Monthly Archives: April 2013

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TA3 Connections April 2013 Online Now!

Read the new April 2013 edition of TA3 Connections here.

Highlights include:

TA3 2013 symposium and meetings June 16-19 in Copenhagen, Denmark on Workplace Learning and the Dual System.
TA3’s October 2012 meeting report on the Future of Manufacturing, Community Colleges’ Roles in Rebuilding America’s Manufacturing available now at TA3online.org.
New TA3 member college profiles – Alfred State SUNY in New York, West Virginia University at Parkersburg, Lone Star College System in Texas, and Minneapolis Community and Technical College.

Other TA3 News includes:

Jim McKenney announces his retirement.
Alfred State College hosts its 2nd annual sustainability conference, “Innovations in Technical Education to Advance Sustainability: Student Leadership” on June 6-8, 2013.
Tampere College training  students on sustainable development in the life cycle of food production.
National Council for Workforce Education (NCWE) hosts Annual Conference in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on October 16-18, 2013.
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) special issue of its monthly review on “Green Jobs.”AMTEC
AMTEC testifies before Congressional subcommittee on skills for the auto industry
Haywood Community College’s grand opening and ribbon cutting at new Professional Arts and Crafts Center