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Meet LTU life sciences talent at second annual Science & Technology Showcase April 4

Release Date: January 24, 2018
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Lawrence Technological University students George Terrell and Christina Diez at LTU’s first-ever Science and Technology Showcase in April 2017.


Lawrence Technological University will host its second annual Science & Technology Showcase of student talent for area employers Wednesday, April 4, from 3 to 5 p.m. in the A. Alfred Taubman Engineering, Architecture and Life Sciences Complex, 21000 W. 10 Mile Road, Southfield (see www.ltu.edu/map). 

The event is being organized by the Oakland County Department of Economic Development and Community Affairs. Participating will be two of the department’s business networks – Medical Main Street for life science businesses, and Tech248 for technology-based businesses. 

The networking event will allow the region’s employers to network with LTU faculty and students studying science, technology, telehealth, robotics, and more. Employers will be able to introduce their companies and share the skills they are seeking with future talent. They’ll also get a first-hand look at student research projects and presentations, get updates from faculty on the curriculum, and network with other innovative companies from the Medical Main Street and Tech248 networks. 

The event will begin at 3 p.m. with a welcome from LTU President Virinder Moudgil. It will continue with updates from:

  • Jeffrey Morrissette, assistant professor of natural sciences and LTU’s pre-medicine advisor
  • Yawen Li, associate professor of biomedical engineering
  • Margaret “Peg” Pierce, LTU director of career services
  • Sibrina Collins, executive director, LTU Marburger STEM Center
  • Chelsea Schutz, program manager, Medical Main Street

The event will continue with an employer panel discussion at 3:30 p.m., followed by student and employer exhibits and a reception. 

The event is free, but registration is required. For further information, contact Schutz at schutzc@oakgov.com or call her at (248) 858-0789. To register, visit www.eventbrite.com/e/tech248-lawrence-technological-university-showcase-registration-42438260981


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