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Guest Blog: Turning a Layoff into Creativity

Going with the flow is part of the daily work coordinating student accommodations to build inclusive research and scholarship spaces.

The pandemic’s impacts on our campus research ecosystem are many and varied. In her guest blog, disability services coordinator Christy Oslund shares how getting laid off and returning part-time opened creative opportunities. . . Read More

Be Brief: Glider

Camaro the wave glider spent 25 days in Lake Superior on a primary productivity data-collecting mission for NOAA. Michigan Tech’s Great Lakes Research Center launched the glider and relayed commands to the vehicle during its deployment.

An autonomous voyage in the rough waters of Lake Superior is no sweat for a wave glider. . . Read More

Guest Blog: Researchers Break Digital Barriers

The pandemic was isolating for many, especially if they did not have the technical skills to navigate digital interactions. The Illuminated Devices project wants to help.

The pandemic’s impacts on our campus research ecosystem are many and varied. In his guest blog, computer scientist Charles Wallace shares how not meeting in person illuminated a new opportunity. . . . Read More