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Donations rev up program

Donations rev up program UCC truck driving program receives boost from industry With a substantial need for qualified employees in Southwestern Oregon’s truck driving industry, Umpqua Community College can now offer even more resources to students interested in the field thanks to a big-rig-sized donation. Make that two

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CTE synergy

CTE synergy More Career and Technical Education opportunities coming to South County South County school districts are moving closer to becoming a hub for collaborative Career and Technical Education opportunities intended to connect students with high-wage, high-demand jobs after graduation. Partners and supporters of the South County CTE

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Intent on local careers

Intent on local careers UCC to host its first-ever CTE Signing Day The increasing value placed on Career and Technical Education programs will take center stage this month as Umpqua Community College joins schools around the country to mark CTE Signing Day. UCC’s first-ever National Career and Technical

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Encouraging exploration

Encouraging exploration Students, parents participate in college and career workshop event Some Douglas County students and parents decided to make the most of Martin Luther King Jr. Day by exploring options for post-secondary education and careers. About 20 people attended a free College and Career Planning Workshop hosted

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