Douglas Education Service District awarded state grant to help students prepare for health care careers 

DOUGLAS COUNTY -- Thirteen Douglas County school districts will have the opportunity to benefit from a $432,000 career-readiness grant awarded by the state as part of […]

State-supported work group created by Oregon Legislature to aid allied health college initiative kicks-off 

November 18, 2017 The News-Review I wanted to reach out to the community this fall with a quick update regarding our work on the allied health […]

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Exceptional Economic Development in Marketing and Promotions 

On Monday, October 23, 2017, The Oregon Economic Development Association presented to Douglas County’s Umpqua Economic Development Partnership, for the second year in a row, the […]

1st Biennial Southern Oregon Trades Career Expo 

The 1st Biennial Southern Oregon Trades Career Expo was held on September 28th, 2017 at the 7 Feathers Convention Center in Canyonville. Exhibitors set up display […]

Touring the Salem Career and Technical Education Center 

On September 17th, 2017, UEDP Executive Director, Wayne Patterson journeyed to Salem, Oregon on the invitation to tour the Salem Career and Technical Education Center. The […]

First official meeting of The Rural Medical Training Workgroup 

On September 21st, 2017 UEDP and the coalition for the Allied and Mental Health College met with the Oregon Department of Veterans Affairs in the first […]

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