Automotive Education

Groups aim to 'Turbocharge' next steps for high school students - Green Bay Press Gazette

September 18, 2017 - 7:02pm

Green Bay Press Gazette

Groups aim to 'Turbocharge' next steps for high school students
Green Bay Press Gazette
Students in the program can earn a technical diploma from NWTC during their junior and senior year, and can work toward National Automotive Technician Education Foundation certification. For students looking forward to a four-year college degree, the ...

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Universal Technical Institute Appoints Robert T. DeVincenzi as Non-Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors - Markets Insider

September 18, 2017 - 4:25pm

Universal Technical Institute Appoints Robert T. DeVincenzi as Non-Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors
Markets Insider
Headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, Universal Technical Institute, Inc. (NYSE: UTI) is the leading provider of post-secondary education for students seeking careers as professional automotive, diesel, collision repair, motorcycle and marine technicians.

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Education briefs - Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald (subscription)

September 18, 2017 - 10:59am

Education briefs
Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald (subscription)
SMCC student receives automotive scholarship. LAKEWOOD, Colo. -- Jesse Hallock of Tenants Harbor has been awarded a $2,000 scholarship by University of the Aftermarket Foundation. Hallock plans to attend Soughern Maine Community College in the ...

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AlabamaWorks! Is on Track for Employers, Employees - Yellowhammer News

September 18, 2017 - 10:31am

Yellowhammer News

AlabamaWorks! Is on Track for Employers, Employees
Yellowhammer News
Along with business and industry leaders, partners in AlabamaWorks include the Alabama Department of Commerce and AIDT; the Alabama State Department of Education and its Career/Technical Education Program; the Alabama Community College System; the ...

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Global Virtual and Augmented Reality Market For Healthcare, Education, Retail, Gaming - Edition Truth

September 18, 2017 - 9:14am

Global Virtual and Augmented Reality Market For Healthcare, Education, Retail, Gaming
Edition Truth
The end-use applications for the global VR and AR market are healthcare, education, retail, gaming, construction, media and entertainment, automotive, defense & aerospace, and others (manufacturing and energy). The report further breakdown the ...

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BMW group launches UK innovation lab 2018 for automotive entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs - Automotive World (press release)

September 18, 2017 - 6:55am

BMW group launches UK innovation lab 2018 for automotive entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs
Automotive World (press release)
Participants will have access to mentorship from the BMW Group's UK leadership team, a collaborative working environment at the company's UK HQ, access to vehicles and other resources, a business education programme with links to a network of industry ...

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UK Motorists Send Mixed Car-Technology Messages - Ward's Auto

September 18, 2017 - 6:38am

Ward's Auto

UK Motorists Send Mixed Car-Technology Messages
Ward's Auto
He says more education is needed: “We recognize it is the responsibility of technology businesses, such as Continental, to communicate the very positive benefits that can be delivered. Not doing this effectively is undermining people's trust in ...

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Ford joins American Centre for Mobility as founder - just-auto.com (subscription)

September 18, 2017 - 4:54am

AftermarketNews.com (AMN)

Ford joins American Centre for Mobility as founder
just-auto.com (subscription)
The non-profit testing and validation, product development and education facility will open its first phase in December this year. "When we first announced our plan to develop the American Centre for Mobility, it may have seemed a little ambitious to ...
Ford Pledges $5M To Support The American Center For MobilityAftermarketNews.com (AMN)

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They Keep the College Moving - The Chronicle of Higher Education

September 17, 2017 - 8:12pm

The Chronicle of Higher Education

They Keep the College Moving
The Chronicle of Higher Education
College automotive fleets go beyond typical cars and trucks — think buses and dump trucks. Mechanics at Texas Tech University help maintain most of a 450-vehicle fleet in a garage with four bays that can "lift most any vehicle on campus," says Carey ...

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Mercedes-Benz looks to community for workforce of the future - Tuscaloosa News

September 17, 2017 - 9:19am

Tuscaloosa News

Mercedes-Benz looks to community for workforce of the future
Tuscaloosa News
Hoff said that because of the job market, the company is investing substantial resources into workforce development, including reaching out to high schools, colleges and universities in the region to show them what a career in the automotive industry ...

