Monthly Archives: February 2018

In memory of Outi Hicks, “Be That One Guy” who challenges sexism in the world of construction

Today, Valentine’s Day, is the one year anniversary of the murder of Outi Hicks, Carpenter apprentice, killed by a co-worker on a construction site in Fresno, CA. The article below from the New York Times discusses the connection between sexual … Continue reading

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Watch the PGTI webinar on recruiting women to union apprenticeship

Thanks to the Building Trades Employers Association and the Building Trades Training Directors Association for hosting our February 8 webinar, “HOW AND WHY: Best Practices for Recruiting and Retaining Women to Joint Construction Apprenticeship.” In the 50 minute presentation, we review area … Continue reading

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