Industrial Education

Eastern Carolina Community Foundation supports Pee Dee through scholarships - SCNow

May 15, 2018 - 2:06pm

Eastern Carolina Community Foundation supports Pee Dee through scholarships
SCNow
Since 1982, people in the Carolinas and beyond have put their trust in FBi Construction as they continuously provide a full range of construction services to municipal, retail, industrial, educational, medical and faith-based institutions. In the ...

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Eaton Launches Educational Program Designed to Help Customers Better Understand Electrical Codes and Standards - WV News

May 15, 2018 - 12:51pm

Eaton Launches Educational Program Designed to Help Customers Better Understand Electrical Codes and Standards
WV News
PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 15, 2018--Power management company Eaton announced today an educational program focused on electrical codes and standards to help industrial, commercial and residential customers apply best practices to ...

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Eaton Launches Educational Program Designed to Help Customers Better Understand Electrical Codes and Standards - Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)

May 15, 2018 - 12:38pm

Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)

Eaton Launches Educational Program Designed to Help Customers Better Understand Electrical Codes and Standards
Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)
PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 15, 2018--Power management company Eaton announced today an educational program focused on electrical codes and standards to help industrial, commercial and residential customers apply best practices to ...

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Boston nonprofit comes to Springfield, helps renew under-served industrial cities - wwlp.com

May 15, 2018 - 12:23pm

wwlp.com

Boston nonprofit comes to Springfield, helps renew under-served industrial cities
wwlp.com
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) - Dozens of people gathered at MassMutual Center in Springfield Tuesday morning to help revitalize under-served industrial cities. Inner City Capital Connections, a nonprofit based in Boston, kicked off bringing the ...

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For-profit promises students certification and job in one year - Education Dive

May 15, 2018 - 10:35am

For-profit promises students certification and job in one year
Education Dive
But the more industry move to a technologically-based foundation, and the need for critical thinkers and solid communicators grows, it is clear that the traditional model of college education must be adapted to fit the needs of corporations and ...

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NAPLAN is bad but Rob Stokes' alternative is worse - The Sydney Morning Herald

May 15, 2018 - 10:06am

The Sydney Morning Herald

NAPLAN is bad but Rob Stokes' alternative is worse
The Sydney Morning Herald
Education Minister Rob Stokes's continuing calls for NAPLAN to be scrapped should be welcomed but approached with caution. Stokes wants us to move away from an “industrial model of school education” yet his government has already installed another ...

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NAPLAN is bad but Rob Stokes' alternative is worse - WAtoday

May 15, 2018 - 10:06am

WAtoday

NAPLAN is bad but Rob Stokes' alternative is worse
WAtoday
Education Minister Rob Stokes's continuing calls for NAPLAN to be scrapped should be welcomed but approached with caution. Stokes wants us to move away from an “industrial model of school education” yet his government has already installed another ...

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VUU to turn Industrial Hall into a museum - Richmond Free Press

May 15, 2018 - 8:39am

Richmond Free Press

VUU to turn Industrial Hall into a museum
Richmond Free Press
When it was built, Industrial Hall was used to teach students in the trades. The building, designed by architect John H. Coxhead, has been closed and unused for years. It will become a university museum, gallery and cultural education center, housing ...

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Shanghai International Art City (SIAC) Forum explores city's culture - Global Times

May 15, 2018 - 7:36am

Global Times

Shanghai International Art City (SIAC) Forum explores city's culture
Global Times
At that moment, a future art city will come into being for a lifetime education and display a completely new lifestyle facing the 22nd century. The urban industrial heritage records the characteristics of the times and the historical features of the ...

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China Focus: China's old industrial base attracts global investors - Xinhua

May 15, 2018 - 7:25am

China Focus: China's old industrial base attracts global investors
Xinhua
It will completely open up its general manufacturing sector to foreign investors, while market access to sectors like telecommunications, medical services, education, elderly care and new energy vehicles will also be expanded. Northeast China ...

