Media report -- Romney event creates Kettering buzz

Feb 26, 2012

President Robert K. McMahanMitt Romney at Kettering University
Saturday, Feb. 25, 2012
Recreation Center


Presidential Candidate Mitt Romney visited Kettering University on Saturday, Feb. 25, 2012.  More than 500 attended the event in the Recreation Center, that featured speakers including Kettering University President Robert McMahan, Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette and Mrs. Ann Romney.  Fifty Kettering students, all dressed in the same Kettering T-shirts, sat behind Romney and were featured in local, national and international media.

More than 40 political reporters, many of them traveling with Romney, also attended the event.  Here is an overview of some of the media coverage from the Romney visit to campus.

Candidate Mitt Romney makes his entranceSampling of media articles 
BBC (United Kingdom)
Bloomberg Businessweek
Boston Globe

CBC News (Canada)
Flint Journal
Detroit News
Los Angeles Times
NewsMax
Slate Magazine
Wall Street Journal blog
Washington Post blog

Sampling of Backdrop uses
Kettering's campus served as a backdrop for Fox News Sunday
Kettering students in photo in San Francisco Chronicle

Sampling of video stories:

Sampling of Photo Galleries
Facebook Photo Gallery by Kettering Student Salim Hanna
Facebook Photo Gallery by Kettering Communications
Flint Journal Photo Gallery
Photo Gallery by Romney Campaign staff.

Students welcome candidate Mitt Romney
Pre-event coverage
Flint Journal
Candidate announces visit to Kettering University
Kettering prepares Rec Center for Mitt Romney visit

WJRT TV 12
Video story - Kettering prepares for Mitt Romney visit