Roger Shaw & Associates, Inc. announced today that woodCAD|CAM software has been donated to the Pittsburg State University Wood Technology Program.
Students have already enrolled and woodCAD|CAM will be included in the curriculum starting this current semester.
Shawn Maberry, CEO of Roger Shaw & Associates, Inc. (RSA) stated, “We are pleased to continue our long partnership with PSU, which has one of the elite wood technology programs in the US. Students going through their program are extremely qualified and workforce ready.”
Doug Hague, Professor of Wood Technology, commented, “Students going through their program are extremely qualified and workforce ready.” Doug Hague, coordinator of Wood Technology, commented, “We are very excited about woodCAD|CAM software and working closely with RSA to ensure that our students are exposed to as much software as possible. woodCAD|CAM will be implemented this fall into the computer applications in cabinetmaking course. We are extremely appreciative of our industry relationships that make these partnerships possible. Several hiring companies have already been in touch asking us to consider teaching the software to our students and thanks to RSA; we are able to answer their request. Truly a win for everyone!”
About Pittsburg State University -
The Wood Technology Program at Pittsburg State University is one of the top wood processing programs in the United States. The Wood Technology program, housed in the 270,000 square foot Kansas Technology Center, at Pittsburg State University is a national leader in the preparation of young men and women for rewarding managerial careers in the secondary wood products industry. A comprehensive curriculum uses a unique "hands-on" approach to learning designed to provide graduates with a broad base of technical knowledge and skills. Much of the coursework is production based and blends classroom theory with real-world product and process engineering problems.
About woodCAD|CAM -
woodCAD|CAM software is a highly intelligent, powerful AutoCAD-based software solution, with more than 3,000 international cabinet, closet, and fixture/shop fitting manufacturers using the product daily. From design, engineering, manufacturing and direct CNC output, woodCAD|CAM is serious software for serious manufactures.
Founded in 1999, RSA has built a solid reputation over the last decade of being the largest independent sales and marketing company representing the woodworking & construction industry worldwide. With over 100 years of combined knowledge in manufacturing, Roger Shaw & Associate’s commitment is to provide the best choices in technology that will allow your business to grow and “Discover Your Profit.”
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