Zeeland students excel in industrial education project show

ZEELAND — Students from Zeeland Community Universities attained a assortment of awards in a latest…

Zeeland students excel in industrial education project show

ZEELAND — Students from Zeeland Community Universities attained a assortment of awards in a latest levels of competition showcasing techniques in a range of industrial and technological classes. 

The college students competed in the Michigan Industrial Technological innovation Education Society’s yearly project exhibit, held at the Kent Job Centre earlier this month.

Students from Zeeland East and Zeeland West won various honors in the Michigan Industrial Technology Education Society’s annual project show.

The levels of competition bundled learners from five counties — Ottawa, Allegan, Kent, Ionia and Montcalm. 

Additional than 75 Zeeland East and Zeeland West pupils entered the levels of competition, with about a dozen earning recognition for their do the job. Learners crafted their projects in woods, metals and drafting courses. 

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Among the honorees was Zeeland West senior Bella Louwerse, who took the grand prize at the competitiveness. Louwerse took the leading place from extra than 800 tasks for a foosball desk she constructed. The challenge also won very first location in a state demonstrate in Lansing. 

“We attempt to instill substantial craftsmanship specifications of excellence that are steady with industries and faculties,” mentioned Jeff VanHuis, undertaking innovation office chair and trainer at Zeeland West. “We are grateful to have incredibly sturdy relationships with regional market gurus that aid deliver remarkable activities for our college students.”

Students from Zeeland East and Zeeland West won various honors in the Michigan Industrial Technology Education Society’s annual project show.

Classes for the opposition incorporate construction trades, electrical, device store, plastics, wrought metallic, woodworking and a lot more.