Transportation Works Summer 2016

The latest issue of Transportation Works is now available from the Northeast Transportation Workforce Center (NETWC). Some of the key highlights of this issue include the two exciting events hosted by the NETWC that will be coming up in a few short weeks. The first, “Filling the Gaps: Professional Development Programs Designed for … Continue reading

Vermont Transportation Research Collaborative Launched

VTrans has awarded new research funding to a UVM team lead by Glenn McRae (Transportation Research Center) to advance a collaborative research agenda between the Agency and the University.  The funding package of $292,562 includes three projects: Monitoring Condition of Structural Elements during Accelerated Bridge Construction, Assessing VTrans Employee Retention … Continue reading

UVM, BED Unveil On-Campus Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

The University of Vermont and the Burlington Electric Department today officially unveiled four dual-port electric vehicle (EV) charging stations positioned in strategic locations around the campus. During a joint news conference at the new Aiken Center charging station, UVM and BED representatives highlighted their commitment to increased workplace charging opportunities … Continue reading

Robert Manning Published Work

Robert Manning, Director of the University of Vermont’s Park Studies Lab and a professor of environment and natural resources published a commentary in the April 13th edition of the Chronicle of Higher Education extolling the national parks as living laboratories that could be much more highly utilized by universities and … Continue reading

April Transportation Works from NETWC

              NE Center Updates Job Needs and Priorities Report We are actively collecting information for Phase II of the JNPR report. If you know of an outstanding program that is preparing the workforce of the future, please share with us.  We’re especially interested in … Continue reading