Industrial Education

OSU grad student debuts new science video on 3-D metal printer - Corvallis Gazette Times

July 9, 2018 - 9:02am

Corvallis Gazette Times

OSU grad student debuts new science video on 3-D metal printer
Corvallis Gazette Times
So when OSU gave Fillo, the creator and host of the Corvallis-Benton County Public Library's "Lib Lab" educational video series, the chance to use its experimental 3-D metal printer, he had an idea of what to make: an alcohol-burning stove modeled on ...

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BioFit Fin Sit-stand Garners Clean Room Industry Publication Award - ThomasNet News

July 9, 2018 - 8:04am

ThomasNet News

BioFit Fin Sit-stand Garners Clean Room Industry Publication Award
ThomasNet News
The Fin sit-stand was created for use in clean room, technology, laboratory, educational, healthcare and industrial workplaces. It is designed for tasks requiring extended periods of standing and provides workers with support and ergonomic ...

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President: Azerbaijan interested in Swiss companies' participation in industrial, infrastructure projects in country ... - Trend News Agency

July 9, 2018 - 7:27am

Trend News Agency

President: Azerbaijan interested in Swiss companies' participation in industrial, infrastructure projects in country ...
Trend News Agency
Baku, Azerbaijan, July 9. Trend: President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received a delegation led by head of the Federal Department of Economic Affairs, Education and Research of the Swiss Confederation, Federal Councillor Johann N.

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'Teachers' right to strike must be protected' – Section27 - Mail & Guardian

July 9, 2018 - 6:40am

Mail & Guardian

'Teachers' right to strike must be protected' – Section27
Mail & Guardian
This follows the Democratic Alliance's (DA) request that the essential services committee investigate the matter in April, in an effort to quell strike action in the education sector. Section 70 of the Labour Relations Act (LRA) defines an essential ...

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'Fashion is just one aspect of Design' - Times of India

July 9, 2018 - 6:13am

Times of India

'Fashion is just one aspect of Design'
Times of India
The University has international collaborations with foreign universities including Emily Carr University of Art and Design, Vancouver Film School of Canada, University of West Scotland, University of Huddersfield, Oxford Brookes University, UK; Ecole ...

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6 ways to tackle current technical education system problems - India Today

July 9, 2018 - 6:07am

India Today

6 ways to tackle current technical education system problems
India Today
In order to solve this, there has to be a strong interaction of engineering educational institutions with the industry in the role of consultancy is recognized as key to the future development of technical education and offers an opportunity to the ...

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Dow futures up 100 points as stocks get ready to build on last week's gains - MarketWatch

July 9, 2018 - 5:21am

Dow futures up 100 points as stocks get ready to build on last week's gains
MarketWatch
Dow Jones Industrial Average futures YMU8, +0.40% rose by 96 points, or 0.4%, to 24,552, while S&P 500 futures ESU8, +0.35% gained 9.60 points, or 0.4%, to 2,772.50. Nasdaq-100 futures NQU8, +0.35% tacked on 24.50 points, or 0.3%, to 7,258.

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Opinion: Focusing on past investment performance is costing you future profits - MarketWatch

July 9, 2018 - 5:03am

MarketWatch

Opinion: Focusing on past investment performance is costing you future profits
MarketWatch
Such rigid standards are now, unfortunately, imposed on asset management and its evaluation mostly by the industry that consults to institutional investors on asset-manager hiring and performance measurement, and by advisers to individual investors ...

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Institutions of learning called to seize the 4th Industrial Revolution - Yiba (press release) (blog)

July 9, 2018 - 2:46am

Yiba (press release) (blog)

Institutions of learning called to seize the 4th Industrial Revolution
Yiba (press release) (blog)
Higher Education and Training Deputy Minister Buti Manamela has called on institutions of learning to embrace new ways of teaching so that South Africa can take up opportunities that the Fourth Industrial Revolution brings. “As a country we need to ...
Address by the Deputy Minister of Higher Education and Training, Mr Buti Manamela, to The South African Sugar ...CNBCAfrica.com

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An internship could be your golden ticket to a graduate job - The Guardian

July 9, 2018 - 2:32am

The Guardian

An internship could be your golden ticket to a graduate job
The Guardian
Deloitte, for example, gets more than 16,000 applications for its internship and work-experience programmes – from both school and university students – each year. Only around 350 undergraduates get on to its Summer Vacation ... Extra research can ...

