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Nucor Funds New Industrial Control and Automation Lab

May 7, 2014
By Jennifer Donovan

Nucor Corp. establishes the Nucor Industrial Control and Automation Laboratory at Michigan Tech.

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TDWS Consulting's rendering of a trailhead lodge at the Tech Trails, designed by project manager Kelcey Traynoff, Allyssa Demers, Eric Simmons and Kevin Wilks.

Tech Students Design a Lodge for the Tech Trails

April 29, 2014
By Marcia Goodrich

The Outdoor Adventure Program turns to Senior Design to imagine a first-class lodge for all trail users.

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Last Blast of Energy Econ: Mark Roberts Bids Farewell

April 29, 2014
By Dennis Walikainen

Economics Professor Mark Roberts gives his last lecture after 29 years of teaching.

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Dan Fuhrmann, House Professor in Computer Engineering

Dan Fuhrmann Named Dave House Professor in Computer Engineering

April 9, 2014
By Jennifer Donovan

Dan Fuhrnann, chair of electrical and computer engineering, has been named the Dave House Professor in Computer Engineering.  

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Associate Professor of Humanities Marika Seigel examines her new book, The Rhetoric of Pregnancy.

Humanities Professor Explores the Assumptions, Usefulness of Pregnancy Manuals

April 4, 2014
By Monica Lester

Michigan Tech humanities researcher has written a book examining the usefulness of pregnancy manuals. 

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APMP Gold Team Rises to the Occasions, Champs Times Two

April 1, 2014
By Dennis Walikainen

Students from the School of Business and Economics won first place in two investment competitions recently.

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Michigan Tech offers ranked PhD programs in engineering and the sciences.

US News Ranks Michigan Tech PhD Programs in Engineering, Science

March 11, 2014
By Jennifer Donovan

US News & World Report ranks Michigan Tech PhD programs in engineering and the sciences.

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Tony Orrico

Quantifying the Qualitative: Tony Orrico’s Artistic Works Push the Envelope of Art and Science

March 6, 2014
By Danny Messinger

Visiting artist Tony Orrico's unusual pieces gave Michigan Tech and Finlandia students and researchers a chance to connect art and performance with technology, math and science.

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Michigan Tech's AFROTC detachment

Michigan Tech AFROTC Named Tops in the Nation

February 26, 2014
By Monica Lester

Michigan Tech's AFROTC named top detachment in the country.

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Womens' Recruitment Initiatives—Women in Engineering

Closing the Gender Gap: Michigan Tech Recruitment Initiatives Aim to Attract Female Students

February 14, 2014
By Danny Messinger

Michigan Tech aims to recruit female students through a variety of initiatives.

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