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Duane Thayer

'62, '59

Retired Michigan Technological University Materials Science and Engineering BS EMY 1959, BS EMY 1962 Duane “Dewey” graduated from Michigan Tech with both his B.S. & M.S. degrees in Metallurgical and Materials Engineering in 1959 and 1962. Also served 3 years in the U.S. Marine Corps. Dewey retired from Michigan Tech in January 1997 and became emeritus professor in the fall of 1997. In his spare time, . . .

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Jennifer Trice

'87, '89

Why did you choose Michigan Tech? Michigan Tech’s rating as a top engineering school with all of the major disciplines since I was undeclared for a major at first.  The other deciding factor was looking at a map.  My family had a long history of vacationing in lower Michigan so I had a fond place in my heart for Michigan.  Even though I had not been to the UP, when I looked at a map, I was sure . . .

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Rani Finstad

'79

Rani received her Bachelor of Science in Metallurgical and Materials Engineering in 1979 from Michigan Technological University and a Master of Science in Metallurgical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin­, Madison. Rani completed the Manufacturing Executive Program at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor in 1995 and attended the Center for Creative Leadership in 1996. She began a career with General . . .