Michigan Tech News

June 2010

Sean Gohman

Michigan Tech Researchers Uncover the Past at the Cliff Mine

June 25, 2010
By John Gagnon

Students are shedding new light on America's first commercially successful copper mine, which was abandoned over 100 years ago.

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Jeff Naber receives SAE McFarland Award.

Jeff Naber Receives SAE McFarland Award

June 17, 2010
By Jennifer Donovan

SAE International (Society of Automotive Engineers) has named Jeffrey D. Naber, associate professor of mechanical engineering, winner of the 2010 Forest R. McFarland Award.

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Paige Sleeman, daughter of Housing & Residential Life staff assistant Ginger Sleeman, checks out a DPSPS teddy bear.

Bear with Us: Teddy Bears Can Ease Children's Trauma

June 15, 2010
By Jennifer Donovan

Michigan Tech Department of Public Safety ad Police Services puts teddy bears in patrol cars for traumatized children.

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A worker uses a suction hose to remove oil washed ashore in Louisiana from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.

Gulf Oil Spill Experts from Michigan Tech

June 10, 2010
By Jennifer Donovan

Engineers, scientists and other experts from Michigan Technological University stand ready to help answer your questions about the Gulf oil spill.

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Hugh Gorman

Gorman, Perlinger Receive Fulbrights

June 4, 2010
By Marcia Goodrich

Destinations Norway and Panama

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Eyewitness to Disasters: Graduate Student Reports from Guatemala

June 4, 2010
By Dennis Walikainen

Peace Corps Master's International student Brianna Hetland was in Guatemala when Pacaya Volcano erupted and tropical storm Agatha hit.

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Associate Professor Brad King stands by a Space Simulation Vacuum Chamber

New Aerospace Center on Campus

June 2, 2010
By John Gagnon

US Air Force funds satellite research in aerospace center at Michigan Tech.

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Jeff Allen and PhD student Ezequiel Medici are conducting fuel cell research that won them the first Bhakta Rath Research Award.

Jeff Allen, Ezequiel Medici Win First Bhakta Rath Research Award

June 1, 2010
By Jennifer Donovan

Jeff Allen, associate professor of mechanical engineering-engineering mechanics, and his PhD student, Ezequiel Medici won the first Bhakta Rath Research Award for their work to improve water management in low-temperature fuel cells.

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