Kettering Entrepreneur Society (KES) Winter 2015 and Spring 2015 Seed Grant Winners

The Kettering Entrepreneur Society (KES) would like to congratulate Jace Stokes, Will Stokes, Andre Ray and Nathan Butler for receiving the KES Seed Grant for their excellent idea and innovation. The KES Seed Grant winners are selected by a team of their peers to pursue a particular venture of their interest.

Jace Stokes and Will Stokes founded Rod, Gun & Bow LLC where they will provide a platform that will connect outdoorsmen and land owners together to exchange goods/services. Andre Ray is the founder and CEO of Grandeur Studios where he will create well-made replicas for movie, video games and pop culture fans. Nathan Butler is the founder of Lights of the Round Table, LLC, where he intends to build the first Digital Light Workstation that will be more flexible and easily programmed compared to its Digital Audio Workstation counterpart.

All are invited to join us at our weekly meetings every Thursday at 8 PM in the KES Idea Room, 5th Floor CC. Please visit for more information.

Annual Crim Celebration

Kettering University will host its annual Crim Celebration at 501 Bar and Grill, 500 S. Saginaw Street in Flint. All students, faculty, staff, alumni and their families are welcome to meet anytime between 7 a.m. and noon on race day, Saturday, August 22. Healthy beverages, breakfast foods and appetizers will be served. Contact Jack Stock, or (810) 762-7873 for details.
The Kettering 2015 Crim Watering Station is calling on volunteers! Up to 30 hearty souls are needed starting at 6 a.m. at University and Chevrolet Avenue. To participate in this fun, front row experience and receive a free t-shirt, contact Jack Stock,,  (810) 762-7873.

Summer 2015 Final Exam Schedules

The final exam schedules for Summer 2015 are now available. Read more.

"Starting a Business" Workshop

“Starting a Business” Workshop in Flint

A free workshop on “Starting a Business” will be presented at Kettering University in Flint on ​Monday, ​August 10​ from ​2-5​ p.m.

"Starting a Business" is designed for individuals who are considering self-employment, or who may be at the beginning stages of starting a business. This introductory workshop covers the process of starting and operating a business, evaluating market potential for products/services, costs and financing options, plus business planning. Every registered attendee will receive a copy of the 60 page book “Guide to Starting and Operating a Small Business.”

There is no fee for the “Starting a Business” seminar but advance and separate registration for each individual is required. Online registration and class description are available.

This workshop is presented by the I-69 Trade Corridor Region of the Michigan Small Business Development Center (MI-SBDC) located at Kettering University. The regional office is part of a statewide organization funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U. S. Small Business Administration, providing no cost counseling, training, information-based planning assistance, and resources for any new ventures, existing and growing businesses, and innovative technology ventures.

For more information, visit the MI-SBDC website at or call the I-69 Trade Corridor regional office in Flint: 810-762-9660.

Microsoft Office 365

Kettering University’s Office 365 subscription builds in the flexibility to work anywhere, anytime, on any device.

Save the Date: Distinguished Faculty Speaker - Prof. Dr.-Ing. Steffen Ritter

Please join CETL August 6 at 12:20 p.m. in Room 2-225 AB. A Visiting Professor from Reutlingen University—Germany, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Steffen Ritter will speak about “Enthuse Them or Lose Them!”

Academic Excellence Workshops

Summer 2015 

All subjects
Mondays, July 20-Sept. 14
6–8 pm
BUC Lounge, 5th floor CC
Also available by appointment. Email or call (949) 243-6160.
CHEM 135 – Enwar Busam
Tuesdays, July 21-Sept 15 
6–8 pm
Room: BUC Lounge, 5th floor CC
Also available by appointment. Email or call (810) 221-5494.
MECH 100 – Daniel Evans 
Tuesdays, July 21-Sept 15 
6–8 pm
Room: Heritage South, 4th floor CC
Also available by appointment. Email or call (843) 302-2707.
ECON 201 – Venkatesh Boddapati
Wednesdays, July 22-Sept 16 
6-8 pm
Room: Heritage North, 4th floor CC
Also available by appointment. Email or call (810) 221-2293.
PHYS I & II - Siddhartha Yedida
Thursdays, July 23-Sept 17 
6-8 pm
Room: BUC Lounge, 5th floor CC
Also available by appointment. Email or call (248) 817-9028.

2015 Summer Employment Fair

Eligible students are invited to attend the Summer Employment Fair on Tuesday, August 4,held in the International Room.

The fair is open from 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Interviews will be held following the fair from 1:30 - 4:40 p.m.

MMA The Kettering Way!

Dr. Stanley (ME) is Kettering’s martial arts instructor. Dr. Stanley has over 32 years of martial arts experience; he holds a 3rd degree black belt in traditional karate and a 4th degree Purple belt in BJJ."

Classes start week #2 and will be held on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6 – 7:30 p.m. in the Aerobics room of the Recreation Center. Both striking and Brazilian Jiu Jitzu (BJJ) will be taught. 

Summer 2015 grades

Undergraduate mid-term grades for summer 2015 are due Monday, August 24, 2015 at noon.

Undergraduate and Graduate final grades for summer 2015 are due Friday, October 2, 2015 at noon.

Note: Grades are not official and available until Monday, October 5, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.