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spear point

Ancient Copper Spear Point in Special Exhibit at A. E. Seaman Mineral Museum

November 12, 2013
By Dennis Walikainen

Found by a Michigan Tech employee while she was wading in Portage Lake.

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Domestic Violence Awareness Month is a time to focus on responsible relationships at Michigan Tech.

Domestic Violence Awareness Projects Help Keep Everyone Safe

October 24, 2013
By Erika Vichcales

During Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Michigan Tech is sponsoring a number of self-protection and conciousness-raising projects.

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Students talk with representatives from Gerdau, a major steel industry company.

Steel is Real--and Growing

October 17, 2013
By Jennifer Donovan

Steel companies come to Tech to talk with students about careers in the steel industry.

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Orientation team leaders learn and teach cultural awareness.

Michigan Tech Receives Diversity Award for Second Year

October 17, 2013
By Jennifer Donovan

Michigan Tech receives INSIGHT into Diversity magazine's Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) award for the second year in a row.

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A blacksmith works his art and craft.

Blacksmithing: a Problem-Solving Art

October 16, 2013
By Monica Lester

Students forge ahead in the Michigan Tech Smithing Guild.

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Paul Sanders, left, and Patrick Quimby decanting molten red brass into the sand mold.

Brass University Seals to Grace the Memorial Union Kiosk

October 15, 2013
By Marcia Goodrich

Paul Sanders: "I think the University community will be very pleased."

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Nancy Auer with the bottle set loose by a Minnesota family near Thunder Bay. It found its way to her home near Eagle River.

Message in a Bottle: "Hello, fellow traveler."

October 14, 2013
By Marcia Goodrich

For 40 days and nights it drifted. Then Nancy Auer found it on her beach.

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Tech Student's Art to Hang in Michigan Capitol

October 14, 2013
By Danny Messinger

Michigan Tech computer science student Kaylee Edwards's art is on its way to the Michigan State capitol for a year-long exhibition celebrating university artists statewide. 

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Fall color on campus

Why Michigan Tech is Awesome in Autumn

October 9, 2013
By Kara Sokol

Fall is the golden season at Michigan Tech (literally). Here’s eight reasons why Michigan Tech is awesome in the autumn.

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Honors Institute Gets a Home to Call Its Own

October 3, 2013
By Karina Jousma

Honors Institute students move into Honors House, a newly renovated residence. 

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