Industrial Education

RIA to Present Gudrun Litzenberger and Esben Østergaard With Engelberger Robotics Awards - Odessa American

1 hour 37 min ago

RIA to Present Gudrun Litzenberger and Esben Østergaard With Engelberger Robotics Awards
Odessa American
Engelberger was founder and president of Unimation, Inc., the world's first industrial robot manufacturer. The Engelberger Robotics awards are presented to individuals for excellence in technology development, application, education and leadership in ...

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Protesters fail to derail federal education minister's UOW visit - Illawarra Mercury

6 hours 39 min ago

Illawarra Mercury

Protesters fail to derail federal education minister's UOW visit
Illawarra Mercury
But Mr Birmingham shrugged off the incident and went on to officially launch the Australian Research Council (ARC) Industrial Transformation Training Centre for Advanced Technologies in Rail Track Infrastructure (ITTC Rail). Read more: UOW students ...

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ICC works on workforce development - Peoria Journal Star

May 22, 2018 - 10:18pm

Peoria Journal Star

ICC works on workforce development
Peoria Journal Star
In the new model, renamed industrial maintenance to match industry standards, students go back and forth between intensive classroom training and intensive on-the-job training, applying the skills they learn in class. They're students, but they're also ...

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ICC works on workforce development - Pekin Daily Times

May 22, 2018 - 10:15pm

Pekin Daily Times

ICC works on workforce development
Pekin Daily Times
PEORIA — By July, Illinois Central College will have placed 15 students in a newly revamped apprenticeship for industrial maintenance. The students can ... “Higher education has been wonderful at building programs that there's no need for.” Kerr's ...

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School superintendent selection narrowed to three - Blue Mountain Eagle

May 22, 2018 - 7:09pm

Blue Mountain Eagle

School superintendent selection narrowed to three
Blue Mountain Eagle
Before entering school administration, Uptmor was an industrial technology teacher for about 15 years. He has a master's and a bachelor's in industrial technology education from the University of Idaho. The school board has begun thorough background ...

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College distributes thousands of dollars in scholarships - Estevan Mercury

May 22, 2018 - 5:44pm

Estevan Mercury

College distributes thousands of dollars in scholarships
Estevan Mercury
Southeast College students received $37,630 in scholarships and bursaries at the college's annual Industry-Education Luncheon Thursday at the Estevan campus. The awards were presented to students in various programs, including fourth class power ...

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JMU alumna appointed Virginia commissioner of agriculture - The Breeze

May 22, 2018 - 4:42pm

The Breeze

JMU alumna appointed Virginia commissioner of agriculture
The Breeze
May 25, Jewel Bronaugh, a JMU alum ('89), will begin her position as the commissioner of the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, in charge of over 500 VDACS employees responsible for regulating the state's oldest and largest industry ...

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Vantage Career Center honors grads - The Paulding County Progress

May 22, 2018 - 3:12pm

The Paulding County Progress

Vantage Career Center honors grads
The Paulding County Progress
VAN WERT – Family, friends, and home school representatives, gathered at the annual Awards Ceremony on Friday, May 18 to recognize the achievements and accomplishments of senior students enrolled in Vantage career technical programs. ... (Parkway), Ag ...

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Trade, geopolitical uncertainty sends stocks lower; industrials sell off - MarketWatch

May 22, 2018 - 12:32pm

Trade, geopolitical uncertainty sends stocks lower; industrials sell off
MarketWatch
The Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -0.72% fell 178.88 points, or 0.7%, to 24,834.41. The S&P 500 SPX, -0.31% lost 8.57 points, or 0.3%, to 2,724.44. Among the day's biggest decliners were industrial stocks, a sector that is heavily correlated with ...

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The American Industrial Hygiene Association Warns Teen Workers at Risk on the Job: Teens Twice as Likely to Be ... - Benzinga

May 22, 2018 - 12:10pm

The American Industrial Hygiene Association Warns Teen Workers at Risk on the Job: Teens Twice as Likely to Be ...
Benzinga
Health and Safety Watchdogs Call for Potentially Lifesaving Workplace Safety Education in Schools. FALLS CHURCH, Va. (PRWEB) May 22, 2018. The American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) warns that teen workers are at risk on the job. AIHA is ...

