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We’re In The News!

AMT News

Instructor Adam Balogh and President of Kern Precision Toni Mangold were jointly interviewed by the Association for Manufacturing Technology about Kern’s recent donation to Laney College and the new curriculum in Ultraprecision and Micromachining which it spawned! Read the article here!

Student setting up fixture on Kern milling machine

Within Tolerance Podcast

Instructor Adam Balogh was interviewed for the Within Tolerance Podcast in Episodes 90 and 155. Listen Here!

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Skilled America Podcast

One of our students was interviewed for the Skilled America Podcast in Episode 8: Directing the Flow of Talent. Listen here!

Living room in home with microphone, headphones and sign that says: Skilled America Podcast

Roadtrip Nation: “Community Driven”

Instructor Adam Balogh was interviewed by three community college students for the “Community Driven” episode of Roadtrip Nation. Find his bio here!

Headshot of Adam Balogh with Stylized Background.

Peralta Matters: California Pathways Partnership Machine Tech Showcase

One of our graduates was interviewed for this California Pathways Partnership video!

Career Ladders Project Pathway

One of our graduates was profiled for the Career Ladders Project!

BACCC Marketplace Overview Video

Several of our graduates were interviewed for this video from the Bay Area Community College Consortium!

HTEC Conference – Educational Panel

Check out the educator’s panel from the 2014 HTEC conference held at Laney College!


Oakland’s Laney College Helping To Fill Manufacturing Job Openings
By Len Ramirez
November, 2013
(2:13 video + story)

Fox News Spot

On the Job Hunt: Machinists in High Demand
By Claudia Cowan
Fox News
December 15, 2011
(1:59 video + story)

ABC7 Spot

Huge demand for machinists sparks training programs
By Lyanne Melendez
ABC7 News
August 23, 2011
(2:31 video + story)