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

'02

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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Amber Roth

'12

Conservation could be Amber Roth's middle name. She loves anything to do with nature. Birds, trees, grasses, ecosystems: she's fascinated by it all. So after tucking a BS in Conservation Biology and International Relations and an MS in Wildlife Ecology under her belt, the Green Bay, Wisconsin, native came to Tech to earn a PhD in Forest Science.

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Edwin Eiswerth

'77

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 were good firefighters in the . . .

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Jessica Turino

'94

Following graduation, Turino began her career in procurement - working in the private sector of Forestry. In 1999, she accepted a position with Weyerhaeuser Company based out of Grayling, Michigan, where she continues her work in procurement. She is responsible for supplying raw material to the Grayling Oriented Strand Board mill and hardwood sawmill located in Lewiston, Michigan.