The Nevada System of Higher Education announced that hundreds of apprenticeships, aligned with manufacturing companies, will be made available in the coming years. Truckee Meadows Community College and Western Nevada College were awarded $2.9 million from the U.S. Department of Labor to develop the programs.
Adobe Photoshop is the preeminent pixel image editing software of the 21st century, and acquiring knowledge of its use is essential for anyone who deals with digital images. Whether you are creating a logo for your website, posting images to Facebook, or optimizing real estate pictures for a listing, Photoshop can help you make those images look as good as they can. Virtually all digital images can be enhanced in some way using Photoshop. As well, poor editing techniques can make them look worse.
NCET’s Dave Archer looks at the human side of Nevada’s various economic and industrial sectors, and explores some of the fascinating degree programs offered by our local colleges and universities – each specifically designed by our educational institutions to provide our students with the skills and training they’ll need as they enter the rapidly changing workforce.
When Ravyn Smith was a junior last year at the University of Nevada, Reno, she looked for a club to express her interests. “I didn’t want to be an employee,” she said. “I wanted to be my own boss.” Toward that goal, she came across the UNR Entrepreneurship Club. This year, she is its president. […]
A six-session weekend course providing entry into the entrepreneurial support community for college students and community members This unique first course in entrepreneurship provides a point of entry into the entrepreneurial support community being developed by the University of Nevada, Reno, Truckee Meadows Community College and Entrepreneurship Nevada. Open to college students and community members, […]
The Donald W. Reynolds Governor’s Cup College Business Plan Competition’s Oral Presentations will be held on Wednesday, April 17. The presentations are open to the public, free to attend, and no pre-registration is required. The presentations will be held at the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa in the Treasures Meetings Room on the second floor. (Please […]
First place winner David Rhodes of “GR Tech Solutions”
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 […]
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