CCBC hosts 'Assemble Your Future' Initiative

Sep 03, 2019 | by Hope H. Davis | 443.840.5053 (office) | 410.971.5560 (cell)

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WHO: Community College of Baltimore County
WHAT: “Assemble Your Future: Initiative
WHEN: 11 a.m.–3 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019
WHERE: CCBC Catonsville, Transportation Technology Center, 800 South Rolling Rd., Baltimore, Md. 21228

BACKGROUND: 
Professional drag racers Leah Pritchett and Matt Hagan join CCBC for the "Assemble Your Future" initiative, aimed at highlighting the successful career one can have in the automotive industry.

Pritchett and Hagen, both associated with Don Schumer Racing, will talk to students about their racing careers, conduct car maintenance and chassis dynamometer demonstrations as well as be available for photos and autographs.

High-level officials within the FAC Baltimore Area Parts and Service Guild and CCBC’s Mopar Career Automotive Advisory Board will also meet to discuss ways to strengthen their partnership, ensuring the next generation of automotive technicians are properly prepared for area auto dealers who are in need of direct access to a talented pool of technicians.

Pritchett and Hagan host workshops from 1:25–2:30 p.m., with autographs to follow.