Women in Engineering Dream Big

Summer Youth Programs is no ordinary summer camp. WIE high school scholars build Artificial Intelligence armies, work alongside researchers, and send their future goals in paper lanterns high into the Keweenaw sky. 


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Michigan Technological University

is a leading public research university, home to 7,238 students from more than 50 countries around the world. Founded in 1885, the University offers more than 120 undergraduate and graduate degree programs in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Our beautiful campus in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula overlooks the Keweenaw Waterway and is just a few miles from Lake Superior.
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4 hours ago - Summer is a great time to visit #MichiganTech. In his latest vlog, Nathan shows us around campus—check it out here and come see for yourself: www.mtu.edu/admissions/visit
8 hours ago - "This pair of Whooping Cranes had a nest that was overdue to hatch, so before we collected their eggs, we captured both of them for transmitter replacement. The male is already in hand, and the female is the one you see out in the open…soon to be grabbed." Wildlife technician Eva Szyszkoski #michigantech '06 shares a shot from a nest camera set out in Louisiana wetlands to get a sneak peek into the lives of endangered birds. #mtualumni #fieldworkfriday #endangered #whoopingcranes #biology #birds #conservation #HomeSweetHome #NestCam @wlfla #whoopingcraneproject @savingcranes @audubonsociety @ekszyszk @usfws
9 hours ago - RT @GeoTenerife: Our June @michigantech intern @krlamfer has been monitoring Teide crater, Tenerife + Cumbre Vieja, La Palma @theAGU https:…
Yesterday - 2016 Research Award winner Raymond Shaw studies clouds around the world. https://t.co/kWTtM4Blap #physics https://t.co/wg04NG0b9E
Yesterday - "In nature you take what the cloud gives you, with the cloud chamber you create what you need." 2016 #michigantech Research Award winner Raymond Shaw collaborates with atmospheric researchers worldwide and develops instruments for laboratory and field measurements, digital holography, and phase-Doppler interferometry. #mtu #climateresearch @nasaclimatechange #AtmosNews ☁️☁️☁️
Yesterday - RT @mtuarchives: A @michigantech scene from a sunny day back in 1975. Pictured is the Clubhouse, now ROTC bldg. #ThrowbackThursday https://…
Yesterday - "The work that many of us at Michigan Tech are doing in the atmospheric sciences will help us better understand weather and climate. Those are big and daunting problems to work on, but because they are big, even incremental progress can lead to real societal benefits.” #createthefuture
Yesterday - “I’ve never been in a place with so many girls who have interests similar to mine." #createthefuture
Tuesday - Summer florals are in full bloom. Our sustainable gardens include more than 850 planted species in more than 40 #garden sites across #campus. #michigantech #stopandsmelltheroses #siberianlily #iris #perennials 🌹🌺🌸🌼#mtuscenes