Archives—January 2015

Student News Briefs – Friday, January 30, 2015

1. HuskyLEAD for Student Organization Leaders

Attend 4 or more HuskyLEAD workshops during Spring 2015 and your name will be entered into a prize drawing! The top prize will be a $100.00 gift certificate from the Campus Store – more prizes to be announced! HuskyLEAD punch cards will be available soon! Student Activities keeps attendance at all the sessions.

Here is the schedule for the remaining HuskyLEAD workshops:

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Tuesday, February 10, 2015
MUB B2 & B3, 6:00 PM
Did you know that there is a “communication ceiling” in the corporate world? Your ability to speak and write well can make or break your career. Make sure you know how to give presentations that work.
Presenter:  Patti Sotirin, Professor of Communications, Humanities
Unplug and Recharge!  Learn Self-care Techniques and Achieve Balance.
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
MUB B2 & B3, 6:00 PM
Participants attending this session will learn valuable self-care techniques that can be used while at Michigan Tech and in the years that follow in order to achieve balance.  Part of strong leadership is learning about yourself – strengths, weaknesses and personal values.  Advance individually and as an organization by using self-knowledge.
Presenter:  Whitney Boroski, health and wellness coordinator, Student Activities
The Green Perspective:  Learning Energy-saving Habits
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
MUB B2 & B3, 6:00 PM
Participants will learn energy-saving habits to save money at home and in the workplace.
Presenters:  Green Campus Enterprise TeamLean Leadership:  Achieving Leadership Excellence Using Lean Principle
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
MUB B2 & B3, 6:00 PM
Participants will learn how leaders can use Lean knowledge, processes, and tools to more effectively lead others.  Lean leaders commit to self-development, coach and develop others, build capability for continuous improvement, and create vision and align goals.
Presenter Ruth Archer, Manager of Process Improvement, Auxilary Services Operations

If you have any questions or comments on HuskyLEAD, please feel free to contact Maryann Wilcox at mawilcox@mtu.edu.

 Fundraiser_KK_Iranian Community2. Khana Khazana Fundraiser

Khana khazana at Michigan Tech is going to present Iranian food on Friday, January 30 from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM at the MUB Food Court. The whole meal is $6.95 with free fountain soda and $2.50 for one side. 

Through Khana Khazana the Iranian community is having a fundraiser for, Sanaz Nezami, who became the victim of a tragic case of domestic violence. Here is the link to the website for more information.
The main dish is “Chelo Kabob Taabei”. Its a grilled ground beef and ground chicken mixed and seasoned with onions and special spices, served with tomato sauce. For vegetarians, we have, Veggie Green beans KuKu, which is a fried mixture of green bean, carrot and egg with walnut taste. For salad we are presenting, Shirazi Salad. Its a perfect combination of cucumber, tomato and onion, simple but wonderful. For dessert, Ferni, a Persian dessert made of milk, rice flour, sugar, almond, and rosewater.


trivia night.flyer3. Michigan Tech Trivia Night

Please join the Student Philanthropy Council for a Michigan Tech Trivia Night in the MUB on Tuesday February 24 from 7:00 – 8:00PM.  All registered student organizations are invited to participate with a team (3 member maximum).  There will be prizes for each round and a grand prize of $500 for your student org. 

To register or for more information please email jrbiekko@mtu.edu.


Mordor4. Winter Carnival Green Screen: Vacation Pictures

Come celebrate this year’s Winter Carnival Theme with the CinOptic Enterprise on Wednesday, February 2 from 6-9PM in Walker 120A. We’ve set up a green screen! Bring your friends and come get your photo taken.

Choose from many tropical destinations, popular cities, tourist attractions, and even visit Middle Earth! Come inside to get warm and receive a FREE Winter Carnival souvenir.


MLCPoster25. The Math Learning Center is Hiring

For more information come to our info session on Tuesday February 10 at 5:00 PM in the Math Learning Center at Fisher 234.

Applications are Due Friday February 20 by 3:00 PM. Absolutely no late applications will be accepted.


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This year the Campus Bookstore will be open until Midnight for the all nighter on Wednesday, February 4! Raffles and giveaways will start at 5:00 PM.

Winter Carnival apparel & souvenirs such as t-shirts, long sleeve t-shirts, hoodies, crews, hats, pint glasses and shot glasses will be available for purchase.

