Michigan Tech News


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Engineering Student Garners Statewide Art Recognition

October 11, 2011
By Dennis Walikainen

Mechanical engineering student Jared Schlueter's self portrait in pencil has been chosen to hang in the Michigan Legislature's House Office Building in Lansing for the next year.

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Wayne Pennington

Pennington Named President of American Geosciences Institute

October 5, 2011
By Danny Messinger

The 250,000-member AGI is a federation of 50 professional associations

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The image on the left shows a high concentration of chlorophyll in southern Lake Michigan. The image on the right, taken 10 years later, illustrates how the concentration of chlorophyll-bearing plankton has dropped.

Michigan Tech Faculty, Students Honored for Great Lakes Research

September 29, 2011
By Marcia Goodrich

Documenting a crash in phytoplankton populations

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Ralph Hodek

Hodek Named to State Fire Safety Board

September 14, 2011
By Marcia Goodrich

Board develops fire safety rules governing many public buildings

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Students in Michigan Tech's Aerospace Enterprise building a satellite

Michigan Tech Climbs in US News Rankings

September 13, 2011
By Marcia Goodrich

Tech listed among the best national universities, best engineering programs

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Princeton Review Best in the Midwest 2012

Michigan Tech Named a “Best in the Midwest” by Princeton Review

August 2, 2011
By Dennis Walikainen

Michigan Tech is honored again by the Princeton Review as a Best in the Midwest.

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Alumnus Melvin Calvins' postage stamp

US Postage Stamp Recognizes Alumnus Who Won a Nobel Prize

June 9, 2011
By John Gagnon

Michigan Tech alumnus and Nobel laureate Melvin Calvin is featured on new postage stamp. 

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Audrey Mayer studies bioenergy and forest communities.

Audrey Mayer Receives Powe Award

May 31, 2011
By John Gagnon

Audrey Mayer honored with Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award to study the impact  of bioenergy on forest communities.

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Sheryl A. Sorby

Sorby Honored for Spatial Visualization Work

May 25, 2011
By Marcia Goodrich

Receives Orthogonal Award from North Carolina State

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Three Michigan Tech Faculty Win NSF CAREER Awards

May 24, 2011
By Jennifer Donovan

Three Michigan Tech faculty members have won CAREER Awards from the National Science Foundation.

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