Michigan Tech News

January 2009

Jeff Allen to Receive 2009 SAE Teetor Award

January 29, 2009
By Marcia Goodrich

Jeffrey Allen, an assistant professor of mechanical engineering-engineering mechanics, has been selected to receive a 2009 SAE Ralph R. Teetor Educational Award.

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Family with Local Roots Supports Tech

January 28, 2009
By Marcia Goodrich

Marshalls endow $700,000 scholarship fund

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Drill Here! Locating Drinking Water Under Challenging Conditions

January 27, 2009
By Jennifer Donovan

Michigan Tech researchers have developed a technique using satellite images to locate the best place to drill for water in volcanic ground.

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Physics Professor Max Seel Named Interim Provost at Michigan Tech

January 23, 2009
By Jennifer Donovan

Max Seel, professor of physics and longtime dean of the College of Sciences and Arts, has been named interim provost and vice president for academic affairs.

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Clean Snowmobile Challenge Marks 10th Anniversary

January 21, 2009
By Marcia Goodrich

When the SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge kicks off March 16, 2009, at Michigan Technological University, it will celebrate a milestone: a decade devoted to developing greener, quieter snow machines.

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Richard, Elizabeth Henes Endow Professorship in Mathematical Sciences at Michigan Tech

January 15, 2009
By Jennifer Donovan

Michigan Tech alumnus Richard Henes and his wife, Elizabeth, are endowing a new professorship in mathematical sciences.

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Michigan Tech, General Motors, Engineering Society of Detroit Work Together to Retrain Displaced Automotive Engineers

January 12, 2009
By Jennifer Donovan

Michigan Tech is partnering with GM and the Engineering Society of Detroit to retrain displaced automotive engineeers

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Michigan Tech Provost Accepts Presidency of Canadian University

January 9, 2009
By Jennifer Donovan

Lesley Lovett-Doust has accepted the presidency of Nipissing University in North Bay, Ontario.

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