Join us for the fun or come warm up! ‪#‎mtuwc‬


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7. Jazz Night on the Town

Mu Beta Psi in conjunction with the Michigan Tech Jazz Association presents Jazz Night on the Town, to be held on Thursday, February 5, 2015 from 8:00 PM-12 AM  at the Orpheum in Hancock. A $5 minimum donation at the door.

The night will be opened by one of Michigan Tech’s Jazz Groups, AstroSax. This will consist of some of the best jazz musicians in Tech’s student body. Headlining the night will be Northern Standard Time. This consists of Michael Christianson on Trombone and Tuba and Michael Irish on Guitar. Mike and Mike are both professors at Michigan Technological University in the Visual Performing Arts Department. Michael Irish is a well-known guitarist and Michael Christianson has traveled around the world, been on Broadway, and played with many other famous bands.

This concert supports The John MacInnes Memorial Scholarship, which is a scholarship presented by Mu Beta Psi to Michigan Tech students involved in music programs.


8. Reminder: Tickets on Sale for Business & Dining Etiquette Dinner

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9. Reminder: Career Services Learning Center Hours

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10. Have you Participated in a Co-op or Internship?

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11. 1st and 2nd Year Students Wanted for Co-op Positions

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12. Employer Information Expo

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13. Interview Skills and Resume Blitz

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Delta Upsilon14. Delta Upsilon Pinning Ceremony

The brothers of Delta Upsilon would like to invite the students of Michigan Tech to their spring 2015 Pinning Ceremony. Join Delta Upsilon next Friday, February 6, as they pin their new associate members in MUB Alumni Lounge A at 1:00 pm. Dress will be business casual. The event is open to the public, and everyone is welcome to attend!

For more information please contact Chris Haskins at chaskins@mtu.edu

15. Winter Carnival Stage Revue 2015

During Stage Revue, campus fraternities, sororities, and several other student organizations present skits full of college humor that brings the Winter Carnival theme to life! The final performance will be Thursday, February 5 at 7:00 PM in the Rozsa Center.  General admission is $10.

For more information contact Randee Wlodek at rrwlodek@mtu.edu


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Sometimes you just need to shake things up. Sometimes you need a little boost to the old routine…. Community Programs brings you not one but TWO specialty classes this weekend to help you do just that!

Belly Dance for Fitness Sampler – Come see what it’s all about! Learn to shake, shimmy and roll in this energetic cabaret-style class. Saturday, January 31, 12:00-12:50 p.m. in the SDC Studio. Cost is $7.

Yoga for Cross Country Skiers – A special workshop focusing on stretching and strengthening the muscles used most in cross country skiing. A perfect way to end a ski or start a relaxing weekend. Sunday, February 1, 6:00-7:15 PM in the SDC Studio. Cost is $10.

For more information on all Community Programs, visit us online. On Facebook at Michigan Tech Recreation and on Twitter @MichiganTechRec.


17. Volunteers Needed for Get WISE Workshop

The Center for Pre-College Outreach is in need of volunteers for the annual Get WISE workshop (Get Women in Science and Engineering)!  About 250 local 7th and 8th grade girls are invited to spend the day at Michigan Tech, where they participate in a range of activities to reconnect them with the exciting, dynamic world of engineering.Participants compete in several challenges, which include projects like: building and testing a bridge with household materials, creating a device to travel across the room into target zones, or designing a simple device that will stay airborne for as long as possible.  The event always makes a huge impact and is a ton of fun.

Get WISE will take place on Tuesday, February 24 from 9:00 AM – 1:30 PM in the Wood Gym.  Volunteers are needed to facilitate the activities, serve lunch, and engage with the participants as role models.  Please consider donating an hour or two of your time to make a difference in the lives of these young women!  Everyone is welcome to volunteer regardless of department or engineering background, and any amount of time is appreciated.

​​For more information or if you are interested in volunteering​, ​contact Liz Fujita at eafujita@mtu.edu.  Tell a friend!

WC RFL T-Shirt18. Relay for Life Winter Carnival T-Shirts for Sale on All Nighter

Relay for Life is selling Winter Carnival themed T-Shirts on All-Nighter beginning at 5:00 PM at a table between the MUB and the Library. 

