Wednesday, March 8, 2023

Schuylkill County School Districts Participating in Annual "What's So Cool About Manufacturing?" Competition


Public voting opened on today, March 8th, 2023, for Berks Schuylkill 5th annual “What’s So Cool About Manufacturing?” Student Video Contest.

The polls opened on 12:01a.m. on Wednesday, March 8th and will close on Friday, March 10tth, at 11:59p.m. on the website:

The video that receives the most votes will be awarded with the “Viewer’s Choice Award.” There are 10 other categories for awards that will be presented to schools by a panel of judges including “Outstanding Career Pathway” and “Outstanding Team Spirit.”

Presented by Manufacturers Resource Center (MRC), the Student Video Contest: “What’s So Cool About Manufacturing?” (WSCM) gives students in Berks and Schuylkill Counties the opportunity to network with local manufacturers as well as gain new perspectives, record their experiences and present them in an educational and “cool” way through documentary video production. The program was created to generate excitement that draws students towards considering manufacturing career paths to create a 21st century workforce.

Participating from Schuylkill County are:
  • Blue Mountain (Clearly Clean)
  • Mahanoy Area (Blaschak Anthracite Corportation)
  • Minersville (Prysmian Group)
  • North Schuylkill (Ashland Technologies)
  • Pottsville Area (D.H.H. Lengel) (Hexcel Corporation)
  • Schuylkill Haven (Highwood USA)
  • Shenandoah Valley (Cardinal Systems, Inc.)
  • Tamaqua Area (EMD Electronics)
  • Tri-Valley (Keystone Potato Products, LLC)
  • Williams Valley (Fabcon PreCast)
Follow the link below and click "Vote" next to your favorite video.