It’s the little things in life that often make the biggest difference. A “thank you!” written on a check at the end of a restaurant meal, a small piece of candy left on a pillow in a hotel room can make a special night out or weekend away feel even … Read More
Over the past few decades, animation technology has come a long way. The computer-generated and 3-D animations produced today look nothing like the 2D animations produced at the beginning of the 20th century. As technology continues to evolve and develop, so will the opportunities and options for animation.
If you’re … Read More
In a warm and humid state such as Florida, HVAC technicians play a critical role. They work on the air conditioning systems that keep homes and buildings comfortable throughout the year. An HVAC technician might install new equipment in a building, repair older systems or recommend improvements and upgrades to … Read More
Congratulations to all the winners!
Residential & Commercial Appliance Technology (College)
- Gold – Andrew Morell, Robert Morgan Educational Ctr & Technical College
- Silver – Mirleur Polynice, Orange Technical College – Mid Florida Campus
- Bronze – Matthew Thevenot, Orange Technical College – Mid Florida Campus
Esthetics – High School
- Gold –
In high school, my twin brother and I were faced with the decision on our class options and thought about what we wanted to do for our careers. We were both talented football players and had a possible future of using that as a path to go to a university/college. … Read More
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What Can You Do with a Career Certificate in 3-D Animation?
Were you the kid who was always drawing, either on your notebooks during class or for fun after school? Maybe you enjoyed playing with computer design programs from a young age. Whatever your experience with drawing and design, if … Read More
Technology is ever-changing and expanding. So are the fields that fall under the STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) umbrella and the careers available in those fields.
One field that’s relatively new is that of mechatronics. Mechatronics is an interdisciplinary field that plays a critical role in the development … Read More
What Is Computer-Aided Design?
Software and technology have dramatically changed the way people interact with the world around them and the way many people perform their jobs. One field where the influence of technology is palpable is the architecture and construction industry.
Computer-aided design (CAD) has changed the way architects, … Read More
How Can You Become a CNC Production Specialist?
Manufacturing has changed in recent years. Some of those changes have led to increased precision in the way things are made, but some of those changes have also led to a decline in job opportunities for those in the industry. Although the … Read More