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2013 in Review: The year in Kettering research news

Jan 9, 2014
Kettering faculty and researchers had a productive and illustrious 2013 calendar year in its various research labs and projects.  Below is a summary of some of the new and ongoing research ... Read More

Community Vitality efforts a highlight of 2013

Jan 9, 2014
Community Vitality is one of Kettering University’s core values in its mission. Community vitality indicates a cultural mindset to harness higher education to give back to Flint, Mich., in a ... Read More

Kettering students make blankets for charity

Dec 18, 2013
When it came to choosing between watching the new Thor movie or giving back to the local community, the choice for one Kettering University class was obvious - give back. A First Year Experience ... Read More

Orbits of Isaac comes to campus

Dec 16, 2013
Kettering University’s campus is about to get an infusion of art into its public spaces as the school has installed the Orbits of Isaac sculpture by Michael Dunbar in front of the Campus Center ... Read More
Mary Barra ‘85

Kettering graduate Mary Barra to become new GM CEO

Dec 10, 2013
Mary Barra ‘85 will be the new CEO of General Motors, succeeding the retiring Dan Akerson, the company announced on Dec. 10. Barra will be the first female CEO of a major automaker.Barra, currently ... Read More
General Motors

Kettering Alum Named President of GM China

Dec 5, 2013
Matt Tsien '81 takes the reins of GM China at a critical time for GM's operations in China. In his new role, Tsien will also join the GM Executive Operations Committee and report directly to Dan ... Read More
Dr. Jaerock Kwon

NSF grant will support high resolution MRI research

Dec 2, 2013
Dr. Jaerock Kwon, Kettering University assistant professor of Computer Engineering, is going back to his research roots as he’s obtained a $341,563 National Science Foundation research grant for a ... Read More

A passion for manufacturing

By Deena Hosmer | Nov 25, 2013
At the heart of Shana Downs’ journey from Kettering to Harvard and back to the Midwest is her passion for manufacturing and desire to work with tangible products – two pursuits tied together with ... Read More

Kettering hosts annual Mathematics Olympiad in Michigan and Ohio

Nov 20, 2013
Kettering University is offering high school students in Michigan and Ohio a chance to win a full scholarship at the annual Mathematics Olympiad Competition on Saturday, December 7. Kettering ... Read More
Dr. Basem Alzahabi

Alzahabi named to Alfred Grava Chair

Nov 18, 2013
Kettering University has named Dr. Basem Alzahabi to the Alfred Grava Chair of Engineering Design. The Alfred Grava Chair of Engineering Design was established by Dr. Martin ("Skip") Walker and ... Read More