Fall 2013 Michigan Tech Magazine

Front Page

Alumni Way page of the print magazine.

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You Did It!

by Marcia Goodrich

Generations of Discovery: The Campaign for Michigan Tech has officially drawn to a close, leaving behind a lasting legacy for the University.

Alumni and friends gave $215,366,353 to Michigan Tech, eclipsing the initial goal of $200 million.

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"Through this campaign, so many people have come to see Michigan Tech as a place of consequence," says Vice President for Advancement Shea McGrew, left, during a conversation with Tech Fund Chair George Butvilas, center, and President Glenn Mroz.

Mission: Improbable

There were some arched eyebrows when Michigan Tech announced the goal for Generations of Discovery: The Campaign for Michigan Tech, back in 2006.

We asked three of the principals what it was like trying to raise $200 million. President Glenn Mroz, Vice President for Advancement Shea McGrew, and George Butvilas, who chairs the Michigan Tech Fund Board of Trustees, agreed to talk with us.

Here are some extracts from their chat over coffee in the library café.

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Visualization studio: larger-than-life data analysis

11 Great Things

Your gifts, both large and small, are already making a difference. Here are just a few examples that show how much you have done for Michigan Tech.

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by Danny Messinger

Ever wonder what today’s students are talking about? For an honest perspective on campus issues and events, we’ve pulled lines from a few recent articles in the Lode to illustrate what matters to students.

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