Alumni and Friends Highlights

The School has nearly 3,000 graduates in all 50 states and 20 foreign countries who represent careers in natural-resource management, research, education, business, industry, and other areas. We like to stay connected with our alumni, so please keep us posted on your achievements and milestones. You can tell us about your career, share a story, post a discussion question, submit an old photo, or read our newsletters— all on the School's social network page. Please share!

What are our graduates doing?

Jason Caron


Find out here! Our graduates have successful careers in a variety of areas, including natural resources, business, and academia. Read what they say about their career pathways and the value of a Michigan Tech education.

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Norman Remington


Norm is a 1961 graduate of the School of Forest Resources and Environmental Science. He began his 34-year career with the Michigan Department of Agriculture, Pesticide and Plant Pest Management Division, in 1963 as an inspector working with a cereal leaf beetle and nursery inspection program.

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Daniel Kretz

'70, '72

Dan graduated in 1970 with a BS degree in forestry and continued his education by earning a master’s degree in business administration from Michigan Tech. While a student at Tech he was active in Xi Sigma Pi, Blue Key, Air Force ROTC and he played football for MTU.

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Marjorie Naidich


Marjorie (Ely) Naidich was named to lead New York City's Reforestation Initiative in 2009. She is responsible for new capital contracting and an expanded NYC Park & Recreation Department's Natural Resources Group. New York City's Reforestation initiative is one of 127 launched in 2007 as part Mayor Bloomberg's "PlaNYC" to make the City greener and sustainable by the year 2030. This reforestation . . .