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Nanotechnology Applications and Career Knowledge Network

Student enrolled in a Nanotechnology Applications and Career Knowledge (NACK) Network program

Students enrolled in Nanotechnology Applications and Career Knowledge (NACK) Network programs gain valuable hands-on, industry endorsed skills.

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Supported by the National Science Foundation's Advanced Technological Education program, the NACK Network has assisted more than 300 postsecondary institutions in developing nanotechnology programs through guidance in planning and design, instruction at educator workshops and distribution of adaptable curriculum materials. Many program graduates are contributing their nanotechnology knowledge to companies across the U.S. today.

You can read more about NACK in the publication ATE Centers IMPACT: Partners with Industry for a new American Workforce. (Date image taken: unknown; date originally posted to NSF Multimedia Gallery: Sept. 2, 2017)

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