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ERIC Number: EJ943685
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011
Pages: 6
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-1067-1803
You've Got a Friend... in Industry
Jacobs, Jim; Ullman, Ellen; Whissemore, Tabitha
Community College Journal, v82 n1 p22-27 Aug-Sep 2011
Community colleges have long been destination No. 1 for American workers looking to upgrade their skills in search of new opportunities. In this article, the authors highlight how partnerships in three industries--automotive, biotechnology, and energy--are buoying efforts to support local economies. They discuss how business and nonprofit partners work with colleges to meet local education and workforce needs.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Two Year Colleges
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A