UNL and CCC to Form Educational Partnership

In business and elsewhere, partnerships bring together two or more great companies and their budding ideas. But they also create more opportunities for education, training and career development. So it is no surprise that the new partnership between Central Community College in Grand Island, Nebraska and the School of Engineering at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln […]

NIST Awards Funding to Support Manufacturing in Nebraska and Alaska

According to the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s (NIST)¬†Tech Beat¬†feed, the NIST “has announced two funding awards that will support small and mid-sized manufacturers in Nebraska and Alaska.” The $600,000 grant, which has been in the works since at least last year, is going to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, which will be required to […]

The Manufacturing Disconnect?

If you read our blog regularly, you’ve probably learned a few things about manufacturing. Here are a few of our big focus points: There’s an enormous lack of skilled workers, with over 600,000 manufacturing jobs open today STEM skills are a great pathway to a high-paying career There are a number of great careers in […]