August 2013 Archive

Baker College of Flint Brings Wacky Design/Build Contest Using Canned Food, Benefits Food Bank

August 28, 2013

Deadline for team registration is Friday, Sept. 6 To prove that design can feed the soul and the hungry, a group of Baker College of Flint students is bringing the national Canstruction® competition to Flint, Friday-Saturday, Oct. 25-26. The unique contest brings teams together to design and build structures using cans of food that will ultimately be donated to the Food Bank of Eastern Michigan. More»

Baker College of Auburn Hills Automotive Program Earns National Accreditation

August 20, 2013

Baker College of Auburn Hills automotive program recently received accreditation from the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF). More»

Baker College of Flint To Use NSF Grant To Fast-Forward New Photonics & Laser Program

August 09, 2013

Michigan companies eagerly await graduates Baker College of Flint has received nearly $200,000 in a grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) that fast-forwards the state’s first photonics and laser technology associate degree program being launched fall quarter. Classes begin September 30. More»

Baker College of Auburn Hills Adds Two Programs in High-Demand Fields

August 06, 2013

New computer science and health sciences programs Baker College of Auburn Hills will offer two additional new programs beginning fall quarter: Mobile Applications Software Engineering bachelor’s degree and Eldercare Specialist associate degree. Registration is open for classes that begin Monday, Sept. 30. These programs are in addition to the post-licensure Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) announced last week. More»

Baker College of Flint Partners with C-A Schools, Bike Shop To Promote Active Living

August 02, 2013

$1,000 grant pedals community bike project forward
Baker College of Flint has partnered with Assenmacher's Cycling Centers and Carman-Ainsworth Community Schools (C-A) to sponsor the Community Bike Project. Volunteers will restore and repair donated bicycles and provide them to C-A students who are unable to afford them. More»

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