Industrial Education

Construction management jobs at a premium for rising graduates at Virginia Tech - Roanoke Times

October 6, 2017 - 6:31am

Roanoke Times

Construction management jobs at a premium for rising graduates at Virginia Tech
Roanoke Times
BLACKSBURG — The Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center was buzzing with hopeful energy on Wednesday, packed full of students looking to rub elbows with industry professionals they hope will soon sign a paycheck with their name on it.

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Trade group says Missouri has an acute shortage of construction industry workers - Missourinet.com

October 6, 2017 - 6:17am

Missourinet.com

Trade group says Missouri has an acute shortage of construction industry workers
Missourinet.com
“The career and technical education programs provided at OTC and other schools throughout our state are so important,” said Toenjes. “The hiring situation is very favorable right now for students trained in the trades.” OTC Chancellor Dr. Hal Higdon ...

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Trade group says Missouri has an acute shortage of construction industry workers - Missourinet.com

October 6, 2017 - 6:17am

Missourinet.com

Trade group says Missouri has an acute shortage of construction industry workers
Missourinet.com
“The career and technical education programs provided at OTC and other schools throughout our state are so important,” said Toenjes. “The hiring situation is very favorable right now for students trained in the trades.” OTC Chancellor Dr. Hal Higdon ...

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Former law professor, 76, was an 'important intellectual light' at Creighton - Omaha World-Herald

October 5, 2017 - 7:08pm

Omaha World-Herald

Former law professor, 76, was an 'important intellectual light' at Creighton
Omaha World-Herald
He also served five years on the Nebraska Commission of Industrial Relations. In private practice he was known for his appellate writing, but he also argued in court. Said Thomas White, a former chief justice of the Nebraska Supreme Court: “I enjoyed ...

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Education Foundation visits schools, distributes funds for learning projects - Chillicothe Constitution Tribune

October 5, 2017 - 6:57pm

Chillicothe Constitution Tribune

Education Foundation visits schools, distributes funds for learning projects
Chillicothe Constitution Tribune
Lee Rucker was awarded $500 for a bandsaw for his seventh- and eighth-grade Industrial Technology class. The bandsaw will cost $1,600 and Rucker plans to pay the balance from his classroom budget. Ellen Duckworth was awarded $498 to purchase a ...

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Canopy™ Announces JumpStart Conference & Demo Days for Fall 2017 Business Accelerator Cohort - Markets Insider

October 5, 2017 - 4:35pm

Canopy™ Announces JumpStart Conference & Demo Days for Fall 2017 Business Accelerator Cohort
Markets Insider
"Our fall cohort of computer vision, IoT, online education, quality management, industrial services, and software companies are focused on solving the pressing business problems of the legal cannabis industry," said Patrick Rea, co-founder and Managing ...

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Purdue forum to examine digital challenges for manufacturing - Purdue News Service (press release)

October 5, 2017 - 3:38pm

Purdue forum to examine digital challenges for manufacturing
Purdue News Service (press release)
The event will focus around five key topics: The Digital Wave, Catching the Digital Wave, Strategies to Implement Digital Manufacturing Technologies, Creating an Education 4.0 pipeline and Envisioning a Sustainable Plan for IIoT (Industrial Internet of ...

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Robotics Industry News - Robotics Online (press release)

October 5, 2017 - 3:35pm

Robotics Industry News
Robotics Online (press release)
OSHA has established alliances with a number of industry groups to share expertise and knowledge about safety practices in the industries involved. The OSHA/NIOSH/RIA Alliance will focus on communication and education about best practices in robot ...

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Yemen's unpaid teachers strike as education crisis deepens - BBC ... - BBC News

October 5, 2017 - 1:38pm

BBC News

Yemen's unpaid teachers strike as education crisis deepens - BBC ...
BBC News
The war in Yemen has devastated the country's education system and left 166000 teachers without pay.

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Night classes underway to meet welding jobs demand - Chisago County Press

October 5, 2017 - 11:44am

Chisago County Press

Night classes underway to meet welding jobs demand
Chisago County Press
North Branch high school industrial arts shop has become instruction central for their industry-certified training while, the Community Education facility, just down the road from the school, provides childcare for the welding students' kids during ...

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Canopy™ Announces JumpStart Conference & Demo Days for Fall 2017 Business Accelerator Cohort - PR Newswire (press release)

October 5, 2017 - 9:13am

Canopy™ Announces JumpStart Conference & Demo Days for Fall 2017 Business Accelerator Cohort
PR Newswire (press release)
"Our fall cohort of computer vision, IoT, online education, quality management, industrial services, and software companies are focused on solving the pressing business problems of the legal cannabis industry," said Patrick Rea, co-founder and Managing ...

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CCBC and Shell Host Industrial Manufacturing Events for Veterans ... - EllwoodCity.org

October 5, 2017 - 8:27am

EllwoodCity.org

CCBC and Shell Host Industrial Manufacturing Events for Veterans ...
EllwoodCity.org
Monaca, PA – Community College of Beaver County (CCBC) and Shell Oil Company are joining forces to host two events on Thursday, October 12 to inform and ...

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Business school's down but not out - Standard Speaker

October 5, 2017 - 4:02am

Standard Speaker

Business school's down but not out
Standard Speaker
JOHN MEDEIROS / STAFF PHOTO The McCann School of Business and Technology branch in Humboldt Industrial Park is set to close after current students finish their classes. However, an instructor and a number of students are fighting for the school's life ...

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Npa Boss Dr Abel Rwendeire Dead - New Vision - New Vision

October 5, 2017 - 3:05am

New Vision

Npa Boss Dr Abel Rwendeire Dead - New Vision
New Vision
Rwendeire died Thursday morning as he was being rushed to Nakasero Hospital in Kampala after his health condition suddenly deteriorated over night.

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Cognitive Education: The tipping point - Computerworld India

October 5, 2017 - 1:00am

Cognitive Education: The tipping point
Computerworld India
The Education industry has reached an interesting tipping point, where it continues to be plagued by several significant challenges; but on the horizon are enormous growth opportunities spurred by digitization. In this article, we will review some of ...

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Medco and Bayer Committed to Continuously Revitalizing Vocational High Schools (SMK) in Merauke - AsiaOne

October 4, 2017 - 10:43pm

AsiaOne

Medco and Bayer Committed to Continuously Revitalizing Vocational High Schools (SMK) in Merauke
AsiaOne
In this partnership, Bayer Indonesia will take a role in providing learning media for vocational students in agriculture, developing concepts and modules along with agricultural industry education materials, providing professional mentors to support ...

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Medco and Bayer Committed to Continuously Revitalizing Vocational High Schools (SMK) in Merauke - Markets Insider

October 4, 2017 - 10:33pm

Medco and Bayer Committed to Continuously Revitalizing Vocational High Schools (SMK) in Merauke
Markets Insider
In this partnership, Bayer Indonesia will take a role in providing learning media for vocational students in agriculture, developing concepts and modules along with agricultural industry education materials, providing professional mentors to support ...

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STEM: Foundation for a progressive future - Chronicle

October 4, 2017 - 8:22pm

Chronicle

STEM: Foundation for a progressive future
Chronicle
Following the successful learning and familiarisation tour of international industry incubating universities in Asia and South America, the Ministry of Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology Development, Zimdef and universities held ...

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MAPS seeks public input on potential referendum | Merrill Foto News - Merrillfotonews

October 4, 2017 - 5:09pm

MAPS seeks public input on potential referendum | Merrill Foto News
Merrillfotonews
Merrill area residents can expect to receive a survey this week as Merrill Area Public Schools gauges voters' feelings on a potential operating referendum.

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