Short Sleeved Shirt – $11
Long Sleeved Shirt – $16

All of the proceeds will go to support the American Cancer Society! To reserve a shirt  or with questions email Sam Hilliger at sahillig@mtu.edu with size and short or long. Quantities will be limited so if you make a reservation you must pick up the shirt before Midnight or your reserved shirt may be sold.Thank  you for your support and have an awesome All-Nighter!


19. Engineers Week 2/22-28

Engineers week will be held February 2228 this year. Engineering week is to promote the study of engineering, how it can be fun, and why engineers are needed in society. Organizations are welcomed to put on an event during that week which promotes study of engineering but the events have to be related to engineering.

If there are those in organizations who are interested in E-week please contact Michael Dzwigalski at mjdzwiga@mtu.edu.


20. Intramural Sports – Upcoming Deadlines & Events

Team Sports Entry Deadlines:
M & W Floor Hockey – Wednesday February 4 @ 5:00 PM

Individual Sports Tournaments:
M & W Table Tennis Singles – Friday January 30 @ 6:00 PM
W, M & Co-Rec Table Tennis Doubles – Sunday February 1 @ 1:00 PM

For more information check us out online or email Craig Pellizzaro at crpelliz@mtu.edu .

21. Film Board Showing Dracula Untold

This weekend, Film Board will be showing “Dracula Untold” in Fisher 135.Showtimes:
Friday, January 23, at 5:30, 8:30, and 11:30 PM
Saturday, January 24, at 2:30, 5:30, 8:30, and 11:30 PMTickets are $3.  Candy, popcorn, and soda are all $1 each. Next week, we will feature Big Hero 6 and Madagascar.



Student News Briefs – Friday, January 23, 2015

kk_2ndweek_Flyer1. Khana Khanzana Serving Thai Food

Khana Khazana, a weekly international lunch will feature Thai cuisine this Friday, January 23 cooked by Siranee Nuchitprasitchai, PHD student from Chemical Engineering department and Yuenyong Nilsiam, PHD student from Computer Engineering department.
The main dish is “Chicken Massaman Curry”. Its a famous rich and very flavorful Thai curry which incorporates, chicken/tofu with lemongrass, nuts and key Thai ingredients. This will be served with plain rice.
The second dish is “Yum-Khai-Tom”. Its a mild spicy and sour salad made of egg/tofu, bellpepper, lettuce, cilantro flavored by garlic, jalapeno and Thai spices.
We will be serving “Banana Wanton”, a Thai desert with ripe banana and almond stuffing inside wonton wraps. Its fried and topped with chocolate syrup.
We will start serving at 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM at the MUB Food Court. The whole meal is $6.95 with free fountain soda and $2.50 for one side.

2. Complimentary Fitness Sampler Classes

Monday, January 26

7:00-7:25 Zumba with Cindy, Wads Annex
7:30-7:55 Turbo Kick with Jacq, Campus Cafe

Wednesday, January 28

7:00-7:25 Metabolic Conditioning. with Krista, DHH Ballroom
7:30-7:55 Pi Yo with Cindy, DHH Center Lounge

If you are interested, please email wmborosk@mtu.edu by January 23 to register*

Brought to you by Community Programs and Wellness.


3. Tie Dye Rush with Alpha Delta Alpha

Come Tie Dye with the sister’s of Alpha Delta Alpha on Friday, January 30 at 8:00 PM. Rides will be leaving Wadsworth hall at 7:45 PM.

If you have any questions call (906) 482 – 9674.


4. HuskyLEAD Session, Financing and Budgeting for Your Organization

Please join us for the next HuskyLEAD, “Financing and Budgeting for Your Organization” on Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 6:00 PM in Fisher 135.  This HuskyLEAD workshop is required for any student organization planning to request funding from the Undergraduate Student Government for the 2015-2016 academic year.
Participants attending this session will learn the procedures to follow when applying for USG funding.  Students will learn about the opportunities available for student organizations to receive funding and will focus on collaboration and goal-setting to further their organization’s mission.
HuskyLEAD is a series of professional development workshops geared toward student organization leaders.  All students are welcomed and encouraged to attend.  HuskyLEAD is sponsored by Student Activities and there is no charge to attend.  Any questions or comments about HuskyLEAD can be directed to Maryann Wilcox, coordinator for registered student organizations, at 906-487-2402 or mawilcox@mtu.edu.

