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Manufacturing engineering is a  field much in demand.

Michigan Tech Receives $110,000 from GM Foundation for Manufacturing Engineering, Other Programs

February 8, 2016
By Jennifer Donovan

GM Foundation gives Michigan Tech $110,000 to support new manufacturing engineering program. 

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Kitty Williams' and Jamie Aneshansel's miners design helps birds see and avoid windows.

Art and Science Join Hands to Prevent Bird-Window Collisions

February 2, 2016
By Mary LeDoux

VPA design students create window applications that may save birds from collisions with windows.  

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High school girls discover the excitement of computer science during Michigan Tech's summer program, Women in Computing Sciences.

Three Michigan Universities Receive Pacesetters Awards to Attract More Women to Computer Science

January 28, 2016
By Jennifer Donovan

Michigan Tech, Michigan State and the University of Michigan receive Pacesetters grants to help increase the numbers of women in computing education and careers.

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Martin Aksentowitz in a San Isabel Land Protection Trust forest.

Classes Plus AmeriCorps VISTA Equals a Michigan Tech Master's Degree

January 27, 2016
By Jennifer Donovan

Michigan Tech partners with the US Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and enforcement to help graduate students earn a master's degree by combining classwork and AmeriCorps VISTA service.

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Charles Van Karsen teaches Michigan Tech mechanical engineering students to use Altair's modeling and simulation software.

Modeling and Simulation: Physics and Math Become a Design Tool

January 26, 2016
By Jennifer Donovan

Michigan Tech adopts Altair modeling and simulation software in its mechanical engineering curriculum.

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Michigan Tech offers online  Master's and PhD programs in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering and hybrid electric-drive vehicle engineering.

US News Ranks Michigan Tech’s Online Graduate Engineering Programs

January 12, 2016
By Jennifer Donovan

Michigan Tech online graduate engineering programs do well in US News & World Report rankings. 

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Women and minorities make up more of the Michigan Tech student body than ever.

Michigan Tech's Female, Graduate Enrollment Soars

September 10, 2015
By Jennifer Donovan

Michigan Tech reports record female, graduate enrollment and retention rate of first-year students returning for their second year.

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Employers rank Michigan Tech students among the best.

US News Ranks Michigan Tech Undergraduate Education in 2016 Best Colleges List

September 9, 2015
By Jennifer Donovan

US News & World Report ranks Michigan Tech undergraduate engineering programs in the top half of engineering programs nationwide.

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Maryam Khaksari, left, and Andrea Bouman chat during a break at the Keweenaw Medical Conference, Aug. 29. Khaksari, a Michigan Tech PhD student, was presenting at the conference. Bouman a Tech Alumna was attending as a 4th-year medical student.

Pre-Med, Medical Students, Physicians and Researchers Network at Keweenaw Medical Conference

August 31, 2015
By Mark Wilcox

Pre-med students get a taste of the world of medical practice and research at the Third Annual Keweenaw Medical Conference. 

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Payscale.com ranks small schools with a STEM focus high for mid-casreer salaries of graduates.

Michigan Tech Top Public University in State for Mid-Career Earnings of Graduates

August 28, 2015
By Jennifer Donovan

Michigan Tech graduates earn more at mid-career than those of any other public university in Michigan.

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