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  • Healthy interest
    Healthy interest
    Healthy interest Students explore health care careers through Bright Works Oregon  The room went suddenly quiet during a February afternoon interview practice at Phoenix Charter School. Health technology teacher Gabrielle Webster had just said a potential employer might ask, “What are some skills you can say you want […]...
  • A stream of fields
    A stream of fields
    A stream of fields UCC hosts evening for career-minded students If career ideas are like seedlings, then Umpqua Community College became a giant nursery on Feb. 7 for the 11th annual Explore Event. Students of all ages, along with their teachers and family members, took their time rotating […]...
  • Partners' Post January 2018
    Partners’ Post January 2018
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  • Capable crusaders
    Capable crusaders
    Capable crusaders Education Matters has a mission that’s open to all As 2018 gathers momentum, the year is still young enough to hail fresh starts and forward strides.  When better to renew our pledge to a campaign that is youth-focused, but timeless? The Education Matters campaign has been […]...
  • Strength in numbers
    Strength in numbers
    Strength in numbers The STEAM ecosystem can use your time and talents We’re all social beings who like to share our passions. That’s why it’s so rewarding to meet new people, bond over a shared interest and, in many cases, engage in activities that make our communities better […]...
  • Careers galore to explore
    Careers galore to explore
    Careers galore to explore UCC’s Explore Event 2018 helps students learn about job options The 11th annual Explore Event at Umpqua Community College is not a dating service. But it certainly provides a forum for people who have a lot to gain from meeting each other. More than […]...
  • Successful status seekers
    Successful status seekers
    Successful status seekers Oregon Solutions award a boon to planned South County CTE center Gov. Kate Brown has awarded Oregon Solutions project status to a local collaborative that seeks to build a career and technical education center in South Douglas County. Project boosters are hoping the center will […]...
  • Partners' Post Nov.-Dec. 2017
    Partners’ Post Nov.-Dec. 2017
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