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LTU hosts seven college teams for KEEN business competition

Friday, November 15, 2013
On Oct. 18-19 Lawrence Technological University hosted its fourth Innovation Encounter competition that focused on inventive problem-solving and the recognition of societal values, business principles, and customer awareness in making business decisions.

Jawad named an ASME Fellow

Friday, November 15, 2013
Professor Badih Jawad, chair of LTU’s A. Leon Linton Department of Mechanical Engineering, has been elected a Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME).

LTU researchers gain another powerful tool

Thursday, November 14, 2013
LTU faculty and students in the life sciences and biomedical engineering have gained a powerful new tool for visualizing cell and tissue architectures with the opening of the Confocal Microscopy Laboratory earlier this year. The laboratory on the second floor of the Science Building houses a state-of-the-art Olympus FV1200 biological laser scanning confocal microscope system.

LTU awarded $150,000 grant to expand entrepreneurial education

Tuesday, November 05, 2013
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.

Pep Band boosts LTU school spirit

Monday, November 04, 2013
Now that Lawrence Technological University has reintroduced basketball to its athletics program, the next logical step is to bring back a student band to play at home games.

Pakistani women offer views on women's rights

Monday, November 04, 2013
Four Pakistani women in leadership positions with non-government organizations (NGOs) discussed women’s rights and progress for women in their country at a panel discussion at Lawrence Tech on Nov. 4.