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.

His Beats

  • VPA, Humanities, Cognitive & Learning Sciences, Social Sciences
  • CDI/Diversity
  • K-12/Youth Programs
  • Student Activities/Student Affairs/Financial Aid/Advancement
  • ROTC

Recent Stories 

41 North Film Festival: Connections Near and Far

What may seem far away is often closer than we think. Arizona mining history tied to our own industrial past, health care providers in a rural area much like the Upper Peninsula, and undocumented Dreamers in a new film by Keweenaw-native Heather Courtney ( Where Soldiers Come From) , . . . Read More

Save the Date: Michigan–Finland Summit on Forest Biomaterials

The Michigan–Finland Summit on Forest Bioproducts on Oct. 17 and 18 in Michigan Technological University's Memorial Union Building will explore opportunities in the fast-growing forest bioproducts industry. Many of the industry's major players will be on hand. Researchers in the biomaterials . . . Read More