Dr. Art McCoy, stl.works leader and champion, talks with Theniesha Owens, F-18 Lead Assembly Mechanic, about her Boeing career journey. Theniesha was part of St. Louis Community College’s Boeing pre-employment training program, which provided her the training and opportunity to successfully interview with Boeing and start her assembly mechanic career. Five years later, Theniesha has been promoted within Boeing and encourages others to consider a similar career path with her participation in the Women in Aerospace Manufacturing initiative.
Each year the Missouri Chamber Manufacturing Alliance, in partnership with Missouri Enterprise, leads Missouri’s statewide MFG Day open door events and invites students to learn more about the amazing career potential that exists across the manufacturing industry. This year we’re meeting the challenges created by the COVID-19 pandemic by bringing today’s modern manufacturing world right to you virtually. This full-day, live-streamed event will showcase dozens of manufacturers across the state while Zooming in students from around Missouri.
McCarthy Building Companies is proudly sponsoring a virtual month long STEM Fest program for students in the Parkway School District. The program features an imaginative curriculum that challenges kids to solve math problems and learn how science is integrated into their everyday lives through hands-on activities, sustainability challenges, virtual field-trips, coding and computer science.