Re: [TeslaTurbine] Who Wants to be an Engineer, or else a Technologist or Technician ?
From: teceducation <teceducation@...>
Sent: Tue, 15 Aug 2006 15:27:09 -0000
Subject: [TeslaTurbine] Who Wants to be an Engineer, or else a Technologist or Technician ?A survey has shown that 80% of the population don't know what Engineers do in their Professional lives. The following website attempts to address this problem.This website is directed mainly towards parents, but also teenagers, career-guidance teachers, journalists, and indeed, the general public.Because of the high level of suicides among teenagers, and since this website will be reaching teenagers, there is a page by medical experts on Depression and Illicit drugs. There are also pages on, FAQ's, Professional Engineering as a Cutting-edge Career, Women in Engineering, Profiles showing the diversity of Engineers, Teenage Articles, Awards, etc.World economies depend on Engineers for creating wealth, so it is important that the Engineering Profession draw top-class young people into what is regarded as a very rewarding and challenging profession, both intellectually and financially.Young Graduate Engineers might visit the following website which should be of great interest to them.For those who, for whatever reason, would prefer a practical, * Hands-on * career, please visit the Professional Technologist and Technician Website at ;You might bookmark the above websites, and refer them to any interested persons known to you.These websites are educational and are a deficit venture. Apologies, if this e-mail was sent in error.Thanking you,Fintan Lynch, B.E., Eng-i.Education Executive.