Western Michigan University ban on all forms of tabacco begins Monday
As Nick Viau stood on the steps of Waldo Library smoking a cigar, the 18-year-old Western Michigan University student didn't mince words when asked what he thought of the impending campus-wide tobacco ban .
Wed Aug 27, 2014
International Students Share a Taste of Home
It's called Khana Khazana, which means "food treasure" in Hindi. And it's become a lunch highlight at Michigan Technological University, where international students take time from their busy class and lab schedules to cook and serve their native cuisine.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Indian-Origin Scientist Finds Way to Develop Better Drugs
NEW YORK: An Indian-origin researcher at Michigan Technological University has deciphered how Glycoconjugates - biomolecules that hold sugars in the body like scaffolds for reacting with other molecules - can lead to new and better drugs.
Western Michigan University named a 'Best Bang for the Buck' school by Washington Monthly
Western Michigan University has been named a Best Bang for the Buck school by Washington Monthly for the second year in a row.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Sweet! Glycocongugates are more than the sum of their sugars
Conventional wisdom says that the scaffold in an important class of biological molecules called glycoconjugates is essentially inert.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Detroit Free Press
Michigan Tech research site once produced wood for Ford
The site that sprang out of Henry Ford's desire to produce wood for his automobiles continues on as a Michigan Technological University site for forest research.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
GCC winds up for first day of classes
"The whole of our existence is working with students," GCC president Jim Lorenson said.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
State of Michigan
The 2014 "ExpressSOS" Voter Registration Drive kicks off Aug. 26
LANSING, Mich. - The Secretary of State's mobile office will be on the road as part of a statewide voter registration drive visiting colleges and universities, Secretary of State Ruth Johnson announced today.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Air, Earth, Water Research Join Hands at Michigan Tech
The atmosphere , geosphere and hydrosphere all interconnect and interact to form and change our environment and climate.
Michigan Tech site once produced wood for Ford
The 60th anniversary of the site's transfer to MTU was commemorated with a two-day celebration recently at the Ford Center, according to The Daily Mining Gazette of Houghton .
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Daily Press & Argus
Kessler graduates from med school
He is a 1995 graduate of Howell High School. While at the West Virginia school, Kessler graduated with honors, cum laude.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
State of Michigan
DEQ grants $2.5 million for scrap tire reuse
Aug. 15, 2014 For More Information: Michael Marshall, 517-284-6586, firstname.lastname@example.org Brad Wurfel, 517-284-6713, email@example.com The DEQ today announced it has awarded universities and local municipalities more than $2.5 million in grants for road projects that reuse scrap tires.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
WSJV-TV South Bend
Students observe effects of mining on Torch Lake
A Michigan Technological University professor has taught young technicians about the impact of historical mining on Torch Lake by taking an excursion there.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Customer Interaction Solutions
Zhuo Feng Gets CAREER Award to Develop New Tools for Nanoscale Computer Chip Design
HOUGHTON, Mich., Aug. 7 -- Michigan Technological University issued the following news release: Back in the day, actual human beings wired computer circuitry by hand.
International Society of Automation
Member Feature Julia Forbes
Founded in 1945, the International Society of Automation is a leading, global, nonprofit organization that is setting the standard for automation by helping over 30,000 worldwide members and other professionals solve difficult technical problems, while enhancing their leadership and personal career capabilities.
Tours of sawmill, village offered in UP's Alberta
Free tours of a sawmill museum and field trips in a nearby forest are being offered in the Village of Alberta in Michigan's Upper Peninsula.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Studies from Michigan Technological University Further Understanding...
However, the sluggish OER kinetics and the utilization of precious metal catalysts are key obstacles in the broad deployment of these energy technologies."
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Local teachers travel to study lakes
Homestead High School science teacher Daniel Jaeger, right, and his brother, fellow high school teacher Mike Jaeger, work together on a Great Lakes study as part of a summer research program.