Construction site of GMI/Kettering University in the 1920s.

Founder's Week

October 14-19


A group of visionaries from Flint founded Kettering University in 1919 as Flint School of Automotive Trades. Today as Kettering University, the school marks its centennial year. 

 


A globe of the world.

OCTOBER 16

● International Delegation Reception

OCTOBER 17

● Celebration of Excellence

Kathleen Refior, Marketing Project Coordinator, was an award winner during the 2018 Celebration of Excellence.

A pub crawl is one of the events during Kettering University's annual Homecoming.

OCTOBER 18

● Founder’s Day of Giving

● Pub Crawl

● International Delegation Panel

Kettering University students enjoy fun activities outside during orientation weekend.

OCTOBER 19

● Faculty Poster Session

● Block Party for all Kettering University students, faculty, staff, and alumni

● Kettering University Centennial Gala and Alumni Awards

Alumni and family enjoy the annual Golden Circle brunch held at President McMahan's home.

OCTOBER 20

● Golden Circle