Building Trades

Bustos urges students to consider all options - Quad-Cities Online

September 15, 2017 - 10:11pm

Quad-Cities Online

Bustos urges students to consider all options
Quad-Cities Online
"My entire focus is on education for the week," Rep. Bustos ... Technical programs include advanced computer applications, design and drafting, building trades, child care, graphic arts, cosmetology, barbering, fire science and auto body repair, among ...

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Solar farm project pitched for Somerset plant | Local News | niagara ... - Niagara Gazette

September 15, 2017 - 9:05pm

Niagara Gazette

Solar farm project pitched for Somerset plant | Local News | niagara ...
Niagara Gazette
SOMERSET - The owners of a local coal fire plant announced plans to pursue the construction what they described as one largest solar farms in New York state.

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Community clean-up is a beautiful thing! - IllinoisHomePage.net

September 15, 2017 - 6:07pm

IllinoisHomePage.net

Community clean-up is a beautiful thing!
IllinoisHomePage.net
It was a multi-curricular effort among the building trades, social studies, science and agricultural education departments. "They leave their garbage behind, fishing string, things of that nature. Things that impact wildlife and the aquatic life in the ...

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In The New Atlanta Falcons Stadium, One Restaurant Has A Mission ... - Fast Company

September 15, 2017 - 2:28pm

Fast Company

In The New Atlanta Falcons Stadium, One Restaurant Has A Mission ...
Fast Company
The West Nest offers training and jobs to locals from the neighborhood in which the new stadium was built. It's part of a larger job training and community ...

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Opinion: Young minds, hands key to ending labor shortage - MyAJC

September 15, 2017 - 2:04pm

Opinion: Young minds, hands key to ending labor shortage
MyAJC
The building frenzy that has changed Atlanta's skyline and neighborhoods in recent years has been accomplished by general contractors who've quietly struggled to find adequate labor supply. The common perception is that once ... According to HDCI ...

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In The New Atlanta Hawks Stadium, One Restaurant Has A Mission Beyond Food - Fast Company

September 15, 2017 - 2:02pm

Fast Company

In The New Atlanta Hawks Stadium, One Restaurant Has A Mission Beyond Food
Fast Company
The foundation, which promotes community building had already spent $9 million on various green space and public health initiatives in the area in the decade before the deal was announced but sees the redevelopment deal as a chance to use the stadium ...

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Students learning the trades of electricity - Valley morning Star

September 15, 2017 - 12:09am

Valley morning Star

Students learning the trades of electricity
Valley morning Star
The new electrical curriculum is one of several new courses offered by the Harlingen school district as part of a redesign of its Career and Technical Education Department. Several classrooms in the vocational building at Harlingen High School were ...

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Letter: Skilled trades needed - Kokomo Tribune

September 14, 2017 - 5:56pm

Letter: Skilled trades needed
Kokomo Tribune
These industries include advanced manufacturing, agriculture, building and construction, health and life sciences, IT and business services, and transportation and logistics. The Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce recently ...

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BAF Little Free Library® Design Competition Receives Entries from Around the World - Buffalo Rising

September 14, 2017 - 11:49am

Buffalo Rising

BAF Little Free Library® Design Competition Receives Entries from Around the World
Buffalo Rising
BAF endeavors to combine the ambitions of respect for the past and hope for our future by leveraging our renowned architectural heritage to educate our City's youth and spark their interest and creativity in the building trades; literacy is at the core ...

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Sporting Clays Classic raises $11,0000 for Dwight E Stoltzfus Memorial Trade Scholarship - Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

September 14, 2017 - 10:44am

Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

Sporting Clays Classic raises $11,0000 for Dwight E Stoltzfus Memorial Trade Scholarship
Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers
DESCCO Design & Construction, Inc., Fleetwood, hosted its 13th Annual Dwight E. Stoltzfus Memorial Trade Scholarship Event on Friday, Sept. 8, at M&E Sporting Clays in Hamburg. All proceeds from the Sporting Clays Shoot benefit an endowed scholarship ...

