On behalf of the Pennsylvania Chapter of the American Concrete Pavement Association (ACPA/PA), and following dialogue with both the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation Bureau of Equal Opportunity and the Associated Pennsylvania Constructors, we would like to extend an invitation for you, as a participant to one of the past five Diversity Forums, the ability [...]
We are proud to announce Shawn Conrad, a consultant to large companies such as ESPN, KFC and Coca-Cola, as our keynote speaker for the December 6th Supportive Services Conference! Shawn has spent decades working in the music, television and movie industry, and will speak to diversity and inclusion in positions of power. If you are [...]
The Getting Ready for Primetime networking event at the Constructors Association of Western PA originally scheduled for December 13th 2018 has been moved to December 14th, 2018.
On October 30th, Cheyney University played host to the annual Contractor and Consultant Diversity Forum for the Eastern region of Pennsylvania. This event, presented by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) and in cooperation with the Associated Pennsylvania Constructors (APC) and American Council of Engineering Companies of Pennsylvania (ACEC/PA), offered a variety of informative classes [...]
Mark your calendars! The Cheyney University & Jonesway Driving Solutions CDL program is set to start on November 5th! Gain hands-on experience and training with two-week courses and take advantage of networking and possible employment opportunities! Submit a CDL program application and a completed physical form by November 1st to be eligible for a 50% [...]
The PennDOT Contractor and Consultant Diversity Forum is coming to Cheyney Univeristy next week on October 30th. Anyone who registers and attends is eligible for 1 free single-day registration for the APC PennDOT Fall Seminar this November in Hershey, PA! If you are interested in attending this free event, please visit http://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2018PennDOTConstrDiversityForum and complete the [...]
Due to a scheduling conflict, the May 7th ECMS Bidding Class has been moved 1 week forward to May 14th. The Contractor and Consultant Track Courses- Certified Payroll, Pre-Qualification, Qualification Packages, Overhead Rate Calculation- will all be held May 8th as originally scheduled. Please Click HERE to access the updated registration form
Join us at the Mellon Independence Center for 2 days of training for both Contractors and Consultants! We are offering classes for both Contractors and Consultants from May 7th to 8th in Philadelphia. Courses for Contractors: ECMS Bidding– This 3-hour workshop is specifically for sub-contractors who need to know how to bid for PennDOT subcontracts. Appropriate [...]
Join us on March 22nd for the first annual Women's Empowerment Summit! In celebration of Women's History month, the DBE Supportive Services Center is hosting a full day of networking, education, and empowerment. Head on over to the event page to find out more information and to download the registration form.
The Needs Assessment survey is now available for all firms. We use the information we collect to develop our service offerings and event schedule for the following year. This survey takes less than 10 minutes to complete. Access the survey HERE