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10 Reasons why Michigan Tech's Gardens are Awesome

July 22, 2013
By Travis Gendron

Of all the things Michigan Tech is known for, you might be surprised to know that incredible gardens top the list. Sprinting across campus to make your next class can make it easy to miss the beautiful campus landscaping. For those who don’t have time to stop and smell the roses, we rounded up some photos that answer the question: “What makes Michigan Tech’s gardens so awesome?”

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Tyler Losinski

Commencement 2013: The Last Day, the First Day

May 6, 2013
By Kevin Hodur

The Commencement ceremony is a celebration, but it is also a transition from one stage of life to another. On Saturday, we got a glimpse of the future with the first day of nearly 1,000 of our students as they became Michigan Tech graduates and alumni.

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Campus, Two Weeks Before Commencement

Late Spring Puts the Pressure on Facilities Management

April 26, 2013
By Kevin Hodur

Spring on campus usually runs like clockwork. This year, however, winter  hung on longer than usual, putting a lot of pressure on Facilities Management to get campus ready for Spring Commencement and summer months that follow.

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Chang Kyoung Choi, faculty advisor to the Korean Student Association.

South Koreans at Michigan Tech Hold on to Hope for their Homeland

April 26, 2013
By Jennifer Donovan

South Koreans express both concern and hope for the situation between North and South Korea.

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David Barnes

IBM Technology Strategist to Speak to Spring Graduates

April 23, 2013
By Dennis Walikainen

University to honor nearly 1,000 students at commencement

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Work from the 2013 Student Art and Design Show

Tech Teaches Creativity of Many Kinds

April 23, 2013
By Kevin Hodur

The annual Student Art and Design Show is an exhibition of the fruits of the creativity of students taking courses in Visual and Performing Arts (VPA). With all of the technical talent on campus, it can be easy to overlook the artistic creativity of Tech students.

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Michigan Tech Named a Bike Friendly University

April 22, 2013
By Jennifer Donovan

The League of American Bicyclists has named Michigan Tech a Bicycle Friendly University.

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The colors of the rainbow on

Colors Fly for Annual Pride Week Events

March 15, 2013
By Danny Messinger

Michigan Tech has numerous events scheduled for Pride Week, March 18-23, 2013.

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Tech women are active in campus life.

Women’s History Month—Honoring and Educating Tech’s Extraordinary Females

March 5, 2013
By Danny Messinger

March at Michigan Tech is  full of events celebrating Women's History Month. 

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Puff the Magic Sledder: PhD Student Races Snowmobiles Professionally

March 4, 2013
By Dennis Walikainen

When she's not studying, PhD candidate Jennifer Fuller conquers hills and and endurance runs as a professional snowmobile racer for Bunke Racing and Polaris.

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