Michigan Tech News


Kaye LaFond is studying in Amman, Jordan.

Four Michigan Tech Students Receive Gilman Scholarships for Study Abroad

July 22, 2010
By Danny Messinger

Four Michigan Tech undergraduates received Gilman Scholarships for study abroad, bringing the University's total of Gilman Scholars to seven.

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summer student

Summer Studies, Global Dreams

July 11, 2010
By Dennis Walikainen

Business students are caught studying in the School of Business and Economics' undergrad and graduate labs.

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Gabby Myers and Ryan Wilson at the conclusion of a game of Arcane Brawlers

Fun and Games Are Serious Business for Tech's Code Warriors

May 12, 2010
By Marcia Goodrich

Husky Game Development Enterprise members hope their Arcane Brawlers video game will make it to Xbox Live

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Student-designed pit toilet is on display in Washington, DC.

Tech Team Wins National Honorable Mention for Improved Pit Toilet

April 22, 2010
By Jennifer Donovan

A Michigan Tech Senior Design Team showcased their improved pit toilet at National Sustainability Expo in Washington, D.C.

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APMP Takes Second at RISE X

April 16, 2010
By Dennis Walikainen

School of Business and Economics students in the Applied Portfolio Management Program take second place in the value category of the RISE X investment competition.

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Moped Senior Design team members Andrew Bomstad, Ben Vindedahl, Adam Bieber, Jared Recker and Josh Schmidt

Michigan Tech Seniors Build an Air-Powered Moped

April 15, 2010
By Marcia Goodrich

Students add scuba tanks to a two-wheeler

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Mechanical engineering seniors William Donovan, Tyler LeRoy, Jonathan Hoyer, Adrian Simula and Lisa Staehlin, with advisor Rao Komaravolu (center right), and the OpensAll can and jar opener they developed.

OpensAll Tackles Jars and Cans with Ease

April 13, 2010
By Marcia Goodrich

At Undergrad Expo, Senior Design team displays a cook's dream machine

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Co-ed concrete canoe paddlers (left to right) Lars Leemkuil, Katie Zimmerman, Jill Sanderson and Jon Zalud. (Jeremy Zalud photo)

Tech Concrete Canoe Team Floats to the Top in Regional Contest

April 12, 2010
By Marcia Goodrich

Best in the racing, display and paper events

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Bruce Mork leading a distance-learning course in power systems engineering

Tech’s Online Power Engineering MS Marks 10th Anniversary

April 8, 2010
By Marcia Goodrich

Boosting power engineers' education from a distance

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Charles Wallace, Computer Science

Michigan Tech Faculty Members, Family and Student Survive Earthquake in Chile

March 1, 2010
By Dennis Walikainen

Michigan Tech computer science professor Charles Wallace, his wife, social sciences faculty member Susanna Peters, their children and study-abroad Tech student Evan Johnson survive Chilean earthquake.

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