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Officer Reid DeVoge

Meet Your New Neighbor: the Michigan Tech Police

February 4, 2014
By Danny Messinger

Police officer Reid DeVoge lives in a campus residence hall to connect one-on-one with students in a casual, meaningful, and novel way.

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The 11 Quintessential Sounds of Winter at Michigan Tech

January 29, 2014
By Danny Messinger

It’s a winter wonderland at Michigan Tech—and that’s just the way we like it. Here are the 11 most essential sounds of the season.

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The Michigan Tech Archives in the Van Pelt and Opie Library is now a Keweenaw National HIstorical Park heritage site.

Michigan Tech Archives Recognized as National Heritage Site

January 29, 2014
By Sarah Kelly

Michigan Tech Archives has been recognized as a Keweenaw National Historical Park heritage site.

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Students building statues during the All-Nighter, 2013.

Winter Carnival: It’s All About the Snow

January 28, 2014
By Marcia Goodrich

The theme: “Nostalgic Films of Childhood Days, Come to Life in Frosty Ways.”

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CSSA students perform a traditional Chinese dance.

Chinese Students Share Ancient, Modern Culture at Chinese Night

January 20, 2014
By Monica Lester

Chinese Night brings Chinese New Year food and entertainment to the Keweenaw. 

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Yawei Wei inspects the solar panels he and his family installed on his cousin's roof in the rural Chinese community of Zao Yuan.

Power to the People: Michigan Tech Student Brings Solar Energy to His Village in China

January 17, 2014
By Marcia Goodrich

A grad student puts his electrical engineering expertise to work back home in Shanxi Province.

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Mid Am Series Brings Skiers, Visitors to Keweenaw and Michigan Tech

December 17, 2013
By Dennis Walikainen

Mont Ripley is hosting one of four races in the top-flight ski competition.

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Snow Guns

9 Things that Make Winter Epic at Michigan Tech

December 10, 2013
By Kara Sokol

The calendar tells us that the official start to winter hits on December 21. But here at Michigan Tech, we’re just a little bit more ambitious than that. For the true winter lovers out there—the skiers, the snowboarders, the happy snow-angel makers—December at Tech is absolutely epic. Here are nine things that every true snow-loving Husky celebrates come early-winter time.

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Scott Usitalo

Fortune 150 Executive and Copper Country Native Scott Usitalo to Speak at Midyear Commencement

December 6, 2013
By Marcia Goodrich

More than 400 students to graduate

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Community ESL Presentation

New ESL Course Makes Life at Tech Easier for International Scholars’ Spouses

December 3, 2013
By Danny Messinger

A new seven-week crash-course in social English aims to make life in Houghton easier for spouses of international scholars.

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