Van Buren Technology Center

Providing Educational Services for a Better Tomorrow

Success Stories

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Did your Tech Center program help you toward your career goal?  We are proud of our graduates' accomplishments and want to spread the good word.  
Are you in a career... in school... the military...where are you on your life's journey?
Thanks for keeping in touch! 
Mrs. Patti Kenworthy welcomes back former student.
Ben Manley attended the Machine Tool program at the Tech Center.  He entered an apprenticeship program with Styker Corporation, Kalamazoo.  He loves his job!  He reported that the machine tool skills in the program and the First Robotics teamwork experience helped him land a great job with a world class company.
Art Alumni
Mrs. O'Bryant; Commercial Art Instructor;
Brian Diefenbach; Christy Root; and Mr. Verdries, Graphic Arts Instructor
Christy (a former Graphic Arts student) and Brian (a former Commercial Art student) are on their way toward careers in ink and art.  We would like to thank them for sharing their WMU college/internship experiences with our current Art program students.  Christy is pursuing an Imaging major/Paper Engineering minor and Brian is an Imaging major with a minor in Communications.  To find out more, check the Alumni Section of our Tech Times (Spring, 2010).