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Jennifer Donovan

Jennifer Donovan

Director of News and Media Relations

Jennifer Donovan was a newspaper reporter and national magazine writer for years. Now she uses her journalistic skills and her fascination with science, technology, engineering and higher education to share Michigan Tech with the world. A graduate of the University of Central Florida and Stanford, she has a daughter, two step-daughters, three grandchildren and two cats.

Most Recent Stories

New Era of Research at Michigan Tech

Michigan Technological University has entered a new era of research, Vice President for Research David Reed told the University’s Board of Trustees at its meeting Friday, April 28, . . . Read More

Sparking Kids' Interest in Science and Engineering

As environmental groups prepare to celebrate Earth Day, and others concerned with science and research funding plan Marches for Science, Michigan Technological University’s Mind Trekkers are doing what they always do: putting on flamboyant science and engineering shows to spark young people’s interest in . . . Read More


John Diebel says commercializing university technology is a little like playing football. “It’s a game of patience,” the assistant director of commercialization in Michigan Tech’s Office of Innovation and Industry Engagement explains. “You just try to move the ball forward one play at a . . . Read More