Building Tomorrow 2018

Building Tomorrow studentsYour Construction Career Starts in Northern Michigan

October 11–13, 2018

Northwestern Michigan College, Aero Park Lab Building
2525 Aero Park Drive, Traverse City, MI 49686

  • Students: Thursday, October 11 & Friday, October 12
  • Public: Saturday, October 13

For more information, contact Heather Robinson at

Building Tomorrow is a hands-on construction career and college readiness event for high school students.

During this unique experience, students will find out what it’s like to be an architect, a project manager, a mechanical engineer and more — direct from the people who do these jobs every day!

Building Tomorrow will expose students to exciting careers in the construction industry and get them inspired about their futures!

Building Tomorrow students

Students are able to:

  • Talk one-on-one with experts in the field
  • Touch, feel and work with actual workplace equipment, tools and technology
  • Connect what they’re learning in the classroom to the real world
  • Discover workplace opportunities available to students like internships, job shadows and apprenticeships
  • Learn about the related certificate and degreed programs that Northwestern Michigan College has to offer


ABC Western Michigan | Home Builders Association Grand Traverse | Hallmark Construction | Windemuller Inc. | Northwestern Michigan College | Northwestern Michigan Works! | Cherryland Electric Cooperative

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