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Ford Fund Announces Automotive Design ScholarshipsThe Ford Motor Co. Fund will award a $1 million grant for scholarships commemorating William Clay Ford's contributions to the automaker's design legacy.
Happy Birthday, Henry Ford, From Michigan TechHave you ever been to a 150th birthday party? Michigan Technological University’s Ford Center and Forest in the Upper Peninsula settlement of Alberta is holding one this month in honor of Alberta's founder and the Ford Center's namesake, Henry Ford.
Touring Henry Ford's PastRichard Snow worked at American Heritage for nearly forty years, the last 18 of them as editor-in-chief. He has written several books, the most recent being I Invented the Modern Age: The Rise of Henry Ford.
Ford Plant Makes List Of 10 Most Influential BuildingsThe Highland Park Ford Plant, first to implement the assembly line, is No. 5 on "10 Buildings that Changed America."
Michigan Firms Partner For Web Site For Henry Ford's 150th BirthdayThe father of American mass production's 150th birthday is this year, and two Michigan companies have teamed up to create a Web site to celebrate it.
Henry Ford 'Clones' Show Off Oldest Surviving Model A During Auto ShowWe met quite a gentleman in Ford country -- Henry Ford himself to be exact. Actually five Henry Fords materialized in the exhibit -- each representing the engineering genius at different points in his life.
Henry Ford And Beaumont Hospitals Announce Plan To MergeTwo Southeast Michigan health systems say they have signed an agreement to combine operations into a single, $6.4 billion nonprofit organization.
Event Notices From October 26-28The latest meeting and event notices from Michigan's technology-focused companies, institutions and groups
MVU Moves Online Learning Into Detroit High SchoolsMichigan Virtual University said Wednesday that it will provide online courses to 600 Detroit high school students this fall in a partnership with the state’s Education Achievement Authority.
Walk In The Footsteps Of Detroit's Historical and Important FiguresAlthough not open to tourists, places near and dear to the hearts of Detroit founders are shrines to ingenuity.
Maker Faire Detroit Returns To The Henry FordMaker Faire Detroit offers everything from robots, flame shooters, animatronics, solar-powered mechanical sculptures, fashionable finds, to musical performances, fire arts and hands-on activities.
Makers, Tinkers, Hackers, Inventors Unite at The Henry Ford for Maker Faire DetroitOn Saturday, July 28 and Sunday, July 29, more than 400 makers will bring their MacGyver-style do-it-yourself wonders to the home of innovation, The Henry Ford, for Maker Faire Detroit 2012, the Midwest’s largest two-day festival dedicated to those that build, tinker and create.