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Dean Kamen, founder of FIRST, to welcome 41 Michigan teams at FIRST Robotics District Competition at Kettering University

By Patrick Hayes | Mar 3, 2015
More than 40 teams from around Michigan will compete at Kettering University on March 7.Dean Kamen, founder of FIRST Robotics and President of DEKA Research and Development Corporation, will speak at ... Read More

FIRST Robotics Community Center has created opportunities for veteran teams to mentor new teams

By Patrick Hayes | Mar 3, 2015
Veteran teams Metal Muscle (top) and Powers Catholic (bottom right) have helped mentor new teams like Atherton (bottom left).Long established FIRST Robotics teams in Flint are being given the ... Read More

Kettering district about more than just competition for Flint F.I.R.E. FIRST Robotics team

By Patrick Hayes | Mar 3, 2015
The Flint F.I.R.E. team is preparing for districts this weekend.Sheila Barnes has two goals for Team 322 Flint F.I.R.E. as they prepare for the district competition at Kettering University from March ... Read More

Passion for motorcycles has turned into a business venture for Kettering University graduate

By Patrick Hayes | Feb 27, 2015
Roger Sears '71 at the 2015 North American International Auto Show.The year was 1971 and the journey was American. Upon graduating from Kettering University (then General Motors Institute), Roger ... Read More

Founder of Engineers Without Borders kicked off Engineers Week at Kettering University

By Patrick Hayes | Feb 24, 2015
Members of Kettering's Engineers Without Borders chapter in Africa in 2013.Founding President of Engineers Without Borders/USA Dr. Bernard Amadei kicked off National Engineers Week at Kettering ... Read More

Kettering graduate, Board of Trustees member was known for entrepreneurial and philanthropic achievements

By Patrick Hayes | Feb 24, 2015
Dr. Dane Miller '69 made a lasting impact on a wide range of programs and initiatives at Kettering University.Dr. Dane Miller ‘69 created a legacy as an innovator and entrepreneur in the biomedical ... Read More

Kettering professor's own story of overcoming obstacles inspires him to help others

By Patrick Hayes | Feb 23, 2015
Dr. Pete Gheresus spoke at the annual Black History Month celebration at New Zion Missionary Baptist Church in Flint on February 8.Dr. Petros “Pete” Gheresus, Robert and Claire Reiss Chair ... Read More

Engineering and automotive career path was a natural choice for Kettering University student

By Patrick Hayes | Feb 23, 2015
Student Diana Ervin is continuing her family tradition by pursuing a career in the auto industry while completing her education at Kettering University.“General Motors and engineering has always ... Read More

Dynamic speakers and events planned for Kettering University alumni event in Miami

By Patrick Hayes | Feb 19, 2015
Kettering University alumni and friends have an opportunity to see some of the many examples of how Kettering graduates are ‘engineering the world’ during a fun-filled weekend in Miami Beach, ... Read More

Founding president of Engineers Without Borders will headline Kettering University’s Engineers Week activities

By Patrick Hayes | Feb 19, 2015
Dr. Bernard Amadei, founding president of Engineers Without Borders/USA, will headline Kettering University’s Engineers Week celebration on campus from February 22-28.Dr. Bernard ... Read More