Student Chapters

Kentucky Builders Host 14th Annual Career Fair

Filed in Construction Industry, Student Chapters by on October 5, 2018 0 Comments
Kentucky Builders Host 14th Annual Career Fair

Even before housing’s boom-and-bust of the Great Recession, Kentucky builders recognized the workforce was aging and more high school students were being discouraged from entering the trades. So the HBA of Kentucky joined forces with other state contracting associations to tackle the inevitable labor shortage.

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Careers in Construction Month Starts Today

Filed in Construction Industry, Education, Student Chapters by on October 1, 2018 1 Comment
Careers in Construction Month Starts Today

October is Careers in Construction Month, when NAHB members and state and local HBAs participate in a national campaign to raise awareness about the great jobs available in home building and related trade professions. Grab these tools and join us!

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Internships Give Students Practical Exposure to Home Building

Filed in Labor, Safety and Health, Student Chapters by on August 21, 2018 0 Comments
Internships Give Students Practical Exposure to Home Building

Interns are a valuable resource to help companies in the home building industry find quality workers in a tight labor market.

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NAHB Student Chapter Partners with Local Firm to Win ‘Race to Zero’

NAHB Student Chapter Partners with Local Firm to Win ‘Race to Zero’

The NAHB Student Chapter program from Pennsylvania State University took first place in the Suburban Single Family category of the 2018 Race to Zero Competition. Run by the Department of Energy, this competition challenges students to design cost-effective, zero-energy ready homes. NAHB is a program sponsor.

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2 Keys to Jump Start Your Career

Filed in Membership, Student Chapters by on May 16, 2018 0 Comments
2 Keys to Jump Start Your Career

As a construction management major at Brigham Young University, Clint Ethington wanted to launch his career by getting involved in his community and building his professional network. But he wasn’t sure where to start until he joined an NAHB student chapter.

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Keys to Empowering the Industry’s Future Leaders

Filed in Councils & Committees, Student Chapters by on April 18, 2018 0 Comments
Keys to Empowering the Industry’s Future Leaders

A growing group of female leaders is challenging the status quo and making their mark in residential construction with the help of NAHB’s Professional Women in Building (PWB) Council and Student Chapters program.

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Scholarships Support Next Generation of Industry Leaders

Filed in Construction Industry, Student Chapters by on March 16, 2018 0 Comments

Students interested in – or currently pursuing – rewarding career opportunities in residential construction can apply for several industry scholarships that are now accepting applications.

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NAHB Honors Tomorrow’s Industry Leaders

Filed in Awards, Student Chapters by on February 16, 2018 0 Comments
NAHB Honors Tomorrow’s Industry Leaders

NAHB recently honored some the industry’s rising stars and student leaders at the Student Chapter Awards Ceremony during the 2018 International Builders’ Show.

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HBA Workforce Development Program Wins State Funding

Filed in Labor, Safety and Health, Student Chapters by on November 29, 2017 5 Comments
HBA Workforce Development Program Wins State Funding

The HBA of Colorado Springs has been awarded $587,276 from the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment to bolster its Careers in Construction program.

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Build a Solid Career in Construction Management

Build a Solid Career in Construction Management

NAHB has been promoting the rewarding job opportunities in the skilled trades for Careers in Construction Month but let’s not forget that the construction manager also offers an exciting career path in the housing industry.

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