From ‘Iron Girls’ to ‘Leftovers’ – Independent Women in China

Have you ever been called a leftover woman? Yeah. Sometimes. Yeah… My name is Wei Ting Ting. I’m one of the family’s hope arrested before the International Women’s Day. We’re in China. Where women are experiencing unprecedented financial freedom. And since Mao founded the people’s Republic of China in 1949, Have enjoyed equal rights to […]

2018 SkillsUSA Auto Collision Repair Competition at Aims Community College

Today we’re holding our regional SkillsUSA competition which includes various aspects of collision repair including bodywork, metalwork, including paint refinishing and priming. So I did collision, the secondary collision, which is the high school program And I did the metalwork, bodywork, plastic repair estimating and then structural and frame damage and welding as well. We […]

ATETV Episode 24: Working Hands-On with Advanced Technology

[ Background music ]>>Coming up next on ATE TV: Women in engineering.>>We wanted to have experience in hands on on doing things by ourselves.>>Wind energy technology.>>Wind energy is really interesting to me because it’s clean energy and it’s completely renewable.>>And simulation and game development.>>I go through the entire spectrum, the art, the programming, the production, […]

Modern Day Rosie: Women in Welding – SSC 360

The role of women in the workforce is drastically different than it was years ago. In the nineteen forties some ladies took on the traditional housewife role while others found themselves in the service industry working Pink collar jobs. World War II sparked the need for American women to join the front lines in the […]

More Maine girls joining high school program to become welders

LAUREN: INSIDE THE PORTLAND ARTS AND TECHNOLOGY HIGH SCHOOL WELDING STUDENTS ARE TAKING A PLATE TEST. IT’S JUST ONE THING THEY HAVE TO PROVE THEY HOW TO DO BEFORE THEY LEAVE HERE.>>– YOU’LL SEE PLENTY OF BOYS BEHIND THE BULKY PROTECTIVE GEAR, BUT IF YOU LOOK CLOSELY YOU’LL FIND ADRIANA BODGE.>>I JUST LOVE LEARNING HANDS […]

Women Who Weld

This program introduces women to welding it shows them skills within welding whether it’s you know cutting drilling Measuring or actually welding pieces together, but really it’s a it’s a springboard for personal and professional development and it’s a way to Empower women to show them that Welding is for women too busted in with […]

Welding Spotlight: Shana Robinson

(bright music) – My name is Shana Robinson. We’re at Coast Mountain College in Prince Rupert. I’m taking the Welder B Extended Program. I took an Introductions to Trades course and Welding was the one that I really liked doing. I’ve lived in Prince Rupert my whole life and it was really cool that they […]