Hundreds of solar eclipse scientists gathering at Willamette University

Hundreds of solar eclipse scientists gathering at Willamette University Published 4:46 p.m. PT Aug. 8, 2017 | Updated 4:50 p.m. PT Aug. 8, 2017 Hundreds of professional and top amateur scientists will crowd Willamette University to view and study the solar eclipse Aug. 21. The Salem university is estimating one of the world’s largest gatherings of solar scientists on campus […]

Salem-Keizer schools get 20 different principals in 2017-2018

Salem-Keizer schools get 20 different principals in 2017-2018 Published 12:43 a.m. PT Aug. 6, 2017 | Updated 3:18 p.m. PT Aug. 7, 2017 Come September, 20 Salem-Keizer schools will have different principals at the helm. Twelve are transferring from former principal jobs within the district, while eight are being promoted to the administrative role or are new to the district. Katie Shumway is […]

Oregon Promise students offered incentives to attend Western Oregon

Oregon Promise students offered incentives to attend Western Oregon Published 5:07 p.m. PT Aug. 4, 2017 Oregon Promise students now have more choices when it comes to attending a four-year college. Western Oregon University has created two scholarships available to students who meet the qualifications for Oregon Promise, a state grant program that covers most tuition […]

Migrant students in Salem-Keizer explore career options through summer program

Migrant students in Salem-Keizer explore career options through summer program Published 1:48 p.m. PT July 13, 2017 | Updated 3:03 p.m. PT July 13, 2017 Wednesday afternoon, high school students at Chemeketa Community College were programming code for robotic claws, learning how to fill teeth molds with plaster, using syringes to remove things from vials and baking batches […]