Welcome Alumni

Here at the College of Engineering, it is our hope that our alumni will form lifelong bonds with faculty and staff in their departments, the University, and each other. We're here to help you make those connections.

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What You Can Do

Professional Networking

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Carl Schwenk

'62, '65

Carl Schwenk has sought buried treasure throughout the Western Hemisphere, and everywhere he’s been, he brought his running shoes. Schwenk, now retired, is the geophysicist who pinpointed what would become the Flambeau Mine, near Ladysmith, Wisconsin. In 1971, a few years after he located this high-grade deposit of copper and gold, he also stumbled upon a book that would change his life: Kenneth Cooper’s Aerobics. . . .

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Dean Diver


Dean Diver earned B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering from Michigan Tech in December 1965 and began his career as a Project Engineer with Amoco Chemical Corporation in Joliet, Illinois. In 1968, Dean became a Project Engineer for Corporate Engineering of Owens-Illinois, Incorporated. Six years later he joined a small consulting engineering firm in Toledo, Ohio, AVCA Corporation, Dean's background allowed AVCA to . . .

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Thomas Pangborn


Tom Pangborn received his BS in Geological Engineering from this department in 1975 and has followed a distinguished career in oil and gas in Michigan. After graduation, he went to work as an engineer for Shell Oil in Traverse City where he has lived ever since. In 1977 he began work as an exploration geologist for Reef Petroleum and in 1980 started off on his own as a managing partner for the Schmude and Pangborn Joint . . .