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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
Helping to make Christmas a little brighter for needy children in Southfield were (L-R) Andrea Rossman and Captain Tom Colombo of the Southfield Fire Department, LTU staff members Martha Thompson, Dorrie Frontera and Mark Schmid... Read more

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 (center) of Help Desk Services receives a check and a desktop plaque from Frank Marcum and LTU President Virinder Moudgil. Aaron Sprague, a senior technician with Help Desk Services at Lawrence Technological Uni... Read more

College of Management names Bill Elwell adjunct of the year

Tuesday, November 19, 2013
Retired business executive Bill Elwell has won the 2012-2013 Patrick J. Scullion Excellence in Adjunct Teaching Award in LTU’s College of Management.