Department News

  • Kindergarten engineers

    Dec 10, 2004

    "K" week turned into a lesson in basic engineering principles for Kindergarteners at Tomek Elementary School in Fenton when Kettering students showed up to "play."

    "K" week turned into a lesson in basic engineering principles for Kindergarteners at Tomek Elementary School in Fenton when Kettering students showed up to "play."
  • Berry nominated as Emerging Leader

    Aug 26, 2005

    Dr. Joel Berry of Kettering is a finalist for the Automation Alley Fifth Annual Awards for technology advancement in Southeast Michigan.

    Dr. Joel Berry of Kettering is a finalist for the Automation Alley Fifth Annual Awards for technology advancement in Southeast Michigan.
  • Gender and ethics in engineering

    Apr 14, 2006

    "Can't get no satisfaction" is not necessarily the top juke box pick for women in engineering. But, does being female in a predominantly male field affect how women feel about their job? Two Kettering researchers surveyed students to find out.

    "Can't get no satisfaction" is not necessarily the top juke box pick for women in engineering. But, does being female in a predominantly male field affect how women feel about their job? Two Kettering researchers surveyed students to find out.
  • Poverty, sustainability and service

    Aug 24, 2007

    Kettering faculty members Andy Borchers and Laura Sullivan recently participated in a unique conference titled the Christian Scholars Conference at Rochester College that examined how the U.S. can gear its economic engine to help those who are less fortunate.

    Kettering faculty members Andy Borchers and Laura Sullivan recently participated in a unique conference titled the Christian Scholars Conference at Rochester College that examined how the U.S. can gear its economic engine to help those who are less fortunate.
  • Rocketing to the top

    Oct 3, 2008

    Unlike other institutions, Kettering University's new Aerospace Engineering concentration provides a singular experience by offering students opportunities to utilize the latest technology and software employed by the propulsion and aerodynamics industry.

    Unlike other institutions, Kettering University's new Aerospace Engineering concentration provides a singular experience by offering students opportunities to utilize the latest technology and software employed by the propulsion and aerodynamics industry.
  • Forum to aid chronic pain sufferers

    Jan 11, 2002

    Kettering University has teamed up with physicians at McLaren Regional Medical Center of Flint to test a new treatment for sufferers of Fibromyalgia and chronic pain.

    Kettering University has teamed up with physicians at McLaren Regional Medical Center of Flint to test a new treatment for sufferers of Fibromyalgia and chronic pain.
  • $876,000 strengthens tooling and manufacturing

    Jan 7, 2003

    An $876,000 investment in one of Kettering University's state-of-the-art labs will provide software and training to further secure the University's status as one of the top automotive, mechanical and manufacturing specialty programs in the country.

    An $876,000 investment in one of Kettering University's state-of-the-art labs will provide software and training to further secure the University's status as one of the top automotive, mechanical and manufacturing specialty programs in the country.
  • Multidisciplinary approach brings benefits

    Apr 29, 2004

    An initiative by three Kettering female faculty members provides a real-world multidisciplinary approach to problem solving for students majoring in Electrical, Industrial and Mechanical Engineering. The interdisciplinary processes and programs of this initiative will create a well-rounded graduate and help build community between female faculty members at the University.

    An initiative by three Kettering female faculty members provides a real-world multidisciplinary approach to problem solving for students majoring in Electrical, Industrial and Mechanical Engineering. The interdisciplinary processes and programs of this initiative will create a well-rounded graduate and help build community between female faculty members at the University.
  • Engineering honor society awards top honor

    Dec 22, 2004

    Dr. Alzahabi is named "Professor of Excellence" by Tau Beta Pi

    Dr. Alzahabi is named "Professor of Excellence" by Tau Beta Pi
  • Opening with a BANG!

    Aug 26, 2005

    The walls are up around the crash sled, the safety glass is in place and the dummies are ready to ride. Kettering's Crash Safety Center officially opened Aug. 25.

    The walls are up around the crash sled, the safety glass is in place and the dummies are ready to ride. Kettering's Crash Safety Center officially opened Aug. 25.