CamTech Showcase Night – May 24, 2016

bannerThe CamTech Program will be hosting it’s first annual Showcase Night here at CHS on Tuesday May 24, 2016, starting at 5:40 PM in the CHS Theater. At 6 PM we will migrate across the hall to our CamTech labs where students will be sharing a variety of projects and work they’ve done this past year in many of their lab courses.

Field Visitation to Columbia/Okura

Columbia ToolSpecial Thank you to Columbia/Okura located in Vancouver, WA for hosting a visitation of CamTech and Technology Education students March 18. Students were very impressed with the new and advanced technology used in their production lines. The tour took longer than expected and we’re looking forward to going back to see the rest of the facility which included an entire robotics section of the company.

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Digital Technology Expo and Luncheon

expoOn Thursday, April 28th 2016 from 9-11 AM the Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce will produce the “Digital Technology Expo and Luncheon” which will consist of five parts: a multi zone technology expo directed at business application, a lively demonstration stage, an education preview, a dynamic digital technology luncheon and, finally a “Technology Happy Hour!” This event will be unparalleled in our region and combines the strength of the City’s Innovation Partnership Zone (IPZ) in Digital Technology, WSU-Vancouver’s Creative Media & Digital Culture Program, the Columbia River Economic Development Council and a number of other community partners. This will be the premier venue for experiencing new technologies, fueling the creative fire of students and increasing the community’s general knowledge and application of digital technologies.  If your interested in attending contact one of your CamTech Teachers now to be added to the growing list of students from CHS going…

Expo Event Details Link

2016 Engineers Week High School Program

Would you like to experience a day as an engineer?  If so, you’re in luck… E-week is for you!

Registration for the 2016 Engineers Week High School Program is now open! Registration will be done via our website, deadline is Feb. 12, 2016. http://www.oregonengineersweek.org/

The event will be held on Thursday, February 25, 2016 at the Double Tree Hotel, Lloyd Center, in Portland.

Registration Coordinator: Keith Miller
Keith.Miller@harrisgroup.com | Cell: 971-255-9081

We invite your school/organization to select ten sophomore or junior students, who may be interested in science, technology, engineering, math, or design careers, to attend this event. Each student will be sponsored by an engineer. Two teachers/counselors from your school/organization are also invited to attend. The event is free for students and teachers/counselors. We hope you will be part of this great event in 2016!


 

Career Exploration (ACE) Program

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Camas High School has started an exciting Career Exploration program that enables partnerships between our school and business communities. Our After school Career Exploration (ACE) program allows students to participant in tours that:

– Acquaint students with local businesses and employment possibilities
– Provide students with a real-world context for what they are learning
– Spark career interests in our students

Our next tour will be at Underwriter Laboratories. Important information can be found below:
When: Thursday, January 21st.
Time: 2:10 p.m. – 5:30pm
What to Wear: Business Attire, Closed-toe shoes are a must.
Phone Policy: Cell phones may not be used during the tour and should remain in pockets or purses.

Pick up your permission slip from Miss. Walcott in the Career Center!


Parent Info Night Feedback Links

 

For those folks who made it to parent information night here is the link to give us feedback. This link will remain open until the evening of Tuesday October 6th.

http://goo.gl/forms/LFgsDwR1ag

 

Link to our DRAFT CamTech Handbook.  Please review and offer feedback on the same feedback form.   https://goo.gl/Y9cgk6  …. This draft Handbook link will remain “live” until its next version re-write, expected to occur mid-October. If you are interested in participating in a DTF to study closely the Handbook, please email Ron Wright … at ronald.wright (at) camas.wednet.edu