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international students skiing

Mini-UN Conquers Mont Ripley

January 27, 2011
By Dennis Walikainen

International students learn to ski at Mont Ripley Ski Hill.

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Michael Godfrey and Samantha Leonard display some of their Korean souvenirs.

Searching for Their Roots

January 17, 2011
By Jennifer Donovan

Korean-born but American-raised, Michigan Tech students Samantha Leonard and Michael Godfrey go looking for their birth families.

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Martin Luther King Jr.

Michigan Tech to Observe Martin Luther King Week

January 14, 2011
By John Gagnon

"I Have a Dream" speech, MLK banquet, and more

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Sea Turtle

Spring Break: Alternatives to Beach Partying

January 1, 2011
By Danny Messinger

For some Michigan Tech students, spring break is a time for service or outdoor adventure.

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Congressman Bart Stupak will address the graduates at Michigan Tech's 2010 Midyear Commencement.

Congressman Stupak the Featured Speaker at Michigan Tech Commencement

December 3, 2010
By Marcia Goodrich

More than 400 students receiving degrees

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Jasmin Francisco, at right, and Semester at Sea friend Marie Delacruz ride camels through  the Sahara Desert.

A Semester at Sea Includes a Camel Ride in the Sahara

October 8, 2010
By Jennifer Donovan

Biomedical Engineering student Jasmin Francisco covered nearly 12,000 nautical miles and 7 countries during her Semester at Sea.

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Through RAINN Day, Michigan Tech partners with RAINN to fight sexual assault

Fight Sexual Assault, Participate in RAINN Day Sept. 23

September 16, 2010
By Marcia Goodrich

Events include a women's self-defense demonstration, SAVE the Day and more 

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Diversity is increasing at Michigan Tech.

Michigan Tech Enrollment Exceeds Expectations: Diversity and Graduate Student Numbers Increase

September 9, 2010
By Jennifer Donovan

Michigan Tech's 2010 fall enrollment has topped projected numbers, including more graduate students and a more diverse student body. 

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Michigan Tech's Class of 2014 gathers for a photo during Orientation Week

Celebrating O-Week: New Students Learn about Life at Tech

August 27, 2010
By Danny Messinger

O-Week, Michigan Tech’s annual Orientation Week for incoming students, is anything but ordinary.

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Travis Pierce, director of housing, greets alumni and members of the campus community at the open house for Michigan Tech's new Residential Apartment Building

Living the Suite Life: Michigan Tech Unveils New Residential Apartment Building

August 9, 2010
By Danny Messinger

Alumni and members of the campus community toured Michigan Tech's new Residential Apartment Building at the open house celebration, held during Alumni Reunion. 

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