Education

From A GED To A PhD, There’s A Place For You: Texas A&M University Win The AFPM Recruitment Challenge

As part of our work to promote workforce development in the fuel and petrochemical industries, AFPM has teamed up with EdVenture Partners to stage a student-based recruitment challenge and highlight the amazing opportunities our industries can provide to graduates at all...

/ May 12, 2016

AFPM Celebrates Job Creation at Energy Day

America’s abundance of oil and natural gas resources are providing a variety of high-tech, well-paying career opportunities. More than 30 refining expansions worth $14 billion are currently under development across the United States. In addition, approximately 243 U.S. chemical investment...

/ September 30, 2015

Divestment would cost universities millions – and cost students even more

This blog has highlighted the folly of colleges divesting their fossil fuel investments in the past (see here and here), but recent research has shown just how much it is likely to cost them in the future.

/ September 28, 2015

AFPM Partners with First Book to Highlight the Importance of STEM for the Workforce of the Future

In case you missed it, the fuel and petrochemical manufacturing industries are helping to drive America’s economic engine and creating job opportunities along the way. Demand for skilled workers with a STEM education (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) is on...

/ September 22, 2014