Archives—December 2011


Board of Control Approves New Degree Programs

The Board of Control approved two new master’s degree programs, two new bachelor’s programs and a new PhD program. The new degrees–in medical informatics, biomedical engineering, biochemistry and molecular biology, physics and physics for high school teachers–now must go to the academic affairs officers of the Presidents’ Council, State Universities of Michigan, for review and approval… [read more]


Tech graduates 400 at midyear commencement

More than 400 students received degrees at Saturday’s midyear commencement ceremony. Presented were 336 undergraduate degrees, 107 master’s degrees and 27 Ph.D.s. Chang K. Park, a 1973 Tech graduate, gave the commencement address. He is founder, president and CEO of the Harrison, N.Y.-based Universal Remote Control, Inc…. [read more]