Welcome to the Michigan Rail Conference 2019 Sponsor Opportunities Page! Below you will find images of the sponsor application, and can browse the form to look at sponsor levels or individual sponsoring opportunities. Click on the image or click HERE to get a pdf version of the form. You can complete the form and send it to Amanda Kerttu at Michigan Tech (her address and e-mail are at the bottom of the first page of the application), or you can click HERE to go to our
Canadian National and Michigan Tech are pleased to announce the availability of two scholarships for students with interest in pursuing a career in Rail Transportation!
Eligibility: applicants must be an undergraduate student at Michigan Technological University in good standing and interested in the railroad industry. OPEN TO ALL DISCIPLINES
Application Deadline: Friday, December 7th, 2018
David Nelson, advisor for the Railroad Engineering and Activities Club (REAC), and seven students attended the annual American Railway Engineering and Maintenance-of-way Association (AREMA) meeting from Sept. 15-17 in Chicago. The AREMA conference is the largest annual railway conference in the U.S.
Railroad Night 2018 marked another great year for Railroad Transportation at Michigan Tech, with dozens of students and plenty of industry representatives on hand to talk railroads and education.
Meeting for the 9th consecutive year, events kicked off with a panel discussion where industry representative answered questions from Michigan Tech Students interested in Rail Transportation. Questions ranged from those about daily duties, to work-life balance, to career paths, to skills worthwile in pursuing.
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