Sierra College Thanks Senator Padilla for Supporting Welding Education and Training

August 18, 2021
Three welding students working on a project

Sierra College would like to thank Senator Alex Padilla (@AlexPadillarCA) for including our stainless-steel welding and welding training with augmented reality in his Labor and Health and Human Services Congressionally Directed Spending Requests. This funding will allow us to better prepare students to meet in-demand skills in California.

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