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Mark Wilcox

Mark Wilcox

News Writer

Mark is a veteran Upper Peninsula journalist and former managing editor of the Houghton Daily Mining Gazette. Mark's work has been honored by the Associated Press, Michigan Press Association and the Upper Peninsula Good News Awards. He enjoys fishing and spending time, along with his wife Maryann, with their grandchildren. Mark regularly appears in Michigan Tech Theatre Company productions.

Most Recent Stories

Opie Receives Melvin Calvin Medal

Over the course of his life, John Opie has been a Michigan Technological University student, an active alumnus, a Board of Trustees member and an extremely generous benefactor. Now the retired GE executive is the recipient of the University’s highest . . . Read More

Tech in Ten: A Foundation in Faculty

Michigan Tech’s thought leaders glimpse into the University’s future. Bruce Seely, dean of the College of Sciences and Arts (CSA), contemplates the future of the University by looking at its . . . Read More

Tech Marks Fifth Straight Year of Enrollment Increases

Preliminary enrollment figures required by the state of Michigan have been tabulated by Michigan Technological University. At 7,319 students, Michigan Tech marks a fifth straight year of enrollment growth. With 51 students more than last year, this is the fourth straight year Michigan Tech has recorded its largest student body since . . . Read More