Machining

Youngstown agency opens welding school with help of $4 million award - WKBN.com

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Youngstown agency opens welding school with help of $4 million award
WKBN.com
“It's aiding because we do have a disproportionate amount of people who have a criminal background, have past addictions, have low education levels, so if we're going to build the community, we need to build the people,” he said. Employers benefit ...

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Vermont Tech seeks to teach 3-D technology - vtdigger.org

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Vermont Tech seeks to teach 3-D technology
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Moulton said the public-private partnership would allow Concepts NREC, and other companies, to use the machine during “non-education time” to do research and development and proof of concept. “They would pay us to utilize the equipment,” Moulton said.

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Foundation grants Drage machining program $7500 to aid students - Massillon Independent

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Massillon Independent

Foundation grants Drage machining program $7500 to aid students
Massillon Independent
The foundation donates millions of dollars each year to support career technical education across the United States pursing careers in CNC machining, a release said. The grant fund can be used for student scholarships, NIMS credentials and competitive ...

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Southeastern Regional receives state grant for metal tech programs - Wicked Local Easton

November 16, 2017 - 4:00pm

Southeastern Regional receives state grant for metal tech programs
Wicked Local Easton
Southeastern Regional Vocational Technical High School has received a $319,824 grant that will be used to make major renovations to its machine technology programs. The school is one of 32 Massachusetts schools that received the Skills Capital Grants ...

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Arizona Governor Ducey Welcomes Benchmark To Tempe At Groundbreaking Ceremony - Markets Insider

November 16, 2017 - 2:17pm

Arizona Governor Ducey Welcomes Benchmark To Tempe At Groundbreaking Ceremony
Markets Insider
"Our partnership with Benchmark is another step toward the outstanding collaboration between business and education we have fostered at our university," said Michael Crow, President, ASU. ... Benchmark provides worldwide integrated electronics ...

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Ribbon cutting for JCJC-Haas partnership - WDAM-TV

November 15, 2017 - 7:18pm

Ribbon cutting for JCJC-Haas partnership
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“We'll be able to teach the latest technology and machining and manufacturing and Haas Factory Outlet people can come here and bring their clients and customers to see what their equipment can do and what good talent looks like.” Smith said. “We think ...

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Valley Region Developing Plan to Improve Career and Technical Education - NBC 29 News

November 15, 2017 - 5:30pm

NBC 29 News

Valley Region Developing Plan to Improve Career and Technical Education
NBC 29 News
Daniel Thurston, a Riverheads High School senior, is learning skills of the trade in a two-year program at Valley Career and Technical Center. It takes more than just a set of keen eyes in his precision machining class. "In these types of shops ...

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Joseph Karl, a technology student profile - Illinois State University News (press release) (blog)

November 15, 2017 - 4:03pm

Illinois State University News (press release) (blog)

Joseph Karl, a technology student profile
Illinois State University News (press release) (blog)
Joseph Karl '17, a technology project management graduate student, would “rather focus on what is most important” like his wife, family, and his education. Karl is the first person in his family to go to college. He attended Illinois Central College to ...

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Apprenticeship Program Helps Students Gain Skills - Georgia Tech News Center

November 15, 2017 - 12:07pm

Georgia Tech News Center

Apprenticeship Program Helps Students Gain Skills
Georgia Tech News Center
The program lets Georgia high school students earn technical college credentials, while obtaining real, hands-on experience in a workplace and technical skills that they can use to build their careers. Both GaMEP and the Safety and Health Program were ...

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Scholarships for CNC Machining Training Are Available Through TechForce - Modern Tire Dealer

November 15, 2017 - 10:19am

Scholarships for CNC Machining Training Are Available Through TechForce
Modern Tire Dealer
TechForce Foundation is a nonprofit, 501(c)(3) with the mission to champion students to and through their education and into careers as professional technicians in the transportation industry. The Foundation distributes more than $1.5 million in ...

