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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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Tess Ahlborn

Ahlborn Named PCI Fellow

November 4, 2011
By Marcia Goodrich

For "outstanding contributions to the precast prestressed concrete industry."

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Members of Michigan Tech's student chapter of the American Chemical Society, 2011

Michigan Tech Students Honored by American Chemical Society

November 2, 2011
By Marcia Goodrich

Group earns Commendable Chapter Award

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self portrait

Engineering Student Garners Statewide Art Recognition

October 11, 2011
By Dennis Walikainen

Mechanical engineering student Jared Schlueter's self portrait in pencil has been chosen to hang in the Michigan Legislature's House Office Building in Lansing for the next year.

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Wayne Pennington

Pennington Named President of American Geosciences Institute

October 5, 2011
By Danny Messinger

The 250,000-member AGI is a federation of 50 professional associations

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