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Keeping it Safe on Mont Ripley’s Lift

September 13, 2012
By Dennis Walikainen

Mont Ripley Ski Hill conducts safety tests on one of its chairlifts.

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Loki adopted his new family.

Cat-astrophe Averted, Loki Finds a New Home

August 20, 2012
By Jennifer Donovan

Loki the kitten takes a hazardous road to adoption.

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Suk-Jun returns Jonathan Clifton's wallet.

Honesty is the Korean Policy

June 12, 2012
By Jennifer Donovan


Korean student reaches across the ocean to return Tech student's lost wallet.

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Chanavia Smith is getting ready for a year of study in Japan.

From Detroit to Houghton to Japan

June 8, 2012
By Jennifer Donovan

Student from Detroit wins Gilman International Scholarship for study in Japan.

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At G&A Garden Center, Amber Campbell grows and sells a wide variety of plants.

A Growing Concern

June 4, 2012
By Jennifer Donovan

Student entrepreneur brings a wealth of flowers, herbs, fruits and vegetables to Houghton gardeners.

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Martha Sullivan

Sullivan to Address Graduates at Michigan Tech Spring Commencement

April 19, 2012
By Marcia Goodrich

The University will honor the achievements of more than 1,000 students 

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Crystal Verran works out on an elliptical machine under the watchful eye of personal trainer and kinesiology student Rosanna Chopp.

Sweating It Out with Employee Fitness Programs

April 17, 2012
By Jillian Schwab

SWEAT. SDC community programs, TechFit, HuskyPAW—there are many ways to get fit at Michigan Tech.

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Michigan Tech celebrates GLBTQ Pride Week

Something to Drag About—Michigan Tech Celebrates Pride Week

April 2, 2012
By Danny Messinger

Film screenings, guest speakers, fun events, the popular drag show and more highlight Keweenaw Pride's annual Pride Week April 1-6. 

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Michigan Tech student Emily Baker models cap and gown made from recycled plastic water bottles.

Recycled Plastic Water Bottles Become Commencement Caps & Gowns

March 27, 2012
By John Gagnon

Starting with the spring 2012 Commencement, Michigan Tech's caps and gowns will be made from recycled plastic water bottles.

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Michigan Tech student Emily Baker models cap and gown made from recycled plastic water bottles.

Used Water Bottles Become Commencement Caps & Gowns

March 27, 2012
By Jennifer Donovan

Starting with the spring 2012 Commencement, Michigan Tech's graduates will wear caps and gowns made from recycled plastic water bottles. 

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