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New Power Tour student volunteers insulated this attic.

Putting Education into Action: Michigan Tech Student Spearheads Energy Prize Project

January 27, 2015
By Monica Lester

A Michigan Tech graduate student leads a community-wide effort to win $5 million energy prize.

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Superior Ideas Challenges Enterprise Students to Help Fund Their Projects

January 26, 2015
By Monica Lester

Superior Ideas, Michigan Tech's crowdfunding site,  challenges Enterprise students to compete for matching funding.

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Pushpalatha Murthy (left) and Rohini Godbole at a STEM professional women's workshop in Bangalore.

Chemistry Professor Gives Women in STEM a Step Up

January 14, 2015
By Monica Lester

Chemistry Professor Pushpalatha Murthy helps women in STEM worldwide expand their career options. 

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Senior archivist Lindsay Hiltunen in the Michigan Tech Archives.

Michigan Tech Archivists Preserve the Past for the Future

November 17, 2014
By Monica Lester

Under archivists' skilled hands, the past comes back to life in the Archives at Michigan Tech.

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Rebecca Spencer (center) with her mother and father, Chiquita and Joseph Spencer, and her sisters.

Hands-On Engineering Education Spells Success for Detroit Student

November 10, 2014
By Jennifer Donovan

A student from Detroit finds an engineering home at Michigan Tech, DAPCEP and Marathon Petroleum Company. 

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A group of CBYX scholarship winners in Germany.

German Exchange Programs Broaden 3 Tech Students' Horizons

November 4, 2014
By Monica Lester

Three Michigan Tech students travel to Germany on competitive scholarships.

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Get WISE girls discovering how much fun engineering can be.

New Superior Ideas Projects Seek Donations for K-12 Outreach Programs

October 14, 2014
By Danny Messinger

Two new Superior Ideas crowdfunding projects help drawn young people into science, technology, engineering and math.

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A Michigan Tech student intern working at Nucor.

Michigan Tech Feeding Michigan's Appetite for Skilled STEM Workers

October 10, 2014
By Jennifer Donovan

October is STEM Careers Month, and Michigan Tech is stepping up to meet the challenge. 

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D80 Conference: Students Step Up to Help the Poorest 80%

October 8, 2014
By Monica Lester

At the annual D80 conference, student groups showcase their efforts to help underserved communities around the world. 

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Students experiment with a plasma ball at a Mind Trekkers science and engineering festival.

Dow Chemical Sponsors Great Lakes Bay Science & Engineering Festival at Delta College

September 22, 2014
By Jennifer Donovan

The Dow Chemical Company, MIchigan Tech Mind Trekkers and Delta College bring science and engineering fun to the Great Lakes Bay Area.

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