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Lets Intensify efforts to deal with Counterfeit Electrical Products ... - BusinessGhana

Electrical - February 7, 2018 - 8:52am

Lets Intensify efforts to deal with Counterfeit Electrical Products ...
BusinessGhana
The Ghana Standards Authority (GSA) has affirmed that counterfeit electrical products are real danger to safety, business and economy. “The counterfeiting industry is overwhelming, but that is no reason to give up and let it continue, we need to ...

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Lets Intensify efforts to deal with Counterfeit Electrical Products - BusinessGhana

Electrical - February 7, 2018 - 8:52am

Lets Intensify efforts to deal with Counterfeit Electrical Products
BusinessGhana
“Companies need to begin by understanding all of the vulnerabilities in their product portfolio, especially electrical companies. This requires creating a data repository of potential threats, and then use models to forecast potential risks,” Mr Mensah ...

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New Report: Reaping What We Sow: How the Practices of Industrial Agriculture Put Our Health and Environment at Risk - State PIRGs

Industrial Education - February 7, 2018 - 8:36am

New Report: Reaping What We Sow: How the Practices of Industrial Agriculture Put Our Health and Environment at Risk
State PIRGs
Reaping What We Sow: How the Practices of Industrial Agriculture Put Our Health and Environment at Risk, a report released today by the U.S. Public Interest Research Group (PIRG) Education Fund and Frontier Group, provides an analysis of the ...

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Wolf renews battles over natural gas, minimum wage - Scranton Times-Tribune

Industrial Education - February 7, 2018 - 8:18am

Wolf renews battles over natural gas, minimum wage
Scranton Times-Tribune
House Majority Leader Dave Reed, R-Indiana, said he likes the idea of Wolf's proposal for more money for computer and industrial education, but he also said Wolf's spending proposal — made to look smaller by moving some Medicaid costs out of the state ...

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CEV Multimedia Announces 900 District Adoptions in Texas - PR Web (press release)

Industrial Education - February 7, 2018 - 8:03am

CEV Multimedia Announces 900 District Adoptions in Texas
PR Web (press release)
School districts that adopted iCEV materials received pre-packed, TEKS-aligned courses and learning materials, an automatic testing and grading system, and numerous lessons that will guide students through their education and careers. Student licenses ...

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This classroom on robotics made it to the Guinness! - India Today

Robotics - February 7, 2018 - 7:42am

India Today

This classroom on robotics made it to the Guinness!
India Today
Akshay Ahuja's company, RoboChamps, created history by organising the world's largest classroom on robotics. Over 1200 students walked in to witness the history of making live robots together. All of them walked out holding a certificate from Guinness ...

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Nonprofits Help Northern Illinois Manufacturers And Schools Develop Better Worker - WNIJ and WNIU

Machining - February 7, 2018 - 7:34am

WNIJ and WNIU

Nonprofits Help Northern Illinois Manufacturers And Schools Develop Better Worker
WNIJ and WNIU
It started out with a group of six manufacturers but has expanded to more than 18 -- including aerospace firms like Woodward, machining companies like Ingersoll and Bergstrom, and even food manufacturers like Nuestro Queso. Educational providers are ...

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Toyota renews support for open source robotics - just-auto.com

Automotive Education - February 7, 2018 - 6:59am

Toyota renews support for open source robotics
just-auto.com
OSRF is an independent non-profit organisation founded by members of the global robotics community to support the development, distribution, and adoption of open source software for use in robotics research and education. The group oversees the ...

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Five reasons to consider a career in automotive engineering - Telegraph.co.uk

Automotive Education - February 7, 2018 - 6:41am

Telegraph.co.uk

Five reasons to consider a career in automotive engineering
Telegraph.co.uk
Marcus Youden, head of operations at McLaren Automotive, is a gleaming example of where a career in automotive engineering can take you. He completed a degree in mechanical engineering and automotive design at Brunel University in 2000. In 2006, he ...

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Industrial hemp pilot program in the works - NewsOK.com

Industrial Education - February 7, 2018 - 6:03am

NewsOK.com

Industrial hemp pilot program in the works
NewsOK.com
Legislation that would allow farmers to grow the non-intoxicating plant sailed through a House committee Tuesday with a unanimous vote. House Bill 2913 now heads to the House floor. The bill would create a pilot program overseen by the Department of ...