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​5. Intramural Sports – Upcoming Deadlines & Events


Individual Sports Entry Deadlines:
Co-Rec Racquetball Doubles – Monday Jan 26th @ 5:00pm
M & W Table Tennis Singles – Friday Jan 30th @ 12:00pm
M, W, Co-Rec Table Tennis Doubles – Friday Jan 30th @ 12:00pm
Individual Sports Tournaments:
M & W Table Tennis Singles – Friday Jan 30th @ 6:00pm
For more information check us out online or email Craig Pellizzaro at crpelliz@mtu.edu

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6. The Math Learning Center is Hiring

All of the information is on the included flyer.

For more information come to our info session on Tuesday February 10th at 5pm in the Math Learning Center at Fisher 234.

Applications are Due Friday Feb 20 by 3pm. Absolutely no late applications will be accepted.


 7. Jazz Cabaret: Backstage at the Rozsa

See the Rozsa stage transformed into an intimate jazz-club atmosphere with the Jazz Cabaret: Backstage at the Rozsa, on Friday and Saturday, January 23-24, at 7:30 pm each night, and enjoy two nights of small group jazz. Both evenings will showcase dynamic music featuring The Dan Fuhrmann Trio, JazTec, AstroSax, and Momentum, with special guests, in an atmosphere and vibe of a “New York club” with the unique jazz club of the “Backstage.”  Jazz, Funk, Swing, Latin – you name it, we’ve got it! 


8. Husky Tae Kwon Do

Looking for a new activity to try this semester?  Come and see what Husky Tae Kwon Do has to offer.  If Tae Kwon Do interests you feel free to stop by practice to learn more.  Our practice schedule for the week ofJanuary 26th is as follows:
Tuesday: ROTC GYM 6-8 pm
Thursday: MUB Alumni Lounge 5:30-7:30 pm
Friday: ROTC GYM 6-8 pm
Saturday: SDC Dance Room 4-6 pm

Come and try it for free! No experience necessary.

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9. Michigan Tech Trivia Night

Please join the Student Philanthropy Council for a Michigan Tech Trivia Night in the MUB on Tuesday February 24 from 7:00 – 8:00PM.  All registered student organizations are invited to participate with a team (3 member maximum).  There will be prizes for each round and a grand prize of $500 for your student org.  To register or for more information please email jrbiekko@mtu.edu.


10. Meet the Sisters of Alpha Gamma Delta

Join the Alph Gams and relive your childhood for the evening with Disney music, coloring books, and Playdoh!  This event is on 1/28 from 6:00-7:00 PM at the Alpha Gamma Delta house on College Ave..  Rides will be available from Wadsworth Lobby at 5:45 PM.
For more information contact Georgia Hurchalla at gnhurcha@mtu.edu.  Hope to see you there!

11. Winter Carnival Stage Revue 2015

During Stage Revue, campus fraternities, sororities, and several other student organizations present skits full of college humor that brings the Winter Carnival theme to life! The final performance will be Thursday, February 5 at 7:00 PM in the Rozsa Center.  General admission is $10.

For more information contact Randee Wlodek at rrwlodek@mtu.edu


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12. CDI and Film Board Showing, Dear White People

The Center for Diversity and Inclusion & Filmboard will show the film Dear White People, a satire about being a black face in a white place. The film will be shown Thursday, January 29, 2015 at 7:00PM in Fisher 135 and again Monday, February 9, 2015 at 7:30PM in Fisher 139. Tickets and concessions are free both nights!
If you have any questions please contact Tayloria Adams tnadams@mtu.edu.

13. Career Services Learning Center Info

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14. Spring 2015 Business & Dining Etiquette Dinner

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15. Medical Careers Week January 26-29

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16. Career Fair Name Tags Available

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17. Spring 2015 Career Services Events

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18. Spring 2015 Academic Success Workshops

Waino Wahtera Center for Student Success
All sessions are at 5:00 PM in Admin 404 unless otherwise noted
Registration not required. (For groups sending more than 5 participants, please contact hsimpson@mtu.edu.)Tuesday, January 27: I never really had to study before…
Many students arrive at Michigan Tech without solid study skills and strategies. Whether you are a first year or a fifth year this session provides an overview of what good study habits look like and allows for adaptation to your learning style.Wednesday, January 28: Testing, testing: 1, 2, 3, 4
Do you ever feel like you know the course material but can’t translate it to a successful exam grade? Learn effective preparation and test taking strategies.Tuesday, February 10: Financial Management
Are you wondering how to get and stay on track with a budget? This session will answer
questions about your personal financial management strategies.


