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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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The first line of defense against the flu

Better Safe Than Sorry: Swine Flu Preparation at Michigan Tech

August 27, 2009
By Marcia Goodrich

Vaccinations, health recommendations and more

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Ski Hill Snow Guns

Gunning for Even Better Skiing: Mt. Ripley Improvements Continue

August 27, 2009
By Dennis Walikainen

Late August might seem an odd time of the year to discuss skiing, but Nick Sirdenis will chat about the sport and Mont Ripley Ski Hill anytime. In fact, he and his crew are quite busy on this sunny, mid-60s Wednesday, and, in part, it’s El Niño’s fault.

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