Michigan Tech News

2007 Archive

NSF: Michigan Tech Research Up 12 Percent

August 2, 2007
By Marcia Goodrich

The National Science Foundation's report on research expenditures shows Michigan Technological University's research program grew 12 percent from FY2004 to FY2005, Provost and Vice President for Research David Reed told the Board of Control Aug. 2.

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Alumni Reunion Features Men’s Basketball, New Events

July 30, 2007
By Marcia Goodrich

Free trips on the research vessel, ice cream social

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Alumni to Be Honored at Awards Banquet

July 30, 2007
By Marcia Goodrich

Michigan Tech will honor the achievements of two alumni and a benefactor at the Alumni Reunion Banquet Friday, Aug. 3.

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Governor Appoints Steve Hicks to Michigan Tech Board of Control

July 26, 2007
By Jennifer Donovan

Marquette businessman Stephen J. Hicks has been appointed to Michigan Tech's Board of Control.

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Hembroff, Suits Win Michigan Tech Distinguished Teaching Awards

July 26, 2007
By Marcia Goodrich

A faculty member whose computing students learn the subtleties of public speaking and a physicist who once advised on pumpkin percussion are the 2007 winners of Michigan Tech's Distinguished Teaching Awards.

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Board of Control Passes Balanced Budget

July 21, 2007
By Marcia Goodrich

Michigan Technological University's Board of Control adopted a balanced budget Thursday, June 21, for the 2007-08 fiscal year, which begins July 1.

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Formula SAE Team Finishes in Top Half

July 21, 2007
By Marcia Goodrich

After surging up 40 places, students gear up for 2008.

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Scientists on the Trail of Pine-Killing Wasp

July 20, 2007
By Marcia Goodrich

Scientists have found another exotic bug in Michigan that eats native trees, but at this point, it appears that the sirex woodwasp won’t cause quite the same devastation as the emerald ash borer.

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Michigan Tech Helps State Get Cellulosic Ethanol Plant

July 19, 2007
By Jennifer Donovan

Wood to Wheels Research a Key Factor

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Michigan Tech Makes a Splash on iTunes U

July 18, 2007
By Marcia Goodrich

Students can take courses from astronomy to mammalogy at the campus that never sleeps.

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