Lawrence Tech receives $20 million gift; largest in school history

Southfield university receives generous gift to help support STEM Center

By Dave Bartkowiak Jr. - Digital Managing Editor
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SOUTHFIELD, Mich. - Lawrence Technical University in Southfield has reason to celebrate after the school received a $20 million gift -- the largest of its kind in the school's 81-year history.

The donor wishes to remain anonymous. The money will support Lawrence Tech's STEM Center. STEM stands for Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics.

The center will help develop programs in robotics, nano-technology, synthetic biology and other fields.

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