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Seward leading maritime workforce efforts for every major port and harbor in the state, as well as simulators for more than 40 vessels.AVTEC Director Ben Eveland said the simulators are often used to model new infrastructure designs and how ships will interact with different docks...
Job training options abound for Kenai Peninsula job seekers quickly. Courses at AVTEC include welding, diesel and heavy equipment technologies, and maritime training. Ben Eveland, director of AVTEC, said that many of the programs produce highly skilled workers in a short amount of time...
Bartlett soccer sweeps Skyview Taylor Wilson. "A little later I think they will hook up real well," Carpenter said. Skyview boys co-coach Ben Eveland said his squad did a good job early in the game, but Bartlett's numbers began to wear the Panthers down. The Skyview...
Support for industry forum appreciated

...Soldotna Mayor Nels Anderson, Assistant City Manager of Seward Ron Long, Homer Mayor Beth Wythe, Avtec Director Ben Eveland, Kenaitze Indian Tribe Executive Director Jaylene Peterson-Nyrene, Mike Heatwole with the Pebble Partnership, Kurt...
Rotarians give students reason to ?say cheese?

...three cameras and film to go with the cameras. Thank you is a small reward for the Soldotna Rotarians diligent work on behalf of our school, but once again we are grateful for their support. Ben Eveland Vice principal Soldotna Middle School
Student teacher grateful for opportunity

...development as a teacher and a professional. Specifically, Matt Fischer, Shelli Church, Rob Moore, Sharon Moock, Ben Eveland, Randy Neill, Bob Ermold and Sammy Crawford. It is my suggestion that if you see a local teacher or administrator...
Employable skills training takes its place in classrooms alongside standard academic fare

...emphasize technology and applied academics. "There have been a lot of changes, financially and offerings-wise," said Ben Eveland, vocational education coordinator for the district. In the spring of 1999, the district adopted a revised vocational...
Schools scramble to provide skilled graduates

...businesses. "It seems that the local communities are putting quite a lot of emphasis on work force development," said Ben Eveland, the district's head of vocational programs. "This is the most emphasis I've seen placed on vocational ed in...


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