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Alexis Schroeder (right) and a teammate sweep the ice to help direct the stone.

Michigan Tech Students Compete in National Junior Curling Championships

January 29, 2015
By Jennifer Donovan

Three Tech students sweep and throw their way to National Junior Curling Championships.

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1st Element sustainable bamboo-framed sunglasses.

Student Entrepreneurs Launch Sustainable Sunglasses Company

January 20, 2015
By Monica Lester

Student entrepreneur launches a sustainable sunglasses company.

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Birds calling, waves splashing, snow being shoveled and other  sounds of the natural world around us bring a new dimension to the visually striking Forestry atrium.

Soundscape Brings an Auditory Aesthetic to Forestry Atrium

January 15, 2015
By Monica Lester

Faculties from three colleges and schools collaborate to produce Michigan Tech's first soundscape.

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Biological Sciences  Professor Nancy Auer with the drifter that traveled all the way across Lake Superior.

A Drifter's Voyage across the Big Lake

December 8, 2014
By Jennifer Donovan

A drifter set afloat by a scientist on the north shore of Lake Superior finds its way to the beachfront of another scientist at Michigan Tech.   

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Biking Houghton's waterfront trail

Outdoor Nation Campus Challenge Asks: Is Michigan Tech the Most Outdoorsy?

September 26, 2014
By Danny Messinger

Michigan Tech’s scenic and wild side sets us apart; now it’s time to earn bragging rights for how much we use these assets to our advantage through the Outdoor Nation Campus Challenge. 

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All the colors of the rainbow signify Pride Week.

Making Michigan Tech a Safe Place

September 23, 2014
By Monica Lester

Safe Place training helps faculty and staff learn to support gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and queer students.  

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Michigan Tech celebrates diversity.

Michigan Tech Wins 2014 Diversity Award

September 16, 2014
By Jennifer Donovan

Tech honored for diversity efforts for the third year in a row. 

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The Grass is Always (Going to Be) Greener: Tech Welcomes New Master Gardener

May 15, 2014
By Danny Messinger

Quincy Higgins Arney, Tech's new master gardener, sets out to make campus even more picturesque than before.

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A sea of stories and support behind the Class of 2014

Ten Times Over

May 7, 2014
By Kevin Hodur

Commencement is the culmination of years of study and millions of stories. The web of support standing with each graduate makes them who they are. This is one of them.

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August, Charlotte and Elizabeth Skultety are all set for Commencement.

The Littlest "Graduate" Celebrates Her Parents' Commencement

May 2, 2014
By Erika Vichcales

Husband and wife both graduate from Michigan Tech as their 3-year-old daughter wears cap and gown in their honor.

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