Grant Will Strengthen VSU’s Wireless Worker Training Program

October 7, 2014 / Alexandria, VA – Jonathan Adelstein, President & CEO of PCIA – The Wireless Infrastructure Association, recently co-authored an op-ed for the Richmond Times-Dispatch with Keith M. Williamson, dean of Virginia State University’s College of Engineering and Technology, about efforts to create the wireless workforce of the future.  

The commentary begins, “The federal Labor Department’s recently awarded $3.25 million grant will help Virginia State University expand one of America’s first programs to train and qualify military veterans and displaced textile workers for careers in the fast-growing wireless sector. It also will strengthen Virginia’s efforts to build a wireless infrastructure capable of handling next-generation technologies.” 

Read the full commentary on the Richmond Times-Dispatch website.