Student-Athletes Earn Degrees

Ali Haidar, Matt Gaedke, T.J. Brown and Alex Culy receive their degrees.

HOUGHTON, Mich. - More than 40 Michigan Tech student-athletes received degrees at the spring commencement ceremony at the John MacInnes Student Ice Arena Saturday (May 4).

“We are extremely blessed to have such amazing student-athletes who have worked so hard on their studies and have been actively involved on campus and in the community while training and participating in their sport,” said Michigan Tech Faculty Athletic Representative Bill Sproule. “Each one has left us with many special memories as Huskies. I am so proud of them all and wish them the best of success in the years ahead.”

Masters Degrees
Megan Smaby, Master of Business Administration, Cross Country, Track and Field
Bryan Thomas, Master of Business Administration, Football
Laura Kangas, Master of Science Applied Ecology, Cross Country, Nordic Skiing, Track and Field

Bachelor Degrees
Dylan Anderson, Civil Engineering, Cross Country, Track and Field
Emmett Bjorn, Civil Engineering, Football
Mac Brennan, Physics, Cross Country, Nordic Skiing
T.J. Brown, Management, Men’s Basketball
Tommy Brown, Management, Hockey
Alex Culy, Chemical Engineering, Men’s Basketball
Matt Dugan, Computer Engineering, Cross Country, Nordic Skiing
Alex Elsenheimer, Civil Engineering, Football
Matt Gaedke, Computer Network and System Administration, Men’s Basketball
Matt Galambus, Applied Geophysics, Track and Field
Kevin Genoe, Civil Engineering, Hockey
Luke Gesior, Economics and Engineering, Cross Country, Nordic Skiing
Milos Gordic, Management, Hockey
Madeline Haben, Sports and Fitness Management, Volleyball
Ali Haidar, Electrical Engineering, Men’s Basketball
Amanda Halonen, Operations and Systems Management, Cross Country, Track and Field
Pete Heinonen, Chemical Engineering, Hockey
Melanie Hoffman, Exercise Science and Biological Sciences, Women’s Soccer, Track and Field
Ben Kalis, Mechanical Engineering, Track and Field
Anthony Katona, Exercise Science, Men’s Basketball
Geoff Kinrade, Biological Sciences, Hockey
Andrew Kremkow, Mechanical Engineering, Men’s Tennis
Mikael Lickteig, Exercise Science, Hockey
Tyler Losinski, Mechanical Engineering, Mascot
Cassie Johnson, Geological Engineering, Cross Country, Nordic Skiing
Karl Koivisto, Biomedical Engineering, Cross Country, Track and Field
Jacqueline Kukulski, Biomedical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering, Women’s Tennis
Ethan Miltenberger, Physics, Track and Field
Kevin Nancarrow, Civil Engineering, Football
Gregory Pedersen, Sports and Fitness Management, Football
Abram Peterson, Environmental Engineering, Cross Country, Nordic Skiing
Aaron Pietila, Finance, Hockey
Chad Peitila, Marketing, Hockey
Kelsey Roberts, Exercise Science, Volleyball
Nathan Saliga, Mechanical Engineering, Track and Field
Hans Sandholm, Chemical Engineering, Men’s Tennis
Jeremy Strandberg, Engineering, Men’s Tennis
Tony Stromer, Sports and Fitness Management, Hockey Manager
Luka Stupar, Mechanical Engineering, Men’s Tennis
Chelsea Uganski, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Women’s Tennis
Emma Veach, Mathematics and Psychology, Women’s Basketball
Nick Wimmer, Chemical Engineering, Cross Country, Track and Field
Raymond Wojtala, Liberal Arts-History, Football
Matt Wong, Materials Science and Engineering, Cross Country, Nordic Skiing