19. Film Board Showing Fury

This weekend, Film Board will be showing Fury in Fisher 135. It will be shown on: Friday, Jan 23, at 5:308:30, and 11:30 PM Saturday, January 24, at 2:305:308:30, and 11:30 PM Sunday, January 25, at 2:30 and 5:30 PM.Tickets are $3. Candy, popcorn, and soda are all $1 each. Next week, we will feature Dracula Untold.


turbokickslider20. Community Programs is offering a new fitness Class, Turbo Kick

Check out Turbo Kick w/ Jacq on Monday and Wednesday evenings at the SDC.
Turbo Kick combines cardio kickboxing and the hottest dance moves to form a fast-paced, up-beat workout! Paired with high energy and motivational music mixes, this unique blend of cardiovascular, strength, and endurance training is sure to get you moving and toned – not to mention totally addicted! Turbo Kick requires no previous kickboxing experience or equipment, and all fitness levels are welcome. Session and daily prices available. Commit to be HuskiesFit with Turbo Kick.For more information, visit Turbo Kick.Follow us on Facebook @ Michigan Tech Recreation, on Twitter @MichiganTechRec and online at www.michigantechrecreation.com.


Bigfoot Poster Final 201521. Bigfoot Snowshoe Event Registration Now Open

Registration is now open for the Annual Bigfoot Snowshoe event on Saturday, February 7 from 8AM-11AM  at the Tech Trails (Sharon Ave Trail Head).
Prize Drawing will be held at at 11AM (need not be present to win).

Registration:
Tech Students & Children (12 under): $5
Adults: Pre-Reg. $12…$15 Day of event
Pre-Register by January 30 at www.eventbright.com (Search Bigfoot)
Complimentary Snowshoes are included in registration.


22. Dance Club Offering Dance Lessons

The social dance club holds weekly dance lessons at the SDC dance room from 1 to 3 pm on Sundays.

For more information please contact Charles hill at chhill@mtu.edu

 

 


Student News Briefs – January 16, 2015

Norman-Poster1. TONIGHT: MUB Board Presents, “The Norman Magician Experience”

MUB Board hosting magic show on Friday, January 16 at 8:00 PM in the MUB Ballroom.  Norman combines original and amazing magic tricks with his unique style of story telling, action, and audience interaction. The audience is invited to a world where anything is possible.

The show is an exciting fusion of magic, comedy, and audience participation! It features never before seen magic, laugh out loud comedic situations and the best part!….it stars you the audience!


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Student Activities hosting comedian Brian O’Sullivan on Saturday, January 17 at 10:00 PM in the MUB Ballroom.  Brian O’Sullivan is a singing comedian inspired by artists such as “Weird Al” Yankovic and Bo Burnham. He has a special niche for making fun of pop culture from a college student’s perspective. Making fun of everything from Facebook to Tinder to college procrastination, all while poking fun of artists like Taylor Swift and Miley Cyrus, O’Sullivan’s show is for anyone with a funny bone in their body. 


3. HuskyLEAD Sessions

Student Activities is pleased to announce the Spring 2015 HuskyLEAD program.  HuskyLEAD is a series of hour-long workshops held on Tuesday evenings that help students develop their leadership skills.  The sessions are geared toward student organization leaders, however, all students are welcomed and encouraged to attend.
All HuskyLEAD sessions will be held in MUB Ballroom B2 & B3 except the January 27 session which will be held in Fisher 135.
The Career Services Advantage:  Be a student organization liaison!
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
MUB B2 & B3, 6:00 PM
Participants will learn how student and Greek organizations can provide their members with direct communication to employment and career development information and opportunities from Career Services.
Presenters:  Steve Patchin, director of Career Services, and Julie Way, assistant director of Career Services.
Financing and Budgeting for Your Organization
Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Fisher 135, 6:00 PM
(Required for all registered student organizations intending to request funding from the Undergraduate Student Government).
Participants attending this session will learn about the opportunities available for student organizations to receive funding and will focus on collaboration and goal-setting to further their organization goals.
Presenter:  Steven Steinhoff, treasurer, Undergraduate Student Government
Presentations that Work
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
MUB B2 & B3, 6:00 PM
Did you know that there is a “communication ceiling” in the corporate world? Your ability to speak and write well can make or break your career. Make sure you know how to give presentations that work.
Presenter:  Patti Sotirin, Professor of Communications, Humanities
Unplug and Recharge!  Learn Self-care Techniques and Achieve Balance.
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
MUB B2 & B3, 6:00 PM
Participants attending this session will learn valuable self-care techniques that can be used while at Michigan Tech and in the years that follow in order to achieve balance.  Part of strong leadership is learning about yourself – strengths, weaknesses and personal values.  Advance individually and as an organization by using self-knowledge.
Presenter:  Whitney Boroski, health and wellness coordinator, Student Activities
The Green Perspective:  Learning Energy-saving Habits
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
MUB B2 & B3, 6:00 PM
Participants will learn energy-saving habits to save money at home and in the workplace.
Presenters:  Green Campus Enterprise Team
Lean Leadership:  Achieving Leadership Excellence Using Lean Principle
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
MUB B2 & B3, 6:00 PM
Participants will learn how leaders can use Lean knowledge, processes, and tools to more effectively lead others.  Lean leaders commit to self-development, coach and develop others, build capability for continuous improvement, and create vision and align goals.
If you have any questions or comments on HuskyLEAD, please feel free to contact Maryann Wilcox at mawilcox@mtu.edu.


