News-Review: Douglas County Schools Work to Increase College Enrollment header image
Students from South Umpqua High School as well as the principal, Kristi McGree, talk about the importance of GEAR UP and earning a college degree in this article in the News-Review.
Education Week Teacher: Flattening the School Walls header image
The article highlights how project-based learning and a new model for education has changed the culture, expectations, and achievement for Kennedy Alternative School in Cottage Grove, Oregon.
Curry Coastal Pilot: Students Get Serious About Education header image
The Curry Coastal Pilot covered the Brookings-Harbor High School GEAR UP Week events, including a post-secondary education fair with information sessions and dinner.
Success Story: Martha Cossio header image
Martha Cossio graduated from Woodburn High School, a former GEAR UP school, and is set to complete her undergraduate degree at Western Oregon University.
Success Story: Pedro Arenas header image
Pedro Arenas is a graduate of McMinnville High School and a History and Education double major at Oregon State University.
Success Story: Steven Cantrell header image
Steven Cantrell attends Oregon State University, after graduating from Springfield High School.
Success Story: Yuliya Dennis header image
Yuliya Dennis, a graduate of McKay High School in Salem, Oregon and a graduate student at Oregon State University, offers advice to middle and high school students.
Success Story: Samantha Hardy header image
Samantha Hardy, a graduate of Oakridge High School, attends the University of Oregon.
Success Story: Savannah Martin header image
Savannah Martin is a graduate of Springfield Senior High School and currently attends Dartmouth College where she is involved with numerous activities on campus and considering a career as a psychologist, psychiatrist, or biological anthropologist.

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