Austin Family Grant for Innovate Newberg

Austin Family Grant for Innovate Newberg

Newberg High School, along with assistance from the Chehalem Valley Innovation Accelerator and Innovate Yamhill County, applied for and received a grant  to expand its CTE/STEM innovation initiatives from the Austin Family Foundation. Taking a lesson from other...
What is Agile?

What is Agile?

The word, “agile”, is thrown around a lot these days. But what does it mean and why is it used so often?  We all know the standard dictionary definition: “to be able to move quickly and easily”. But there is a new definition that is having a profound impact on our...
i3 Center – Construction Update

i3 Center – Construction Update

As walls are being torn down, progress is being made. Construction in the new i3 Center is in full force. Construction started on the 17th of November and is moving at a rapid pace. The inner walls have been removed, the floor is being stripped, and the vision is...
Senator Wyden Visits Dayton High School

Senator Wyden Visits Dayton High School

Senator Ron Wyden visited Dayton High School last Wednesday to learn more about Innovate Dayton and to hear from the students how this process of re-imagining school is transforming their educational experience. The Senator was extremely impressed. As a national...
Willamette Valley Drone Challenge: Kick-off Event

Willamette Valley Drone Challenge: Kick-off Event

Last Saturday we launched a regional drone challenge at the Evergreen Aviation and Space Museum. Over 40 students, teachers and industry professionals from around the region came together to map out the next steps for launching the Willamette Valley Drone Challenge....
YC’s Drone Team in the News!

YC’s Drone Team in the News!

Last week members of YC’s drone team ventured to Pendleton to participate in an Ag Drone Rodeo. This event, the first of its kind, brought teams together from around the state who are exploring the use of drones for agriculture. YC’s project, being done in partnership...