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Alumni call on MIT to champion artificial intelligence education - MIT News

Electrical - 10 hours 41 min ago

MIT News

Alumni call on MIT to champion artificial intelligence education
MIT News
They wrote directly to Anantha P. Chandrakasan, dean of engineering and the Vannevar Bush Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, who posed the question in a monthly newsletter, The Infinite. “The AI community is struggling to ensure ...

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Alumni call on MIT to champion artificial intelligence education - MIT News

Industrial Education - 10 hours 41 min ago

MIT News

Alumni call on MIT to champion artificial intelligence education
MIT News
“I believe that MIT should do all it can to increase the number and quality of MIT graduates with AI specialization,” says Wylonis, citing a rise in AI investment in nearly all industrial sectors. “Along with this, encourage other educational and ...

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Grand Challenges Scholars Build Connections - WPI News

Robotics - 10 hours 47 min ago

WPI News

Grand Challenges Scholars Build Connections
WPI News
“They are unlike the future cohorts because they are building e-portfolios to reflect on their academic work and their personal experiences in hindsight, rather than in more frequent periods,” says Demetry. “It's a wonderful opportunity to reflect on ...

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Springfield High student credits Career Technical Education classes for solid job with rock-crushing company - The Register-Guard

Electrical - 11 hours 12 min ago

The Register-Guard

Springfield High student credits Career Technical Education classes for solid job with rock-crushing company
The Register-Guard
In the past three or four years, the retirement of workers from careers in construction, plumbing, welding and electrical has spurred a renewed interest in offering training to fill the demand. State funding for CTE programs has increased in the past ...

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Springfield High student credits Career Technical Education classes for solid job with rock-crushing company - The Register-Guard

Wood Working - 11 hours 12 min ago

The Register-Guard

Springfield High student credits Career Technical Education classes for solid job with rock-crushing company
The Register-Guard
They once were known as vocational courses and include classes such as construction technology, business management, early childhood development, computer sciences, robotics, engineering and culinary arts. The courses help students to gain the skills ...

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County teams competing in robotics tournament Saturday at Immanuel Lutheran School - Seymour Tribune

Robotics - 12 hours 6 min ago

Seymour Tribune

County teams competing in robotics tournament Saturday at Immanuel Lutheran School
Seymour Tribune
VEX robotics participation has grown in recent years. With the help of the State Robotics Initiative, there are now more than 1,100 elementary and middle school teams in the state, making Indiana a leader in robotics education. Another robotics ...

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Manitowoc County farmers honored by Wisconsin Farmers Union | Biz update - Herald Times Reporter

Electrical - 12 hours 14 min ago

Herald Times Reporter

Manitowoc County farmers honored by Wisconsin Farmers Union | Biz update
Herald Times Reporter
Lakeshore Technical College is offering a series of electrical continuing education seminars in February and March. Participants can take one or both of the seminars in the series. The first seminar, Electrical Code Interactive Update: 2017 NEC & SPS ...

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JPEG Inc., Offers On-Time Electrical Repairs in Hollywood and Pembroke Pines Florida - Digital Journal

Electrical - 12 hours 29 min ago

JPEG Inc., Offers On-Time Electrical Repairs in Hollywood and Pembroke Pines Florida
Digital Journal
This company can also provide the perfect solution for those requiring electrical work for light switches, ceiling fans, breaker boxes, outlets, cameras, entertainment centers, high-speed cable, smart appliances, air-conditioning, etc. JPEG Inc. offers ...

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This one-year-old startup is helping large industries save crores through predictive maintenance of electrical equipment - YourStory.com

Electrical - 13 hours 15 min ago

YourStory.com

This one-year-old startup is helping large industries save crores through predictive maintenance of electrical equipment
YourStory.com
CEGMA requires Ayasta's customers to approach maintenance differently, and that's why customer education is still a challenge for the team. Saideep says they are figuring out ways to package it in ways familiar to their customers. One of the ways they ...

