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Florence-Darlington Tech: Faculty, staff and students looking for another great year - SCNow

June 3, 2018 - 3:07am

SCNow

Florence-Darlington Tech: Faculty, staff and students looking for another great year
SCNow
We have already begun the first part of our Academic Master Plan with last spring's grand opening of our new Automotive Technology and Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) Technology Center. The new 35,000-square-foot facility is located ...

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SFCC, higher ed center ready to participate in midtown campus - Santa Fe New Mexican

June 2, 2018 - 11:05pm

Santa Fe New Mexican

SFCC, higher ed center ready to participate in midtown campus
Santa Fe New Mexican
We were able to respond, and our Automotive Technology Program is growing. Soon, trained mechanics will not have to be recruited from out of state for these good-paying local jobs. This kind of partnership is reflected in many of our education and ...

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Carbon County Higher Education welding students use more than 2000 pounds of donated material. - Rawlinstimes

June 2, 2018 - 7:19am

Carbon County Higher Education welding students use more than 2000 pounds of donated material.
Rawlinstimes
During the last year alone Carbon County Higher Education Welding students have used more than 2,000 pounds of donated material in class from Sinclair Refining Company's scrap yard in while preparing for competitions and completing community projects ...

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Carbon County Higher Education welding students use more than 2000 pounds. of donated material. - Rawlinstimes

June 2, 2018 - 7:19am

Rawlinstimes

Carbon County Higher Education welding students use more than 2000 pounds. of donated material.
Rawlinstimes
Flaherty and Automotive Instructor Paul Everitt visited the refinery for the third time this year Thursday and spent roughly two hours searching through the old metal for pieces they might use in the fall. During past visits, they have gathered about 1 ...

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EXCHANGE: Inmates build doghouses to support nonprofits - Torrington Register Citizen

June 2, 2018 - 1:09am

EXCHANGE: Inmates build doghouses to support nonprofits
Torrington Register Citizen
Lu Walker, assistant warden for programs, said education takes many forms and gives offenders a chance at employment after completing their sentences. Programs include: adult basic education, GED, automotive mechanics, construction technology, ...

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EXCHANGE: Inmates build doghouses to support nonprofits - Belleville News-Democrat

June 2, 2018 - 1:09am

EXCHANGE: Inmates build doghouses to support nonprofits
Belleville News-Democrat
Lu Walker, assistant warden for programs, said education takes many forms and gives offenders a chance at employment after completing their sentences. Programs include: adult basic education, GED, automotive mechanics, construction technology, ...

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Automotive business school donates $1 million to Georgian College - Simcoe.com

June 1, 2018 - 6:13pm

Simcoe.com

Automotive business school donates $1 million to Georgian College
Simcoe.com
The Automotive Business School of Canada is helping drive innovation at Georgian College. The Automotive Business School of Canada board of directors announced they would be making a $1 million investment over four years into Georgian College's ...

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Work on $25 million CCTEC expansion slated for fall - Vineland Daily Journal

June 1, 2018 - 4:05pm

Vineland Daily Journal

Work on $25 million CCTEC expansion slated for fall
Vineland Daily Journal
"We have to put caps on programs, not just for safety when you look at something like automotive technology, but for quality of education for our students," Elliott said. "The expansion will certainly give us more flexibility when it comes to offerings ...

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Don't Get Left Behind: Advance Your Education at the 2018 Convention & Expo - ACA International

June 1, 2018 - 2:36pm

ACA International

Don't Get Left Behind: Advance Your Education at the 2018 Convention & Expo
ACA International
Lincoln Automotive Financial Services. Join the experienced defense attorneys for “The TCPA: Where is it Headed? for an in-depth conversation on how the industry got to this point in the interpretation of the TCPA, case law and where we go from here.

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AASA Overseas Automotive Council Taps Daniel Tristan Of Tracer Products As Second Vice Chairman - AftermarketNews.com (AMN)

June 1, 2018 - 12:31pm

AftermarketNews.com (AMN)

AASA Overseas Automotive Council Taps Daniel Tristan Of Tracer Products As Second Vice Chairman
AftermarketNews.com (AMN)
... the Latin America and Asia-Pacific regions. Tristan was the recipient of the 2017 OAC continuing education scholarship to the University of the Aftermarket Leadership 2.0. He currently has earned the Automotive Aftermarket Professional (AAP ...

