Michigan Tech News


Terry Woychowski (left) and Russ Gronevelt

Governor Appoints Two Michigan Tech Board of Control Members

April 2, 2010
By Jennifer Donovan

The Governor has appointed Terry Woychowski and reappointed Russ Gronevelt to the Michigan Tech Board of Control.

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President Glenn Mroz

Michigan Tech's Board of Control Extends President's Contract

March 5, 2010
By Marcia Goodrich

Contract extended until June 30, 2014

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Financial aid helps make Michigan Tech affordable

Michigan Tech Board of Control Makes Strong Commitment to Student Financial Assistance

March 4, 2010
By Jennifer Donovan

At its March 2010 meeting, the Michigan Technological University Board of Control announced a significant increase in financial aid for students struggling to afford a college education.

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Max Seel, provost and vice president for academic affairs

Michigan Tech Names Max Seel Provost, Vice President for Academic Affairs

February 15, 2010
By Jennifer Donovan

Michigan Tech has appointed Max Seel provost and vice president of academic affairs.

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Lenora Ashford

Michigan Tech Reaches Out to K-12 Students, Teachers

December 11, 2009
By Jennifer Donovan

Michigan Tech's Board of Control impressed with range and scope of University's K-12 education outreach.

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Pete Pelissero, manager of Fleet Services, oversees the effort to switch to hybrid vehicles, including nine SUVs for admission representatives.

Michigan Tech Fleet Services Goes Green

November 25, 2009
By John Gagnon

Tech begins switch to hybrid vehicles

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David House

Philanthropic Support for Michigan Tech Continues Strong

October 8, 2009
By Jennifer Donovan

Philanthropic support for Michigan Tech continues strong, with several recent gifts including one to endow a new House Professorship and another bringing varsity women's soccer to the University.

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Promise logo

Michigan Promise and Competitive Scholarships under the Budget Knife

September 25, 2009
By Dennis Walikainen

As part of the ongoing budget strife in Michigan, the Michigan Promise and Competitive Scholarships were cut Wednesday and restored Thursday. The debate will be ongoing until the budget is voted on next Tuesday, September 29. If these programs are eliminated, it will reduce approximately $3 million in funding for more than 1,800 Michigan Tech students.

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Russell A. Gronevelt

Michigan Tech Sets Budget and Tuition

July 16, 2009
By Jennifer Donovan

At its regular meeting in Houghton today, Michigan Technological University’s Board of Control approved a general fund operating budget of nearly $155 million for fiscal year 2010, which began July 1. The budget included new tuition and room and board rates.

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Tweaking the Strategic Plan

July 1, 2009
By Jennifer Donovan

The University's updated Strategic Plan, due to be considered for approval by the Board of Control at its July meeting, features a number of revisions.

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