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4. Rail Transportation Program Meeting and Guest Speaker

The Railroad Engineering & Activities Club (REAC) will be holding a meeting on January 22 at 7:00 PM in Fisher 131.  There will be a guest speaker, Mike Logan, from EL&S Car Repair Shop, so it is highly recommended that Mechanical Engineering students attend.

There will be a drawing for a $75 gift card to the bookstore and, as always, pizza and pop provided.

For more information please contact Alex at allakene@mtu.edu


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5. The Russian National Ballet Theatre to Present Tchaikovsky’s “Swan Lake”

Michigan Technological University’s Rozsa Center for the Performing Arts presents two magical nights of incomparable Russian ballet. Direct from Moscow, the Russian National Ballet Theatre, featuring fifty of Russia’s finest dancers, will perform Tchaikovsky’s “Swan Lake,” on Thursday, January 15, and Friday, January 16, at 7:30 PM each evening.


 

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6. Dollar Days with Community Programs

New to Community Programs? Want to change up your workout? A wide variety of fitness programming is available at Michigan Tech’s SDC. Try out a class for only $2 during Dollar Days, January 12-17. Just pay the instructor at the door!

For more information and class schedules visit www.michigantechrecreation.com. Enrollment is rolling and walk-ins are welcome. Commit to be HuskiesFit in 2015 with Community Programs!


7. Spring 2015 Academic Success Workshops

Waino Wahtera Center for Student Success

All sessions are at 5:00 PM in Admin 404 unless otherwise noted Registration not required. (For groups sending more than 5 participants, please contact
hsimpson@mtu.edu.)

Tuesday, January 20: Probation and getting back in good academic standing.
This session will discuss the conditions of academic probation and how to get back into good standing. It will also discuss resources and strategies to encourage ongoing academic success.

Wednesday, January 21: Procrastination, prioritization, motivation and organization: Get time on your side.
Time management is really effective self-management. Understand how to avoid time wasting pitfalls, and learn the tools to help you make the most effective use of your time.

Thursday, January 22: Work Smarter, Not Harder.
NOTE: This is in MUB Ballroom A1
Participants attending this session will become familiar with metacognitive awareness (“thinking about thinking”), will learn to develop learning goals and how to make adjustments to be more academically successful.


8. Do you like Trivia?

The Quiz Bowl Club at Michigan Tech is hosting its 1st Annual Pop Culture Tournament!

Game play will be done in a double-elimination format with teams of 4 players competing for the title of champions! Join us Saturday January 24 for a great time! Prizes will be awarded for the winners and snacks will be provided. Entry is $10 per team. Please direct any questions toward Chelsea (cjgrawn@mtu.edu).


