Alumni and Friends Highlights

The School has nearly 3,000 graduates in all 50 states and 20 foreign countries who represent careers in natural-resource management, research, education, business, industry, and other areas. We like to stay connected with our alumni, so please keep us posted on your achievements and milestones. You can tell us about your career, share a story, post a discussion question, submit an old photo, or read our newsletters— all on the School's social network page. Please share!

What are our graduates doing?

Jason Caron


Find out here! Our graduates have successful careers in a variety of areas, including natural resources, business, and academia. Read what they say about their career pathways and the value of a Michigan Tech education.

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Marjorie Naidich


Marjorie (Ely) Naidich was named to lead New York City's Reforestation Initiative in 2009. She is responsible for new capital contracting and an expanded NYC Park & Recreation Department's Natural Resources Group. New York City's Reforestation initiative is one of 127 launched in 2007 as part Mayor Bloomberg's "PlaNYC" to make the City greener and sustainable by the year 2030. This reforestation . . .

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Larry Golin


Larry Golin is at Michigan Tech for his fiftieth class reunion, and he confesses that he hasn't seen many familiar faces on campus. This is probably because most members of the Class of '58 aren't from Bangladesh, or Bengal, or Brazil, and most of them have two reasonably good legs.

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Edwin Eiswerth


The most important lesson Edwin Eiswerth ’77 learned as a forestry major and US Air Force cadet at Michigan Tech was the value of hard work. The experience he missed out on was applying his valuable skill set to community service. “When I went to Tech, I found Houghton had a volunteer fire department, but they wouldn’t let in any students,” he remembers. “That ticked me off. I knew there . . .