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Infrastructure, Innovation and Human Resources Policy

Yesterday, the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) rolled out a five-year plan to support and enhance STEM education in the United States. The plan will serve as a “North Star” for the federal government and state-level and private sector stakeholders developing strategies to further STEM education. The final plan represents a […]

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Community College Workforce Alliance Named VMA Partner of the Year

Community College Workforce Alliance Named VMA Partner of the Year Williamsburg, VA – The Manufacturing Skills Institute (MSI) announced on November 13, 2018 that the Community College Workforce Alliance (CCWA) has earned the 2018 VMA Partner of the Year Award for its outstanding leadership in increasing access to industry certifications in the Central Virginia region […]

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Dr. Joe Ashley presented 2018 MSI Fellow

Williamsburg, VA – The Manufacturing Skills Institute is proud to announce Dr. Joe Ashley, of the Virginia Department for the Blind and Vision Impaired, as its first MSI Fellow award recipient during the annual Workforce Symposium in Williamsburg, VA on November 13, 2018.  Read more…

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Shenandoah Valley Workforce Board marks National Apprenticeship Week 2018

Shenandoah Valley Workforce Board marks National Apprenticeship Week 2018

  Shenandoah Valley Workforce Board marks National Apprenticeship Week 2018

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National Medal Finalist – Carson City Library named National Medal for Museum and Library Service Finalist

National Medal Finalist – Carson City Library named National Medal for Museum and Library Service Finalist

National Medal Finalist – Carson City Library named National Medal for Museum and Library Service Finalist #ShareYourStory on social media of how Carson City Library has touched your life. The National Medal for Museum and Library Service is the nation’s highest honor given to museums and libraries by the institute of Museum and Library Services in […]

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CVCC recognized as Workforce Partner of the Year

CVCC recognized as Workforce Partner of the Year

CVCC recognized as Workforce Partner of the Year! Read more…  

Central Virginia Community College Named VMA Workforce Partner of the Year

Central Virginia Community College Named VMA Workforce Partner of the Year

Newport News,VA -The Manufacturing Skills Institute (MSI) announced Central Virginia Community College (CVCC) in Lynchburg, Virginia as the recipient of the 2017 Virginia Manufacturers Association (VMA) Workforce Partner of the Year for its outstanding leadership and diversity. The award was presented at the MSI Workforce Solutions Symposium at the annual VMA Industry Forum in Newport News, Virginia. Utilizing MSI workforce solutions, CVCC has partnered with local […]

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2017 MSI Workforce Solutions Symposium at Virginia Industry Forum

2017 MSI Workforce Solutions Symposium at Virginia Industry Forum

Please join us at the 2017 MSI Workforce Solutions Symposium and The Virginia Industry Forum at the Marriott Newport News at City Center.  For more information and to register click the following links: MSI Workforce Solutions Symposium at Virginia Industry Forum and 2017 Virginia Industry Forum

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Work Study Students “Earn While You Learn”

Work Study Students “Earn While You Learn”

The Virginia Department of Veterans Services is currently seeking candidates to fill several work study positions within the Veteran Education Transition and Employment (VETE) Directorate. Work Study candidates would have the opportunity to work with Veterans programs that improve the lives of Veterans across the Commonwealth, gain knowledge and skills while getting paid.  Read more: […]

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Kids learn tests of strength at STIHL’S summer technology camp.

Kids learn tests of strength at STIHL’S summer technology camp.

Kids learn tests of strength at STIHL’S summer technology camp.  Click here to continue.