Manufacturing Day Tours Give Students a Glimpse Into Manufacturing


Students looking for a future career may know the least about one of the biggest industries in the state. Northwestern Michigan’s Manufacturing Day — a state initiative that began in 2012 — attempts to educate a large group of junior high students on the first Friday in October. “We’re making a connection with students and employers in our region,” added Betsy Williams, business development/training specialist with the Michigan Manufacturing Technology Center.