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.

Keep in Touch

Have a suggestion for us, or a question? Searching for something in particular? Give us a call, or send a note. We are always glad to hear from you.

Come Visit Us

We would welcome the opportunity to show you first-hand what we’re doing, and introduce you to some of our current students. Interested in reconnecting with a professor, taking a tour of your former department, or another area of interest? Please let us know.

Alumni Links

Alumni Reunion

The Alumni reunion is a wonderful time to reunite with classmates and reminisce about your time at Michigan Tech.

Social Networks

Chances are we are one of your favorite networks. Let’s share.

Tech Alum Newsletter

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What You Can Do

Professional Networking

Your experience and knowledge is incalculable. Share it with a student or recent graduate.

Become a Volunteer

Volunteering is a great way to give back to your alma mater while helping future and current young alumni.

Find an Alumni Chapter Near You

Enjoy Alumni events in your local area.

Join Huskylink Online Community

Be a part of Huskylink and discover your network.  Find old friends in the directory, plan an alumni event, review classifieds, and get the latest alumni news.

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Gerald Ziarno

'59

Gerald Ziarno joined the Packard Electric Division of General Motors and left after a short period to fulfill an Air Force ROTC commitment, spending two and a half years in Japan. He joined Dow Corning Corporation in Midland, Michigan, in 1962 and served in a number of management positions in locations as diverse as Belgium, Japan, and Hong Kong. He retired from Dow Corning in 1996 as Corporate Vice President and Director . . .

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Thomas Meinz

'69

A native of Escanaba, Michigan, Mr. Meinz was awarded his B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Michigan Tech in 1969. He then began what is now a 37-year career with the WPS Resources Corporation, serving as a power plant engineer and an engineer for the Kewaunee, Wisconsin nuclear plant start-up. From 1974-1986 he held the position of Director of Environmental Services, and in 1986 was named Director of Power System Regulatory . . .

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Frank Pavlis

'38

Frank Pavlis got his first lesson in leadership before he started grade school. "I had the good fortune to be born on a farm," he tells the inaugural group of Michigan Tech students enrolled in the Pavlis Institute for Global Technological Leadership.