AimWest Sets Holiday Mixer: The annual holiday mixer of aimWest, the association for technology professionals in the Grand Rapids area, will be held Wednesday, Dec. 18 at 5:01 p.m. at the SpeakEZ Lounge, 600 Monroe Ave. NW in Grand Rapids. Parking is available in the lot across Monroe. The aimWest Holiday 5:01 is a great time to take a break, grab a drink and some tasty food and reconnect with everyone who we’ve lost touch with over the busy fall. This informal but upscale event aims to provide a comfortable networking event as we all prepare for the holidays and the new year.
Non-members are welcome! More at Special thanks to our event sponsor, GR Current. Sponsorships are still available for aimWest events.

Learn About Lawrence Tech At Dec. 7 Blue Devil Day: College-bound high school students, transfer students and their parents can get a good look at Lawrence Technological University by attending Blue Devil Day on Saturday, Dec. 7, 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The campus is located at 21000 West 10 Mile Road in Southfield. Interested students and their families can explore cutting-edge academic programs, find out about financial aid, tour the campus and university housing, and meet faculty, coaches, students and alumni. Lawrence Tech offers more than 100 undergraduate, master’s and doctoral programs in its Colleges of Architecture and Design, Arts and Sciences, Engineering and Management. For information about Blue Devil Day, go to the Future Students tab at, call (800) 225-5588 or (248) 204-3160, or email