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Hackathon at Jesuit High School

March 31, 2014

The FREE event will be held at Jesuit High School in Portland on April 26, 9AM to 9PM. Spread the word to all high school students of all skill levels! Only interest and creativity are required; a team of world-class mentors will help with the rest. Students will get to meet mentors from a variety of innovative companies, as well as talk to entrepreneurs involved in the start-up scene. You’ll work in a team of 4 students to brainstorm an idea, bring it to life, and then demo and pitch it for a chance to win prizes and awards. All in just 12 hours. [...]

MedQuest Health Career Camp

March 31, 2014

MedQuest camp is a week-long exploration of health care careers designed to introduce students completing grades 9-12 to career opportunities. The residential camp is hosted on campus at Eastern Oregon University June 16-20, 2014. [...]

Boeing Tech Prep – Paid Summer Internships

March 20, 2014

Boeing Tech Prep is a 3 year summer internship program beginning upon completion of the junior year of high school. Year 1: 4 week program for 40 hours/ week focusing on individual skills on drills, mills, and lathes. Year 2: 4 week program for 40 hours/ week using a manufacturing process as a team to produce a rocket boat to meet customer requirements. Year 3: 7 week program for 40 hours/ week job shadowing professionals in a variety of manufacturing processes, along with interview & résumé training. [...]

House App Challenge

March 11, 2014

This year marks the first annual Congressional Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Academic Competition, the “House App Contest.” This new competition is designed to engage student’s creativity and encourage their participation in STEM education fields. Established by Members of the U.S. House of Representatives in 2013, this competition is a nationwide event that allows high school students from across the country to compete by creating and exhibiting their software application, or “app,” for mobile, tablet, or computer devices on a platform of their choice. [...]

STEM NETwork Early Adopters

March 10, 2014

Teachers: We are looking for STEM NETwork early adopter/ beta testers. Why would you want to do this? As part of this process, we will connect you with business partners and facilitate strong connections helping you work together to create instruction that incorporates STEM disciplines. You will have direct input on the STEM NETwork user interface and provide feedback on the connection process to ensure it meets your needs. Together we can make it happen. Please fill out the survey. [...]

TAO Foundation Free Professional Development – March 15

March 10, 2014

The Technology Association of Oregon (TAO) foundation is offering free professional development. March 15, 2014, 8:30am - 4:30pm. Four, 90 min sessions. This is NO Cost to attend this event. Lunch is included. Please register to receive important event updates. http://www.taof.org/superquest-spring-conference/ [...]
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