AME Alliance receives award

The Advanced Manufacturing Education (AME) Alliance was awarded the Exemplary Program Award from the Minnesota Council for Continuing Education and Customized Training (MnCCECT). The award was given at a ceremony Friday at the MnCCECT conference held at Ruttger’s Bay Lake Lodge. The AME Alliance, which uses 360 eTECH curriculum, was chosen for the honor because… Read more

360 eTECH program finishes its first year

The 360 eTECH high school program has finished its first year of offering manufacturing curriculum in high schools. This program has provided a great opportunity to develop the future skilled manufacturing work force, starting in high school. It offers students the chance to jump start their manufacturing education and career path. Barnum, Carlton, and Cook… Read more

Robotics Summer Camp

When: July 19-24 Where: Bemidji State University Grade: 8-12 Contact: Jessica Gehrke, or 218.755.2209 Students will explore VEX Robotics and increase their skills in science, technology, engineering, and math at this overnight camp held at Bemidji State University. Students will be divided into small teams, for this week long event. In their teams, campers… Read more

STEM Girls Camp

When: July 14 Where: Mankato, MN Time: 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Grade: 6-9 Contact/Register: or by calling 507.387.5501 Let’s build a robot, create with 3D doodler pens, and design and print with a 3D printer! Girls have the opportunity to learn about science, technology, engineering, and math in this day-long experience. Taught by females, this… Read more