Michigan Tech News


Charles Van Karsen teaches Michigan Tech mechanical engineering students to use Altair's modeling and simulation software.

Modeling and Simulation: Physics and Math Become a Design Tool

January 26, 2016
By Jennifer Donovan

Michigan Tech adopts Altair modeling and simulation software in its mechanical engineering curriculum.

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Local contractors are hard at work, renovating Daniell Heights apartments.

Michigan Tech Begins $24 Million in Construction Projects

December 18, 2015
By Jennifer Donovan

Board of Trustees hears about economic impact of campus construction, approves 2016-2017 room and board rates.

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From the left, Kui Zhang, Dave House and Min Song.

House Family Foundation Gives $2.3 Million for Endowed Professorships, Graduate Student Assistantships

December 15, 2015
By Jennifer Donovan

Alumnus Dave House donates $2.3 million to endow two professorships, three graduate student assistantships in computer science and mathematical sciences.

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Athena 3-D printer

Meet Athena: Michigan Tech's Latest Manufacturing Marvel

November 17, 2015
By Cyndi Perkins

Athena is a new robot designed to expand the scope of 3-D technology.

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Jill Poliskey, a Portage Health Foundation undergraduate research scholar,  works with Eric Friesen from Nicaragua to build 3-D printing technology for students in his country.

MichiganTech Professor, Student Help Bring 3-D Printing to Nicaragua

November 17, 2015
By Monica Lester

Michigan Tech helps provide 3-D printers for Nicaragua.  

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Ford grant will help Michigan Tech students recycle plastics for  3-D printing.

Three C Goes 3-D: Enterprise Team's Recycling Plan Earns Ford College Community Challenge Award

November 11, 2015
By Cyndi Perkins

A new Ford College Community Challenge Grant will help Michigan Tech's Open Source Hardware Enterprise team to recycle plastics to make inexpensive 3-D printer filament.

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Michigan Technology University will sponsor Career FEST Industry Days giving students a chance to get a hands-on look at various industries.

Career FEST Begins September 3

September 1, 2015
By Mark Wilcox

In preparation for the Fall Career Fair, September 29, students at Michigan Technological University will have the chance to experience several industries through "hands on" activities at Career FEST, beginning September 3. 

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Senior Design Team members Kyle Myszka and Annie LeSage present their team's winning poster at the 2015 Design Expo.

Swapping Copper for Aluminum: Senior Design Study Could Help Automakers Lighten the Load

July 17, 2015
By Marcia Goodrich

Materials Science and Engineering Students' Corrosion Experiments Earn Top Honors in Design Expo.

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Michigan Tech's GM Foundation-supported Baja team competing in Backwoods Baja in Wisconsin in October.

Michigan Tech Receives $100,000 from General Motors Foundation

November 3, 2014
By Jennifer Donovan

GM Foundation gives Michigan Tech $100,00 to support a variety of student educational activities and diversity initiatives.

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Employers and students packed the SDC at Tech's largest Career Fair ever.

Fall Career Fair 2014: Students, Employers Ready

October 2, 2014
By Kevin Hodur

The fall Career Fair is bigger than ever: Tech students and employers from around the world came out in droves.

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