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December 7, 2018

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A tribute to warm Yooper culture Dear Professor Gordillo, I just wanted to thank you for how you’ve influenced my life. When I first came to Tech, I was overwhelmed and stressed beyond belief. But over the course of my fi...

The Nice List

December 7, 2018

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A tribute to warm Yooper culture Dear Professor Johnson, You have been instrumental in my feeling of belonging here at Tech -- not an easy feat for an English major at a tech school. Consistently, you have gone out of y...

Finals are coming: Here’s how to prepare

Madison Degnitz, Lode Writer

December 7, 2018

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Now that Thanksgiving Break has ended, it seems only one thing (besides winter break) is on the minds of Michigan Tech students: exams. Final exams often times have huge effects on the final grade in a class, so it’s imperative...

Getting ready for the holidays: shopping for gifts in Houghton

Maddie Steger, Editor in Chief

December 7, 2018

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The Home for the Holidays Gift Mart was held last Saturday in the Rozsa Center and was a huge success. There were plenty of local vendors that set up their booths for curious attendees. Since the holidays are approaching fast,...

The Nice List

December 7, 2018

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A tribute to warm Yooper culture Walking around school, we witness tenacity. Students move between buildings like ants on a mission to gather food despite the frigid, uneven terrain. Laurels of success in academia and spor...

Home for the Holidays gift mart

Aemili Lipzinski, Pulse Editor

December 7, 2018

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Halloween is gone, soon Thanksgiving will be over too, and after Thanksgiving there will be only four weeks until Christmas. These holidays are full of family, love, good food, and plenty of giving. If you’re anything like me,...

Activities to do during the long ride back home

Madison Degnitz, Lode Writer

December 7, 2018

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While my drive home is relatively short at around only 3 hours, many Michigan Tech students, like those below the bridge, have a long drive ahead of them as Thanksgiving break approaches. Sitting in the car for 8 or more hours...

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