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Alpha Kappa Psi, professional business fraternity, helped stage the Career Fair. From left: Jonathan  Clifton, Shandre Huff, Keshon Moorehead, and Tom Brindley.

Career Fair Is All About Prospects

September 30, 2009
By John Gagnon

Students, companies compare notes for job opportunities at Tech's fall Career Fair.

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Dyke Family and Recipients

Remembering Erick: Largest Memorial Scholarship Fund Honors Computer Science Alumnus

September 30, 2009
By Dennis Walikainen

Michigan Tech alumnus Erick Dyke ’91 was remembered as a student who studied everything but his studies for a while. Then he met his future wife, Michelle (Gornowicz), also a 1991 Michigan Tech graduate. He started focusing on school, received his computer science degree and launched a successful video game development company, n-Space.

Erick passed away recently, but his memory lives on through an endowed scholarship fund, the largest such fund in the University’s history.

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Powderpuff Football 2008

Homecoming 2009: More Fun than a Castle of Mashed Potatoes

September 30, 2009
By Marcia Goodrich

Michigan Tech’s 2009 Homecoming features three hockey games, two football games (one NCAA, one not), a parade, alumni broomball, the traditional hilarity involving cardboard boats, and lots more.

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Blizzard T. Husky at Family Weekend 2008

Michigan Tech Family Weekend Oct. 2-4

September 23, 2009
By Marcia Goodrich

Over 300 families coming to experience Tech and the Copper Country

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Dancing with Diversity

September 19, 2009
By John Gagnon

Michigan Tech "Dances with Diversity" and celebrates Parade of Nations. 

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Community residents from Nepal showcase the traditional clothing of their homeland during a past Parade of Nations.

Parade of Nations Celebrates MultiCultural Character of Michigan Tech

September 11, 2009
By John Gagnon

70 nations will be represented in the 2009 Parade of Nations.

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Michigan Tech Enrollment Rises

Michigan Tech Enrollment Increases Again

September 10, 2009
By Jennifer Donovan

Michigan Tech's enrollment rose again this school year, topping last year's number.

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Susan Carol McCarthy

Fear Factor: Students Discuss Underlying Drivers of Racism

September 2, 2009
By Marcia Goodrich

Michigan Tech students explore underlying causes of hatred and violence with "Lay That Trumpet in Our Hands" author Susan Carol McCarthy

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Evangeline Moore

Evangeline Moore on Life as a Harbinger of Change

September 2, 2009
By Marcia Goodrich

The daughter of slain civil rights activists tells what got her through and keeps her going.

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Amanda Guza

Raindrops and cheering in the woods: Cross country running season kicks off

August 28, 2009
By Dennis Walikainen

The atmosphere at Tech’s first cross country meet was low-key, and the trail was soggy. Coach Joe Haggenmiller wasn’t too concerned about finishes by his teams of men and women runners.

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