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Executive Profile: Andy Dupuy - Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

May 15, 2018 - 6:22am

Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

Executive Profile: Andy Dupuy
Greater Baton Rouge Business Report
As the division continues to expand through both organic growth and acquisitions, Dupuy is focused on staying true to the company's core values, while transforming Brown & Root into the most complete industrial services company in the business. Where ...

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How is industry mitigating fatigue-related hazards? - Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

May 15, 2018 - 6:22am

Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

How is industry mitigating fatigue-related hazards?
Greater Baton Rouge Business Report
The NSC is developing educational materials and other resources regarding fatigue this summer, and the council plans to hold its first-ever Fatigue Conference in Seattle in 2019. “We have lot of work to do with raising awareness to employers about this ...

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Hemp, Inc. Applauds Missouri Legislature for Passing Industrial Hemp Bill - GlobeNewswire (press release)

May 15, 2018 - 6:00am

Hemp, Inc. Applauds Missouri Legislature for Passing Industrial Hemp Bill
GlobeNewswire (press release)
Per the agreement, Hemp, Inc. will provide consulting services in an effort to help HQ Global Education, Inc. expand into the hemp CBD industry. In addition, Hemp, Inc. announced on May 1, 2018, that the Company encourages large scale companies to ...

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Hemp, Inc. Applauds Missouri Legislature for Passing Industrial Hemp Bill - GlobeNewswire (press release)

May 15, 2018 - 6:00am

Hemp, Inc. Applauds Missouri Legislature for Passing Industrial Hemp Bill
GlobeNewswire (press release)
Per the agreement, Hemp, Inc. will provide consulting services in an effort to help HQ Global Education, Inc. expand into the hemp CBD industry. In addition, Hemp, Inc. announced on May 1, 2018, that the Company encourages large scale companies to ...

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Nigeria: One Extra Year for Graduates? - AllAfrica.com

May 15, 2018 - 3:32am

Nigeria: One Extra Year for Graduates?
AllAfrica.com
Minister of State for Education Prof Anthony Anwuka last week proposed a one-year post-graduation training to be offered in some specialized institutions in order to make Nigerian graduates employable. He spoke at a retreat organized by the ... The ...

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£15 million worth of contracts bolster construction firm - shropshirestar.com

May 15, 2018 - 1:02am

shropshirestar.com

£15 million worth of contracts bolster construction firm
shropshirestar.com
... Kingsland Grange, Telford College, Shrewsbury College, Staffordshire University and the University of Wolverhampton. In addition to education, Pave Aways works across a range of sectors including industrial, healthcare, residential, retail and ...

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Five professors earn University Teaching Awards - Daily Northwestern

May 15, 2018 - 12:43am

Daily Northwestern

Five professors earn University Teaching Awards
Daily Northwestern
David Morton, chair of the industrial engineering department, praised Wilson's work in the release, saying she had helped foster a sense of community that “simply didn't exist before she joined our faculty.” Woolley founded the Northwestern Education ...

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Quick Fix for Skills Gap: Reach Out to Disadvantaged Students - IndustryWeek

May 14, 2018 - 11:35pm

IndustryWeek

Quick Fix for Skills Gap: Reach Out to Disadvantaged Students
IndustryWeek
Many school districts invest in 3D printers and even CNC machines, a very positive development for the machining industry. And every time a district can drop even $20,000 on a used Haas CNC machine, for example, that could provide dozens of students a ...

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Baton Rouge public educators plan pay raise push at Thursday's ... - The Advocate

May 14, 2018 - 10:38pm

The Advocate

Baton Rouge public educators plan pay raise push at Thursday's ...
The Advocate
As a torrential rain poured down, more than 150 educators and school support personnel gathered Monday night inside Shiloh Baptist Church urging the end of ...

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Family, friends remember Wallingford's Bill Fritz as passionate educator, caring husband - Meriden Record-Journal

May 14, 2018 - 6:41pm

Meriden Record-Journal

Family, friends remember Wallingford's Bill Fritz as passionate educator, caring husband
Meriden Record-Journal
Fritz, born in Meriden, began his teaching career at Lyman Hall High School in 1961 after graduating from Central Connecticut State College. He later became head of the Industrial Arts Department at Sheehan High School, a position he held for 23 years.

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