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Evaluating the Efficacy of Virtual Reality Technology for Improving Worker Safety Update

Task force members met virtually with the Mississippi State Faculty team for a tutorial regarding how to use their Oculus 2 headsets.

More Member Activity …

Our Project Review Committee met to discuss funding requests and our Finance and Financial Development Committee is scheduled to meet to discuss two Scholarship Committee recommendations.

NRCA’s Industry Awards Virtual Ceremony

Join us March 5 at 3 p.m. EST for NRCA’s Industry Awards Virtual Ceremony to honor the pioneers in the roofing industry.

Workforce Education and Retention Issues for the Roofing Industry – Phase 2 Update

The Clemson University Curriculum Development Task Force members met virtually to discuss the second course, review final course modules and discuss distribution.

A College-level Course on Roofing! Who Knew?

Dhaval Gajjar and Bill Good will present a session during the International Roofing Expo®’s Virtual Edition Tuesday, March 2.

2021-22 Melvin Kruger Endowed Scholarship Program

Scholarship America reported our 2021-22 scholarship program concluded with 16 completed applications compared with five that were complete for last year’s program.

Celebrating 25 Years of Success

We are working hard to get the word out about our 25th anniversary and are asking you to help us celebrate by telling us your stories.

2020-21 Construction Management Student Competition

Our judges currently are reviewing the written proposals and will be meeting virtually March 5 to discuss the proposals and share their scores and comments to determine the finalist teams.

Roofing Alliance members pass away

We want to share some sad news for those of you who have not heard—the passing of Roofing Alliance members Scott Howard with Commercial Roofers Inc., Las Vegas, and Doug Jones with South Side Roofing, St. Louis.

Celebrating 25 Years of Success

As we begin a new year, we also are launching the celebration of the Roofing Alliance’s 25th anniversary! We cannot think of a better way to do that than by welcoming our newest Governor member—Tony Freas, Complete Building Maintenance Co., Lombard, Ill.!

2020-21 Construction Management Student Competition

We held two virtual meetings in January. The first meeting was with the Construction Management Schools Initiative Committee, and the second was with our student competition mentors, faculty advisors and judges.

The Workforce Education and Retention Initiatives for the Roofing Industry, Phase II

The second course developed by Clemson University, Principles of Roofing II, as part of our continued partnership (The Workforce Education and Retention Initiatives for the Roofing Industry, Phase II) is in progress. Bill Good was a guest lecturer for the class in January and shares takeaways from his experience.

2021-22 Melvin Kruger Endowed Scholarship Program

There is not much time left! The deadline for the 2021-22 Melvin Kruger Endowed Scholarship Program is Jan. 28.

Winners for awards programs will be announced March 5

Winners for the Gold Circle Awards and Most Valuable Player Awards programs will be announced during NRCA’s Virtual Awards Ceremony March 5.

Funding Requests for 2021-22

Four funding requests have been received and are being reviewed by the Project Review Committee.

2021-22 Melvin Kruger Endowed Scholarship Program

The deadline to complete an online application for the 2021-22 Melvin Kruger Endowed Scholarship Program is Jan. 28, 2021.

Roofing Alliance—Ronald McDonald House Charities® Initiative

Our RMHC® Task Force held a virtual meeting in December to plan for 2021 activities.

Gold Circle Awards and Most Valuable Player Awards programs are closed

The 2020-21 Gold Circle Awards and Most Valuable Player Awards programs are closed.

Kudos

Our members work to make a difference in our industry and in their communities.

Roofing Alliance 25th Anniversary—January 2021 Media Blitz

We want to thank the media partners who are helping us announce our 25th anniversary starting in January 2021.