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Ethiopia: Diasporas Education Investment - Key to Nations Success - AllAfrica.com

Industrial Education - February 7, 2018 - 5:20am

Ethiopia: Diasporas Education Investment - Key to Nations Success
AllAfrica.com
Among the most important areas of development, the education sector one of the significant area. Ethiopian Diasporas can see education and training of Ethiopians back home as a unique, attractive and lucrative investment destination. Education and ...

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Wolf: Budget Aims to Bolster Economy, Workforce through Education, Skills Training - GANT News

Machining - February 7, 2018 - 5:16am

Charlotte Observer

Wolf: Budget Aims to Bolster Economy, Workforce through Education, Skills Training
GANT News
“Indeed, these aren't just jobs, but careers – everything from welding and machining to coding and advanced manufacturing – careers that can sustain families and enrich communities.” The proposed 2018-19 budget builds on efficiencies realized in last ...
Text of Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf's 2018 budget addressSFGate
Wolf to deliver final first-term budget plan to LegislatureWPXI Pittsburgh

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Adventures in brain-hacking: how an electrical stimulator boosted my IQ - The Guardian

Electrical - February 7, 2018 - 3:55am

The Guardian

Adventures in brain-hacking: how an electrical stimulator boosted my IQ
The Guardian
David Adam: 'For 30 minutes each night for a week I aimed the current at my anterior temporal lobes, above my ears.' Photograph: David Levene for the Guardian. People have always sought advantages over their rivals. But trying to improve intelligence ...

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GSA: Counterfeit Electrical Products Are Inimical To Economy - Peace FM Online

Electrical - February 7, 2018 - 3:53am

Peace FM Online

GSA: Counterfeit Electrical Products Are Inimical To Economy
Peace FM Online
Mr Akpaloo therefore advised companies to study product portfolio's vulnerabilities and incorporate prevention of electrical counterfeiting into an existing quality and safety programmes. The CDA Consult workshop forms part of series of nationwide ...

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GSA: Counterfeit Electrical Products Are Inimical To Economy - Peace FM Online

Electrical - February 7, 2018 - 3:53am

Peace FM Online

GSA: Counterfeit Electrical Products Are Inimical To Economy
Peace FM Online
Mr Akpaloo therefore advised companies to study product portfolio's vulnerabilities and incorporate prevention of electrical counterfeiting into an existing quality and safety programmes. The CDA Consult workshop forms part of series of nationwide ...

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OUR VIEW: Pitching the trades a most worthy goal - Utica Observer Dispatch

Building Trades - February 7, 2018 - 3:05am

OUR VIEW: Pitching the trades a most worthy goal
Utica Observer Dispatch
But, Brindisi points out, many middle-skill jobs — positions that require a high school education or two-year degree, but not a college degree — are available right now in the community. And in a world where many college graduates begin careers deep ...

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Brexit has boosted business for this Huddersfield company - Huddersfield Examiner

Automotive Education - February 7, 2018 - 1:51am

Huddersfield Examiner

Brexit has boosted business for this Huddersfield company
Huddersfield Examiner
The high-powered trade mission led by Mrs May included delegates from more than 40 UK firms in sectors including financial services, health and life sciences, automotive, education, agrichemicals and food and drink. There was a hectic rounds of ...

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More than half of Texas public school students are in districts where teacher certification isn't required - Texas Tribune

Electrical - February 7, 2018 - 1:01am

Texas Tribune

More than half of Texas public school students are in districts where teacher certification isn't required
Texas Tribune
More than half of Texas public school students are in districts that don't require teachers to be certified, according to state officials, due to a recent law giving schools more freedom on educational requirements. A 2015 law lets public schools ...

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Elizabethton High School celebrates career technical education month - Johnson City Press

Automotive Education - February 7, 2018 - 12:34am

Johnson City Press

Elizabethton High School celebrates career technical education month
Johnson City Press
Last year, 50 students earned industry certification in cardiopulmonary resuscitation alone. This year, following completion of prerequisites, new certifications are available including Microsoft Office specialist, automotive service excellence ...

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Education Matters: Using Virtual Reality in Construction Management - yourcentralvalley.com

Building Trades - February 7, 2018 - 12:27am

yourcentralvalley.com

Education Matters: Using Virtual Reality in Construction Management
yourcentralvalley.com
Fresno State is part of a community with a lot of needs. Professor Woo's students participate in the 300 dollar house challenge…designing and building a house for the homeless. Students coming out of the program are in demand. Hyatt says those who are ...

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