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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

Tech Marks Fifth Straight Year of Enrollment Increases

Preliminary enrollment figures required by the state of Michigan have been tabulated by Michigan Technological University. At 7,319 students, Michigan Tech marks a fifth straight year of enrollment growth. With 51 students more than last year, this is the fourth straight year Michigan Tech has recorded its largest student body since . . . Read More

From Lubbock to Houghton

It was Michigan Tech's "wonderful reputation" that first got the attention of Audra Morse. That reputation was enough to convince her to leave Texas Tech to lead Michigan Tech's Department of Civil and Environmental . . . Read More

Going Long

Kearly Family Shapes Husky Football for Generations Tom Kearly is a Michigan Tech Football guy … no question about it. Kearly didn’t play football for the Huskies—he actually spent the first two decades of his coaching career somewhere else. But when he stepped down as the Huskies head coach last fall, he left as one of the biggest names in the program’s history, rivaled . . . Read More