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MNTC, OU team up to help industrial engineering students - Norman Transcript

May 22, 2018 - 11:33am

Norman Transcript

MNTC, OU team up to help industrial engineering students
Norman Transcript
Jones has been a machinist since he was 16 years old and holds degrees in manufacturing technology from Oklahoma City Community College and a bachelor's degree in occupational trade and industrial education from the University of Central Oklahoma.

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NI Accelerates University Engineering Education with New Solution for Project Based Learning - Odessa American

May 22, 2018 - 11:07am

Odessa American

NI Accelerates University Engineering Education with New Solution for Project Based Learning
Odessa American
NI ELVIS III is built to teach engineering concepts throughout the electrical and mechanical engineering curriculum with applications boards and online, interactive teaching resources developed by leading experts in industry and academia. Companies ...

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NI Accelerates University Engineering Education with New Solution for Project Based Learning - Citizentribune

May 22, 2018 - 10:36am

Citizentribune

NI Accelerates University Engineering Education with New Solution for Project Based Learning
Citizentribune
NI ELVIS III is built to teach engineering concepts throughout the electrical and mechanical engineering curriculum with applications boards and online, interactive teaching resources developed by leading experts in industry and academia. Companies ...

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NI Accelerates University Engineering Education with New Solution for Project Based Learning - Business Wire (press release)

May 22, 2018 - 10:00am

Business Wire (press release)

NI Accelerates University Engineering Education with New Solution for Project Based Learning
Business Wire (press release)
NI ELVIS III is built to teach engineering concepts throughout the electrical and mechanical engineering curriculum with applications boards and online, interactive teaching resources developed by leading experts in industry and academia. Companies ...

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Mandatory Electrical License Renewal Costs Reduced By 75% With Local Merger - PR Newswire (press release)

May 22, 2018 - 8:37am

PR Newswire (press release)

Mandatory Electrical License Renewal Costs Reduced By 75% With Local Merger
PR Newswire (press release)
In keeping with the need for all California electricians to do a mandatory 32 Hours of Electrical Continuing Education in order to renew their license, their courses are approved by the California Department Of Industrial Relations (DIR) for all ...

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Indonesia encourages higher education to develop online learning to keep up with Industry 4.0 - OpenGov Asia

May 22, 2018 - 3:04am

OpenGov Asia

Indonesia encourages higher education to develop online learning to keep up with Industry 4.0
OpenGov Asia
Industry 4.0 is triggers the transformation of new markets, which includes the education sector. This will lead to more jobs and because of this, higher learning institutions are tasked to produce the quality of education that can respond to the ...

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Interstates joins Northwest Iowa Community College, exposes high schoolers to tech careers - Sioux City Journal

May 22, 2018 - 1:03am

Sioux City Journal

Interstates joins Northwest Iowa Community College, exposes high schoolers to tech careers
Sioux City Journal
The effort is a Career and Technical Education curriculum set to begin with up to 10 students this fall at Interstates, a leader in industrial engineering, operational technology, construction and automation that, by this summer, will boast 900 ...

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5 ways the utility industry can mitigate cyber incidents - Utility Dive

May 21, 2018 - 2:36pm

5 ways the utility industry can mitigate cyber incidents
Utility Dive
Bill Lawrence, the director of NERC's Electricity Information Sharing and Analysis Center (E-ISAC), said the organization provides the industry education and training opportunities that include monthly webinars featuring industry and government ...

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School board puts off decision to cancel tax exemptions that cost $3.7 million a year - Louisiana Weekly

May 21, 2018 - 12:44pm

School board puts off decision to cancel tax exemptions that cost $3.7 million a year
Louisiana Weekly
“We need to hear the voice of our new mayor on this issue, because it does cross multiple government entities,” Kleban said. The city and state use the Industrial Tax Exemption Program to lure manufacturers. The school board's taxes account for about ...

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Andrew Rohwedder retires as technology educator - The Dickinson Press

May 21, 2018 - 12:21pm

Andrew Rohwedder retires as technology educator
The Dickinson Press
About that time, Richardton had passed a bond issue for an addition to the high school, and was advertising for an industrial arts instructor. “I came for an interview with Superintendent Charles Wilz. He looked at that skinny 26-year-old and pointed ...

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