Are you a STEM Supporter? Don’t Miss the Robot Rendezvous!

13 05 2015

The Gorge Tech Alliance invites the community to our Robot Rendezvous on July 31, 6pm at Columbia Gorge Hotel. This celebration of our 10th Anniversary is a fundraiser to launch the Corwin Hardham Memorial Scholarship for Gorge students pursuing advanced degrees in science, technology, engineering and math.

The event will feature robot demos and hands-on fun, silent and live auction, dinner and drinks as well as music by Ben Bonham and Friends.

Tickets ($55 each) must be purchased in advance and are available now. The GTA is also seeking event sponsors and auction items. Learn more or buy tickets at crgta.org/robot-rendezvous. Contact Jessica with questions.




FLL Summer Camp at Gorge MakerSpace

13 05 2015

Gorge MakerSpace has a full range of Summer Camps planned this year! With Maker camps, FIRST LEGO League camps and MacGyver camps, your bright young student should have plenty of fun. Learn more or register here.




Registration Open for SuperQuest 2015 Teacher Workshops

5 05 2015

SuperQuest is a highly collaborative technology training series designed specifically for K-12 teachers. Their goal is to empower educators with the skills and classroom tools to build hands-on technology learning directly into their classrooms or after school activities. Topics include robotics, coding, gaming, 3D printing, Arduino and more. Registration is now open for the 2015 summer workshops in Umatilla, Bend, Portland and Grants Pass. Graduate credit (1 or 2 credits) will be offered at each site for certain courses. Learn more at http://oregoncsta.org/superquest/.




Hood River Teacher Andy Angstrom is April’s LEGO Featured Teacher

1 04 2015

Congrats to Andy Angstrom of Hood River Middle School for being featured as LEGO’s Teacher of the Month for April! Andy is doing amazing things with his students using the Gorge Tech Alliance’s loaner robotics kits and the school’s own equipment. Read all about him here.