Michigan Tech News


Winners of the Michigan Tech Alumni Association awards, from the left: Joseph Nowosad, Susan Korpela, John Fenn, Lynda Fenn, Justin Fitch, B. Patrick Joyce

Michigan Tech Alumni Association Presents 2015 Awards

August 11, 2015
By Mark Wilcox

The Michigan Tech Alumni Association recognized seven individuals with awards during Alumni Reunion 2015. 

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Joseph M. Nowosad, '87, was honored as Michigan Tech's Distinguished Alumni at ceremonies held Friday evening.

Alumni Association Awards Announced

August 7, 2015
By Mark Wilcox

Seven individuals were recognized by the Michigan Technological University Alumni Association at its annual Alumni Dinner and Awards Ceremony Friday evening. The event was the centerpiece of the Alumni Reunion, which began Thursday and ends Saturday.

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The participants at the finish line of the recent Boston ruck march.

Passing the Baton: Michigan Tech Alumnus and the Mission of His Life

December 2, 2014
By Kevin Hodur

Captain Justin Fitch, an '05 Michigan Tech graduate, has seen his share of combat. Now, battling one final enemy, he's doing everything he can to preserve the lives of veterans from across the armed forces.

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The new War Memorial Wall in the Memorial Union Building.

New Memorial Wall Honors Fallen Michigan Tech Veterans

November 14, 2014
By Jennifer Donovan

New War Memorial Wall honors MIchigan Tech students and alumni who died while serving in the Armed Forces in Vietnam and Afghanistan. 

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Despite Rockets and Sirens, Graduate Student Feels Safe in Israel

September 18, 2014
By Monica Lester

Michigan Tech alumnus in graduate school in Israel describes the situation on the ground.

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Michigan Tech graduates find well-paying jobs.

Survey Shows that a Michigan Tech Education Pays Off

September 15, 2014
By Jennifer Donovan

Michigan Tech graduates earn higher than average starting and mid-career salaries, according to Payscale.com.

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Frank Pavlis '38 cuts the ribbon opening the Pavlis Honors College named for him.

Frank Pavlis Muses on Changes at Tech as Pavlis Honors College Opens

August 11, 2014
By Jennifer Donovan

Frank Pavlis attends ribbon-cutting for Honors College named for him.

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Alumni and their families enjoy a nature walk during Alumni Reunion 2013. Sarah Bird photo

Pasties, Hollywood and Outdoor Fun: Alumni Reunion 2014

July 29, 2014
By Marcia Goodrich

Reconnect with old friends and explore new activities Aug. 7-9

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Alumni are representing the Copper Country on their bike ride across the US.

Michigan Tech Couple Sees the USA on a Tandem Bike

July 11, 2014
By Dennis Walikainen

A journey of a lifetime for an alumni couple on a tandem bicycle.

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Kalvin Hartwig

"This Is Who I Am"—Preserving Indigenous Identity in a Mainstream Culture

July 1, 2014
By Danny Messinger

Through his new film, alumnus Kalvin Hartwig hopes to inspire indigenous youth to celebrate their heritage.

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