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Tech Alliance Holding Virtual STEM Showcase for Students

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Jenny Rojanasthien, Executive Director of the Greater Wenatchee Area Technology Alliance chats with KOHO Morning Show host Chris Hansen about the organization’s recent launch of a virtual STEM showcase for students within North Central Washington.…

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NCW Students Encouraged To Apply For 2018 State Opportunity Scholarships

Applications are now being accepted for the 2018 Washington State Opportunity Scholarship, with the deadline two days away. Students must have earned a high school diploma or GED from a Washington State high school or institution by June 2018, and must be pursuing an eligible, high-demand major in science, technology, engineering, math, or health care at an eligible Washington state college or university starting in fall of 2018.…

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GWATA Names Innovator Awards Finalists

GWATA, the Greater Wenatchee Area Technology Alliance, will host the Innovator Awards Luncheon Thursday, March 30 at the Wenatchee Convention Center. During the luncheon, awards showcasing entrepreneurship, innovation, and education will be presented, including STEM Educator of the Year, Tech Savvy Business of the Year, Future Technology Leader to a K-12 student and Problem Solving Innovator to a college student from NCW.…

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Maker Faire Highlights Local Education, Innovation, Creativity

Over 30 exhibitors crowded the Wenatchee Convention Center Saturday for the 2nd annual Mini Maker Faire. Young innovators, builders and performers showed off months – even years – of hard work to the community. Attendees star-gazed in the planetarium and assembled Lego models. KOHO’s Chris Hansen was there as well and filed this report.…

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Candidates Forum to Focus on STEM Learning

Wenatchee Valley College, in collaboration with the Wenatchee School District and Apple STEM Network, will host a STEM Legislative Forum Tuesday, Nov. 1 from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. in The Grove Recital Hall on the college’s Wenatchee campus. Candidates for the House and Senate from the 12th District will share their positions on local and statewide STEM education and workforce needs with the local employers, educators, parents and the community in a moderated, panel-style forum. …

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