Westmoreland County Community College's Advanced Technology Center's "Women in Manufacturing Day"

On October 20, 2017 at the Westmoreland County Community College's Advanced Technology Center 160 Female Students in grades 8th-11th learned above various aspects of the manufacturing industry. From virtual welding, WaterJet; CNC Plasma Cutting; CNC Machining; Soldering and 3D Printing, just to name a few, the female students did hands-on participation as they moved through these various activities. A panel discussion was also done with female technology students explaining to the high school students why they are choosing careers in the manufacturing industry. This was our fourth year for this Women in Manufacturing Day event and one of our most successfur.