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Sporting Clays Classic raises $11,0000 for Dwight E Stoltzfus Memorial Trade Scholarship - Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

September 14, 2017 - 10:44am

Sporting Clays Classic raises $11,0000 for Dwight E Stoltzfus Memorial Trade Scholarship
Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers
DESCCO Design & Construction, Inc., Fleetwood, hosted its 13th Annual Dwight E. Stoltzfus Memorial Trade Scholarship Event on Friday, Sept. 8, at M&E Sporting Clays in Hamburg. All proceeds from the Sporting Clays Shoot benefit an endowed scholarship ...

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Milwaukee Rescue Mission & former Girls' Tech High - OnMilwaukee.com

September 14, 2017 - 10:18am

OnMilwaukee.com

Milwaukee Rescue Mission & former Girls' Tech High
OnMilwaukee.com
After a long run as an MPS facility, the building – which has long since gotten a number of additions – has been home to the Milwaukee Rescue Mission, 830 N. 19th St., since the late 1980s. .... "Other factors included: the changing attitude of many ...

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Construction Unions Focus on Flagship Facilities for Training - Bloomberg BNA

September 14, 2017 - 9:59am

Bloomberg BNA

Construction Unions Focus on Flagship Facilities for Training
Bloomberg BNA
Some building trades unions have taken the expensive but potentially advantageous step of consolidating their training operations at a regional or even national level. These centers offer education on cutting-edge construction technologies and other ...

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DESCCO Design & Construction Sporting Clays Classic ... - bctv.org - bctv.org

September 14, 2017 - 7:02am

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DESCCO Design & Construction Sporting Clays Classic ... - bctv.org
bctv.org
Dwight E Stoltzfus Memorial Trade Scholarship Sporting Clays Classic raises $11000.00 for Penn Tech College Scholarship.

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Northeast, other Tennessee community colleges, establishing SkillsUSA chapters - Kingsport Times News

September 13, 2017 - 9:38pm

Kingsport Times News

Northeast, other Tennessee community colleges, establishing SkillsUSA chapters
Kingsport Times News
Among high school competitors, Sullivan Central took home a gold medal in the Chapter Display category. The three students who made the display and their sponsor, building trades instructor Lloyd “Sport” Putney, brought the display to the NSCC event.

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Northeast, other Tennessee community colleges, establishing SkillsUSA chapters - Kingsport Times News

September 13, 2017 - 9:38pm

Northeast, other Tennessee community colleges, establishing SkillsUSA chapters
Kingsport Times News
Among high school competitors, Sullivan Central took home a gold medal in the Chapter Display category. The three students who made the display and their sponsor, building trades instructor Lloyd “Sport” Putney, brought the display to the NSCC event.

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Q&A: Herseth Sandlin shares vision for Augustana University's future - Sioux Falls Argus Leader

September 13, 2017 - 2:16pm

Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Q&A: Herseth Sandlin shares vision for Augustana University's future
Sioux Falls Argus Leader
That's what makes me most excited is building on the momentum that we already have. What's the ... Dennis Daugaard talks a lot about workforce development needs in South Dakota, but his comments often focused on skilled trades and technical education.

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New Buffalo school board delays action on resource officer citing 'uncertain situation' - Harborcountry News

September 13, 2017 - 1:53pm

New Buffalo school board delays action on resource officer citing 'uncertain situation'
Harborcountry News
NEW BUFFALO — Although members remain interested in adding a school resource police officer to the staff, the New Buffalo Area Schools Board of Education is delaying any discussions with the New Buffalo Police Department. Board President Chuck Heit ...

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Malay selected for Batavia 4th Ward alderman; committed to collaboration - Kane County Chronicle

September 13, 2017 - 12:31pm

Kane County Chronicle

Malay selected for Batavia 4th Ward alderman; committed to collaboration
Kane County Chronicle
A Batavia resident for 14 years, Malay taught woodworking, drafting and building trades in Batavia School District 101 from 1998 to 2014. He served as president of the Batavia Education Association, the local teachers union, from 2006 to 2014. Since ...

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Proposed Monroe-Gregg budget presented Monday - Reporter-Times

September 13, 2017 - 11:49am

Proposed Monroe-Gregg budget presented Monday
Reporter-Times
He explained that the building trades course — a high school class that takes place at Mooresville High School — will have a groundbreaking on constructing a new locker room area. Because of the costs for the project, Roberson said he thinks it is ...

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