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Founder of GoPago to receive 2014 Kettering University Entrepreneurial Achievement Award

By Patrick Hayes | Oct 8, 2014
Leonardo Rocco '99’s successes total millions of dollars in raised capital and investments, countless hours of agonizing brainstorming and a plethora of digital technologies and products that are ... Read More

Graduate’s community efforts in Baltimore will be recognized with Kettering University Civic Achievement Award

By Patrick Hayes | Oct 6, 2014
Kettering University (then GMI) played an important role in preparing Carol (VanDeVoort) Goodman ‘79 to attain leadership roles throughout her career in the automotive industry and with nonprofit ... Read More
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Navistar CEO to receive Kettering University Distinguished Alumnus Award

By Patrick Hayes | Oct 3, 2014
As the valedictorian of his high school class, Troy Clarke ‘78 had a lot of options when deciding on colleges.Clarke, who grew up in Waterford Township, Michigan, had filled out an application for ... Read More

Flint, Kettering University receive $1 million Department of Justice grant for neighborhood revitalization

By Patrick Hayes | Oct 2, 2014
Kettering University and community partners will have already ongoing efforts to improve the University Avenue Corridor enhanced by a major federal grant.Efforts to create a safe, walkable University ... Read More

Kettering University News: Month in review for September 2014

By Patrick Hayes | Oct 1, 2014
 Gov. Rick Snyder (left) visited Kettering University in September to help unveil the FIRST Robotics Community Center.Each month, we'll publish a roundup of every story published on the ... Read More

Humble upbringing, politics have inspired Kettering University graduate throughout his life

By Patrick Hayes | Sep 29, 2014
Ed Orlett '61 (left) with Robert Kennedy.To describe Scioto County in southern Ohio as humble is an understatement. The rural county in the southeast corner of the state, nestled between West ... Read More

Alumni award winner understands importance of collaboration to solve challenges

By Patrick Hayes | Sep 25, 2014
When he was in high school, Jon Kowalski '06 had a plan to go to college and get a degree in vocal music education to become a music teacher.Jon Kowalski '06Related:Engineering Achievement Award: ... Read More

Birthing simulator donated by Genesys helps Kettering University bring out medical side of engineering

By Patrick Hayes | Sep 23, 2014
Dr. Theresa Atkinson demonstrates a birthing simulator donated to Kettering University by Genesys Regional Medical Center.Genesys Regional Medical Center is contributing to Kettering University’s ... Read More

Gov. Rick Snyder helps Kettering University open FIRST Robotics Community Center

By Patrick Hayes | Sep 22, 2014
Gov. Rick Snyder (left) visited and spoke at the FIRST Robotics Community Center at Kettering University on Sept. 19.Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder’s reaction to seeing the FIRST Robotics Community ... Read More

Kettering University Relay for Life raises more than $10,000 for cancer research

By Patrick Hayes | Sep 22, 2014
Atwood Stadium hosted this year's Kettering University Relay for Life.Rainy weather didn’t dampen enthusiasm for Kettering University students supporting cancer research, and Atwood Stadium ... Read More