Columbia teaching assistants give university lesson in unionismc

| March 10, 2017

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The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has certified the vote of Columbia University’s teaching and research assistants to join the United Auto Workers (UAW). The University must now start negotiating a collective bargaining contract with them.

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How investing in infrastructure can build a better quality of life

Article | May 7, 2021

Every five years, in the approach to the Welsh Parliament /Senedd Cymru elections, I put together a Manifesto for ICE Wales Cymru outlining our recommendations for the future with the aim of influencing the new ‘order’ and achieving what we consider to be important goals. This year our report is making three main recommendations in the areas of Resilience, Skills and an Infrastructure Pipeline.

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Local construction continues with safety protocols in place

Article | April 7, 2020

The city’s leadership hosted a Community Chat with Mayor Eric Niemann tonight through videoconferencing. Besides the mayor, City Manager Chris Workman was also on hand to answer any questions. At a point in the meeting when Niemann and Workman were taking questions, I threw out a couple of questions, including the status of local developments in town. For example, Millpond Crossing construction workers have continued to build houses - and that’s allowed under the governor’s order - but I wondered if any precautions were in place.

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4 Big Takeaways from CONEXPO 2020

Article | March 19, 2020

As the global construction industry came together for CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2020 on March 10-13 in Las Vegas, it became apparent to us at Autodesk that the construction industry feels as excited as ever about what the jobsite of the future may look like. With 130,000 registrations for the once-every-three-year event, the hunger for new innovation and technology was readily apparent across the vast expo halls.

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Technologies and STEM-trends in education

Article | March 3, 2020

In education, the term STEM is often used – Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics. This is a modern teaching methodology using programs that prepares students for successful employment and contributes to the acquisition of skills in technology, mathematics, and science. This approach combines the natural science component and innovative technology. So, technologies are used even in the study of creative, artistic disciplines. For example, the study of musicians takes place using computer programs to create musical works.

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Jay Cashman

Cashman is a privately held multi-disciplinary construction and development company, founded and owned by Jay M. Cashman, the current Chairman of the Board. Cashman offers a comprehensive portfolio of companies and services-spanning half a century-in the Heavy Civil / Marine Construction, Dredging, Renewable Energy, LNG / Concrete Tank Design, Port Facilities / Development, Barge / Equipment Leasing, and Mechanical Construction industries.

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