Tech Explorer

Students learn STEM related skills in a program called “Tech-Explorer” developed by Sierra College Center for Applied Competitive Technologies. In this program, participants build a working catapult from materials, drawings, and processes used in today’s advanced manufacturing. Each student will be actively engaged in the manufacturing process and gain hands on experience using tools and equipment.

RCAM has developed the Sierra College Tech Explorer catapult project in a mobile outreach platform for regional middle and high school students. Utilizing industry volunteers, this engaging project based learning activity allows students to experience the skills used in the 21st century workforce. Download the technical drawing, or visit the Tech Explorer Catapult Integrated Curriculum Guide for useful resources and learning activities to support additional project based learning. 

              

For additional information on how you can bring Tech Explorer to your school, contact the Programs & Services Coordinator at: 423.354.5275

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Our goal is to share useful information and relevant programs to support our veterans as they return to civilian careers. Please visit the "Veterans Resources" section for more information. 

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Career Development Services Center is the place to start your new career. You'll find resources, financial aid, workshops and more. Call today: 423.354.5100, or get started online now.

Upcoming Workshops

Please contact the Career Development Services Center at (423) 354-5100 for more information about workshops and other services. 

Resume Drop-In
January 31, 2:00 PM
Blazier Wilson Hall - Room 113
222 West Main Street
Kingsport, TN 37660
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What Can You Do With Your Major?
February 6, 9:30 AM
Blazier Wilson Hall - Room 113 
222 West Main Street
Kingsport, TN 37660
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Soft Skills in the Workplace
February 21, 9:30 AM
Career Services Office - C2418
2425 Highway 75 
Blountville, TN  37617
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How to Carefully Craft a Cover Letter
February 26, 2:00 PM
Blazier Wilson Hall - Room 113
222 West Main Street 
Kingsport, TN  37660
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Resume Drop-In
February 27, 2:00 PM
Career Services Office - C2418
2425 Highway 75
Blountville, TN 37617
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Resume Drop-In 
March 13, 2:00 PM 
Blazier Wilson Hall - Room 113
222 West Main Street
Kingsport, TN 37660
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Making the Most of a Career Fair
March 14, 9:00 AM
Career Services Office - C2418
2425 Highway 75
Blountville, TN 37617
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Practice Makes Perfect Job Interview Workshop
March 26, 9:30 AM
Blazier Wilson Hall - Room 113
222 West Main Street 
Kingsport, TN  37660
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Spring Career Fair 
March 28, 1:00 - 4:00 PM 
Regional Center for Performing Arts
2425 Highway 75 
Blountville, TN  37617
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