Auto Collision Program Advisory Board Meeting Held
Kaskaskia College Auto Collision Program Advisory Board Meeting was held
recently. The committee discussed the
Skills USA Program, its benefits, and that J.R. Stanton, graduate of the Auto Collision
Program, had won the Gold medal in Auto Collision Technology in June of 2012.
J.R. Stanton is the first and only Kaskaskia College student to win a Gold
Medal in the National Skills contest. There was one qualifier from each state.
This was a tremendous achievement for J.R., Kaskaskia College, and the Auto
Collision Program. J.R. also won the Silver Medal in 2011.
committee was updated on current enrollment, recruitment ideas with area high
schools and future promotional materials. Equipment updates, budget concerns,
and needed visual shop improvements were also discussed by the members.
Additional course offerings and hours were suggested to keep the program moving
in a positive direction.