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STEM Hub brings a new type of lesson to school

October 18, 2021

High-quality online STEM education resources at students' fingertips. 4-H at Home-a free online platform comprised of interactive K-12 activities. 

STEM Hub brings a new type of lesson to school

January 15, 2020

Every Wednesday afternoon, the Parkdale Elementary Library undergoes a transformation — from a place of quiet literary exploration to a bustling Makerspace.

2019-20 Microgrant Winners Announced

December 18, 2019

The Columbia Gorge STEM Hub has announced the recipients of the 2019-20 STEM Educator Microgrants. Winning proposals demonstrated a focus on equity, expanding STEM opportunities, cost effectiveness, and potential for lasting impact. 

Students Travel to D.C. for CSO Summit

October 30, 2019

Two Gorge students represented Oregon in Washington, D.C., earlier this month at the second annual Chief Science Officers International Summit.

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Back to School STEM Guide

August 28, 2019

How to Think Like a Scientist; Doing STEM at Home; Coming to a Classroom Near You, and more.

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STEM Hub Selects Gorge CSOs

August 21, 2019

The Columbia Gorge STEM Hub recently introduced the 17 middle and high school students from Hood River and The Dalles who will serve as Chief Science Officers this coming school year.

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Gorge STEM Fair Downtown June 7

June 01, 2019

June’s First Friday brings Oak Street closures and the annual STEM Fair.

Fifty local businesses, organizations and school groups will convene on Oak Street in downtown Hood River on June 7 from 5-7 p.m. for the event.

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STEM in the Gorge Guide - 2019

March 16, 2019

First annual STEM in the Gorge guide. Thanks to Eagle Publishing, sponsors, and contributing writers to this fun and informational magazine!

STEM Hub Celebrates National Engineers Week

December 31, 2019

Columbia Gorge STEM Hub invites families, teachers and STEM professionals to join in celebrating National Engineers Week Feb. 17-23. On Feb. 18, the STEM Hub is hosting “Lunch with a STEM Professional.”

STEM Leaders Honored by Gorge Tech Alliance

December 19, 2018

Lu Seapy and Maza Brady are honored for their contributions to STEM Education and supporting Women in STEM.

Gorge Students Attend STEM Summit in D.C.

October 23, 2018

Chief Science Officers from Hood River represented Oregon at the CSO International Summit in Washington D.C. 

Students Attend STEM Leadership Conference

July 06, 2018

Students from Hood River & The Dalles attended the Chief Science Officers Institute at Eastern Oregon University. 

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STEM Hub Microgrant Recipients Announced

April 17, 2018

The Columbia Gorge STEM Hub recently announced the recipients of the spring 2018 STEM Educator Microgrants. These ideas for innovation in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) were selected by a committee from a competitive pool.

Businesses, Organizations Sought for STEM Fair

April 17, 2018

Columbia Gorge STEM Hub and Hood River Valley High School’s Steelhead Robotics Team are seeking businesses and organizations to sign-up to host booths at the annual Gorge STEM Fair. This free event, open to the public, will be held June 1 from 5-7 p.m. in downtown Hood River.

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STEM Hub Announced as Finalist in Award Challenge

January 23, 2018

US2020 announces 15 finalists, including the Columbia Gorge STEM Hub in The Dalles, for the STEM Coalition Challenge, a competition for communities across the country to develop cross-sector partnerships to bring quality hands-on STEM mentoring and maker-centered learning to underrepresented students.