June 2021 Edu2Mfg Newsletter announces events

In the June issue of the Edu2Mfg newsletter, readers will find a summary of the “train the trainer” professional development for teachers, recent events such as a Mechatronics career fair, upcoming manufacturing courses in the region, new design challenge google drive where instructors can share their projects and announcements of upcoming seminars and activities.

Read the June 2021 Newsletter.

Edu2Mfg Newsletter for May 2021

In the May 2021 newsletter, find out about the new SVMA manufacturing apprenticeship, Autodesk design challenge, Sierra College Mechatronics training for employers and the results of the manufacturing career fair. This edition includes other information on college grants, new certificate in Manufacturing Technology at Folsom Lake College and professional development opportunities.

Read the Edu2Mfg May 2021 newsletter.

April 2021 Newsletter for Manufacturers and Educators

In the April Advanced Manufacturing newsletter, learn about the impact Chris Potts of Kratos had on students at Consumnes Oaks High School. Also, a new manufacturing apprenticeship developed by the Sacramento Valley Manufacturing Alliance has been approved by the Department of Labor. In addition, find out about upcoming advisory meetings, career fairs, presentations and professional development.

Read the April 2021 edition of the Edu2Mfg Newsletter.

March 2021 Edu2Mfg Newsletter

In the March 2021 newsletter, we report on the most recent Shop Talk where Randy Schuster, Design Hub, American River College, gave a presentation on using simulations for remote instruction and the Breakfast with a Manufacturer where Mike Bell discussed careers with Cordova High School students. In addition, Autodesk®, announced that Fusion 360® is now available as a web app for students and educators. Parallax Inc. is offering Propeller 2 Developer Bundles to Mechatronics instructors. See the report on the success of the California Mobility Center (CMC) and Charles A. Jones Career & Education Center CMC Careers Pathways Program to prepare workers for manufacturing jobs. Also find announcements of other resources and webinars that may interest manufacturers and Career Technical Education instructors.

Read the Edu2Mfg March 2021 Newsletter

Jan./Feb. 2021 Newsletter for Educators and Manufacturers

This issue reviews the winter Edu2Mfg Train the Trainer “Designing for Manufacturability using Fusion 360®.” Find out about student design and robotics competitions. California State University Chico announced an Advanced Manufacturing and Applied Robotics BS program and Sierra College Advanced Manufacturing courses are being offered in a hybrid format. Other seminars of interest to manufacturing instructors and industry partners were announced.

Read the Jan./Feb. 2021 Newsletter.

December 2020 News for Manufacturing Educators

Education to Manufacturing publishes a newsletter to keep employers and educators updated on on resources, webinars, events and other opportunities to work together to fill the skills gap for hands-on technicians and STEM employees in the the greater Sacramento region. Edu2Mfg is a California Community Colleges regional Advanced Manufacturing program. Read the Edu2Mfg December 2020 newsletter.

Sacramento Manufacturing Education November News Published

The November 2020 issue of the Edu2Mfg newsletter announces new resources for educators, summarizes National Manufacturing Day virtual tours, lists advisory meetings and industry webinars and offers other information relevant to instructors teaching advanced manufacturing courses.

Read the Education to Manufacturing November 2020 issue

Upcoming activities:

Nov. 5 – 2-4 PM Regional Cross-Sector Workforce Advisory Meeting Greater Sacramento Region Beverage Industries

Nov. 17 – 3:30 PM — Edu2Mfg Shop Talk please Click Here to request access

Nov. 17 – 5:30 – 7 PM – Sierra College Hosts Virtual Mentor Night with speaker Perry Campbell, CEO of SwissMak, a new CNC hybrid mill-turn center. Zoom Link

Nov. 18 – 11 AM – noon CMTC: Top Strategies for Mitigating COVID-19’s Toll on the Economy: Guidance for California Manufacturers Register

October 2020 Edu2Mfg Newsletter

The focus of this edition was October Manufacturing Day and other events to be held during the month. Other news:

  • The Charles A. Jones (CAJ) Career and Education Center in Sacramento is offering a Manufacturing Pre-Apprenticeship in partnership with the Sacramento Valley Manufacturing Initiative (SVMI)
  • California Mobility Center to Offer Advanced Manufacturing Training
  • Yuba and Sierra Colleges Offer In-person Manufacturing Labs
  • During Shop Talk, participants discussed how to attract women to manufacturing classes and careers
  • Other professional development events

Read the October 2020 Newsletter.

September Edu2Mfg Update and Newsletter

In the September newsletter from the Advanced Manfuacturing North Region, we provide an update on:

SVMI Virtual Manufacturing Career Day — Oct. 2
Shop Talk Virtual Meetups Support Remote Instruction
Colleges Offer In-person Manufacturing Labs
SVMI Partners to Offer Pre-Apprenticeship Program
Continuing Education Offered by Business Partners
Mini Design Competition Open to Students
Carol Pepper-Kittredge Has Retired
Welcome Staci Richardson to Sierra College Workforce Innovation
Manufacturing Educator Resources
Calendar of upcoming manufacturing education events

Read the September 2020 issue of the Edu2Mfg newsletter.

June 2020 Adv. Mfg. News

In the June issue of the Edu2Mfg news for the North Region, get an update on the latest Shop Talk peer-to-peer resource sharing calls, read instructor feedback on the first virtual tour conducted by Parallax Inc., find out about NETLAB+, a project testing ways to host Fusion 360 on a virtual machine, learn about SME’s plans for a Manufacturing Expo on Oct. 8, gain access to virtual instruction tools and find new manufacturing resources.

Read the June issue of Edu2Mfg newsletter for the North region community colleges.