Michigan Tech News

Honors

Mark Plichta

Plichta Named ASM International Fellow

July 2, 2010
By Marcia Goodrich

A founder of the Enterprise Program

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Jeff Naber receives SAE McFarland Award.

Jeff Naber Receives SAE McFarland Award

June 17, 2010
By Jennifer Donovan

SAE International (Society of Automotive Engineers) has named Jeffrey D. Naber, associate professor of mechanical engineering, winner of the 2010 Forest R. McFarland Award.

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Hugh Gorman

Gorman, Perlinger Receive Fulbrights

June 4, 2010
By Marcia Goodrich

Destinations Norway and Panama

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Jeff Allen and PhD student Ezequiel Medici are conducting fuel cell research that won them the first Bhakta Rath Research Award.

Jeff Allen, Ezequiel Medici Win First Bhakta Rath Research Award

June 1, 2010
By Jennifer Donovan

Jeff Allen, associate professor of mechanical engineering-engineering mechanics, and his PhD student, Ezequiel Medici won the first Bhakta Rath Research Award for their work to improve water management in low-temperature fuel cells.

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Michigan Tech Forestry and Environmental Resource Management (FERM) members tend the maple syrup evaporator, keeping the fire going, watching tap levels in the pans, making sure it does not  boil over and drawing off the syrup.

A Sweet Solution to Michigan's Economic Problems

May 24, 2010
By Jennifer Donovan

Dave Kossak, a third-year forestry student at Michigan Technological University, has a sweet solution to Michigan’s economic woes: maple syrup. He’d like to see Michigan become the maple syrup capital of the world, and his proposal for accomplishing that goal has won him a $5,000 scholarship as the fourth place winner of a college student competition called Motivate Michigan.

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Shiliang Wu won a Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award.

Shiliang Wu Receives National Faculty Enhancement Award

May 19, 2010
By Jennifer Donovan

Assistant Professor Shiliang Wu has been named a winner of a Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award.

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Peace Corps official Eric Goldman, visits Tech to recognize Michigan Tech's Master's International Programs. Pictured, left to right, are forestry professor Blair Orr, Goldman, Graduate Dean Jackie Huntoon, and President Glenn D. Mroz.

Michigan Tech, Portage Health Lauded by the Peace Corps

March 30, 2010
By Marcia Goodrich

Tech honored for "significant contributions to the lives of thousands of people around the world."

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PANK, Volume 4

PANK is “Hip”: Says National Writers Magazine

February 18, 2010
By Dennis Walikainen

The humanities department's PANK literary magazine is touted as a "hip magazine worth checking out," according to The Writer magazine.

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Dan Fuhrmann

Fuhrmann Named IEEE Fellow

December 17, 2009
By Marcia Goodrich

IEEE is the world's largest professional association advancing innovation and technological excellence

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Chuck Olson, senior image analyst

Michigan Tech Research Institute Image Analyst Receives Top Honor in Field

December 4, 2009
By Jennifer Donovan

Chuck Olson, senior image analyst at the Michigan Tech Research Institute, has been named an Honorary Member of the American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS).

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