October Activities

Film Screening of “Out in the Silence”
As a lead-in to the October 11 celebration of National Coming Out Day, Keweenaw Pride and the Center for Diversity and Inclusion will host a film screening of “Out in the Silence.”
Thursday, October 4 from 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm in Fisher 135

Mike Super: Magic and Illusion
Mike Super is a world-famous magician and illusionist who has won many awards including Entertainer of the Year, Best Performing Artist of the Year, Best Novelty Performer of the Year, and many more.
Friday, October 5 from 7:30 pm – 11:55 pm

Family Weekend
Family Weekend allows parents, guardians, and family members the opportunity to visit with their Tech student. During Family Weekend, families can explore campus and the surrounding area, enjoy activities sponsored by Michigan Tech on and off campus, and spend quality time together.
Friday, October 12 12:00 pm – Sunday, October 14 12:00 pm

Keweenaw Symphony Orchestra: From Russia with Love
Bathe in the luxurious beauty of Russian exoticism as the KSO performs works by Tchaikovsky, Rimsky-Korsakov, and Shostakovich.
Saturday, October 13 from 7:30pm – 8:30 pm at the Rozsa Theater

Always Lost: A Meditation on War – Opening Reception with Presentation of the Colors
The Always Lost team is devoted to remembering the veterans of The War on Terror who lost their lives and who continue to live here in the US. The central component of their exhibit is the Wall of the Dead, a memorial with the pictures and names of every casualty lost since September 11, 2001.
Friday, October 19 from 7:30 pm – 8:00 pm in the Rozsa Gallery

The Musical Comedy of Murders
A hilarious “who done it” that pokes fun at 1940s movie thrillers and campy musical comedies.
Thursday, October 25 – Saturday, October 27 from 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm at the Rozsa Theater

Royal Drummers and Dancers of Burundi
One of the greatest percussion ensembles in the world, the Royal Drummers and Dancers of Burundi channel the energy and creative spirit of a nation through their sacred drums and the rituals surrounding them.  The thunderous sound of the drums with the graceful yet athletic dance that accompanies this masterful performance represents an important part of Burundi’s musical heritage.
Tuesday, October 30 7:30 pm – 11:55 pm at the Rozsa Theater

Information for this month’s activities courtesy of the University Calendar: http://www.mtu.edu/calendar/events.php#