Archive for Author: mpeterson

Lawrence Tech named to national honor roll for student community service

Lawrence Technological University has once again been named to the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll, which recognizes institutions of higher education that support exemplary community service programs for students and raise the visibility of effective practices in campus community partnerships. The Corporation for National & Community Service...

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City of Southfield unveils new Sustainable Southfield public participation and community engagement Web site January 22

The city of Southfield will launch a new community engagement Web site, Sustainable Southfield, on January 22 where citizens can connect, communicate and collaborate with community decision makers and other residents about the future Southfield from the comfort of their home. To join in the discussion, simply logon to...

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Lawrence Tech honored for institutional focus on community engagement

The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching has named Lawrence Technological University among the 361 U.S. colleges and universities to receive its 2015 Community Engagement Classification, which recognizes institutional focus on community engagement. The institutions that have qualified for this classification represent less than 8 percent of the...

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Maccabees Center Receives $2 Million in Renovations

Schostak Brothers & Company, Inc. recently invested $2 million in Maccabees Center, located in the heart of the Southfield City Centre district. Improvements include renovated lobbies, elevators, common areas, restrooms, building exteriors, and energy-efficient HVAC and lighting. Built in 1985 by Schostak, Maccabees Center is comprised of a three-story...

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1-800-LAW-FIRM unveils new green energy as part of PACE

candgnews.com Kayla Dimick Those driving down the Lodge Freeway in recent weeks might have noticed a few changes to the roof of 1-800-LAW-FIRM. Thanks to the privately funded Property Assessed Clean Energy project, or PACE, 1-800-LAW-FIRM, located at 26700 Lahser Road, recently debuted new wind turbines, carport and...

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‘Design thinking’ business and product development program offered at LTU

Online applications are now being accepted for the next nine-week Michigan I-Corps@LTU program that helps designers, innovators, engineers and tinkerers move their business ideas from the drawing board to the marketplace. This year’s program will emphasize Design Thinking, a product development process that goes through five steps: empathize, define,...

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​LTU Ranked 18th Nationwide for Online Master’s Degree in Engineering

The online graduate school guide Best Master’s Programs has ranked Lawrence Technological University 18th in the top 50 nationwide for online master’s degrees in engineering. The rankings, which can be viewed at www.bestmastersprograms.org, are based on an equal weight of program quality, as measured by U.S. News & World...

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