Career & Technical Education Department

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studentsGirls Talk Tech summer program showcases fields of technology
Taking advantage of a grant funded by the Kansas Board of Regents to provide exposure for women in fields of technology, 19 young ladies took part in Cowley College’s Girls Talk Tech summer program on Monday. read more

Cowley College Students Tour Excel Industries, Inc.students
Students in Cowley College’s Welding and Non-Destructive Testing classes recently toured Excel Industries, Inc. in Hesston. The company builds Hustler lawn mowers and turf equipment.
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Cowley purchases Laser Welder
Laser WelderBecoming the first college in the state to purchase a Laser Welder, Cowley College students will get an opportunity to use the machine as part of the Advanced Welding Processes course.

Cowley students will begin using the Laser Welder during the 2008-09 academic year.

The Laser Welder is ideal for a wide range of metal joining and repair applications for jewelry, dental lab work, aerospace and optical purposes.

Cowley College welding instructor Bob Moffatt is happy to have the Laser Welder on campus.

“I think it will be an eye opener for the students and serve as a recruiting tool for us,” Moffatt said.