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

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Tech Alum Newsletter

Subscribe to the electronic newsletter for alumni and friends of Michigan Tech.

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 MyMichiganTech Online Community

Be a part of MyMichiganTech 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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Charles Hansen


Mr. Charles F. Hansen earned a degree in Chemical Engineering from Michigan Tech in 1965. After graduating, he joined the Grain Processing Corporation in Muscatine, Iowa as a Process Engineer. In 1966, he returned to his native town, Neenah, Wisconsin, as a Chemical Engineer with Kimberly-Clark Corporation. Soon after joining Kimberly-Clark he was transferred to South Carolina, where he participated in the construction . . .

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Arbutus (Bea) Raisanen


Retired Boeing Company Metallurgical Labs/Quality Assurance BS EMY 1954 Graduated 1954 with BS in Metallurgical Engineering Along with classmate Geraldine Robbins, they were the second and third female graduates of the department. Lilian Beck ’47 was first. Spent 28 years with Boeing Company, retiring in 1988, as lead engineer in the quality assurance lab. Married to Arnold Raisanen who also retired from Boeing . . .

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Jenna Joestgen


Why did you choose Michigan Tech? It's an excellent engineering school, has a smaller student population, and has lots of activities to get involved with on campus and off campus. Tell us about a memorable experience you had with a class or about a favorite professor? I really enjoyed my Biomedical Engineering Senior Design project. Five biomeds were tasked to come up with a way to automate the tracking of hand-washing . . .