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|U.S. Labor Secretary to Visit MCC, Highlight $14.6M Grant |
for Advanced Manufacturing Training Initiative
MONDAY, SEPT. 24
WHAT: Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis will tour Monroe Community College’s Applied Technologies Center and highlight a $14.6 million federal grant that was awarded this week to a consortium of SUNY community colleges to provide job training and education in advanced manufacturing.
The grant-funded initiative complements the goals of MCC’s Completion: Our Community’s Next Promise conference also scheduled for Monday, Sept. 24. Higher education leaders from across the country will gather on MCC’s Brighton Campus to share ideas, identify innovative models and discuss best practices and potential partnerships to address the critical issue of college completion.ROCHESTER, N.Y. –Sept. 21, 2012
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