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Dreaming big and solid preparation lead to role in Mars mission

Monday, December 02, 2013
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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
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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.

LTU awarded $150,000 grant to expand entrepreneurial education

Tuesday, November 05, 2013
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The Chicago-based Coleman Foundation has awarded Lawrence Technological University a two-year, $150,000 grant to increase student participation in entrepreneurial education that is already occurring on campus.

Lawrence Tech wins $50,000 DENSO grant for new bio-robotics lab

Thursday, September 19, 2013
The DENSO North America Foundation has awarded $50,000 to Lawrence Technological University (LTU) to help create a new multidisciplinary bio-robotics lab that will benefit students in two growing bachelor’s degree programs in biomedical engineering and robotics engineering. Students in traditional programs in electrical and computer engineering and mechanical engineering will also benefit.

Peters, Davis and Dow honored at 81st Commencement

Wednesday, June 12, 2013
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Congressman and U.S. Senate candidate Gary Peters (D-MI) received an honorary doctorate of humanities and gave the commencement address when Lawrence Tech’s 81st Commencement Exercises were held on May 11 at the Ultimate Soccer Arenas in Pontiac.

LTU's lacrosse team defeats Butler, 9-7

Monday, April 08, 2013
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 LTU’s Justin Clark rises above the competition. What a difference a day makes. After a crushing loss at home on Saturday, the Lawrence Technological University lacrosse team rallied back to defeat Butler University, 9... Read more