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Many accomplishments have been made since the opening of Construction Careers Center. Please take a few minutes to view the press releases that have covered some of our most important accomplishments.

Press Releases & News Articles 2012

CCC Students attend Engineers' Club Fair (St. Louis American, Nov 15, 2012)

Mayor Francis Slay and Fmr. Governor Bob Holden visit CCC (video and pics 4-18-2012)

CCC featured in Fox 2 News Investigative Report on Minority Contracting (Fox 2 News, Feb 21, 2012)

Press Releases & News Articles 2011

Construction Careers Center ranks above state average (St. Louis American, Oct 20, 2011)

HOME WORKS! The Teacher Home Visit Program (audio from St. Louis Public Radio -KWMU May 9, 2011)

Press Releases & News Articles 2010

Rebuilding Together St. Louis (July 17, 2010) 
St. Louis Post Dispatch article
KMOV Channel 4 article Video 1 Video 2
KSDK Channel 5 article Video 1

KMOV Featured Video - AmerenUE Job Collaboration (KMOV.com February 24, 2010)

Press Releases & News Articles 2009

Charting a new course in education (StLToday.com August 24, 2009)
St. Louis charter schools take a new approach (StLToday.com August 22, 2009)
American Counsil for Construction Education Award (July 23, 2009)
CCC Graduation 2009 (June 29, 2009)
CCC Guides Teens Towards Construction Industry Careers, 100 Openings For
Upcoming School Year (St. Louis American August 6, 2009)

CCC Graduates Look Forward To The Future (St. Louis American June 25, 2009)

Press Releases & News Articles 2008

Vocational Information Center: Career and Technical Education Resources at www.khake.com
Construction Careers Center students want to shadow you (St. Louis American January 24, 2008)

2008 FOCUS Award (St. Louis American April 10, 2008)
Job Shadowing at McCarthy (McCarthy)
St. Louis Gets State's First Unionized Charter School (St. Louis American May 6, 2008)
Teachers at city charter school to join local union (St. Louis Post Dispatch May 6, 2008)

Press Releases & News Articles 2007

Sparking an interest in Ameren careers (Ameren Journal November-December 2007)
Winning The Bottom-Line Battle (Construction Digest December 24, 2007)
Mayor’s Award – (Labor Tribune November 2007)
City schools open with optimism and some glitches (St. Louis Post Dispatch August 21, 2007)
Diversity: A Business Imperative “Building a future in the building trades” (St. Louis American July-August 2007)
Diversity: A Business Imperative “Diversity ‘sit down’ with Biondi” (St. Louis American July-August 2007)
I. E. Millstone’s 100th Birthday
CURT Workforce Award 2007
NAWIC Perspective April 2007

Press Releases & News Articles 2006

Labor Tribune November 2006

Press Releases & News Articles 2005

Training Tomorrow's Construction Work Force
Business Owner Finds Time for Brotherly Love: AFTER HOURS
CCC Graduates First-Ever Class
Trade School Graduates First Class
CCC Prepares First Graduating Class
ACE Mentors Open the Door to Construction Careers

Press Releases & News Articles 2004

Engineering News-Record Magazine recognizes St. Louis Charter School
AGC Press Release on Grand Opening of New Shop Facility
Air Conditioning/Heating/Refrigeration "the News"
Mr. Duane McGowan: Iron Worker finds a higher calling (St. Louis Post-Dispatch)
Construction Curriculum Captivates St. Louis Students

Press Releases & News Articles 2002

Wall Street Journal (part 1)      Wall Street Journal (part 2)
St. Louis Commerce (part 1)      St. Louis Commerce (part 2)      St. Louis Commerce (part 3)
St. Louis American (part 1)      St. Louis American (part 2)