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Dr. James Zhang

New Provost appointed

Mar 5, 2014
Kettering University has appointed Dr. James Zhang as the University’s new Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost. Zhang will replace Dr. Robert Simpson, who announced his ... Read More

Kettering Professor Interviewed about Mary Barra on Bloomberg TV

Mar 4, 2014
Professor Mohammad Torfeh, Electrical and Computer Engineering, recently spoke on Bloomberg TV about his memories of General Motors CEO Mary Barra, a 1985 alumna of Kettering University. In January, ... Read More

Hockey/Basketball Robots coming to Kettering University March 7-8

Feb 28, 2014
Kettering University will host 40 High School FIRST Robotics teams from Michigan on March 7-8 at the Kettering FIRST Robotics District Competition.  This year’s game is called “Aerial ... Read More

Kettering NSBE students host ‘A Walk for Education’

Feb 27, 2014
Students from the Kettering University chapter of the National Society for Black Engineers (NSBE) hosted ‘A Walk for Education’ at the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Flint in November.The ‘Walk ... Read More
Kettering students win at Legomania (again)

Kettering students win at Legomania (again)

Feb 25, 2014
Kettering students took the top prize in the fourth annual "Legomania" Lego competition at the Flint Institute of Arts Saturday, Feb. 22. More than a thousand Lego enthusiasts joined in the event to ... Read More

Kettering University forming oSTEM chapter

Feb 13, 2014
Thanks in part to a grant from the General Motors Foundation, Kettering University will soon become one of a growing number of universities nationwide to have an oSTEM chapter.As part of GM’s ... Read More
Alison Owczarczak

Graduate’s co-op at Fisher-Price was memorable, fun

Feb 6, 2014
Whenever Alison Owczarczak shares her co-op placement with her friends and family, the reaction is always the same.“I always get the wide-eyed response of ‘what do you do there, play with toys ... Read More

El-Sayed accepts vice president position at Marygrove

Jan 28, 2014
After 18 years of dedicated and exceptional professional service at Kettering University, Jacqueline El-Sayed is moving on after accepting the Vice President of Academic Affairs and Chief Academic ... Read More

Kettering University Unveils Ice Rink at Atwood Stadium

Jan 23, 2014
Kettering University is converting Atwood Stadium into a free public outdoor ice rink for area residents and students to enjoy during the winter months. The ice rink will officially open to the ... Read More
Mark Wahnish and Kelly Powell

Kettering students using robotics expertise at non-profit

Jan 21, 2014
Mark Wahnish and Kelly Powell have transformed their childhood passion for robotics into a lifelong learning journey as they chose to attend Kettering University together and are currently co-workers ... Read More