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May 25, 2016

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. 

May 24, 2016

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.

May 23, 2016

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. 

May 23, 2016

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.

May 18, 2016

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.