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LTU professor joins UN University for two years

Thursday, December 12, 2013
Associate Professor Hiroshan Hettiarachchi of Lawrence Tech’s Department of Civil Engineering is taking a leave from LTU at the conclusion of the fall semester for a two-year appointment at the United Nations University (UNU) campus in Dresden, Germany.

Staff Senate collects gifts for Christmas

Friday, December 06, 2013
Every year the Staff Senate at Lawrence Technological University (LTU) organizes a Giving Tree for the collection of gifts and cash donations in support of the Southfield Goodfellows’ annual Christmas campaign to provide gifts to children in needy families.

Dreaming big and solid preparation lead to role in Mars mission

Monday, December 02, 2013
Growing up in Tehran, Iran, LTU alumnus Javad Mokhbery, BSME’79, was inspired by the NASA space mission and sets his sights on becoming an engineer and one day meeting the NASA engineers who put a man on the moon.

LTU men's bowling team rises to #14 in the country

Tuesday, November 26, 2013
Early in its second season as a varsity program, the Lawrence Technological University Men’s Bowling Team has risen to #14 on a list of top college bowling teams in the country on the strength of its first tournament victory on Nov. 16.

Sprague wins Marcum service award for fall semester

Monday, November 25, 2013
Aaron Sprague, a senior technician with Help Desk Services at Lawrence Technological University, has been awarded the Mary Ann Marcum Customer Service Award for the fall semester.

10-year Army veteran pursues career ambitions at LTU

Wednesday, November 20, 2013
When Lawrence Tech celebrated Veterans Day with a ceremony in the Buell Management Building atrium on Nov. 11, mechanical engineering student and former Staff Sergeant Kirill Pavlov brought the meaning of service into focus with a personal anecdote from the liberation of Baghdad in 2003.