Michigan Tech News

2011 Archive

Three Michigan Tech Faculty Win NSF CAREER Awards

May 24, 2011
By Jennifer Donovan

Three Michigan Tech faculty members have won CAREER Awards from the National Science Foundation.

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Bob Mark, professor of practice, School of Business and Economics

Campus Mourns Business Professor Bob Mark

May 23, 2011
By Dennis Walikainen

Bob Mark, professor of practice  in the School of Business and Economics, died on May 23, 2011 after a stroke.

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FEV CEO Gary Rogers, left, and 2011 SAE President Richard Kleine, right, present the Franz F. Pischinger Powertrain Innovation Award to John Johnson for lifetime achievement in powertrain research.

SAE Honors Johnson for Legacy of Powertrain Engineering Research

May 20, 2011
By Marcia Goodrich

Receives Pischinger Award for "outstanding innovation and lifetime achievement."

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Mel Pearson named Michigan Tech hockey coach.

Mel Pearson Named Michigan Tech Hockey Coach

May 6, 2011
By Wes Frahm

Michigan Tech has hired Mel Pearson as its head hockey coach.

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Shawn Bretting, a Senior Capstone Design team member, explains his team's Fernstrum keel cooler dynamic fatigue resistance project.

Students' Creative Problem Solving Helps Tech Alumni Tackle Engineering Issues

May 5, 2011
By Jennifer Donovan

Menominee engineering company run by alumni and Senior Capstone Design students at Michigan Tech team up.

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Martha Richardson and Stephen Hicks

Board of Control Approves Budget, Tuition for 2011-2012

April 29, 2011
By Jennifer Donovan

At its regular meeting, Michigan Tech's Board of Control approved a budget and tuition for the coming year.

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BonzAI Brawl mother ship

BonzAI! Let the Brawling Begin

April 28, 2011
By Marcia Goodrich

Last team standing wins

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Pushpalatha Murthy

Murthy Receives Distinguished Service Award

April 27, 2011
By Marcia Goodrich

For spearheading maternity leave policy, mentoring female faculty 

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AT&T Sponsors Michigan Tech Hands-On Science Shows Across Northern Michigan

April 27, 2011
By Jennifer Donovan

AT&T Michigan is sponsoring hands-on science shows by the Michigan Tech Mind Trekkers at four locations across northern Michigan.

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Trish Hokenson and Josh Strapec

Community Service Tradition Earns Two Tech Students Statewide Awards

April 26, 2011
By Jillian Schwab

Tech undergraduates Trish Hokenson and Josh Strapec are honored with Heart and Soul award for their community service.

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