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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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Susan Carol McCarthy

Michigan Tech Summer Reading Talk Brings Two Perspectives on Florida’s Racial Violence

August 26, 2009
By Marcia Goodrich

 

Susan Carol McCarthy, author of "Lay That Trumpet in Our Hands," and Evangeline Moore, daughter of slain civil rights activists Harry T. and Harriette M. Moore, address Michigan Tech students.

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From left, Students Christina Mishica and Kristen Monahan, with Michelle Bangen

Music with a Message

August 26, 2009
By John Gagnon

Using rock and roll to educate on the risks of drinking

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Lt. Col. James Spence

New Leader Commands Army ROTC Program

August 21, 2009
By John Gagnon

New Leader Commands Army ROTC Program

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Cafe staff

New Cafe Opens in the Library

August 18, 2009
By John Gagnon

Dining Services adds new venue

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Glenn D. Mroz

President Mroz Hosts Emeriti Faculty

August 13, 2009
By Jennifer Donovan

President Glenn Mroz hosted emeriti faculty at a luncheon in their honor.

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Chili Cookoff 2009-Relampago Blanco

Chili Chefs Square Off Over Beans and Meat

August 10, 2009
By Jennifer Donovan

Chili cooks from Forestry, Accounting Services and Sponsored Programs compete for awards in annual Chili Challenge. 

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Glen Mroz, Jerry Ziarno, and Mark Mitchell

Belly Laughs All Around: The 59ers Remember

August 10, 2009
By Dennis Walikainen

It started with certificates and pins awarded to the Class of 1959, as they joined the Golden M's: 50 years or more since graduating. Later, as the microphone was passed around, the stories began.

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Volleyball Coach Gonzalez

Michigan Tech Names Gonzalez Head Volleyball Coach

August 6, 2009
By Jennifer Donovan

Veteran volleyball coach Orlando Gonzalez has been named head coach of Michigan Tech's volleyball program.

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Firefighter Training

Tech Hosts "Hometown Heroes" Training for Emergency Responders

August 5, 2009
By Jennifer Donovan

Emergency responders practice firefighting, handling hazardous materials.

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