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Vincennes University, Porter County Career Center partner for Early College Program - nwitimes.com

February 9, 2018 - 7:34pm

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Vincennes University, Porter County Career Center partner for Early College Program
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Vincennes University President Chuck Johnson, left, is introduced by Porter County Career and Technical Center Director and Principal Jon Groth. The career center unveiled its new precision machine facility on Friday. The expanded workshop classroom ...
Porter County career center's growth, partnership laudedChicago Tribune

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Mercer students, Aledo police group building 350 Chevy motor - Quad-Cities Online

February 9, 2018 - 7:04pm

Quad-Cities Online

Mercer students, Aledo police group building 350 Chevy motor
Quad-Cities Online
ALEDO — Students in the ag machine and power class at Mercer County High School, led by shop teacher Aaron Heartt, are partnering with the Aledo Police Benevolent Association and local businesses to build a 350 Chevy motor. The motor will be given ...

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Career center's growth, partnership lauded - Chicago Tribune

February 9, 2018 - 5:14pm

Chicago Tribune

Career center's growth, partnership lauded
Chicago Tribune
Task Force Tips and Urschel Labs, which makes food slicing equipment, not only hire the students, Groth said, but pay for them to get two-year degrees from Vincennes. Two or three students take advantage of the program each year, he added, noting the ...

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Designing, Building an Engineering Powerhouse - Advanced Manufacturing

February 9, 2018 - 12:10pm

Advanced Manufacturing

Designing, Building an Engineering Powerhouse
Advanced Manufacturing
Expanding the machine shop's scope gives instructors and students a lot more access and flexibility. “Space was really tight, but in the manufacturing group, [some] very forward-thinking people said 'we've got our manufacturing research labs and we ...

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Collaborative makerspace comes to life at Hancock College - Lompoc Record

February 8, 2018 - 11:21pm

Lompoc Record

Collaborative makerspace comes to life at Hancock College
Lompoc Record
Working in partnership with the Santa Maria Public Library and the Discovery Museum, Robert Mabry, associate professor of machining and manufacturing at Hancock and one of the shepherds of the makerspace initiative, says the project was one of 24 ...

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The Ogun Technical Institute initiative - The Punch

February 8, 2018 - 6:06pm

The Ogun Technical Institute initiative
The Punch
Soyombo Opeyemi, Abeokuta, Ogun State: Recently, on the premises of Government Science and Technical College, Abeokuta, the Ogun State Government in collaboration with Samsung Heavy Industries, Korea, inaugurated the Ogun State Technical Institute ...

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Centerville educators learn about local job opportunities - Centerville Daily Iowegian

February 8, 2018 - 4:52pm

Centerville Daily Iowegian

Centerville educators learn about local job opportunities
Centerville Daily Iowegian
The event was part of a professional development day. Staff spent the mornings focusing on different subject areas depending on their buildings, but then came together in the afternoon to visit and tour Mercy Medical Center, C&C Machining, Lee ...

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Language summit draws reps from business, education, healthcare, and government - University of Wisconsin-Madison

February 8, 2018 - 11:12am

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Language summit draws reps from business, education, healthcare, and government
University of Wisconsin-Madison
“We are located in Woodville, Wisconsin, which had just over 1,000 people,” Tyler said. “At the time I wouldn't have seen our business expanding beyond Wisconsin, much less around the world. Today, nearly half of OEM's customers are multinational ...

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Student pursuing interests with internship - Davie Enterprise Record

February 8, 2018 - 9:30am

Davie Enterprise Record

Student pursuing interests with internship
Davie Enterprise Record
Jacob Rhyne is a senior at Davie High School, the son of John and Sara Rhyne of Mocksville. He has been involved in Boy Scouts for the last 10 years and achieved the Eagle Scout award in 2016. His Eagle Scout project was to replace the foot bridge at ...

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Columbus FFA planning career day event - Columbus Journal

February 7, 2018 - 7:22pm

Columbus Journal

Columbus FFA planning career day event
Columbus Journal
Columbus FFA Middle School Career Day: The Columbus FFA officers planned to hold a career day at the middle school to expose seventh and eighth grade students to a variety of careers in the Career and Technical Education and STEAM areas such as ...

