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Piloting CA2VES Curriculum at Clemson University

CLEMSON UNIVERSITY’S Department of Mechanical Engineering is collaborating with CA2VES and CUCWD on the evaluation of selected online virtual reality tools. The fundamental question is whether these e-learning modules can supplement the curriculum at Clemson University. Several modules such as Introduction to Metrology, Manufacturing Maintenance, Manufacturing Processes, and Fundamentals of Manufacturing have been introduced into two […]


Student Spotlight: Brinda

Brinda is a master’s student in the Industrial Engineering Department at Clemson University specializing in Human Factors and Ergonomics. She obtained her bachelors’ degree in Mechanical Engineering from Amrita University, Tamil Nadu, India. During the summer she interned as a safety engineer at First Quality, Anderson, and also received her Six-Sigma Green Belt from Clemson […]


SCCMS Holds STEAM Summit

South Carolina’s Coalition for Mathematics and Science (SCCMS), a CUCWD partner, held the 2014 STEM Education Summit titled STEM and the Arts In and Out of School, September 29-30th at the Chapman Cultural Arts Center. Dr. Tom Peters, Executive Director of SCCMS, said: “Our annual conference brings together educators, industry professionals and community stakeholders to […]


SC ACCELERATE: Recruitment that Works

Trident Technical College (TTC) is one of six SC Technical Colleges involved in SC ACCELERATE, a Round Two DOL TAACCCT program. This program seeks to prepare individuals for occupations in SC’s expanding manufacturing sector by developing innovative curriculum and providing specialized services through Adult Post-Secondary Transition Centers (APTCs). Recruiting participants for this program within the […]


CUCWD Presents at the National Career Pathways Network Conference

The National Career Pathways Network (NCPN) is a membership organization for educators, employers and others involved in the advancement of career pathways, career technical education (CTE), and related education reform initiatives. Recently, NCPN began to restructure with aims of better serving its members and the career pathways community. This restructuring is intended to streamline and […]


EducateWorkforce Offers Free Trial

CUCWD, CA2VES and associated academic partners are pleased to announce a free trial of Advanced Manufacturing Production Associate (AMPA) curriculum available for use in your classroom from now until May 15, 2015. You may already know that our AMPA curriculum is designed to prepare students for the Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC) assessment which is a […]

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