About Exploring

When do Explorer Posts operate?

Explorer Posts may meet anywhere from one to four times a month and often opperate throughout the academic year. Posts make their own schedules according to what works best for the members.

How do I join Exploring?

It's easy! Find a Post by clicking on Search and Join (above) and contact the Post Advisor!

What kinds of activities can my post do?

Post activities vary according to the type of post, the participants, and the facilities.

Why does Exploring work?

Exploring is successful because it combines professionals from desired fields and youth in a program that allows them to not only share interests, but learn about the field and be a part of the professional community.  

Who can join Exploring?

Any young man or woman ages 14-20 and a graduate of eighth grade, may join Exploring.  

Exploring is a co-educational program.

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Who to Contact

  Name Title        Phone   Email  
Brian Swerine

Senior Exploring Executive
[email protected]
Kimberlee Buller

Program Coordinator, Exploring 
[email protected]
  Colleen Galloway Field Assistant       612-261-2360   [email protected]  


Office Location


6202 Bloomington Road
Fort Snelling, MN  55111

Business hours are 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday-Friday