The region’s largest educational and networking organization, Nevada’s Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology (NCET), held its June 13 Tech Wednesday event at the William N. Pennington Health Science Center, an allied health training site of Truckee Meadows Community College. Business professionals, local tech leaders, and a regional representative for Senator Dean Heller, Lauren Morris toured the classrooms, simulation laboratories, and briefing rooms of the College site.
TMCC is seeking mentors of all backgrounds who are willing to give 3-5 hours each semester to guide the future of Nevada: our youth. Mentors must be 21 years of age, willing to provide information to conduct a criminal history report and able to participate in one mandatory training session.
Truckee Meadows Community College offers an educational pathway to success in logistics management through its Certificate, Associate of Applied Science and Bachelor of Applied Science degree programs. Fall enrollment is now open to potential and current logistics professionals seeking direct access to a four-year degree in a rapidly-growing sector of northern Nevada.
The vision to build Northern Nevada’s economic future on sectors such as advanced manufacturing and advanced logistics can become a reality only if the region’s workforce has the skills that new and expanding employers require. The Pennington Applied Technology Center at Truckee Meadows Community College has a long and rich history of teaching residents the skills they need for technical jobs and updating those skills to keep workers competitive when new technologies create new employment opportunities.
Truckee Meadows Community College is getting a $2.25 million federal grant to renovate a technology center that provides job training in clean energy, advanced mining, materials, manufacturing and logistics industries. The U.S. Secretary of Commerce Department’s Economic Development Administration grant will help fill needs for 1,600 jobs, the department said in a press release. It […]
Northern Nevada’s premier technology and entrepreneurial networking event. Join NCET on July 11 for a very special Tech Wednesday when 2010 Governor’s Cup winner Katie Knapp hosts an open house celebrating Bumblebee Blooms Flower Boutique’s first year in business. The evening includes refreshments and some very special Bumblebee Blooms door prizes. Katie opened Bumblebee Blooms […]
Bumblebee Blooms Flower Boutique at 205 South Sierra St. in Reno has chalked up remarkable success for a first-year business, says owner Katie Knapp. Set on a busy corner near the Washoe County Courthouse and just a block from the Truckee River, the colorful flower shop offers unique gifts as well as a full-range of […]