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Monthly archive for October 2015

Five career-planning strategies for students

Five career-planning strategies for students Preparing to choose an occupation is no overnight task. It requires preteens and teens to envision work that will engage them, to research what it will take to qualify for that work and to carry out the steps to make it happen. Some

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“Together” at last

“Together” at last Cow Creek Umpqua Tribe’s children’s book spans generations, promotes early learning  The colors are vivid, the text is basic and the pages are sized just right for little hands. But “Takelma Together” is more than a simple children’s book. It’s an example of how a

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Community pulls together for UCC, donation fund set up

Community pulls together for UCC, donation fund set up In response to the tragic events at Umpqua Community College on Oct. 1, the Greater Douglas United Way has set up the www.uccstrong.com website to offer merchandise and focus donations for the recovery effort. More information about the site

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