Kettering in the Media February

Feb 1, 2012

Kettering in the Media features highlights of recent Kettering media hits and other news. It is compiled by the Office of PR & Communications on a periodic basis to showcase Kettering students, employees, alumni and corporate partners.

Kettering in the Media features highlights of recent Kettering media hits and other news. It is compiled by the Office of PR & Communications on a periodic basis to showcase Kettering students, employees, alumni and corporate partners.

February 9, 2012

Alumni News:
Raj Nair '87Raj Nair '87, recipient of the 2007 Kettering Alumni Achievement Award and a key contact at Ford for Kettering, is the new Group VP for Global Product Development at Ford Motor Company, effective April 1
Raj Nair '87 named Group VP, Global Product Development, at Ford

Other Kettering News:

Automation Alley e-newsletter and website
President Robert McMahan named to Automation Alley Board

CBS Detroit.com (WWJ website), Feb. 8
President McMahan named to Automation Alley Board

CBS Detroit (WWJ website), Feb. 7
Deadline approaching for FIRST District games, like Kettering's District March 2-3

East Village Magazine
Mott Park Golf Course getting new ownership

Flint Journal, Feb. 7
A cleaner machine -- Kettering students modify snowmobile to make it efficient

WJRT TV 12, Feb. 8
Student Dean Betsy Homsher discusses need for student health insurance - in lieu of changes at MSU

February 6, 2012

January media statistics: The article count on Kettering University, General Motors Institute and alumni was 638 for January 2012.

Recent news items:

Jim Painter '73 is the new president of Polar Tank Trailers.  At least half a dozen specialty media announced the appointment, including:
Today's Trucking
Trucking Info

Argus Press, Feb. 5
Student of The Week plans to study Chem Engineering at Kettering

SWEBurton View, Feb. 2
Kettering to host SWE Expo

Flint Journal, Feb. 2
Kettering "soft launches" new website at www.kettering.edu

Grand Blanc View, Feb. 2
Tyler Bandurski hockey honor announced

IT News Online, Feb. 2
Kettering part of CollegeWeekLive website - expects 1,000,000 visits in 2012

MarketWatch, Feb. 2
Kettering part of CollegeWeekLive website - expects 1,000,000 visits in 2012

Observer & Eccentric, Feb. 2
Novi newspaper announces winner of Math Olympiad

Tri County Times, Feb. 1
Dr. Doug Melton quoted in "Appliances are Energy Vampires"

Dr. Craig HoffWJRT TV 12, Feb. 3
Dr. Craig Hoff featured in story on U.S. automakers interest in diesel power for U.S. cars

WJRT TV 12, Feb. 2-3

Video story: Land Bank's Winter Home Tour showcases Mott Park, near Kettering University

Zionsville (Indiana) Town Sentinel, Feb. 2
Greg Haines '73 - from engineer to actor, working in movies with Richard Gere, on TV's Two Broke Girls and more!

Other news of interest:

Flint Journal, Feb. 5

Kettering in the Media features highlights of recent Kettering media hits and other news.  It is compiled by the Office of PR & Communications on a periodic basis.  Direct questions/comments to Pat Mroczek, PR and Communications, pmroczek@kettering.edu, 810-762-9533.