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 

2018 Midyear Commencement

Terry Woychowski will deliver the commencement address. Woychowski, who graduated from Michigan Tech with a bachelor’s in mechanical engineering in 1978, is vice president of advanced technology at LINK Engineering Company and president of Level V Advising, an engineering consulting and leadership development company. Additionally, he will complete . . . Read More

A Family Affair

On August 2, the Bernard Family Clock Tower was officially dedicated. Located between the Memorial Union and R. L. Smith buildings, the 37-foot tower with four clocks and a large bell, can be seen and heard, both on and off campus. Play Bernard Family Clock Tower Construction and Dedication video Bernard Family . . . Read More

Two New Endowed Professorships Appointed

Paul Sanders is the recipient of the Patrick Horvath Endowed Professorship of Materials Science and Engineering (MSE) and Joshua Pearce has been named the Richard Witte Endowed Professor of Materials Science and Engineering. A distinguished record Sanders is an associate professor of materials science and engineering and an . . . Read More