另外1%参加过技校或服兵役)
  • 80%: 获得某种形式奖学金的参与者,其中一些人获得了全额奖学金
  • Three: Participants named National Merit Scholars

在青少年项目中,对学术成功最有影响力的资源就是博物馆本身. The students receive in-depth training in all areas of the museum, 因此,补充——并且经常超越——他们课堂上的课程和期望. 我们有独特的机会向学生介绍科学领域的顶尖专业人士, history and child development. 接触这些专业人士和青年计划工作人员的持续支持,显然为每个青少年的学业成功提供了一个环境.

College preparation

青年计划的主要目标之一是鼓励参与者寻求进入高等教育机构. 许多项目的参与者都是第一代大学生. 青年计划的工作人员与青年一起工作,支持和授权他们参加他们选择的大学, despite cost, past grade record and any other obstacles. 这种对高等教育的奉献精神通过YouthALIVE的工作得到加强! 在辛辛那提博物馆中心提供额外的机会来发展工作技能, explore career and college options, and improve academic achievement. 活动对所有参与者开放,但旨在解决服务不足的青少年的独特需求, including those with financial, emotional and family-related issues.

除了青年计划的标准要求,YouthALIVE! participants attend additional workshops once a month. These workshops include college and scholarship essay writing, money management and budgeting, goal setting and cultural diversity discussions. Youth also participate in three day-long college campus visits, 春假体验,在三天内参观至少四所大学, 暑假期间去一个地方进行为期一周的大学和职业考察. 学生每年可以参观参加项目的八到十所大学. 这意味着他们在高中毕业前要网上赌搏网站十大排行多达32到40所大学. 这些旅行是免费提供给学生,并鼓励所有学生参加.

Questions?

For more information, please contact Youth Programs at
youthprograms@notoindianpoint.com.

Recruitment for youth volunteers happens from January to March.

青年计划由斯蒂尔森基金会,第五第三银行,受托人资助
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