Career Development / Changing Workforce / STEM Education

Lawmakers: Manufacturing universities will help boost U.S. competitiveness

By U.S. News & World Report

Jun 30, 2015

Sen. Christopher Coons (D-Del.) says when he visited Dogfish Head Brewery's bottling plant in his state last year, he was struck by the quiet and clean environment where eight members of a 24-person team worked a shift that required the ability to program computers, troubleshoot issues and monitor quality control. This is not the setting some of today's parents might envision, however, when they think of a manufacturer.

Read the full story on