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Inmates build doghouses to support nonprofits - Bloomington Pantagraph

June 1, 2018 - 11:00am

Bloomington Pantagraph

Inmates build doghouses to support nonprofits
Bloomington Pantagraph
Lu Walker, assistant warden for programs, said education takes many forms and gives offenders a chance at employment after completing their sentences. Programs include: adult basic education, GED, automotive mechanics, construction technology, ...

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Lincoln Tech Expands Partnership With Bridgestone Retail Operations To Provide Nationwide Workforce Development - Tire Review

June 1, 2018 - 8:45am

Tire Review

Lincoln Tech Expands Partnership With Bridgestone Retail Operations To Provide Nationwide Workforce Development
Tire Review
Lincoln Educational Services Corp., a provider of specialized technical training, has expanded its partnership with Bridgestone Retail Operations (BSRO), building on its current technician training program. The two organizations aim to grow ... A ...

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Tri-County Schools to close while new 11-month school year plan created - GazetteNET

June 1, 2018 - 12:04am

GazetteNET

Tri-County Schools to close while new 11-month school year plan created
GazetteNET
According to the center's website, Tri-County Schools began as a small special education school that grew to educate up to 115 students from kindergarten through grade 12 with educational and vocational programs that include auto repair, culinary and ...

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Foundation funds skills training in Elkhart County - Goshen News

May 31, 2018 - 7:18pm

Goshen News

Foundation funds skills training in Elkhart County
Goshen News
He said Bentler Automotive, Lippert Controls Inc., Robert Weed Corp. and Hoosier Crane are among the local industries who are working with HEA. Manufacturing jobs are often miscategorized as low-skilled positions, ... To achieve that goal the ...

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Bloomberg Foundation Pledges $375 Million to Help Needy Kids ... - The Chronicle of Philanthropy

May 31, 2018 - 7:06pm

The Chronicle of Philanthropy

Bloomberg Foundation Pledges $375 Million to Help Needy Kids ...
The Chronicle of Philanthropy
Michael Bloomberg, one of the country's most prolific donors to elite universities, announced that his foundation is putting $375 million toward higher-education ...

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Honors list: Hoosier Hills Career Center - The Herald-Times

May 31, 2018 - 7:05pm

Honors list: Hoosier Hills Career Center
The Herald-Times
Editor's Note: This is the second honors list for high schools in Monroe County. Find honors lists for Bloomington High School North, Bloomington High School South and Edgewood High School soon in The Herald-Times. The Bloomington Graduation School ...

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The False Choice That Holds Our Kids Back - Bloomberg

May 31, 2018 - 5:06pm

Bloomberg

The False Choice That Holds Our Kids Back
Bloomberg
The other argues that college is overrated and that we should focus on preparing young people for well-paid careers that don't require a four-year education. The truth is that .... I'm thinking of jobs in plumbing, automotive mechanics and construction ...

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Exploring virtual and augmented reality - Illinois State University News (press release) (blog)

May 31, 2018 - 3:53pm

Exploring virtual and augmented reality
Illinois State University News (press release) (blog)
The VR technology and application development initially targeted the gaming sector, which still takes the lion's share of the application market, but other areas, primarily healthcare, education, automotive, and construction have seen the value VR ...

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Automation Alley CEO: Manufacturing isn't prepared, either - Crain's Detroit Business

May 31, 2018 - 1:35pm

Crain's Detroit Business

Automation Alley CEO: Manufacturing isn't prepared, either
Crain's Detroit Business
Most understand the answer is resounding no on education and infrastructure. But for Tom Kelly, executive director and CEO of Automation Alley, the state's historic automotive sector automotive isn't prepared, either. The Troy-based business ...

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Senate approves $100M for workforce plan - Iron Mountain Daily News

May 31, 2018 - 12:10pm

Senate approves $100M for workforce plan
Iron Mountain Daily News
The decline of the automotive and manufacturing industry has long put pressure on the state to figure out how it will train future workers to meet the needs of new jobs trickling into Michigan. Supporters of the Marshall Plan say that means training ...

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