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HGK Presents Annual Awards for Best Croatian Companies - Total Croatia News

November 15, 2017 - 3:18am

Total Croatia News

HGK Presents Annual Awards for Best Croatian Companies
Total Croatia News
The Lifetime Achievement Award was presented to Stjepan Šafran, one of the most successful Croatian entrepreneurs, who over the years expanded a small metalworking and machining workshop into a business system with three companies and over 210 ...

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County's Career and Technical Center offers open house, tours on Wednesday - Meadville Tribune

November 14, 2017 - 6:50am

County's Career and Technical Center offers open house, tours on Wednesday
Meadville Tribune
Evening classes in computer, medical, welding, machining and residential wiring fields are offered each semester. The school holds classes for the Northern Pennsylvania Regional College throughout the year and offers nearly 300 instructor-facilitated ...

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Alyissa Miller | JWF providing opportunity to Johnstown students - TribDem.com

November 14, 2017 - 6:03am

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Alyissa Miller | JWF providing opportunity to Johnstown students
TribDem.com
George Markovich, a 41-year-old veteran welder, described a unique opportunity for any senior student willing to interview and weld-test for welding or machining part-time positions for the year. ... Alyissa Miller is a senior at Greater Johnstown High ...

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JWF providing opportunity to Johnstown students - TribDem.com

November 13, 2017 - 11:36pm

JWF providing opportunity to Johnstown students
TribDem.com
George Markovich, a 41-year-old veteran welder, described a unique opportunity for any senior student willing to interview and weld-test for welding or machining part-time positions for the year. ... Alyissa Miller is a senior at Greater Johnstown High ...

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School boards to meet Tuesday - Decatur Daily Democrat

November 13, 2017 - 10:08am

School boards to meet Tuesday
Decatur Daily Democrat
On the agenda is examples of excellence, approval of minutes and claims, reports and updates from graduation pathways, facility, high school 2018 renovation project, Adams County Community Foundation/Precision Machining Fund, technology, Virtual ...

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New life for old Snohomish High walnut tree | HeraldNet.com - The Daily Herald

November 13, 2017 - 4:35am

The Daily Herald

New life for old Snohomish High walnut tree | HeraldNet.com
The Daily Herald
Students crafted furniture, to be sold at fundraiser Saturday, from a former fixture on the campus.

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New life for old Snohomish High walnut tree - The Daily Herald

November 13, 2017 - 4:35am

The Daily Herald

New life for old Snohomish High walnut tree
The Daily Herald
The tree was around in the 1960s when the school launched an education program designed to help students with special needs. In 2002, it stood at the entrance of an ... He hadn't worked with wood much before. His specialty is in aerospace machining.

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Malaysia launches locally-made computerised system for machining sector - The Star Online

November 12, 2017 - 6:50pm

Malaysia launches locally-made computerised system for machining sector
The Star Online
“We hope that this effort will further enhance the Science, Technology and Innovation Ministry's efforts to empower the science, technology and innovation culture among students,” he added. Also present was Higher Education Ministry's Polytechnic ...

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Proposed charter high school aims to transform tech training in Southeast Volusia - Daytona Beach News-Journal

November 10, 2017 - 4:16pm

Daytona Beach News-Journal

Proposed charter high school aims to transform tech training in Southeast Volusia
Daytona Beach News-Journal
They plan to essentially offer students two different tracks, including one vocational pathway catering to students not necessarily planning on a postsecondary degree that could, for example, lead to a career in machining. The other pathway would be ...

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Bright Futures breakfast brings in $185000 for LWTech - Redmond Reporter

November 10, 2017 - 2:40pm

Redmond Reporter

Bright Futures breakfast brings in $185000 for LWTech
Redmond Reporter
On Tuesday morning, students, staff and community supporters gathered at Lake Washington Institute of Technology in Kirkland for the school's annual Bright Futures Benefit Breakfast event. The purpose of the event was to raise money for student ...

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