January events final 20159. Fitness Center Sampler Classes

Monday, January 26
7:00-7:25 Zumba with Cindy, Wads Annex
7:30-7:55 Turbo Kick with Jacq, Campus Cafe
Wednesday, January 28
7:00-7:25 Metabolic Condt. with Krista
7:30-7:55 Pi Yo with Cindy
Both classes are free of charge and if you are interested, please email wmborosk@mtu.edu to register

10. Khana Khazana is Back with a Combo Meal

Khana Khazana at Michigan Tech is going to present Indian, Thai and Saudi Arabian cuisine on Friday, January 16. The cooks, Jaswanth Kalavagadda, MS student in Electrical Engineering is going to present the Indian Chicken gravy, made of chicken, onions, cream and a rich mixture of spices.He is also going to present Indian- Alo Korma, a vegeterian dish made of potatoes, chickpeas, onions, garlic, ginger and  indian spices. Siranee Nuchitprasitchai, PHD student from Chemical Engineering department will present Thai-stir fried Eggplant made mainly of Tofu, Eggplants and green onions. Zainab Alshoug from Chemical Engineering department will present the dessert, Saffron pudding, made of starch, saffron, milk, sugar and pistachios.
We will serve from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM in the Memorial Union Building. The whole mean is $6.95 and $2.50 for one side (food for both vegeterians and non-vegeterians.)
Please join us to support our international cooks and enjoy a great meal!

11. Portage Lake Lift Bridge Closures

The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will close the US-41/M-26 Portage Lake Lift Bridge between Houghton and Hancock for 10 hours beginning at 9:00 pm Saturday, January 17. The bridge is scheduled to reopen at 7:00 am Sunday, January 18. The hockey game on Saturday, January 17 has been moved to 5:07 pm to accommodate Huskies fans north of the bridge. In case of a weather delay, an alternate bridge closure date of January 24 has been set.

CHANGE IN SCHEDULE FOR SHORT CLOSURES. The contractor has notified MDOT the previously announced four two-hour closures for January 20, 21, 22, and 23 from 2:00 am to 4:00 am will need to be rescheduled. The two-hour closures will be announced at a later date.

In addition to the January 17 closure, motorists should expect:

  • Nearly 170 intermittent 15- to 20-minute closures from January to March, between the hours of 7:00 pm and 6:00 am.
  • One 11-and-a-half-hour closure March 21 from 9:00 pm to 8:30 am with an alternate date of March 28 in case of weather delay.

For more information, please visit www.mtu.edu/bridge-construction or send me an email tlp@mtu.edu.


12. Husky Tae Kwon Do

Looking for a new activity to try this semester?  Come and see what Husky Tae Kwon Do has to offer.  If Tae Kwon Do interests you feel free to stop by practice to learn more.  Our practice schedule for the week of January 19th is as follows:
Tuesday: ROTC GYM 6-8 pm
Thursday: MUB Alumni Lounge 5:30-7:30 pm
Friday: ROTC GYM 6-8 pm
Saturday: SDC Dance Room 4-6 pm

Come and try it for free! No experience necessary.


13. Career Services Helping Your Career Development

Career Services Spring Info


14. Paying for School, Mock Interviews, and Resume Help

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15. Medical Careers Week January 26-29

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16. Career Fair Name Tags Available

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Spring2015FitnessSlider17. Commit to be Huskies Fit with Community Programs

​Today is the day! A wide variety of fitness programming is available right at the SDC. Michigan Tech Community Programs offers awesome class options to fit your personal fitness level and style. Start the New Year off right and let Community Programs help you stick to that resolution of a healthier happier you. Commit to be HuskiesFit in 2015!

For more information, visit Michigan Tech Community Programs.

18. Entry Deadline TODAY for Michigan Tech Intramural Basketball, Volleyball, and Bowling

Reminder: The Entry Deadline for Michigan Tech Intramural Basketball, Volleyball and Bowling is TODAY (January 16)! The deadline for Basketball and Volleyball is 3:00 PM and the deadline for bowling is 5:00 PM.
*Get more details and check us out online at www.mtu.edu/kip/undergraduate/intramural/
**Be sure to like us on Facebook under “Michigan Tech Intramurals”

For more information please contact Kylee Larson kyleel@mtu.edu


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19. Come Dance with NOSOTROS Salsa Lessons

NOSOTROS student organization will host a Free and Fun Party on Friday January 23 at 8:00PMm in the MUB ballroom. We will have an hour of free Salsa lesson followed by an open floor dance party. No dance partner needed! All are welcome!

For more information please contact Sara Alian at salian@mtu.edu


20. Film Board Showing, Judge

This weekend, Film Board will be showing Judge. Showtimes are Friday, January 16 at 5:30, 8:30, and 11:30 and Saturday January 17 at 2:30, 5:30, 8:30, and 11:30.