News and Updates

Center Urges Action from Senate on Effects of COVID-19 Crisis

Posted July 2020

The Center has signed onto a letter of support from The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights urging the Senate to enact strong, sweeping legislation to address the health, economic, and institutional consequences of the COVID-19 crisis.

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Center Collaborates with Iyai+ to Deliver Online CTA Summer Youth Program

Posted July 2020

On July 14, Center Executive Director Jack Clark teamed up with Jamaine Gibson, the Amalgamated Transit Union’s (ATU) International’s Workforce Development Coordinator, to introduce twenty-five students from the Chicago Public Schools to opportunities for frontline careers in public transportation, including opportunities to work in areas related to new technology and electrification.

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Center Holds Successful First BEB Familiarization Webinar

Posted July 2020

On June 25 th , the Center held a 2-hour webinar designed to help technicians become familiar with Battery Electric Buses.

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TLC Expands Transit Trainer Courses: Level 2 is Now Available Both Virtually and In-person

Posted July 2020

By now, you are probably familiar with the Center’s well received Train-the-Trainer course focused on Adult Learning Theory and Teaching Techniques.

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Center Deputy Dir, Xinge Wang, to Address Transit Workforce Resilience During Upcoming Eno Webinar

Posted June 2020

Center Deputy Director, Xinge Wang, will serve as a panelist for a webinar on June 30th at 2:00pm ET: Empowering a Resilient Transit Workforce, hosted by The Eno Center for Transportation.

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