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Christine Butler
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Special Thanks to the National Science Foundation for their support


In the News! Press coverage of the UO GK-12 Project.

Cool Science Lesson
La Grande Observer article, January 2012

The Science of Fun: University of Oregon Program Brings Grad Students Out East
East Oregonian article, October 30, 2009

Science Grant in Full Swing in Classrooms
Umatilla-Morrow ESD Newsletter article, February 17, 2009

UO Grad Students Teaching in Eastern Oregon
.pdf transcript of radio show
Radio KLCC, July 28, 2009

Fifth Grade Veneta Students Win National Technology Competition
Students who formerly worked with UO GK-12 Fellows win technology contest
Oregon Daily Emerald, May 22, 2008

Science Outreach Gets Kids Involved in Hands-On Experiments
Outlook and Review article, April 12, 2007

UO Science Outreach Program Helps Topics Come to Life for Kids
KVAL television transcript, February 28, 2007

UO Gives Area Schools the Gift of Science
Oregon Daily Emerald, February 22, 2007

Letter from Oregon Superintendent of Schools, Susan Castillo, to the Daily Emerald
.pdf file
February 23, 2007