Month: September 2011

Tech Reseachers Honored for Great Lakes Research

The International Association for Great Lakes Research has honored five Michigan Tech faculty members and students. The Chandler-Misener Award for the outstanding article published in the Journal of Great Lakes Research (JGLR) in 2010 was given to coauthors Professor W. Charles Kerfoot, PhD student Foad Yousef (Biological Sciences), Professor and Chair Sarah A. Green (Chemistry), former faculty member Judith W. Budd (GMES), and David J. Schwab and Henry A. Vanderploeg of NOAA… [read more]

Air Force Cadet Excelled in Summer Training; He was Too Good

Cadet Robert McNeil, a junior in the Air Force ROTC program, reflected well on himself and Michigan Tech this summer. He was named a distinguished graduate of a four-week field training exercise–what amounts to a boot camp for officer candidates. He said McNeil, who was one of only 8 percent of trainees to graduate with distinction, displayed “really, really high performance.” Christiana adds, “This is a big deal for us…” [read more]