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2014 News Releases

Westland team wins first World Robot Olympiad event in Michigan

Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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The first World Robot Olympiad USA (WRO-USA) state tournament in Michigan organized by Lawrence Technological University was held July 26-27 at the Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn as part of Maker Faire Detroit.

Artificial intelligence identifies the musical progression of the Beatles

Thursday, July 24, 2014
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Computer scientists at Lawrence Technological University have developed an artificial intelligence algorithm that can analyze and compare musical styles, enabling research into the musical progression of the Beatles.

LTU professor to lead Michigan harbor study

Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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A consortium of government agencies has approved a $175,000 grant for a two-year study on how Michigan communities with small, shallow-draft harbors can plan for economic sustainability in response to the long-term trend of lower water levels in the Great Lakes.

6 Lawrence Tech teams honored for academic achievement

Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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Six athletic teams at Lawrence Technological University have made the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) 2013-14 Scholar Teams list for having an accumulated grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher.

2 LTU faculty members named ESD Fellows

Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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Professor Badih Jawad and Instructor Filza Walters of Lawrence Technological University were named to the College of Fellows of the Engineering Society of Detroit (ESD) at the annual benefit dinner at Detroit’s Cobo Center in June.

Governor visits Lawrence Tech for update on bridges 'of the future'

Thursday, July 17, 2014
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Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder visited the Center for Innovative Materials Research (CIMR) at Lawrence Technological University (LTU) on July 16 for a briefing by the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) on its progress on building bridges that can last 100 years.

STUDENT FORUM

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    Best study tips for finals We have to get through finals and one of the worst things students’ dread is studying.... more

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    New digital humanities course creates Tech News archive This year a new Media Communication class, Digital Humanities taught by Nathan Kelber, was introduced to the curriculum in the College of Arts and Sciences at Lawrence Technological University.... more

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    Some activities to look forward to in the summer! Summer is just around the corner, and we’re all itching to enjoy some free time and that warm sun! Since we’re all so busy during the school year, it’s time to start planning how to spend a little money from that summer job and let yourself have some fun.... more

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    LTU guys strut their stuff at Deepher Dude The sixth annual Deepher Dude male beauty pageant that Delta Phi Epsilon puts on to raise money for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation will be held this Thursday, April 3, at 9 p.m. in S100.... more

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    50 Days of Fitness comes to a close Spring Break has come and gone, which means a whole new group of Lawrence Tech students has now completed the 50 Days of Fitness challenge.... more

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    Five resources on campus every student should know about Part of the college experience is learning how to take advantage of the resources that are available to you.... more