College mobile lab to visit schools

NWACC aims to build awareness about career opportunities

Posted: September 16, 2018 at 1 a.m.

Keith Peterson (left), NWACC dean of workforce development, smiles Thursday as Joseph Stewart of ProServices at Lowe’s, tours a mobile construction lab at Lowe’s in Bella Vista. The Arkansas Department of Higher Education gave NWACC $1 million allowing the college to continue help training high school students in construction trades.

Northwest Arkansas Community College’s Mobile Construction Lab will visit schools in the region to build awareness among students about available career opportunities in the industry.

Jerod Bradshaw (from left) gives a tour to Lowe’s assistant store manager, Carlos Villa, in the mobile construction lab in Bella Vista.

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