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Learning Commons

Kettering University

  • Program Flint Area
  • Program Area Revitalizing the Education Continuum
  • Grant Amount $12,500,000
  • Grant Period January 1, 2019–December 31, 2022
  • Location Flint, MI, United States
  • Geographic Focus Flint

About this grant

With this grant increase, Kettering University will construct a new building on its campus. The Learning Commons will serve as the academic and social centerpiece of the university’s campus, providing a place that fosters collaborative learning and exploration. The building will be characterized by open areas for students to gather and work, technology to support student learning and engagement, space for cross-discipline collaboration and physical and electronic library resources that can be accessed by Kettering University and other postsecondary students and community members in Flint.