Discover Manufacturing symposium addresses talent shortage
Sept. 14, 2015; Grand Rapids Business Journal
A regional manufacturing industry consortium is highlighting best practices and opportunities for businesses when it comes to addressing the talent shortage at an event this week.
… Presenters include: John Buchan, Autocam; Lyzenga, West Michigan Works!; Julie Parks, Grand Rapids Community College, on the Michigan Coalition for Advanced Manufacturing; Laura Elsner, DeWys Manufacturing, on DeWys University; Jean Arteaga, Coopersville High School; and Maureen Lynch, Flexco.
Aquinas men’s soccer defeats Goshen
Sept. 13, 2015; MLive
The Aquinas College men’s soccer team improved its record to 4-1 on the season after defeating visiting Goshen on Saturday afternoon. The Saints rebounded from an early deficit to defeat the Maple Leafs 2-1 at the Aquinas Athletic Field.
… The game-winner came off the foot of senior defender Matt Jackson (Kalamazoo/GRCC), who put home a corner-kick from Bedi in the 51st minute. Jackson’s goal put the Saints up 2-1, and Aquinas would hold the lead until the final whistle. Todd Hall (Muskegon/Muskegon Catholic) earned the win in net for the Saints, stopping one shot.
Aquinas volleyball sweeps Indiana Tech
Sept. 11, 2015; MLive
The Aquinas College volleyball team swept the visiting Indiana Tech Warriors 3-0 tonight at the Sturrus Sports and Fitness Center. The victory improves the Saints’ record to 5-3 overall and 1-2 in WHAC play.
… Junior Micahela Ryan (Davison/Davison) led Aquinas with 12 kills, while Kenzie Haley (Grand Rapids/Forest Hills Eastern) had 10 of her own. Junior Katlyn Agren (Cadillac/GRCC) paced the Saints with 23 digs, and Micaela Hazen (North Branch/GRCC) added 13. Junior Brooke Wieland (Lake Odessa/Lakewood) had 35 assists, as many as the entire Warrior team.