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Gary Fahnenstiel

Gary Fahnenstiel

'80

Gary Fahnenstiel was born in Saginaw, Michigan and has lived in the state his entire life. Gary earned his BS in Biology and Chemistry at Eastern Michigan University in 1978, but his vocation started at Michigan Technological University, where he had the chance to engage in research on Lake Superior as a MS student in Biological Sciences (’80). He pursued . . .

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Leann Nitschke

Leann Nitschke

'84

Leann graduated from Michigan Tech with a bachelor's degree in biological sciences in 1984. She continued her education by attending medical school and receiving her MD from the Medical College of Wisconsin in 1988. Leann completed her internship with surgical certification in 1989 at Blodgett Memorial Medical Center in Grand Rapids, Michigan, In 1994, she finished her surgical . . .

Distinguished Alumni

James Voogt

James Voogt

'66

Dr. James Voogt received his B.S. in Biological Sciences from Michigan Tech in 1966. He earned a Master's degree in 1968 and a Ph.D. in 1970 from Michigan State in Physiology. In 1971, after a post-doctoral year at the Department of Physiology at the University of California in San Francisco, he started his academic career as Assistant Professor in the Department . . .

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