14 students awarded scholarships for Rotary's Life Leadership Conference
Fourteen Muskegon area high school student leaders were selected by the Muskegon Rotary Club to attend District 6290 68th Annual Life Leadership Conference, to be held June 15-18 at the Kettunen Center in Tustin, Michigan.
SCHERDEL awards new scholarships to Career Tech Center students
SCHERDEL Sales & Technology of Muskegon recently awarded new scholarships to two Muskegon Area Career Tech Center Machining/Engineering Technology students. Mickayla Gorby received a $1,000 scholarship and Scott Beauleaux was awarded a $500 scholarship. Both are graduating seniors from Reeths-Puffer High School.
Middle school students solve problems at Michigan's Adventure
On Wednesday, May 25, 2016, nearly 500 middle school students in grades 5 – 8 from 13 Michigan schools will combine work with play from 9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. as they attempt to solve scientific problems during the 25th Annual Amusement Park Physics Day at Michigan’s Adventure Cedar Fair Park.
Welding student places in top four at Ferris State competition
Ferris State University’s Welding Engineering Technology program held its 14th Annual Secondary Welding Competition on Friday, May 6, 2016. The event hosted 149 students from 36 schools competing in areas such as oxy fuel welding, shielded metal arc welding, gas metal arc welding, and gas tungsten arc welding.
Career Tech students earn awards and $12,000 in scholarships
Muskegon Area Career Tech Center (MACTC) Auto Collision/Refinishing and Computer-Aided Design students brought home $12,000 in scholarships, five first place awards, and fourteen top three awards at the 88th Annual Michigan Industrial and Technology Education Society (MITES) Student Project Competition at the Lansing Convention Center last week. The competition held on May 11 – 14 compared over 6,000 student projects in various Industrial Technology categories from high schools and tech centers throughout Michigan. The projects were judged by industry professionals based on accuracy, craftsmanship, and difficulty.