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LEARN, EARN and SERVE this summer

LEARN, EARN and SERVE this summer

Learn, earn and serve this summer Here’s a neat summer opportunity for older students, ages 17-24. It’s a chance to work in the woods, learn about our local natural wonders and resources and get paid. These jobs are offered through a collaboration between the Umpqua National Forest, Umpqua

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Deciphering S-T-E-A-M, what this means for today’s students

Deciphering S-T-E-A-M, what this means for today's students

Deciphering S-T-E-A-M What STEAM learning means for today’s students By Gwen Soderberg-Chase There’s good news for all Douglas County students with an interest for science and technology. According to the U.S. Department of Commerce, jobs linked to those two disciplines, along with engineering and mathematics, are growing three

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STEAM Hub announces first grants and opens second round

STEAM Hub announces first grants and opens second round

STEAM Hub announces first grants and opens second round The Umpqua Valley STEAM Hub awarded its first two grants to Umpqua Community College and Southwest Oregon Area Health Education Center and will be accepting letters of intent from organizations applying for its second round until Tuesday, Jan. 23.

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Roseburg resident takes helm of Umpqua Valley STEAM Hub

Roseburg resident takes helm of Umpqua Valley STEAM Hub Science and technology will come under the microscope in a dynamic way with the arrival of Lisa A. Lanza, who has been named Umpqua Valley STEAM Hub project manager. Lisa will be promoting education and activities linked to STEM

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