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Automotive Intelligence Series Makes its Debut at the Canadian International AutoShow - Markets Insider

Automotive Education - 14 hours 45 min ago

Markets Insider

Automotive Intelligence Series Makes its Debut at the Canadian International AutoShow
Markets Insider
TORONTO, Feb. 9, 2018 /CNW/ - Auto shows are much more than venues for showcasing the latest production models and concept cars. They are also places where attendees can learn more about the forces that are impacting the automotive landscape and what ...

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Looking for an edge - Business Record

Building Trades - 14 hours 45 min ago

Business Record

Looking for an edge
Business Record
A lot of the emphasis has been on college education,” to the point that there aren't enough laborers, he added. For Byam, the trick is to offer a full range of educational opportunities, including the trades. “We want them to be successful in whatever ...

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NMSU to host VEX Robotic Competition Saturday - Las Cruces Sun-News

Robotics - 15 hours 3 min ago

Las Cruces Sun-News

NMSU to host VEX Robotic Competition Saturday
Las Cruces Sun-News
Robotic enthusiasts from public and private school programs and after-school clubs will gather to put their unique metallic creations that emerged from identical VEX Robotics kits to the test. No robot is alike among the 67 teams participating in the ...

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Indian University Invited to Speak at the Times Higher Education Asia Universities Summit 2018 - PR Newswire UK (press release)

Industrial Education - 15 hours 34 min ago

Indian University Invited to Speak at the Times Higher Education Asia Universities Summit 2018
PR Newswire UK (press release)
The summit focused on themes including universities and cities - building alliances, defining regions; global research and education - trends, opportunities and challenges; university alliances - research output defining regional strength; national ...

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Meeting the challenge - Cullman Times Online

Industrial Education - 16 hours 11 min ago

Cullman Times Online

Meeting the challenge
Cullman Times Online
The Cullman area's industrial and business growth is rising to the challenge to attract more workers and provide appropriate training for their success. Throughout Thursday night's 2018 Industrial Appreciation Reception, sponsored by the Cullman Area ...

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Reicher robotics excelling in events - Waco Tribune-Herald

Robotics - 17 hours 46 min ago

Waco Tribune-Herald

Reicher robotics excelling in events
Waco Tribune-Herald
The Reicher Catholic High School robotics team has continued to dominate in competitions under the leadership of Reicher engineering and robotics instructor Brian Atteberry. The team recently received special recognition for its excellence in STEM ...

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Repeat vandalism against educational institution - Antigua Observer

Industrial Education - 17 hours 50 min ago

Repeat vandalism against educational institution
Antigua Observer
The Director of Education has labelled the recent vandalism at the All Saints Secondary School as an attack on the institution of education. On Wednesday, it was discovered that person or persons unknown used black spray paint to scrawl obscene ...

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President Trump Uses the Wrong Word (as Usual) - Inside Higher Ed

Building Trades - 18 hours 42 min ago

Inside Higher Ed

President Trump Uses the Wrong Word (as Usual)
Inside Higher Ed
So when the id of forgotten America says he wants community colleges to be more “vocational,” he's using the wrong word. But he does have a point. “Vocational” is the wrong word because most people interpret vocational education as training for a ...

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President Trump Uses the Wrong Word (as Usual) - Inside Higher Ed

Industrial Education - 18 hours 42 min ago

Inside Higher Ed

President Trump Uses the Wrong Word (as Usual)
Inside Higher Ed
“Vocational” is the wrong word because most people interpret vocational education as training for a building or industrial trade involving working with one's hands. And while these jobs are critical and admirable, there are two problems. First, while ...

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Brooklyn's finest - The Register-Guard

Wood Working - 20 hours 1 min ago

The Register-Guard

Brooklyn's finest
The Register-Guard
They once were known as vocational courses and include classes such as construction technology, business management, early childhood development, computer sciences, robotics, engineering and culinary arts. The courses help students to gain the skills ...

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Info session for RCC/Pfeiffer education programs Feb. 26 - Asheboro Courier Tribune

Industrial Education - 21 hours 20 min ago

Info session for RCC/Pfeiffer education programs Feb. 26
Asheboro Courier Tribune
ASHEBORO — Pfeiffer University's Division of Education and RCC's University Center of Randolph County will host an information session from 4-6 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 26, for teaching assistants or other adults interested in earning a bachelor of arts ...

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