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Mark Wilcox

Mark Wilcox

News Writer

Mark is a veteran Upper Peninsula journalist and former managing editor of the Houghton Daily Mining Gazette. Mark's work has been honored by the Associated Press, Michigan Press Association and the Upper Peninsula Good News Awards. He enjoys fishing and spending time, along with his wife Maryann, with their grandchildren. Mark regularly appears in Michigan Tech Theatre Company productions.

Most Recent Stories

Susan Liebau Wins 2017 Diversity Award

Established in 2014, Michigan Technological University's Diversity Award recognizes the accomplishments of a Michigan Tech faculty or staff member who contributes to diversity and inclusion through exemplary leadership and . . . Read More

2017 Spring Commencement

The makeup of the student body of Michigan Technological University in 1967 was quite different than it is today. At this year’s spring commencement Saturday, the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering will award 12 bachelor’s degrees to women. In 1967 there was only one electrical engineering degree presented to a female. It was the first EE degree ever earned by a woman, . . . Read More