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Michigan Tech President Glenn D. Mroz

Michigan Tech President Tells House, Senate: Universities are the Engine Driving Economic Recovery

March 24, 2011
By Jennifer Donovan

President Glenn Mroz testifies before Michigan House and Senate higher education subcommittees in Lansing.

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Marty Richardson, Michigan Tech Board of Control

Governor’s Proposed Budget Cuts are Challenging But They Won’t Change Michigan Tech’s Strategic Priorities

February 24, 2011
By Jennifer Donovan

Richardson:  "We are confident that by continuing to follow our strategic plan, we will be able to weather the storm and come out a better university.”

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Michigan Tech President Glenn D. Mroz

Mroz Tells Campus University Will Stay on Track Despite Proposed Budget Cuts

February 21, 2011
By Jennifer Donovan

At a crowded campus forum on Monday, President Glenn Mroz discussed the implications for Michigan Tech of Governor Rick Snyder’s proposed 22 percent cut in state funds for the University.

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Governor Rick Snyder

Michigan Tech Prepares to Maintain Outstanding Education Despite Proposed Budget Cuts

February 17, 2011
By Jennifer Donovan

Governor Rick Snyder has announced his proposed budget for next year, including a 15 percent overall reduction in state appropriations for state universities. 

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New Board of Control members Julie Fream and Terry Woychowski

Governor Appoints Two Michigan Tech Board of Control Members

January 26, 2011
By Marcia Goodrich

Michigan Governor Rick Snyder has appointed two Michigan Tech alumni, Julie Fream and Terry Woychowski, to the University's Board of Control.

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Graduate student Patcharapol (Nook) Gorgitrattanagul works on his research.

Tech International Grad Student Enrollment Bucks National Trend

December 17, 2010
By Dennis Walikainen

Michigan Tech's international graduate student enrollment is increasing at a much faster pace than international graduate student enrollment nationwide.

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Lihui and Zhonghai Wang with their new baby, Alex.

A (Graduate) Family Affair

November 2, 2010
By Dennis Walikainen

Michigan Tech's Graduate School has established a new family leave policy that provides more comprehensive benefits for graduate students who become parents. 

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Artist's rendering of the new Seaman Mineral Museum. Provided by OHM

New Museum to Provide Better Access to Collections, Increased Visibility to Michigan Tech

October 27, 2010
By Marcia Goodrich

Building to welcome visitors in summer 2011

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Artist's rendering of the new Seaman Mineral Museum. OHM drawing.

Groundbreaking Wednesday for New Mineral Museum Building

October 22, 2010
By Marcia Goodrich

New Sharon Avenue site will provide better access to museum patrons

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The new residential apartment building has been named Hillside Place.

Michigan Tech Names New Residential Apartment Building Hillside Place

September 30, 2010
By Jennifer Donovan

The Michigan Tech Board of Control voted today to name the University's new residential apartment building Hillside Place.

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