Michigan Normal School in Ypsilanti, was dedicated on this day in 1852. The school, the first of its kind west of the Allegheny Mountains, was designed to train teachers. Today it is known as Eastern Michigan University, and still has an outstanding College of Education.
Forge Fair is North America’s largest event dedicated exclusively to the forging industry. Professionals from across the globe come to Forge Fair to learn about new products, make purchasing decisions and network with each other. No other industry event offers suppliers and forgers the platform to connect with more qualified potential customers.