Kistler North America and Kettering University to Host "Co-op: Up Close" Feb. 27

Tue Feb 19, 2013 7:30am EST

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FLINT, Mich.--(Business Wire)--
Kistler (, a worldwide supplier of precision sensors, systems
and instrumentation for the dynamic measurement of pressure, force, torque and
acceleration, will be co-hosting "Co-op: Up Close" on Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013,
from 5 to 7 p.m. EST. The event will be at the Kistler North America Technical
Center, 30280 Hudson Drive, Novi, Mich., in conjunction with Kettering
University ( 

"Co-op: Up Close" is a free-to-attend science and engineering event, offering
high school student participants a unique opportunity to better understand the
benefits of cooperative education. During the two-hour session, participants
will have an opportunity to tour the facility and ask questions of Kettering
co-op students. Kettering University staff will be on-hand to provide
information and answer questions. 

Kettering University offers innovative, hands-on education in engineering, math,
science and business disciplines. The "Kettering Advantage" program balances
highly targeted experiential learning with professional cooperative education,
creating a formula in which students alternate between in-classroom learning and
full-time co-op employment. As a result, "Kettering Advantage" graduates
simultaneously earn a degree and relevant hands-on industry experience. Kistler
North America is one of more than 500 corporate participants in the "Kettering

Due to space limitations, pre-registration for "Co-op: Up Close" is required by
no later than Friday, Feb. 22. Interested students may contact Caroline
Ethington at Kettering University,, or call the school
toll-free at (800) 955-4464, ext. 7497. 

About Kettering University

Kettering University in Flint, Mich., is a nationally-ranked STEM (Science,
Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) and Business university and a national
leader in combining a rigorous academic environment with rich opportunities for
experiential learning and cooperative education. For more information, visit

Kettering University
Patricia Mroczek, 810-762-9533

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