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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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family

Three Generations, Seven Graduates, One Family

May 1, 2014
By Sarah Kelly

The Kilpela family will celebrate their seventh Michigan Tech graduate Saturday at Spring Commencement.

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Leland D. Melvin

Former Astronaut and NASA Official to Speak at Michigan Tech Commencement May 3

April 18, 2014
By Marcia Goodrich

Ceremonies will honor nearly 1,000 graduates

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Bounce-o-rama 2014 was a howling success.

Up in the Air: Bounce-o-rama Raises Funds, Spirits

April 15, 2014
By Kevin Hodur

Bounce-o-rama, hosted by Michigan Tech's Student-Athlete Advisory Council (SAAC), is a fundraiser for the Make-a-Wish foundation. And a can't-miss event on the elementary school social calendar.

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