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New Nitrate Tester Developed

Monitoring excess nitrate is one of the world’s biggest water quality challenges. A big solution comes in a little black box. Tech Today reports the 3-D printed box is a handheld, open source nitrate test kit developed by a Michigan Tech researcher in collaboration with a local green chemistry company. …

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Bryant hired to strengthen student engagement and leadership at Finlandia

Finlandia University has hired Tempest Bryant for the newly created role of coordinator of student engagement and leadership. “Tempest brings contagious, positive energy to campus,” said Erin Barnett, director of academic success and student life. “The students are going to love her creativity, enthusiasm and commitment to their well-being and …

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Tech & PHF Partnership Enhances Health Programs

Two powerhouses in the Keweenaw, Michigan Technological University and the Portage Health Foundation, are teaming up for a healthier community. The foundation will invest $2.5 million over five years with Michigan Tech investing about twice as much to enhance health and medical programs at the university. Money will also go …

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