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Strengthening opportunities along the education-to-workforce pipeline is an important focus of our Future of Work activities. I AM THE FUTURE OF WORK is a career campaign that gives students an up-close and un-scripted look at local career opportunities in high-growth, high-demand job fields. With guidance...

OF WORK AT MAGNA Name: Brad  Daugherty Job Title: Manufacturing engineering tech at Magna powertrain Average Starting Salary: $50,000 https://sustainablemuncie.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/FOW-Brad-new.mp4 How long have you been with Magna?? I've been in my current position about 6 months, but I was an intern here starting in 2018 and hired in full time after that. Other...

OF WORK AT MAGNA Name: abe hunt   Job Title: Manufacturing engineer at Magna powertrain Starting Salary: $50,000  https://sustainablemuncie.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/FOW-Abe.mp4 How long have you been with Magna?? I've been at Magna a total of 4 years. I started as an intern in 2016, did that for 2 years and have been an engineer here...

OF WORK AT MURSIX Name: Marcus Abram   Job Title: Machinist Apprentice at Mursix Corporation Starting Salary: $14/hrhttps://sustainablemuncie.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/FOW-Marcus-2020.mp4 What do you do? I form metals to specific prints to build dies. Dies are tools that cut and shape material to mass-produce parts.Other related job positions before this: ConstructionEducation history: I...

http://www.bookartscollaborative.com/about/ The Book Arts Collaborative is a makerspace in downtown Muncie where community members and Ball State students learn about letterpress printing, book binding, and artist's book design and publishing. We offer community workshops in basic book arts skills and classes leading to finished projects. Check...

A new entertainment project known as Two-Town Theater Co. will begin its mission of “telling tales for two cities” this fall. The two cities are New Castle and Muncie. The idea for Two-Town originated with Dick Willis who taught and directed plays in New Castle for...