By connecting young people with employers, Kacy Qua facilitates project-based learning experiences that leverage employers as teachers and gives students a cost-efficient alternative to higher education.
The nation’s workforce is undergoing a profound shift as many of today’s seasoned workers reach traditional retirement age. As such, demand for professionals in the science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields is forecast to dramatically outpace the supply of STEM workers.
As a supporter of small businesses and U.S. made products, former “Cheers” star John Ratzenberger is linking his celebrity status to a crowdfunding effort to produce a new television series that … [Read More...]
Three universities are launching a multimillion-dollar effort to promote collaborative research into big data and develop new career paths in data science.
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Fusing her interest in manufacturing with the goal of getting more women involved in industry, Rebecca Madsen became the first president of a Women in Manufacturing (WiM) collegiate chapter while … [Read More...]
Social media has altered the way hiring managers and job candidates communicate with each other. Today the question is no longer if employers are using social media in their hiring practice, but … [Read More...]
Speaking to steel workers two weeks ago, President Barack Obama asserted that ingenuity and adaptability are driving a resurgence in American manufacturing.
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