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Adventures in Entrepreneurship, Courtesy of the National Science Foundation

November 12, 2012
By Marcia Goodrich

Moving discoveries from the lab to the marketplace

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Bob Mark Elevator Pitch Competition:That's Entertainment (and Ingenuity)

November 8, 2012
By Dennis Walikainen

Students from many different disciplines pitched their best business ideas for judges and potential sponsors. 

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Aurora borealis above Keweenaw Bay, near Baraga, Michigan, on Sept. 30, 2012. Sarah Bird photo

The Science Behind those Eye-Popping Northern Lights

October 2, 2012
By Marcia Goodrich

Those shimmering skies get their start with some serious weather on the sun.

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Blizzard T. Husky welcomes new students to Michigan Tech.

Numbers of Women Engineering Undergraduates, Graduate Students Increase at Michigan Tech

September 13, 2012
By Jennifer Donovan

Fall enrollment figures show that the number of women undergraduates in the College of Engineering and the total number of graduate students on campus have increased. 

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Chemical engineering students get hands-on experience in a three-story unit operations lab.

Undergraduate Engineering Ranking Rises

September 12, 2012
By Jennifer Donovan

The College of Engineering's undergraduate program rose in the US News and World Report annual rankings.

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Biomedical engineers must master both engineering principles and the latest discoveries in biological science.

New Biomedical Engineering Curriculum Responds to Industry's Needs

September 11, 2012
By Jennifer Donovan

New biomedical engineering curriculum is preparing students to hit the ground running in the medical device industry.

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Michigan Tech's 2012 summer reading selection for first-year students

Reading as Inquiry: Summer Reading that Digs Deep

August 16, 2012
By Dennis Walikainen

This year's featured book addresses human trafficking in Nepal.

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MBA students Mike Vigrass and Holly Lehto at the pharmaceutical company Micro Labs Ltd. during their residency in Bangalore.

Michigan Tech MBA Students Cap Program with Trip to India's Silicon Valley

July 19, 2012
By Marcia Goodrich

International residency includes visits with Bangalore company executives

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A physical therapist works with a patient.

Michigan Tech Partners With Central Michigan University to Offer Doctorate in Physical Therapy in the UP

July 12, 2012
By Jennifer Donovan

Michigan Tech and Central Michigan University are partnering to offer a doctorate in physical therapy in the UP.

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Michigan Tech team members Chris Droste, in front, and John Laureto paddle  in the 2012 ASCE National Concrete Canoe Competition. ASCE photo

Concrete Canoe Takes Third Place in National Competition

July 10, 2012
By Marcia Goodrich

Best finish since 2005

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