CREC Project News and Updates

CREC Visits Lexington, Kentucky

October 9, 2014

CREC’s Ken Poole and Ron Kelly visited Bluegrass Community College and Technical College (BCTC) in Lexington, Kentucky to meet with college staff to determine their workforce and educational data needs as a part of our ongoing work with the Henry Ford College and Multi-State Advanced Manufacturing Consortium (M-SMAC).

Led by Henry Ford Community College, in Dearborn, Michigan, and the Multi-State Advanced Manufacturing Consortium (M-SAMC) – a 13-member consortium of community colleges – have received funding by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration (DOL-ETA) to develop a web based application purposed with improving community colleges’ decision making on manufacturing educational program development, investment, and strategic marketing to industry.