Every week, WorkingNation looks for workforce pathways. Our latest findings come from Alaska, Maryland, Mississippi, New Mexico, and Washington, D.C.
From Alaska: The USDA announces an investment of almost $3 million to support higher ed institutions including two Alaska Native-serving schools to prepare the next generation of agriculture leaders.
From Maryland: The Baltimore Banner reports cannabis education offers classes and degrees in areas ranging from the medical to legal to entrepreneurial.
From Mississippi: WLOX reports a new facility in Gulfport will provide all-in-one lineman training.
From New Mexico: Los Alamos Daily Post reports state monies will provide funding to a number of companies to boost their training efforts.
From Washington, D.C.: Washington Post reports Metro is launching an ambassador program to help cut down on crime on the public transportation system.
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