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Monthly archive for June 2015

Bright Works spotlights community fitness

Bright Works spotlights community fitness

Bright Works spotlights community fitness By Quinlan Morrow, Roseburg High School Class of 2015 With the goal of improving health in rural regions like Douglas County, the Area Health Education Center of Southwest Oregon provides opportunities to students in high school who share that ambition. Local students Benjamyn […]

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Pack these tools in your career-research kit

Pack these tools in your career-research kit

Pack these tools in your career-research kit Students don’t have to go it alone as they explore occupational paths An often-quoted Chinese proverb states that a journey of 1,000 miles starts with a single step. And when students are looking at something so big and distant-seeming – an […]

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Summer sizzles with STEAM activities

Summer sizzles with STEAM activities Busy brains and eager hands are hallmarks of the summer camps cropping up across Douglas County. Many feature STEAM-related activities that engage even those students who think they don’t like science or math. All offer projects that keep learning going but keep fun […]

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No time like the present for plotting a future

No time like the present for plotting a future

No time like the present for plotting a future Research and exploratory steps onto a career path can position students for education, career success By Gwen Soderberg-Chase Choice. It’s something we as humans all want. Americans in particular regard choice as our birthright, given that this nation came […]

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