construction http://wkar.org en Lansing organization offers support, training for women in construction http://wkar.org/post/lansing-organization-offers-support-training-women-construction <p>The <a href="http://www.nawic.org/nawic/default.asp">National Association of Women in Construction</a>, or NAWIC, has built a support network of more than 140 chapters around the world to assist women in the largely male-dominated construction fields. The organization was founded in 1953 by 16 women working in the construction industry in Fort Worth, Texas. NAWIC’s <a href="http://www.lansingnawic.com/">Lansing chapter</a> became Michigan’s first in 1971. Tue, 04 Mar 2014 18:32:13 +0000 Current State 50159 at http://wkar.org Lansing organization offers support, training for women in construction EL Official Updates Damage to 'Lofts' Site http://wkar.org/post/el-official-updates-damage-lofts-site <p>East Lansing officials say a damaged downtown development will need more repairs than originally thought.</p> Tue, 19 Jun 2012 22:36:01 +0000 Mark Bashore 19218 at http://wkar.org EL Official Updates Damage to 'Lofts' Site