CGIF 2022 Teacher Training Workshops Wrap Up Successful Season

November 17, 2022

On Saturday November 5, 2022, CGIF hosted their final teacher training workshop of the 2022 season in Cleveland, OH with our partners Education Projects. The workshops named “Crystals, Candy & Clinker: Linking everyday materials to cutting-edge science” aim to educate K-12 teachers about how to integrate materials science education into their classrooms and educate them…

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CGIF board member invests in the younger generation

July 28, 2022

To many, a sign that reads ‘Refractories are the nucleus of industry’, doesn’t mean much, but to Bryn Snow, Director of application technology at refractories supplier HarbisonWalker International, it represents the importance of materials science for future generations.  “It is a powerful statement. Often we also say that refractories are the hidden industry and refractories…

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Winter Workshop 2022 Hosted Participants from Around the Globe

February 21, 2022

The 7th Annual Winter Workshop was held virtually this year on Feb. 17–18 and hosted participants from North America, Europe, Africa, and Asia! Winter Workshop is an event for Materials Science and Engineering students and young professionals to learn from industry professionals and network with others in ceramic and glass engineering fields.

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CGIF Receives Donation from Air Products Foundation

November 1, 2021

The Air Products Foundation of Allentown, Pennsylvania recently announced that it will donate $15,000 to The Ceramic and Glass Industry Foundation (CGIF) and The Glass Manufacturing Industry Council (GMIC), both located in Columbus, Ohio, to foster innovation by the next generation of ceramic and glass professionals. The 82nd Conference on Glass Problems (GPC), which is…

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Industry-specific online career database is go-to resource for ceramic and glass job seekers and employers

November 6, 2015

  Finding a job is hard. Finding a job in your field is harder. And finding your dream job in a niche career field can sometimes feel like a fruitless search for a needle in a haystack. Job seekers of all ages and experience levels across all industries know this. But as the unemployment rate…

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