July 2006

Welcome Robert Simpson

Jul 7, 2006

Kettering attracts noted educator Dr. Robert L. Simpson for a one-year appointment as Interim Provost and vice president for Academic Affairs.

Kettering attracts noted educator Dr. Robert L. Simpson for a one-year appointment as Interim Provost and vice president for Academic Affairs.

Engineering some fun for kids

Jul 7, 2006

Five days, four teams, 20 sites and countless hand grips - the Engineers Without Borders Group at Kettering sure knows how to kick-start the academic year.

Five days, four teams, 20 sites and countless hand grips - the Engineers Without Borders Group at Kettering sure knows how to kick-start the academic year.

Zero does not equal nothing

Jul 7, 2006

Zero Section was such a busy time at Kettering University this year it could have been called the "Git-er-done" section instead.

Zero Section was such a busy time at Kettering University this year it could have been called the "Git-er-done" section instead.

Hello 2006 freshmen!

Jul 7, 2006

Kettering gets a good look at its future as more than 220 energetic, smart and tech-savvy newcomers charge onto campus to begin 2006-07.

Kettering gets a good look at its future as more than 220 energetic, smart and tech-savvy newcomers charge onto campus to begin 2006-07.

Testing organization taps Kettering faculty

Jul 14, 2006

The prestigious Advance Placement (AP) Program of the College Board selects two Kettering faculty members to grade AP tests in Computer Science and Chemistry.

The prestigious Advance Placement (AP) Program of the College Board selects two Kettering faculty members to grade AP tests in Computer Science and Chemistry.

A natural fit

Jul 14, 2006

Thanks to a $50,000 fellowship from the National Collegiate Inventors & Innovators Alliance (NCIIA)/The Kern Family Foundation, two Kettering faculty members will implement the "e-Kettering Initiative", which will work to develop innovation and entrepreneurial skills among graduates.

Thanks to a $50,000 fellowship from the National Collegiate Inventors & Innovators Alliance (NCIIA)/The Kern Family Foundation, two Kettering faculty members will implement the "e-Kettering Initiative", which will work to develop innovation and entrepreneurial skills among graduates.

CPR and bio-engineering

Jul 14, 2006

Students in the MECH350 (Fracture lab) expect to learn about anatomy - they just figure its mostly about bones. Last semester they integrated all the bio-systems and became CPR certified too.

Students in the MECH350 (Fracture lab) expect to learn about anatomy - they just figure its mostly about bones. Last semester they integrated all the bio-systems and became CPR certified too.

Change is good

Jul 21, 2006

Dr. Joyce Shotick, Kettering's new associate provost for Student Affairs, has only been on campus a few weeks but already she has big plans for the Division of Student Affairs at the university.

Dr. Joyce Shotick, Kettering's new associate provost for Student Affairs, has only been on campus a few weeks but already she has big plans for the Division of Student Affairs at the university.

Fueling Cool Cities

Jul 21, 2006

Kettering is contributing to Flint's "coolness" factor and helping Michigan's economic success.

Kettering is contributing to Flint's "coolness" factor and helping Michigan's economic success.

LITEing the way

Jul 21, 2006

Unblocking an "artery" clogged with peanut butter using a syringe, duct tape and balloons was almost as fun as running the crash sled for girls participating in LITE.

Unblocking an "artery" clogged with peanut butter using a syringe, duct tape and balloons was almost as fun as running the crash sled for girls participating in LITE.

Environmental collaboration extends reach

Jul 28, 2006

The Kettering Industrial Ecology Team (KIET) extends its work and impact through the development of a new student organization, speaker series, new course, a $50,000 pollution grant, and national conferences and publications.

The Kettering Industrial Ecology Team (KIET) extends its work and impact through the development of a new student organization, speaker series, new course, a $50,000 pollution grant, and national conferences and publications.

Formula team goes west

Jul 28, 2006

Kettering's Formula SAE race team took their race car to California this year for competition.

Kettering's Formula SAE race team took their race car to California this year for competition.

Prima presentation

Jul 28, 2006

Charlotte Hubbard '83 returned to campus to help students laugh and learn about leadership and ethics.

Charlotte Hubbard '83 returned to campus to help students laugh and learn about leadership and ethics.

July 2006