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 

Smart Ships Coalition Launched

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Clock Tower Dedicated

Dedication ceremonies were held Aug. 2 for the Bernard Family Clock Tower, located between the Memorial Union and R.L. Smith ME-EM buildings on the Michigan Technological University Campus. Michigan Tech Alumni Board President Daniel Batten presided over the event alongside University President Richard Koubek and William ’69 . . . Read More

One of the Best: ME-EM Among Nation's Leaders in Enrollment and Degrees Awarded

The American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) has released its 2017 Engineering by the Numbers Report, which ranks universities in terms of student enrollment and in the number of undergraduate and graduate degrees awarded. Michigan Tech's Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics Department ranks in the top 10 nationally in both bachelor’s . . . Read More