University Marketing and Communications

University Marketing and Communications (UMC) is a team of strategy-first brand champions. We communicate Michigan Tech voices, opportunities, and experiences to the entire world. Academic departments, divisions, institutes, and organizations collaborate with UMC to promote undergraduate and graduate student enrollment, cultivate alumni affinity and support, and position our faculty researchers as leading scholars.


"University Marketing and Communications is a great collaborative partner—from idea generation, to design and development. Michigan Tech Admissions is proud to partner with UMC on recruitment projects."

Allison Carter, Director of Admissions

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Introducing PHF's Endowed Professors

The Portage Health Foundation (PHF) Endowed Michigan Tech Professors Quiying Sha, Keat Gee Ong, and William Cooke for their innovations in the health sciences.

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Lasers Measure Skin Firmness with Avon Products

Testing beauty product claims requires testing the machines that assess those claims. A biomedical engineering lab teamed up with Avon to use lasers to assess the effectiveness of their skin firming lotions and serums.

copies of Michigan Tech Magazine and Research shared with alumni, friends, and colleagues each year




Tech Today

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12 minutes ago - The need for medical laboratory scientists is enormous, particularly in rural areas. Michigan Tech’s recently accredited Medical Laboratory Science program will help address that need.
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Yesterday - “To apply science for human and economic impact, Michigan Tech must expand connections to government and industry with an explicit focus to produce economically viable research and entrepreneurially minded students.” – Dean Johnson, dean of Michigan Tech’s School of Business and Economics
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Yesterday - #veteransday #michigantech #remember #poppies #honor @ww1coppercountry @mtuarmyrotc #colorguard
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Saturday - Bells will chime on the 11th Hour of the 11th Day of the 11th month on campus as Huskies close the World War I & The Copper Country project with a Sunday ceremony marking Armistice Day and honoring area veterans. The gathering begins at 10:50 a.m. at the trench. See the full event listing at