Department News

  • Cleaner, greener snowmobile

    Feb 7, 2012

    Kettering's Motorsports Clean Snowmobile Challenge team is working feverishly to get their modified Ski-Doo ready to compete March 5-10 at Michigan Tech University.

    Kettering's Motorsports Clean Snowmobile Challenge team is working feverishly to get their modified Ski-Doo ready to compete March 5-10 at Michigan Tech University.
  • Embracing new friendships

    Mar 25, 2010

    Three Kettering faculty are collaborating internationally in research and development this year, working with colleagues in China and the United Arab Emirates through the Oswald International Faculty Fellowship.

    Three Kettering faculty are collaborating internationally in research and development this year, working with colleagues in China and the United Arab Emirates through the Oswald International Faculty Fellowship.
  • 5th Anniversary

    Aug 23, 2010

    Kettering's Crash Safety Center turned five with a bang - and a crash (test that is)!

    Kettering's Crash Safety Center turned five with a bang - and a crash (test that is)!
  • Delphi gives Kettering a Boost

    Oct 12, 2010

    Kettering's Crash Safety Center will be able to expand research capabilities with some new "toys," including a girl dummy and data acquisition equipment, purchased at auction and donated by Delphi.

    Kettering's Crash Safety Center will be able to expand research capabilities with some new "toys," including a girl dummy and data acquisition equipment, purchased at auction and donated by Delphi.
  • Electric sports boats coming soon!

    Oct 21, 2011

    Alex Smith '09, helped develop the world's first all electric power boat and now he's tackling an electric powertrain for an electric motorcycle.

    Alex Smith '09, helped develop the world's first all electric power boat and now he's tackling an electric powertrain for an electric motorcycle.
  • Kettering's Formula SAE team shows off at Pontiac Silverdome

    May 21, 2002

    Kettering University's team performed well at the SAE Formula Competition at the Pontiac Silverdome Friday, May 17.

    Kettering University's team performed well at the SAE Formula Competition at the Pontiac Silverdome Friday, May 17.
  • Symbiotic relationship is beneficial to both

    Jan 12, 2004

    Large corporations regularly invest in their own future. Takata, supplier of a broad range of passenger and driver safety systems and devices, recently increased its investment in Kettering University's and its own future with multiple donations to the school, including financial support and equipment.

    Large corporations regularly invest in their own future. Takata, supplier of a broad range of passenger and driver safety systems and devices, recently increased its investment in Kettering University's and its own future with multiple donations to the school, including financial support and equipment.
  • Dummy gets into Kettering

    Jun 10, 2004

    The latest member of the Crash Test Safety Lab team at Kettering arrived Wednesday, June 9. His name is SpartaKUs, and he will be a key player in crash test safety research at the university.

    The latest member of the Crash Test Safety Lab team at Kettering arrived Wednesday, June 9. His name is SpartaKUs, and he will be a key player in crash test safety research at the university.
  • First in Michigan!

    May 9, 2005

    A partnership between Kettering and the Flint Mass Transit Authority will place the state's first fuel cell bus on streets in Flint, Mich.

    A partnership between Kettering and the Flint Mass Transit Authority will place the state's first fuel cell bus on streets in Flint, Mich.
  • Crash Safety Center benefits SAE race teams

    Jan 27, 2006

    New competition rules for the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) Formula student race series offer an opportunity for Kettering's Crash Safety Center to test 2006 stipulations for the benefit of all student teams.

    New competition rules for the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) Formula student race series offer an opportunity for Kettering's Crash Safety Center to test 2006 stipulations for the benefit of all student teams.