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Community invited to mark May 2-16 STEAM Weeks

Community invited to mark May 2-16 STEAM Weeks

Community invited to mark May 2-16 STEAM Weeks DOUGLAS COUNTY – Schools, clubs, teachers, nonprofit groups, youth clubs and others involved in education are invited to join the Umpqua Valley STEAM Hub in marking STEAM Weeks, taking place from May 2-16 2015. The local dates have been extended

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Partner Profiles: Umpqua Training & Employment

Building a sturdy springboard for young job seekers Umpqua Training & Employment seeks to equip youth with a road map for best path to post-graduate work or training Poised to begin a fifth decade in May, Roseburg-based Umpqua Training & Employment continues to fulfill its original mission of

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AHEC Scrubs Up for Diagnosis Day

DCPSS partner and STEAM mini-grant recipient scrubs up for Diagnosis Day tomorrow, April 11 Courtesy of Area Health Education Center of Southwest Oregon Reality TV has nothing on what Area Health Education Center of Southwest Oregon (AHECSW) and Mercy Medical Center have planned for Diagnosis Day 2015. Diagnosis

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Science as chaos: It’s a jungle out there

It’s a jungle out there The myth of the orderly scientific method hides the adventure of STEAM learning By Gwen Soderberg-Chase We humans like order. Even the most adventurous among us like to think there are some pillars of continuity in our lives, some reliable systems that give

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