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Two Flint area sports halls of fame show support for Atwood Stadium

By Patrick Hayes | Oct 17, 2014
(Left to right) Norm Bryant, Bob Burek, John McGarry and Jack Stock.The Greater Flint Afro-American Sports Hall of Fame and the Greater Flint Sports Hall of Fame each made $500 donations to support ... Read More

New Liberal Studies faculty member documented 'survival strategies' of Flint retail workers during dissertation

By Patrick Hayes | Oct 14, 2014
Dr. Laura Mebert is from Flint, Michigan. She conducted her dissertation research in Flint. And now, after traveling the globe to complete her education, she’s returned to Flint as a Liberal ... Read More
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CDC grant will fund community cleanups and other University Avenue Corridor initiatives

By Patrick Hayes | Oct 14, 2014
Ice skating will return to Atwood Stadium this winter, with a warming shelter as a new addition, thanks to a $50,000 grant from the Center for Disease Control.Funding from the Centers for Disease ... Read More

Student Post: Getting acquainted with Germany

By Patrick Hayes | Oct 13, 2014
Scenes from Rachael Cuthbertson's first week in Germany in the study abroad program.Rachael Cuthbertson is a senior from Port Huron, Michigan, majoring in Chemical Engineering. Her co-op placement is ... Read More

Student Post: Living the (nomadic) dream

By Patrick Hayes | Oct 13, 2014
Editor’s Note: This is a guest blog post by Kettering student Charles ‘Chaz’ Mancino. Chaz is from Fredonia, New York, and is majoring in Mechanical Engineering. If you’d like to write a ... Read More

Kettering University hosting free STEM workshop for girls on Oct. 18

By Patrick Hayes | Oct 8, 2014
A free pre-college workshop on Oct. 18 will expose young girls and their parents to hands-on STEM concepts.The Kettering University section of the Society of Women Engineers is hosting a free ... Read More

Founder of GoPago to receive 2014 Kettering University Entrepreneurial Achievement Award

By Patrick Hayes | Oct 8, 2014
Leonardo Rocco '99’s successes total millions of dollars in raised capital and investments, countless hours of agonizing brainstorming and a plethora of digital technologies and products that are ... Read More

Graduate’s community efforts in Baltimore will be recognized with Kettering University Civic Achievement Award

By Patrick Hayes | Oct 6, 2014
Kettering University (then GMI) played an important role in preparing Carol (VanDeVoort) Goodman ‘79 to attain leadership roles throughout her career in the automotive industry and with nonprofit ... Read More
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Navistar CEO to receive Kettering University Distinguished Alumnus Award

By Patrick Hayes | Oct 3, 2014
As the valedictorian of his high school class, Troy Clarke ‘78 had a lot of options when deciding on colleges.Clarke, who grew up in Waterford Township, Michigan, had filled out an application for ... Read More

Flint, Kettering University receive $1 million Department of Justice grant for neighborhood revitalization

By Patrick Hayes | Oct 2, 2014
Kettering University and community partners will have already ongoing efforts to improve the University Avenue Corridor enhanced by a major federal grant.Efforts to create a safe, walkable University ... Read More