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MTU Junior Kaylee Meyers Awarded Goldwater Scholarship

For the second consecutive 12 months, a Michigan Tech student has been awarded a person of the
nation’s most prestigious undergraduate analysis scholarships.

Kaylee Meyers, a 3rd-12 months student at Michigan Technological University, has obtained
a person of the nation’s greatest accolades for faculty undergraduates. 
The biomedical engineering significant from Essexville, Michigan is the 12th Michigan Tech student to obtain the
prestigious Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship.

Established in 1989 by Congress to honor the late Arizona senator and administered
by the
Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Instruction Foundation, Goldwater scholarships are awarded to faculty sophomores and juniors.

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MTU Oceanographer Addresses 80 Years of Lake Levels at High Water Summit Town Hall

Engineer Guy Meadows will discuss Michigan’s lake levels from 1938 to present and inform
coastal communities, property owners and community planners at second Michigan High
Water Summit town hall April 28.

A second Michigan High Water Summit webinar town hall will focus on Great Lakes shoreline
erosion and permitting. Registration is open and limited to 1,000 attendees. The webinar
is from 5-6:30 p.m. on April 28. Visit the Michigan Department of Environment, Great
Lakes and Energy (EGLE) high water levels website to register for the webinar and for additional information.

A map depicting the shoreline near Benton Harbor upon which are overlaid lines which show how the shoreline has changed since 1938.
Bluff retreat risk projections near Benton Harbor. The blue line
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MTU Huskies Zoom in to Help Community Connect

Electronic interaction issues — possibly now a lot more than ever. That’s why the Michigan
Technological College tutors who train individuals how to apparent technological hurdles
are finding back to Basic Saturdays.

Basic, the Building Grownup Techniques in Computing system, is featuring online classes from ten-11 a.m. every Saturday from April four-25. The system, now in its tenth calendar year,
welcomes technological newcomers as nicely as everyone seeking to extend their electronic
skills. 

The use of video chat and video conferencing surged not long ago owing to the COVID-19 outbreak
and Michigan’s Keep Harmless, Keep Dwelling executive order for numerous,

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MTU Engineers Build Mobile Unit to Clean COVID-19 PPE

A refrigerated shipping container. Industrial-grade baking sheets. A modified oven.
These are the essential items of a prototype that employs heat to sanitize private safety
tools (PPE).

The idea is basic: Disinfect PPE at temperatures scorching sufficient to break up coronaviruses
and do so in a large, moveable oven that can be promptly designed with area, off-the-shelf
parts that are simple to get and place jointly. The device can cleanse 5,000 to ten,000 PPE
units every two several hours and can operate constantly. 

The style and design is streamlined: Use a thick-walled shipping container with the refrigeration
device swapped for

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MTU Design Expo Unveils Student Innovations

An unprecedented occasion for unprecedented periods: 1 of Michigan Tech’s most important
and modern gatherings is heading digital. You’re invited to Design and style Expo 2020.

What do a clever pet doorway, a lunar trencher and a moveable large-speed surgical drill
for underserved populations have in prevalent? They’re among the hundreds of lifestyle-improving
undergraduate pupil assignments on display screen at Michigan Technological University’s 20th
annual — and first digital — Design and style Expo 2020 on Thursday, April 16.

All Welcome To Expo

Design Expo 2020 Create Design Innovate logo for Michigan Tech

Michigan Tech’s Virtual Design and style Expo 2020 requires put during the working day on Thursday,
April

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