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Pull of home drew Kettering University graduate to Akron and career at Goodyear

By Patrick Hayes | Apr 13, 2015
Born and raised in Akron, a historically industrial community in northeast Ohio, a proud native once walked away from her hometown in search of a collegiate and professional experiences removed from ... Read More

Yearly favorites -- and some new additions -- make Kettering University Homecoming 2015 a can’t-miss event

By Patrick Hayes | Apr 10, 2015
 Kettering University’s annual Homecoming celebration returns May 15-17 this year with a weekend full of activities aimed at celebrating the University’s long history of exceptional ... Read More

Matt Gaidica ‘10 named a “Top Young Thinker” by Pacific Standard

By Patrick Hayes | Apr 8, 2015
 Pacific Standard has named Matt Gaidica ‘10 one of the Thirty Under 30 Top Young Thinkers in Economics, Education, and Political Science. Gaidica is currently a doctoral student in the ... Read More

Retired Delphi CEO Rodney O’Neal ’76 to speak at Kettering University Commencement ceremonies in June

By Patrick Hayes | Apr 6, 2015
Rodney O’Neal, a 1976 Kettering University graduate and former Delphi Automotive PLC CEO and president, will deliver the Kettering University Commencement Address on June 20.Rodney O'Neal ... Read More

Student has a lofty goal before graduating -- build a rocket that will break the sound barrier

By Patrick Hayes | Apr 3, 2015
Thomas Venditelli (left) and Hunter Casbeer.Student Hunter Casbeer came to Kettering University with the aim of transforming his passion for building rockets to other fields of engineering. He’s ... Read More

Support from Autoliv will help create new at Kettering University

By Patrick Hayes | Mar 31, 2015
Autoliv is supporting the creation of a new on campus.A version of this story appears in the Spring 2015 issue of Kettering MagazineKettering University will soon have a second in the ... Read More

Kettering University News: Month in review for March 2015

By Patrick Hayes | Mar 31, 2015
 Dr. Michelle Ammerman with student Elyse Hossink.Each month, we publish a roundup of every story published on the Kettering University news site. Catch anything you missed this month ... Read More

Physics faculty developing technology to spread warmth in villages without electricity

By Patrick Hayes | Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Gillian Ryan (right) is working on collaborative research that will provide non-electric incubated blankets to villages in India.Two recent National Science Foundation (NSF) grants received by ... Read More
Mike Riggs

Generosity -- and spontaneity -- have made graduate's support of Kettering University memorable

By Patrick Hayes | Mar 27, 2015
Mike Riggs '76 has made generous -- and spontaneous -- gifts to Kettering University students.A version of this story appears in the Spring 2015 issue of Kettering MagazineMike Riggs ‘76 is so ... Read More
master plan

New Campus Master Plan aims to address the rapidly changing needs of the next generation's workforce

By Patrick Hayes | Mar 27, 2015
 A version of this story appears in the Spring 2015 issue of Kettering MagazineKettering University has a nearly 100-year history of producing some of the world’s most prominent and successful ... Read More