Events Calendar

Scholarships - Their Importance in Attracting Talent


The AFS Twin Cities Chapter continues the 2017-2018 program year on Tuesday, November 14th with Brian Lewis, Foundry Educational Foundation. He will be speaking on "Scholarships - Their Importance in Attracting Talent" at the Green Mill Best Western Plus in Shoreview, Minnesota.

A little about our speaker:

Brian Lewis, originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania was selected as the Foundry Educational Foundation (FEF) Executive Director in November, 2014. Brian is a degreed engineer with a unique background including experience in both the manufacturing and non-profit realms. Brian held positions in manufacturing facilities throughout the United States in operations management. His non-profit experience includes a leadership role at a sports-related membership and events organization. Brian took over FEF for long-time director Bill Sorensen in 2015.


A little about FEF:

FEF is the organization that provides resources to member institutions to help develop a steady supply of qualified and trained technical talent to the metal casting industry. As a non-profit organi-zation FEF provides:

Scholarships for engaged students to support their education and retain their interest in the industry.

Funding for universities and collaboration with key professors to maintain and develop programs that train new talent, and attract college students to the program.

Internship services to match talented and high achieving students with in-dustry.


Scholarship Recipients:

Each year, two FEF scholarship recipients and two UW-Stout scholarship recipients, as well as their Key Professors, are invite to attend the meeting. This year, they are Tyler Richardson, Simon Eddy, Nick Richards and Andrew Shaitel.

Schedule :

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm     Social hour, Cash Bar with Hors d'oeuvres

6:00 pm - 6:45 pm     Dinner

6:45 pm - 7:30 pm     "Scholarships - Their Importance in Attracting Talent"

7:30 pm - 8:00 pm     Questions and Announcements


Location Green Mill - Shoreview
1000 Gramsie Road
Shoreview, MN 55126
Registrations are now closed


UW-Stout ()
'2017-10-30 14:19'Brian FinderUW-Stout$12.00Pay at the door$12.00
Unimin ()
'2017-11-03 08:49'Carey ChapmanUnimin$12.00Pay at the door$12.00
CBI ()
'2017-11-03 11:05'Bill ShaferCBI$12.00Pay at the door$12.00
AFS ()
'2017-11-03 14:23'Joy CliffordAFS$12.00Pay at the door$12.00
AAM Casting ()
'2017-11-07 16:22'Steve BurchAAM Casting$12.00Pay now with PayPal$84.00
Brandon WerveyAAM CAsting$12.00
Rebecca GallAAM Casting$12.00
Pam WeveyAAM Cating$12.00
Edgar GuzmanAAM Cating$12.00
Al Jacobson AAM Casting$12.00
Fire Brick Engineers ()
'2017-11-08 07:16'Pat BadzinskiFire Brick Engineers$12.00Pay at the door$12.00
UW Stout ()
'2017-11-08 13:33'Brenda PuckUW Stout$12.00Pay at the door$84.00
Brad LorriganUW Stout$12.00
Dylan JacksonUW Stout$12.00
Braeden CliffUW Stout$12.00
Andrew SchaitelUW Stout$12.00
Nick RichardsUW Stout$12.00
Pavel BizyukovUW Stout$12.00
FEF ()
'2017-11-08 14:06'Brian LewisFEF$12.00Pay at the door$12.00
Kronick Industries ()
'2017-11-08 14:40'Charity GrubbsKronick Industries$12.00Pay at the door$12.00
Carley Foundry ()
'2017-11-08 16:36'Travis BodickCarley Foundry$12.00Pay at the door$36.00
Randy OehrleinCarley Foundry$12.00
Jordan CarleyCarley Foundry$12.00
Prince Minerals ()
'2017-11-08 17:57'John ColiasPrince Minerals$12.00Pay at the door$12.00
Smith Foundry Co. ()
'2017-11-09 07:11'Steven CoozennoySmith Foundry Co. $12.00Pay at the door$12.00
Carpenter Brothers ()
'2017-11-09 08:25'Joe KranzCarpenter Brothers$12.00Pay at the door$12.00
Northern Iron ()
'2017-11-10 10:01'Shawn ConnersNorthern Iron$12.00Pay at the door$12.00
Rice Industries Inc ()
'2017-11-10 11:29'Ross VassRice Industries Inc$12.00Pay at the door$36.00
Cori PotterRice Industries Inc$12.00
Clint Potter Rice Industries Inc$12.00
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