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MAMC machinist, welding students honored for achievements

MAMC machinist, welding students honored for achievements

Marshall Advanced Manufacturing Center (MAMC) career skills students earned nearly 150 degrees and certifications during the spring term that ended in May. Students were recognized for their individual achievements May 1 during a luncheon sponsored by Special Metals...

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MAMC helps Blenko preserve handcrafted legacy

MAMC helps Blenko preserve handcrafted legacy

Perhaps nothing says Blenko Glass Company like the iconic 384 Water Bottle, a favorite of collectors since production began during The Great Depression. With its dimpled sides and double spouts, the bottle is one of the most recognizable and desirable pieces of...

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MAMC workforce efforts honored with Change Maker Award

MAMC workforce efforts honored with Change Maker Award

The Marshall Advanced Manufacturing Center (MAMC) has been recognized by The Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation (GKVF) for its contributions to community and economic development. GKVF honored MAMC May 21 with the Change Maker Award, bestowed annually to honor...

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Wissmach celebrates 120 years of glassmaking

Wissmach celebrates 120 years of glassmaking

Company turns to MAMC apprenticeship partnership to enhance workers' skills West Virginia’s rich deposits of silica sand, lime and natural gas supplied more than 400 glass factories throughout the 20th century. Today, Mountain State glassmakers have dwindled to a...

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3 professionals joins growing MAMC team

3 professionals joins growing MAMC team

As part of an ongoing expansion, the Marshall Advanced Manufacturing Center (MAMC) recently welcomed three new employees to its workforce development, quality services and business outreach team. Jonathan Day of Prestonsburg, Ky., joined MAMC as advanced manufacturing...

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Manufacturing Center interns learn by doing

Manufacturing Center interns learn by doing

Marshall University students from a variety of backgrounds accrue real-world experience through hands-on internships at the Marshall Advanced Manufacturing Center (MAMC). This semester, four interns from varied fields of study discovered that MAMC offers a rich...

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Teens, adults can learn about machining for free

Teens, adults can learn about machining for free

Teens and adults can test-drive careers in manufacturing during a series of free Introduction to CNC Machining camps offered by the Marshall Advanced Manufacturing Center (MAMC). Participants will learn computer-aided design and CNC operation and programming as they...

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Learn computer-aided design with Fusion 360

Learn computer-aided design with Fusion 360

Sharpen your design skills and explore the world of computer-aided design (CAD) by enrolling in the Marshall Advanced Manufacturing Center’s (MAMC) Introduction to Fusion 360 course offered through the Marshall University Skills Exchange. Participants will explore the...

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In-demand career skills programs enrolling for fall

In-demand career skills programs enrolling for fall

The nationally recognized career skills programs at the Marshall Advanced Manufacturing Center (MAMC) are enrolling new students for fall term. Train close to home for an in-demand career in machining, welding or – new this year – enhanced industrial maintenance...

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Four professionals join MAMC team

Four professionals join MAMC team

The Marshall Advanced Manufacturing Center (MAMC) has added four new professionals to its education, outreach and resource team as it continues expanding its mission and reach. David Lucas of Hamlin has joined MAMC as technical trainer for Apprenticeship Works, the...

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