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Governor Appoints AACC President Dr. Dawn Lindsay To Governor’s Workforce Investment Board

Governor Appoints AACC President Dr. Dawn Lindsay To Governor’s Workforce Investment Board

| March 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley has appointed Anne Arundel Community College President Dr. Dawn Lindsay to the Governor’s Workforce Investment Board (GWIB). She is completing the remainder of former AACC President Martha A. Smith’s four-year term that began July 1, 2010. In making the appointment, Gov. O’Malley recognized Dr. Lindsay’s “dedication to public service” and said, […]

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Women Comprise Only 3 Percent Of Construction Jobs; Local Women Changing The Tide

Women Comprise Only 3 Percent Of Construction Jobs; Local Women Changing The Tide

| June 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

According to the U.S. Department of Labor, about 75 percent of all registered apprenticeship programs are in the construction industry, but women constitute only 3 percent of all registered and active apprentices in construction occupations. “We want to not only close that gap, but to offer innovative programs for women to step into unconventional jobs […]

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