Big Dreams in Umatilla

Big Dreams in Umatilla

Big Dreams in Umatilla

Big Dreams in Umatilla

01/07/2021 | 52m 3s

This is a story about a robotics team in Umatilla, Oregon and how it united a town.

At first glance Umatilla, Oregon, fits this stereotypical profile - a dead-end town with no opportunities. Look a little closer, and you'll find a school superintendent who refuses to see limits, a community that invests in its schools, and kids who excel when given the opportunity. This is a story about a robotics team and how it united a town and taught its kids they should reach for the stars.

Big Dreams in Umatilla is a local public television program presented by OPB.