EDUCATION EXTRA.Byline: The Register-Guard
Willamette debate team shines in Macedonia tourney
Two Willamette High School Willamette High School is a school in Eugene, Oregon.
Willamette, or "Wil-Hi," is located in the Bethel-Danebo area of west Eugene, and is the only high school in the Bethel School District. debaters did their part to spread the debate team's powerhouse reputation internationally at the 2005 IDEA Macedonia Youth Forum, held earlier this month in the Balkan nation. Joined by debate coach Rob Bingham, both Hayley Farr, a 2005 graduate, and soon-to-be senior Rebecca Merrigan made it into the elimination rounds of the mixed team tournament, with Farr's team winning the tournament on a 9-0 decision in the final round. Merrigan's team made the quarterfinals.
The mixed team tournament was the second of the two tournaments at the forum, with students being placed randomly with two other students from other countries, working together for a few days to build cases and arguments and then debating together in a tournament. Farr was partnered with a Czech and a Palestinian; Merrigan, with a Latvian and a Serb. According to according to
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3. Bingham, one Romanian judge told Farr after the semifinal round that her final affirmative speech was the best he'd heard at the forum.
South Eugene grad attends national science camp
Wenqi Shao, a 2005 graduate of South Eugene High School South Eugene High School is a public high school located in Eugene, Oregon, United States. It was founded as Eugene High School around 1900, and was located at Willamette Street and West 11th Avenue in a brick building that later served as Eugene's city hall. , was one of two delegates selected to represent Oregon at the National Youth Science Camp last month. Shao joined 97 other high school graduates from across the country, along with 10 international delegates, at the prestigious three-week program. The program, held in West Virginia's Monongahela National Forest The Monogahela National Forest (MNF) was established by the U.S. Congress in 1915 as the 7,200-acre Monogahela Purchase. It became a U.S. National Forest on April 28, 1920 and now encompasses 910,155 acres (3,683 km²). , integrates scientific programming with exploration of music, art and the outdoors. Shao will study mathematics or engineering this fall at Stanford University Stanford University, at Stanford, Calif.; coeducational; chartered 1885, opened 1891 as Leland Stanford Junior Univ. (still the legal name). The original campus was designed by Frederick Law Olmsted. David Starr Jordan was its first president. .
Scholarship awarded for academic achievement
Monica Elise Linhardt, a 2005 graduate of South Eugene High School, was awarded the Hamline University
Hamline University was founded in 1854 in Red Wing, Minnesota, USA, as the first institution of higher education in the state. Honors Scholarship for academic excellence. She is the daughter of Julie Arendt of Eugene. The scholarship, worth between $4,000 and $8,000, is renewable for three years. Hamline is a liberal arts college Liberal arts colleges are primarily colleges with an emphasis upon undergraduate study in the liberal arts. The Encyclopædia Britannica Concise offers the following definition of the liberal arts as a, "college or university curriculum aimed at imparting general knowledge in Saint Paul, Minn.
Springfield student to attend leadership conference
Templeton Klos, who will be a senior at Springfield High School Springfield High School may refer to:
South Eugene pair attend national youth conference
Karen Bonner and Gianna Palmer, who will be seniors at South Eugene High School, represented Lane County at the 2005 March of Dimes
Briggs Middle School student is All-American Scholar
Tyler Eyre of Briggs Middle School has been named an All-American Scholar by the United States Achievement Academy, nominated by Kevin Webber. He is the son of Dell and Teresa Eyre.