Diane Peters elevated to Senior Member of IEEE

Dr. Diane Peters, Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering, has recently been elected as a Senior Member of IEEE, a level of professional recognition awarded to less than 7% of IEEE members. If you see her, please congratulate her on this achievement!

Summer 2014 Academic Excellence Workshops

The following Academic Excellence Workshops will be taking place over the course of the 2014 Summer term. All individuals are also available by appointment.

PRE-CALC, CALC I & II with Sharna-Kay Dobney on Mondays
Mon, July 21 — Mon, Sept. 15  from 7 – 9 p.m.
Room: BUC Lounge, 5th fl. CC
Phone #: (267) 912-8841

MECH 100 with Allan Wicker on Tuesdays
Tues, July 22 — Tues, July 16 from 6 – 8:00 p.m.
Room: Heritage N, 4th fl. CC
Phone #: (810) 333-7154

CHEM I35 & 137 with Cordaroy Battles on Wednesdays
Wed, July 23 — Wed, Sept. 17 from 6 – 8:00 p.m.
Room: Heritage S, 4th fl. CC
Phone #: (810) 394-0762

PHYS I & II with Michael Reid on Thursdays
Thurs, July 24 — Thurs, Sept. 18 from 6 – 8 p.m.
Room: BUC Lounge, 5th fl. CC
Phone #: (347) 322-9011

Save the Date: ME Advising & Information Sessions

M.E. Final Term/Dual Degree Academic Advisement Session
Week 7, Wednesday, August 27, 2014 from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. in rooms 2102A & 2102B MC.

This is a mandatory advisement session for students registering for their final academic term at Kettering and all ME students pursuing a dual degree.
M.E. Final Term/Dual Degree & General Academic Advisement Session 
Week 7, Thursday, August 28, 2014 from 12:25 – 1:10 p.m. in rooms 2102A & 2102B MC.

This is a make-up advisement session for final term and dual degree students who missed the August 27 session.  It is also an optional general advisement session for ME SOII – SRIII students.
M.E. Make-Up Academic Advisement Session 
Week 9, Friday, September 12, 2014  from 12:25 – 1:10 p.m. in rooms 2102A & 2102B MC.

This is an optional make-up advisement session for ME students including those requiring mandatory advising as well as those registering for back-to-back academic terms.  This is the last advisement session of the term, so please plan accordingly.
M.E. Soph/Jr Academic Information Session
The Mechanical Engineering Department will host a Sophomore & Junior academic information session on Monday, August 25, 2014, from 12:25 - 1:10 p.m. in room 1819 AB. The purpose of this session is to familiarize all ME Sophomore and Junior students with the many different specialties and minors available in the ME Department and at Kettering University. In addition, academic advisement and final term registration information will be presented.

Please plan to attend. Lunch will be provided.

Innovation Quest Winners Week 2 Summer 2014

An amazing second week challenge comes to an end with Tyler Locke and Jerico M. Markel winning the competition. Their sling launched the projectile the furthest to win $100 and a chance to participate in the Innovation SuperQuest.

Think you can beat them? Stop by and compete in the next challenge which will be held on Week 3 Wednesday in the Great Court.

Don't Pay A Late Payment Fee!

Tuition and fee payments for Summer 2014 are due no later than August 8 to avoid a $300 late payment fee.  See your Kettering email for billing notices and visit your student account via Banner Web:

Contact the Student Accounts Office with questions at or 810-762-9552.

Arcade Games in BJ's Lounge

Arcade games are available for free play in BJ's Lounge until Monday, August 18. Games include Star Trek pinball, Rush 2049 and Arcade Legends.

Richard DeVaughn '77

SAC Bulldog Insights: Richard DeVaughn

Join the Student Alumni Council as we host our first alumni speaker for Summer Term, Richard DeVaughn '77.

Richard is President and CEO of The Arcadia Group International, LLC. He is an International Coach Federation (ICF) Professional Certified Coach and has over 30 years of diversified strategic and operational leadership in world-class companies.

Come to AB 1817 on Thursday, July 31 during lunchtime to hear Richard expand on case studies that led to his authored article, "Engineers, Start Your Engines! Tech leaders must become business leaders."

Employment Fair Summer 2014

2014 Summer Employment Fair

Eligible students are invited to attend the 2014 Summer Employment Fair on Tuesday, August 5 held in the International Room. The fair is open from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.  Interviews will be held following the fair from 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Find your next great read for $1 or less!

Find your next great read for $1 or less!

You will find sci-fi, romance, historical, adventure, and mystery, along with lots of non-fiction.

Bidding for Silent Auction items starts at 7:30 a.m. on Thursday, September 18 and ends promptly at 1:30 p.m. on Friday, September 19. Come by and find a great bargain while helping out FOLA, the Library and the Archives at the same time!

2014 AIM Pre-College Program

The 2014 AIM Program began on Sunday, July 6 with 35 academically talented students from the U.S., Bahamas, Jamaica and Mexico. The AIM Program simulates a real college experience and assists students of color with making a successful transition from high school to college. Monday thru Thursday, students attend freshmen-level classes in the STEM fields. On Fridays, students tour various companies in engineering, business, computer technology and the medical field to gain further understanding from professionals in their intended field of study. During the evenings and on weekends, students have homework, prepare for tests as well as participate in many extra-curricular activities on and off campus, i.e. bowling, movies, camp, shopping, sports, etc.

Scholarships to Kettering will be awarded to students who rank in the top 25 at the end of the program. The program ends on Friday, August 8 with the AIM Awards Banquet being held on Thursday, August 7 at 6 p.m. in the International Room.

For more information, please contact Ricky Brown, ext 9845 or Stephanie Jones, ext 7328 or read more.