Alliance Satellite Center Summer Showcase

Summer showcase set for Stark State College’s Alliance Satellite Center

Summer’s heating up at Stark State College’s Alliance Satellite Center during a July 12 showcase that will feature the College’s new mobile welding lab along with food, prizes and entertainment.

From 4:30-6:30 p.m. there’ll also be blood pressure checks, demonstrations, tours and giveaways of gift baskets and other prizes at the Center at 1725 South Arch Ave.

Participants include:

  • BW3s
  • Marco’s Pizza
  • Danbury Senior Living
  • Citizens Bank
  • American Tanning
  • Uptown Auto
  • Alliance Career Center
  • National Guard
  • On the Glow Spray Tan
  • Alliance Career Center
  • Your Pizza
  • Gionino’s Pizzeria 
  • DJ Ryan Smallwood

The new Welding on Wheels (WOW) lab offers welding classes in a flexible, mobile environment. WOW

  • features 12 fully equipped welding booths.
  • was funded in collaboration with the Ohio Department of Higher Education through a special appropriation for capital funds directed toward workforce development projects. Stark State received $300,000 from the special appropriation and funded the $294,995 remaining cost.
  • is unique to northeast Ohio and modeled after other mobile programs across the country.
  • will be used to offer onsite workforce training to meet the training needs of industry as well as degree-seeking students.

For more information about the Alliance Summer Showcase, contact Jessica Grimes, Alliance Satellite coordinator, at 330-494-6170, ext. 4672 or jagrimes@starkstate.edu.