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  One Student at a Time"

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"Evers Tours High School Mfg Facility"

Regional news story with video Wisconsin's State Superintendent of Schools Dr. Tony Evers visiting Cardinal Manufacturing for Manufacturing Month, October.

WEAU.com, by Jesse Horne October 27, 2015

"Filling The Skills Gap"

Regional news story about Cardinal Manufacturing giving students machining experience while in high school.

Dairy Star, by Krista Kuzma January 12, 2015

"Successful Open House for Cardinal Mfg"

Modern Machine Shop Blog about 2013 open house

www.mmsonline.com, by Pete Zelinski, December 3, 2013

"Automotive Educations plans power through at Eleva-Strum"

Transportation Today WI story about the growth of career training at Eleva-Strum in automotive.

Transportation Today WI, Summer 2014

"Lost Generation?"

MoldMaking Technology Magazine's online blog entitled "Just when You Think We've Lost the Next Generation," highlighting student Colin Nyseth's email letter to Gov. Scott Walker that brought the Governor in for a visit.

MoldMaking Technology, by Christina Fuges April 1, 2014

"Update - Cardinal Manufacturing"

Featured in the first edition of "Manufacturing Today WI," Cardinal has made great strides since. This article provides updates on enrollment, profits, and new equipment.

Manufacturing Today WI

"Successful Open House for Cardinal Manufacturing"

Recap on Cardinal Manufacturing's 2013 open house that raised over $10,000 in cash and $22,000 in addition tools and equipment.

Blog Post - Modern Machine Shop Online, by Pete Zelinski

"Closing the skills gap: High-school students learn metalworking and make money, too"

Article for plastics industry about how Cardinal Manufacturing is taking a new approach to attract and interest students in manufacturing

Plastics Today, by Claire Goldsberry

Teacher Workshops

Many teachers and administrators contact Cardinal Manufacturing each year to learn how to create a program like it in their districts.  Upcoming workshops currently include Thursday, January 30, 2020 to show you how we started and how we do things today.

Click here for more info and registration form