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Tuesday Business Briefs, 7-10-18 - Asheboro Courier Tribune

July 9, 2018 - 12:38am

Tuesday Business Briefs, 7-10-18
Asheboro Courier Tribune
ASHEBORO — Randolph Community College will offer “Forklift Operator Training,” from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 4, in Room 223 at the Continuing Education and Industrial Center on RCC's Asheboro campus. This course (#66755) provides instruction on ...

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One way to beat the system when claiming tax breaks for education under the new tax law - MarketWatch

July 9, 2018 - 12:02am

One way to beat the system when claiming tax breaks for education under the new tax law
MarketWatch
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) included many changes that affect individual taxpayers. But not so much for education-related tax breaks. The new law expanded one break, eliminated another, and left the rest untouched. Here's the first installment of ...

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Sharing good practice: Gonski and quality assurance processes - Teacher Magazine

July 8, 2018 - 11:57pm

Teacher Magazine

Sharing good practice: Gonski and quality assurance processes
Teacher Magazine
The panel suggests school systems and schools in Australia need to shift from an 'industrial' to an 'adaptive, continuously improving' education model – one focused on maximum potential growth in learning for each individual student. It cites an OECD ...

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Change skips education - DAWN.com

July 8, 2018 - 9:04pm

DAWN.com

Change skips education
DAWN.com
The PML-N states that it will take steps aimed at encouraging “industrial growth; removing economic barriers to education and meeting the demands of the growing industrial sector”. It plans to do so by developing adult literacy programmes, expanding ...

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Bulawayo ranks industrial sectors for SEZs - Chronicle

July 8, 2018 - 6:10pm

Chronicle

Bulawayo ranks industrial sectors for SEZs
Chronicle
The ranking list covers in order of impact, rubber and plastics, agro-processing industry, pharmaceuticals, education and innovation, transport and logistics, creative arts industry, wood and furniture, printing and packaging, tourism and hospitality ...

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Academy to address local trade shortage - Victoria Advocate

July 8, 2018 - 5:28pm

Victoria Advocate

Academy to address local trade shortage
Victoria Advocate
Shannon Tesch said becoming an electrician is his calling in life. Tesch, 18, graduated from Industrial High School in June and began working for Hall Electric three weeks ago. This fall, he plans to attend the Mid Coast Construction Academy. He is ...

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Address by the Deputy Minister of Higher Education and Training, Mr Buti Manamela, to The South African Sugar ... - CNBCAfrica.com

July 8, 2018 - 10:48am

Yiba (press release) (blog)

Address by the Deputy Minister of Higher Education and Training, Mr Buti Manamela, to The South African Sugar ...
CNBCAfrica.com
Earlier this year, the Department of Higher Education and Training presented its 2018-19 Budget in Parliament under the theme of “Human Resources Development and the Fourth Industrial Revolution”. It is an important area that we must consider and plan ...
Institutions of learning called to seize the 4th Industrial RevolutionYiba (press release) (blog)

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Address by the Deputy Minister of Higher Education and Training, Mr Buti Manamela, to The South African Sugar ... - CNBCAfrica.com

July 8, 2018 - 10:48am

CNBCAfrica.com

Address by the Deputy Minister of Higher Education and Training, Mr Buti Manamela, to The South African Sugar ...
CNBCAfrica.com
Earlier this year, the Department of Higher Education and Training presented its 2018-19 Budget in Parliament under the theme of “Human Resources Development and the Fourth Industrial Revolution”. It is an important area that we must consider and plan ...

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New testing needed at Worcester school where toxins detected - Beaumont Enterprise

July 8, 2018 - 9:30am

New testing needed at Worcester school where toxins detected
Beaumont Enterprise
WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — A second round of testing has been ordered for a Massachusetts charter school where elevated levels of toxic chemicals were detected. The state Department of Environmental Protection tells The Telegram & Gazette the second ...

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