A Note About the Coronavirus, COVID-19
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Congratulations Class of 2020!
To all those graduating in such unprecedented times, Mike Rowe has an unsolicited commencement speech for you. Check out what Mike has to say to all graduates who have chosen the path and opportunity of learning an in-demand skill!
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Welding makes a profound impact on our daily lives. From the cars we drive to the houses we live in, the welding industry is constantly shaping our world. Even Hollywood recognizes how important welding is to our nation’s economy. Check out this video showcasing welding in pop culture!