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STEAM Extravaganza goes virtual

STEAM Extravaganza goes virtual This year’s STEAM Extravaganza has been put on hold due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but that won’t stop Umpqua Valley STEAM Hub from celebrating STEAM thinking in the month of May. We’re taking the STEAM Extravaganza virtual by participating in STEM Week Oregon May

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Why STEAM Thinking?

Why STEAM Thinking? By Gwen Soderberg-Chase During these challenging days of sheltering in place, families and kids are finding themselves wondering how to best use their time. The Umpqua Valley STEAM Hub, a partner organization housed at Umpqua Community College, is committed to providing support for our community

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Prime time STEAM time

4th Annual STEAM Extravaganza coming to UCC The 2020 STEAM Extravaganza at Umpqua Community College is scheduled for May 16 and will once again feature a variety of fun, hands-on activities for the whole family. The Umpqua Valley STEAM Hub invites the community to explore and play during the FREE

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‘Check out’ STEAM learning

‘Check out’ STEAM learning Libraries join efforts to encourage STEAM thinking Youth were recently invited to “light up a turkey’s eyes” using copper tape, LED lights and batteries at the Riddle City Library. In Sutherlin, at the C. Giles Hunt Memorial Public Library, robot building blocks have appeared

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