Industrial Education

TCAT students bring home Gold in April; place 9th nationally at SkillsUSA in June - Therogersvillereview

August 2, 2017 - 6:08am

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TCAT students bring home Gold in April; place 9th nationally at SkillsUSA in June
Therogersvillereview
SURGOINSVILLE — Two students taking part in the industrial maintenance program at the Tennessee College of Applied Technology's Hawkins County campus captured the team gold medal in “mechatronics” at the SkillsUSA state championships in Chattanooga ...

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Apprentice program advances amid Hernando commission funding scrutiny - Tampabay.com

August 2, 2017 - 5:00am

Tampabay.com

Apprentice program advances amid Hernando commission funding scrutiny
Tampabay.com
The teens are among a quartet of testing-the-waters manufacturing technicians who recently completed a three-week summer manufacturing boot camp at the AMskills Training Center in the Airport Industrial Park — the Hernando portion of the American ...

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As students prepare to return for new school year, state makes progress on cooling classrooms - Hawaii News Now

August 2, 2017 - 12:07am

As students prepare to return for new school year, state makes progress on cooling classrooms
Hawaii News Now
At Ilima Intermediate, the state Education Department has met its pledge to put in solar-powered AC in one-third of the school's hottest classrooms. "They're definitely on track," principal Christopher Bonilla said. Ilima Intermediate is number two on ...

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OSU announces spring 2017 graduates - Edmond Sun

August 1, 2017 - 7:06pm

Edmond Sun

OSU announces spring 2017 graduates
Edmond Sun
Edmond residents receiving degrees were: Alexandria Julia Adams, BS, Education; Sakib Uddin Ahmed, BS, Aerospace Engineering; Johnathan D. Allen, Bachelor of University Studies; Kaitlyn Emery Amen, BS, Human Development & Family Science, Cum ...

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Digital Inclusion Award Recipient Tells How He Makes a Difference - HuffPost

August 1, 2017 - 6:46pm

HuffPost

Digital Inclusion Award Recipient Tells How He Makes a Difference
HuffPost
“The current [engineering] educational model is based on industrial revolution era needs and mindset. The new concerns over environmental impacts, energy usage and sources, the advent of nanotechnology, smart materials and computation tools all fuel ...

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Apple's next big leap might be into augmented reality - WNEM Saginaw

August 1, 2017 - 5:55pm

WNEM Saginaw

Apple's next big leap might be into augmented reality
WNEM Saginaw
AR is also making its way into education and some industrial applications, such as product assembly and warehouse inventory management. Now Apple is hoping to transform the technology from a geeky sideshow into a mass-market phenomenon.

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The troubling economics of higher education - Independent Tribune

August 1, 2017 - 5:25pm

Independent Tribune

The troubling economics of higher education
Independent Tribune
That organization's website (www.businessinsider.com) shows a chart from the National Center for Education Statistics that demonstrates the dramatic climb in college tuition that occurred between 1980 and 2015. It's the type of information that should ...

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Apple's next big leap might be into augmented reality - News 12 Westchester

August 1, 2017 - 5:17pm

News 12 Westchester

Apple's next big leap might be into augmented reality
News 12 Westchester
AR is also making its way into education and some industrial applications, such as product assembly and warehouse inventory management. Now Apple is hoping to transform the technology from a geeky sideshow into a mass-market phenomenon.

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Apple's next big leap might be into augmented reality - WTOP

August 1, 2017 - 5:10pm

WTOP

Apple's next big leap might be into augmented reality
WTOP
Instead, analysts argue more generally that AR creates enormous potential for new games, home-remodeling apps that let you visualize new furnishings and decor in an existing room, education, health care and more. For the moment, though, we're basically ...

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Coast Guard teaches boater education class - Coast Weekend

August 1, 2017 - 5:03pm

Coast Weekend

Coast Guard teaches boater education class
Coast Weekend
... Oregon State Marine Board, will teach a Boater Education Class that results in a boater education card. The class will be held 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 5, in the second floor conference room at Englund Marine & Industrial Supply (95 Hamburg ...