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College hosts Business After Hours - Thegardenisland.com

September 17, 2017 - 6:15am

Thegardenisland.com

College hosts Business After Hours
Thegardenisland.com
Instructor of automotive technology, Gordon Talbo, demonstrated his students' exhibit for a hybrid synergy drive that is aimed at creating more awareness for sustainable energy sources and efficient automotive design. “Right now we're training ... The ...

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Graduates, Sept. 17, 2017 - Republican & Herald

September 17, 2017 - 4:03am

Graduates, Sept. 17, 2017
Republican & Herald
Jennifer Clink, Hegins, music education; William Rouse, Pine Grove, hospitality management; Ruth Ann Altman, Pitman, biology and anthropology/archaeology; William Brown, Ringtown, art/studio; Katelyn Fox, Schuylkill Haven, marketing; Tori Ann Kehley ...

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THS collision repair students pay it forward - Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

September 17, 2017 - 2:03am

Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

THS collision repair students pay it forward
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO – It may seem a little early to be thinking about Christmas, but not for Tupelo High School automotive collision repair students. Although students in the collision repair classes at the THS career and technical education center usually apply ...

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Silent Auction to benefit Beverly Clyburn Scholarship - Aiken Standard

September 15, 2017 - 6:42pm

Aiken Standard

Silent Auction to benefit Beverly Clyburn Scholarship
Aiken Standard
downtown Aiken tour package; a “Shop 'Til You Drop” downtown Aiken shopping spree; a “Talk to the Animals” Riverbanks Zoo package; professional photography sessions; gifts and accessories; home and automotive services; doggie items; and more. Items are ...

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Oneida-Herkimer-Madison BOCES earns national recognition - Utica Observer Dispatch

September 15, 2017 - 6:24pm

Oneida-Herkimer-Madison BOCES earns national recognition
Utica Observer Dispatch
NEW HARTFORD - The Oneida-Herkimer-Madison BOCES Career & Technical Education Center has been named a top 20 school nationally for its automotive program. The designation comes from the 2017 WIX Filters and O'Reilly Auto Parts School of the ...

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'Patsy Lou U' to train, hire 20 employees at Flint-area auto dealer - MLive.com

September 15, 2017 - 11:08am

MLive.com

'Patsy Lou U' to train, hire 20 employees at Flint-area auto dealer
MLive.com
"Patsy Lou U will be an on-going education program to welcome individuals into the automotive industry," according to a news release. "Here, the instructors will lay the groundwork to obtain the necessary tools to succeed in the automotive sales ...

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DeVos Touts 'Holistic Look' At Higher Education During JCCC Visit - KCUR

September 15, 2017 - 10:41am

KCUR

DeVos Touts 'Holistic Look' At Higher Education During JCCC Visit
KCUR
... making higher education accessible Thursday while on a whirlwind tour of vocational classrooms at Johnson County Community College. The highly orchestrated two-hour visit included stops to view spaces used for teaching automotive, electrical ...

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Frankfurt - Yanfeng looks to 4.0 to counter rising CEE labour cost - just-auto.com (subscription)

September 15, 2017 - 8:31am

Frankfurt - Yanfeng looks to 4.0 to counter rising CEE labour cost
just-auto.com (subscription)
Yanfeng Automotive Interiors (YFAI) says one of the ways to deal with rising labour costs in Eastern and Central Europe is to improve efficiency through new technologies such as 3D printing and digitalised factory operations. The interior ... The YFAI ...

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Frankfurt - Yanfeng looks to 4.0 to counter rising CEE labour cost ... - just-auto.com (subscription)

September 15, 2017 - 8:25am

Frankfurt - Yanfeng looks to 4.0 to counter rising CEE labour cost ...
just-auto.com (subscription)
Yanfeng Automotive Interiors (YFAI) says one of the ways to deal with rising labour costs in Eastern and Central Europe is to improve efficiency through new ...

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Frankfurt - Yangeng looks to 4.0 to counter rising CEE labour cost - just-auto.com (subscription)

September 15, 2017 - 8:25am

Frankfurt - Yangeng looks to 4.0 to counter rising CEE labour cost
just-auto.com (subscription)
Yanfeng Automotive Interiors (YFAI) says one of the ways to deal with rising labour costs in Eastern and Central Europe is to improve efficiency through new technologies such as 3D printing and digitalised factory operations. The interior ... The YFAI ...

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