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Michigan Tech's Steel Bridge team took two first places and fourth overall in national competition.

Steel Bridge Team Earns 2 Firsts, Fourth Overall in National Competition

June 11, 2012
By Jennifer Donovan

Michigan Tech team brings home 2 first places,  fourth overall in National Student Steel Bridge Competition.

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Adrienne Minerick

Adrienne Minerick Receives Williams Award for Innovative Teaching

May 24, 2012
By Dennis Walikainen

Recognized for energizing graduate education, encouraging students to think beyond traditional models 

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Martha Sloan

Martha Sloan Receives Distinguished Service Award

May 24, 2012
By John Gagnon

"I don't think she realizes what an impact she has on so many faculty because she sincerely wants everyone to excel and do well."

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Roger Woods

Cantrell, Woods Receive Distinguished Teaching Awards

May 22, 2012
By Marcia Goodrich

Honored for their teaching skills and exceptional outreach to students

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Durdu Guney, center, has received a 2012 Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award. Also pictured are Vice President for Research David Reed, left, and Michigan Tech President Glenn Mroz.

Michigan Tech's Durdu Guney Receives ORAU Award

May 18, 2012
By Marcia Goodrich

To advance his research into metamaterials and superlenses

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Biomedical engineering student Hal Holmes wins Goldwater Scholarship.

Biomedical Engineering Student Wins Goldwater Scholarship

April 3, 2012
By Jennifer Donovan

Biomedical engineering student Hal Holmes has been named a Goldwater Scholar.

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Dean Johnson

Dean Johnson Named Michigan Professor of the Year

April 3, 2012
By Dennis Walikainen

 Dean Johnson, associate professor in the School of Business and Economics, has been named Michigan Professor of the Year.

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Chemical engineering PhD student Brett Spigarelli with his team's carbon dioxide scrubber. His prize-winning poster focussed on improving the scrubber's efficiency. Sarah Bird photo

Michigan Tech Chemical Engineering Students Place First and Third in SME International Research Competition

March 15, 2012
By Marcia Goodrich

Spigarelli and Haselhuhn recognized for research in CO2 scrubbing, iron-ore processing

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Georgerobinsonite, a newly discovered mineral named for A.E. Seaman Mineral Museum Curator George Robinson.

New Mineral Named for Seaman Museum Curator

February 29, 2012
By Jennifer Donovan

A new mineral found in an Arizona mine has been named georgerobinsonite, in honor of George W. Robinson, curator of Michigan Tech's A.E. Seaman Mineral Museum.

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on-campus residency

Tech MBA Online Ranked Among US News and World Report’s Honor Roll Programs

January 10, 2012
By Dennis Walikainen

The Michigan Tech School of Business and Economics' Tech MBA Online makes the honor roll of the first U.S. News online graduate business rankings.

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