Engineering Like a Girl at the 5th Annual CEC

Engineering at the airzoo

The Air Zoo hosted the 5th annual Corporate Engineering Challenge (CEC) put on by several local Southwest Michigan companies and organized by the South Central Michigan chapter of Society of Women Engineers. Two of our female engineers, Sarah Mangas and Kelly Oswald, volunteered to judge the competition.

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Innovation Celebration 2017

a 2016 MIX event

For the second year in a row, we hosted MIX’s capstone event, recognizing local student talent who submitted their concepts, prototypes, and models for new products and services.

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Helping Houston

Houston after the hurricane

In the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, an estimated 30,000 people were forced into temporary shelters while they waited for the waters to recede and relief agencies.

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Tekna’s Diverse, Welcoming Culture Leaves a Lasting Impression

I have never consumed so much coffee or as many donuts as I did during my seven-week tenure at Tekna. But besides acquiring a caffeine dependence, I’ve also amassed a broad set of design skills and developed a deep appreciation for Kalamazoo and the friendships I’ve formed here—all of which will stay with me as I leave Tekna to enter my senior year of college.

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