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Illinois Governor Vetoes Education Bill as Budget Wrangling Continues in Several States -- Update - Fox Business

August 1, 2017 - 4:33pm

Illinois Governor Vetoes Education Bill as Budget Wrangling Continues in Several States -- Update
Fox Business
Scott Walker has pledged to veto a gas tax increase while championing a $3 billion incentive package to encourage Foxconn Technology Group to build a major industrial facility in the state. Meanwhile, Minnesota Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton defunded the ...

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PROCESS EXPO to Offer Feeding the Hopper Education Sessions at 2017 Event - Benzinga

August 1, 2017 - 2:07pm

PROCESS EXPO to Offer Feeding the Hopper Education Sessions at 2017 Event
Benzinga
MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Aug 1, 2017) - New to PROCESS EXPO this year, the Feeding the Hopper program is an educational concept taking place in the Refresh & Recharge lounge in booth #3816. ... to Tame It; Female Professionals in the Food and ...

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Comfort Systems Usa Incorporated (NYSE:FIX) on Focus After Report of More Shorts - BZ Weekly

August 1, 2017 - 2:02pm

BZ Weekly

Comfort Systems Usa Incorporated (NYSE:FIX) on Focus After Report of More Shorts
BZ Weekly
... throughout the United States. It has a 20.26 P/E ratio. The Firm operates primarily in the commercial, industrial and institutional HVAC markets and offers services in the industrial, healthcare, education, office, technology, retail and government ...
Comfort Systems USA, Inc. (NYSE:FIX) Trading Volume Significantly HigherFirst News 24

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How CSR Activities are Changing the Face of Indian Education - Entrepreneur

August 1, 2017 - 1:06pm

Entrepreneur

How CSR Activities are Changing the Face of Indian Education
Entrepreneur
India's most sellable automotive brand, Maruti Suzuki has implemented many CSR initiatives in the field of education. Maruti Suzuki is working on skill enhancement in automobile trade and upgradation of Government ITIs by providing technical and ...

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Comfort Systems USA, Inc. (FIX) Reaches $33.75 After 9.00% Up Move; Last Week MACOM Technology Solutions ... - Herald KS

August 1, 2017 - 11:52am

Comfort Systems USA, Inc. (FIX) Reaches $33.75 After 9.00% Up Move; Last Week MACOM Technology Solutions ...
Herald KS
The Firm operates primarily in the commercial, industrial and institutional HVAC markets and offers services in the industrial, healthcare, education, office, technology, retail and government facilities. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.75 in Q4 ...

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Cyberattack on industrial control systems can put a whole nation at risk - TechRepublic

August 1, 2017 - 11:32am

TechRepublic

Cyberattack on industrial control systems can put a whole nation at risk
TechRepublic
With more information and best practice sharing, the stronger organizations will be on the defensive side, Holmqvist said. Education remains the highest priority moving forward, Holmqvist explained, because attacks will just continue happening if ...

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Jisc Futures: research in the age of open science - Times Higher Education (THE) (blog)

August 1, 2017 - 10:31am

Times Higher Education (THE) (blog)

Jisc Futures: research in the age of open science
Times Higher Education (THE) (blog)
Science has always been an open enterprise; from the earliest days of the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, scientists have read about the research methods and findings of their colleagues to scrutinise them, reproduce them and build on ...

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Jharkhand eyes Singapore educcation model for skill development - Times of India

July 31, 2017 - 11:05pm

Jharkhand eyes Singapore educcation model for skill development
Times of India
"In Singapore, out of the total students enrolling for university courses, 25% opt for university education. Roughly, 25% go for polytechnic education and nearly 40% for skill development," Ajay Kumar Singh, secretary of the state higher and technical ...

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Manufacturing program gets $20K from Ruiz Foods - Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

July 31, 2017 - 5:38pm

Sherman Denison Herald Democrat

Manufacturing program gets $20K from Ruiz Foods
Sherman Denison Herald Democrat
Representatives of the frozen Mexican food manufacturer presented their check to leaders of the Advanced Manufacturing Consortium, which is composed of 30 area industrial employers taking part in the educational program, at Workforce Solutions Texoma ...

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Children excel in learning foreign languages - Cleveland Jewish News

July 31, 2017 - 2:18pm

Cleveland Jewish News

Children excel in learning foreign languages
Cleveland Jewish News
“Language learning can expose children to otherness and intercultural education at an early age where they are still very much open to the world around them,” she said. “This also gives them more flexibility intellectually to empathize with other ...

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