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Photo Gallery: VP Biden, Dr. Biden, Sec Solies Wrap Bus Tour
(February 24, 2012)

Images include:

  • Mary Rittling, Davidson County Community College President greets Dr. Biden, Secretary Solis, and Vice President Joe Biden for the final stop of the Community College to Career Tour (CC2C) in Thomasville, North Carolina.
  • Mary Rittling, president of Davidson County Community College discusses how the school proactively worked to respond to the changing needs of the local workforce.
  • Vice President Biden shows off a vice presidential seal made by students in Davidson County Community College's advanced manufacturing lab as Randy Ledford, Dean of the School of Business, Engineering and Technical Studies looks on.
  • Randy Ledford, Dean of the School of Business, Engineering and Technical Studies discusses how the school is working with Ingersoll-Rand and Unilin Flooring to re-train former furniture workers for in-demand jobs.
  • Secretary Solis and Dr. Biden take a look at an automation trainer, which allows the school to replicate real-world job situations in their training facility.
  • Vice President Joe Biden, Dr. Jill Biden and Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis finish the last leg of the Community College to Career Tour (CC2C) together at Davidson Community College in Thomasville, North Carolina.
  • Secretary Solis listens in as Vice President Biden announces the second round of funding for the Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College Training Grants in Thomasville, North Carolina during the last leg of the Community College to Career tour.
  • Vice President Joe Biden looks on as his wife, Dr. Jill Biden discusses the important role of community colleges in training the American workforce in Thomasville, North Carolina.
  • Dr. Jill Biden greets Richard Dilldine, a veteran who worked in machine shops for eighteen years, and is now a student at Davidson County Community College studying advanced manufacturing techniques.
  • Secretary Solis used her remarks at Davidson County Community College to reflect on the powerful programs and amazing stories shared during the three day Community College to Career tour.
  • Davidson County Community College student Richard Dilldine talks about how even with years of manufacturing experience, he struggled to find a new job because employers were now looking for the latest industry credentials in advanced manufacturing, credentials he is now studying for at DCCC.
  • Secretary Solis and Dr. Biden look on as Vice President Biden delivers remarks at Davidson County Community College, the last leg in the Community College to Career Tour.
  • Vice President Biden and Secretary Solis share thanks during the last leg of the Community College to Career tour at Davidson County Community College.

Images include:

  • Mary Rittling, Davidson County Community College President greets Dr. Biden, Secretary Solis, and Vice President Joe Biden for the final stop of the Community College to Career Tour (CC2C) in Thomasville, North Carolina.
  • Mary Rittling, president of Davidson County Community College discusses how the school proactively worked to respond to the changing needs of the local workforce.
  • Vice President Biden shows off a vice presidential seal made by students in Davidson County Community College's advanced manufacturing lab as Randy Ledford, Dean of the School of Business, Engineering and Technical Studies looks on.
  • Randy Ledford, Dean of the School of Business, Engineering and Technical Studies discusses how the school is working with Ingersoll-Rand and Unilin Flooring to re-train former furniture workers for in-demand jobs.
  • Secretary Solis and Dr. Biden take a look at an automation trainer, which allows the school to replicate real-world job situations in their training facility.
  • Vice President Joe Biden, Dr. Jill Biden and Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis finish the last leg of the Community College to Career Tour (CC2C) together at Davidson Community College in Thomasville, North Carolina.
  • Secretary Solis listens in as Vice President Biden announces the second round of funding for the Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College Training Grants in Thomasville, North Carolina during the last leg of the Community College to Career tour.
  • Vice President Joe Biden looks on as his wife, Dr. Jill Biden discusses the important role of community colleges in training the American workforce in Thomasville, North Carolina.
  • Dr. Jill Biden greets Richard Dilldine, a veteran who worked in machine shops for eighteen years, and is now a student at Davidson County Community College studying advanced manufacturing techniques.
  • Secretary Solis used her remarks at Davidson County Community College to reflect on the powerful programs and amazing stories shared during the three day Community College to Career tour.
  • Davidson County Community College student Richard Dilldine talks about how even with years of manufacturing experience, he struggled to find a new job because employers were now looking for the latest industry credentials in advanced manufacturing, credentials he is now studying for at DCCC.
  • Secretary Solis and Dr. Biden look on as Vice President Biden delivers remarks at Davidson County Community College, the last leg in the Community College to Career Tour.
  • Vice President Biden and Secretary Solis share thanks during the last leg of the Community College to Career tour at Davidson County Community College.