Low-Income Students Nowhere to Be Found in STEM

May 30, 2017 Catawba Careers 0

Andrew Moore, the dean of Carnegie Mellon University‘s School of Computer Science, was blown away upon reading a college application essay from a student in rural Texas who described how he spent evenings writing computer […]

CVCC registering for furniture academy

May 30, 2017 Catawba Careers 0

The next eight-week Furniture Fundamentals class required to enter the Catawba Valley Furniture Academy will start July 18 and is open for registration. Taught four days a week from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., the class […]

Adhezion Biomedical receives state grant for $3.5M expansion, 40 jobs in Hudson

May 30, 2017 Catawba Careers 0

Adhezion Biomedical, LLC, a research and manufacturing company offering medical adhesive products, will create 40 jobs over the next four years as it expands its facility in Caldwell County, Gov. Roy Cooper announced. The company […]

Furniture Academy honored by state board

May 30, 2017 Catawba Careers 0

At its recent meeting, the North Carolina Community College State Board recognized the developers of the Catawba Valley Furniture Academy, an initiative of Catawba Valley Community College, with a proclamation. The proclamation recognized the collection […]

Catawba County Board of Commissioners appoints 11 to K-64 governing board

May 18, 2017 Catawba Careers 0

The Catawba County Board of Commissioners appointed 11 individuals to serve on the K-64 governing board, which was established to provide practical, executive leadership to the K-64 education initiative. The full board will be comprised […]

Catawba woman encourages young adults’ involvement

May 17, 2017 Catawba Careers 0

When Colleen Anderson moved to Catawba County in 1999 to attend school at Lenoir-Rhyne University, she did not know how involved in her community she would become. For Anderson, giving back is not just something […]

State superintendent praises K-64 initiative in Catawba County Schools

May 17, 2017 Catawba Careers 0

From aquaponics to welding to virtual reality, North Carolina’s new State Superintendent of Schools Mark Johnson got a good look at the world of Career and Technical Education in the Catawba County Schools system during […]

Caldwell County Board of Commissioners approves incentives for up to 95 new jobs

May 17, 2017 Catawba Careers 0

Caldwell County will offer incentives to another three companies considering moving here and creating a combined 95 new jobs. The largest of the three projects to come for the Caldwell County Board of Commissioners involved […]

Craftmaster Leadership Class Completes CVCC Training

May 12, 2017 Catawba Careers 0

Graduates of Craftmaster Leadership Class completed instruction in Lean Manufacturing, Human Resources Employment Law and Leadership Development at CVCC’s Alexander Center for Education. Members of Craftmaster’s team who completed the training are Ryan Barlowe, Jack […]

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