Student News Briefs – Friday, August 24, 2012

Late Night Entertainment

Lindsay Benner – Saturday, August 25 at 8:00 PM, Memorial Union Building (MUB) Ballroom.
Lindsay is a virtuoso entertainer with a twinkle in her eye and a heart of gold. She has toured her solo show across the globe from New Zealand to Norway, and charmed the world’s magic elite at the world famous Magic Castle in Hollywood. Lindsay got her start performing her act on the streets of San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf. Inspired by classic vaudeville and golden-era comedy, she has spent her life working tirelessly to perfect the art of making people happy. Also an accomplished actress, Lindsay has appeared in films such as The Darwin Awards and The Lost Coast, both of which were featured at major film festivals.
An Afternoon on the Town is a Michigan Tech event that invites local businesses/services to welcome our students and show them what they have to offer. Starting on campus, down College Avenue, and throughout the downtown Houghton area there will be live music, refreshments, giveaways, and prizes for student participants.
Join in the fun on Saturday, September 1, 2012 from 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM.
For more information call Student Activities at 906-487-1963 or email

Competitive Cheer and Dance Team fall tryouts

The Michigan Tech Competitive Cheer Team and The Michigan Tech Dance Team are happy to announce that their 2012 FALL TRYOUT SCHEDULES have been posted!

The Cheer Team will be holding tryouts in the SDC Wood Gym on September 5, 6 and 9.

The Dance Team will be holding tryouts in the SDC Wood Gym on September 13 and 14, and in the SDC Dance room on September 15.

For more information check out the Cheer team website, the Dance team website,  or visit their Facebook pages (‘Michigan Tech Cheerleading’, and ‘Michigan Tech Dance Team’) or contact head coach Mary Muncil by sending an e-mail to We hope to see you at tryouts. Go Huskies!!



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