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Duane Thayer

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 . . .

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Jacqueline Wahl

Jacqueline Wahl

'84

Jacqueline received a Bachelor of Science in Metallurgical Engineering from Michigan Technological University in 1984. In 1987 she received her Master of Science in Metallougy from Renssaelar Polytechnic Institute (Hartford Graduate Center). She started her career at United Technologies, Pratt And Whitney in 1984. Since then she has held positions at Sundstrand . . .

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Gary Halverson

Gary Halverson

'81

Gary Halverson earned a BS in Metallurgical and Materials Engineering from Michigan Tech in 1981. He is currently an Independent Consultant to the Mining Industry and resides in Salt Lake City, Utah. He was President and CEO of Cliffs Natural Resources from 2013-14 overseeing a Fortune 500 Company with coal and iron ore assets in the US, Canada and Australia. . . .