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Snyder budget: More for schools, roads - Traverse City Record Eagle

February 7, 2018 - 6:18pm

Snyder budget: More for schools, roads
Traverse City Record Eagle
Classes include things such as foreign language, physical education, art and music. Snyder's budget proposes putting a cap on the program, Soma said. "It's terrible what they're doing," he said. The home districts of students enrolled in career and ...

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Commentary: Skilled workforce pipeline crucial for Indiana - Evansville Courier & Press

February 7, 2018 - 2:15pm

Evansville Courier & Press

Commentary: Skilled workforce pipeline crucial for Indiana
Evansville Courier & Press
CTE Early College students pursue education in key skill areas, such as machining, industrial maintenance, diesel technology, aviation technology, welding, information technology, and more. Through VU's CTE Early College partnerships with K–12 career ...

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South Central College Machining program earns $50,000 STEM ... - Southernminn.com

February 7, 2018 - 1:58pm

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South Central College Machining program earns $50,000 STEM ...
Southernminn.com
South Central College's Computer Integrated Machining program has been named a winner of the inaugural Siemens-Aspen Community College STEM Award by the Aspen Institute College Excellence Program and the Siemens.

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Nonprofits Help Northern Illinois Manufacturers And Schools Develop Better Workers - WNIJ and WNIU

February 7, 2018 - 12:50pm

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Nonprofits Help Northern Illinois Manufacturers And Schools Develop Better Workers
WNIJ and WNIU
It started out with a group of six manufacturers but has expanded to more than 18 -- including aerospace firms like Woodward, machining companies like Ingersoll and Bergstrom, and even food manufacturers like Nuestro Queso. Educational providers are ...

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Nonprofits Help Northern Illinois Manufacturers And Schools Develop Better Worker - WNIJ and WNIU

February 7, 2018 - 7:34am

WNIJ and WNIU

Nonprofits Help Northern Illinois Manufacturers And Schools Develop Better Worker
WNIJ and WNIU
It started out with a group of six manufacturers but has expanded to more than 18 -- including aerospace firms like Woodward, machining companies like Ingersoll and Bergstrom, and even food manufacturers like Nuestro Queso. Educational providers are ...

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Wolf: Budget Aims to Bolster Economy, Workforce through Education, Skills Training - GANT News

February 7, 2018 - 5:16am

Charlotte Observer

Wolf: Budget Aims to Bolster Economy, Workforce through Education, Skills Training
GANT News
“Indeed, these aren't just jobs, but careers – everything from welding and machining to coding and advanced manufacturing – careers that can sustain families and enrich communities.” The proposed 2018-19 budget builds on efficiencies realized in last ...
Text of Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf's 2018 budget addressSFGate
Wolf to deliver final first-term budget plan to LegislatureWPXI Pittsburgh

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Using legos to explore engineering - Pawhuska Journal Capital

February 6, 2018 - 10:02pm

Pawhuska Journal Capital

Using legos to explore engineering
Pawhuska Journal Capital
Together, the two programs are designed to allow students with interest in science, programing, robotics and design to explore the field in a fun and competitive environment. The Pollywog groups were formed in part by Smith, as well as Don Malone ...

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Governor candidate tours Hawkeye Community College - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

February 6, 2018 - 4:42pm

Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Governor candidate tours Hawkeye Community College
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
Ron Corbett talked manufacturing with staff and administrators as he toured Hawkeye's CNC machining, welding and power mechanics labs. Prior to the tour, he met with President Linda Allen and a number of her cabinet members. “I'm doing a tour to all of ...

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Mercer students, Aledo police group building 350 Chevy motor - Quad-Cities Online

February 6, 2018 - 12:16pm

Quad-Cities Online

Mercer students, Aledo police group building 350 Chevy motor
Quad-Cities Online
ALEDO -- The Ag Machine and Power Class at the Mercer County High School, led by shop teacher Aaron Heartt, are partnering with the Aledo Police Benevolent Association and local businesses to build a 350 Chevy motor. The motor will be given away as a ...

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Heule Tool Launches New Website - Modern Machine Shop

February 6, 2018 - 11:40am

Modern Machine Shop

Heule Tool Launches New Website
Modern Machine Shop
Heule Tool Corp. has launched a new website at heuletool.com, which is intended to provide a more user-friendly experience with improved mobile-responsive navigation and functionality. The site is designed to give users access to more information for ...

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