Students at Henry Ford High School in Detroit can get a jump start on their college education under a new “early middle college” agreement with Lawrence Technological University. This is the first early middle college agreement in the Detroit Public Schools Community District, and it’s one of a growing number of partnerships Lawrence Tech has forged with area high schools—now more than 40 in all.
The Centrepolis Accelerator at Lawrence Technological University has launched a new program called the C3 Accelerator for green technology companies working in the cleantech, climatech, and circular economy industries.
A chemist by education whose career has turned to firing up young people about the career prospects in the STEAM disciplines has been honored with the third annual John G. Petty Community Champion Award from Lawrence Technological University. Sibrina N. Collins is executive director of LTU’s Marburger STEM Center, the university’s clearinghouse for K-12 outreach efforts in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM), along with architecture and design, the “A” in STEAM.
Lawrence Technological University announced that it has earned the 2021-22 Military Friendly School designation from Viqtory, a Coraopolis, Pa.-based company focused on linking the military and employers that want to hire them, and publisher of several military-focused magazines and websites.
Middle school and high school students are invited to solve the technological challenges of tomorrow as part of Lawrence Technological University’s celebration of National Engineers Week. The LTU E-Week Challenge asks students to submit a written essay of up to 500 words or a one-minute video on solving a scientific, engineering, or technological challenge.
Lawrence Technological University students have been nationally recognized for their efforts in promoting physics to the general public and promoting scientific literacy. The LTU chapter of the Society of Physics Students has been named a 2019-2020 winner of the SPS Blake Lilly Prize, as well as an SPS Distinguished Chapter.