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Sponsorship, Work-Life Balance and Training are Key to Attracting and Retaining Women in the Construction Industry
14 Jun 2023 | By Jonathan Arnholz

Sponsorship, Work-Life Balance and Training are Key to Attracting and Retaining Women in the Construction Industry

The National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) and Ambition Theory announce the release of Building Better, a report based on a...

Women in Construction
Connecting With Construction's Underrepresented Groups
20 Mar 2023 | By Michele DiRocco

Connecting With Construction's Underrepresented Groups

Careers in construction are opportunities that should be accessible to anyone regardless of race or gender. But in reality, the workforce has not...

NCCER News and Updates
NCCER Asks Women: What's It Like to Work in Construction and What Needs to Change?
06 Mar 2023 | By Michele DiRocco

NCCER Asks Women: What's It Like to Work in Construction and What Needs to Change?

In anticipation of Women in Construction Week, the National Center for Construction Education & Research (NCCER) conducted interviews with 176 tradeswomen and analyzed...

NCCER News and Updates
News Brief: NCCER Teams with Kendra Scott for Women in Construction Fundraising
02 Nov 2022 | By

News Brief: NCCER Teams with Kendra Scott for Women in Construction Fundraising

NCCER is excited to announce a fundraising event with jewelry maker Kendra Scott.

Women in Construction
Women at Griffin Electric Are Sharing Knowledge & Shaping the Future
28 Mar 2022 | By

Women at Griffin Electric Are Sharing Knowledge & Shaping the Future

A leading electrical subcontractor throughout New England and the Southeast, Wayne J. Griffin Electric, Inc. has seen first-hand the impact of women in...

My NCCER Story
A Master Plumber and Instructor -- By Age 23
10 Mar 2022 | By

A Master Plumber and Instructor -- By Age 23

The construction workforce is benefitting from the rising number of women craft professionals and the women in the industry are making their presence...