Merge sort algorithm

So far in this series on sorting algorithms, we have talked about 3 of the sorting algorithms – selection sort, bubble sort and insertion sort. And we have seen that these algorithms are not so fast, they’re all O (n^2) in average case. Now in this lesson, we’re going to talk about one algorithm which […]

Michael Rodriguez – Construction Professions, Welding

MICHAEL: My uncle did it [‘Can you hold that there?’] and my father did, so I see it as a family thing. MICHAEL: They said I was pretty good from the start — [‘Scoot it down’] so I said ‘well that’s saying something.’ MICHAEL: And I seen the money aspect and the benefits and I […]

Construction Electricity

I’ve always had a very curious mind as to how things work. How they’re put together, how they come apart, and how they can be repaired. Not only is it wiring, about lights and switches. There’s a lot of theory that goes behind throwing those boxes in the walls: sizing your wires, bending pipe. I […]

TCC2WORK – Welding

TCC graduates have exciting careers in fields like… Welding. It means a lot to me to be able to build things and put in the quality of the work and craftsmanship to make it look as perfect as I can. Careers start here. You’re next.

Stay Motivated at Job Corps | Students’ POV

Hey, my name is Mike. I’ve been enrolled in Job Corps for three and a half months and if you want to turn your life upside down and go from losing to winning, man this is the place to be. Don’t waste your time out in the world for something you’re not going to do. […]

Train To Be: Carpenter

What does it take to get a job in carpentry? It takes getting to know how to use a tape measure. My name is Michael and I’m studying carpentry at Job Corps. No matter what type of carpentry they get into, you always start with a tape measure. All right, guys, the tape measure. This […]

Rumpke Reality: The Truth About Working on Trash and Recycling Trucks

A typical day is never really a typical day here and that’s what I like about working for Rumpke. Our mechanics are very skilled in keeping trucks running. The industry standard is 7 years on an average garbage truck. Our fleet generally last 10 years. These trucks now everything is electronic controlled, they would last […]

Welding WTCS

[shop noise] [background conversation] Craig>>I believe the technical college gives a well-rounded welder. [background conversation] We really pride ourselves on being able to take a student that has never welded at all and bringing them to the entry level welder; but we also have students that come back that might only need one or two […]

Technology Career Fair Connects Job Seekers With Local Employers

This is our 8th annual Technology Career Fair. It’s not just Information Technology. It is Information Technology and Visual Communications. It also includes Engineering Technology, Welding Technology, probably some Advanced Manufacturing kinds of positions and production, too. This is an industry where they’re high demand and high wage kinds of positions. And yet there’s still […]

COC Career Education – Welding

If you like building things, you like working with your hands, you like being creative, you like being around a team and oriented environment, a career in welding is definitely something you want to consider. Because there’s no other career out there right now that is in such high demand, that pays as well as […]