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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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Students compete at Michigan Tech's first ever League of Legends tournament

Out of This (Virtual) World: Students Host League of Legends Tournament

March 19, 2012
By Danny Messinger

Mixing classroom principles and a fun computer game competition was no problem for Michigan Tech students who organized the University's first League of Legends Tournament.

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New Sled Will Help EMS on the Trails

February 23, 2012
By Dennis Walikainen

A new snowmobile/sled combination will aid the Emergency Medical Services team in getting to winter recreation accidents.

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Michigan Tech is celebrating National Engineers Week, honoring the life-changing achievements of engineers everywhere.

Michigan Tech Celebrates National Engineers Week, Feb. 19-25

February 15, 2012
By Marcia Goodrich

Winter Baja, E-Cake, and lots more cool engineering stuff for everyone

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Phi Kappa Tau

Phi Kappa Tau Takes First in Fraternity Statue Competition; Theta Chi Epsilon Tops Women’s Groups

February 9, 2012
By Dennis Walikainen

Phi Kappa Tau won the Fraternity Division in the snow statue competition at Michigan Tech's Winter Carnival.

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Winter Carnival 2012 first-place statue in the fraternity division,

Statues Stand Tall In Spite of Weather Warm-up

February 9, 2012
By Danny Messinger

Unseasonably warm temperatures didn't stop Michigan Tech students from putting on a spectacular snow statue show at the University's 2012 Winter Carnival celebration. 

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