Day: July 18, 2013

Student News Briefs, Friday, July 19, 2013

Student Activities Hosting 2nd Sunset  Cruise for Summer Students

Student Activities is hosting a 2nd Sunset Cruise on the Isle Royale Queen IV on August 1, 2013. Sign up will take place on Thursday, July 25 at 2:00 PM during the next summer programming event, Walking Tacos, at the OAP Backyard.  There are only 86 spaces available. All others will be placed on a waiting list. Students and their children only please. Must have ID and $5.00 cash or check at the time of sign up.

Please visit Involvement link to see more information on the event or call Student Activities at 906-487-1963.


Student Activities Hosts Walking Tacos

Summer students are invited to the next summer programming event, Walking Tacos, at the Outdoor Adventure Program backyard on Thursday, July 25 at 2:00 PM.  The 2nd Sunset Cruise sign up will also take place starting at 2:00 PM.

This programming series is sponsored by Student Activities and Housing and Residential Life.

For more information please visit Involvement link or call Student Activities at 906-487-1963.


Outdoor Adventure Program hosts Paddle the Portage

Get outdoors on the water in this hot hot weather and sign up for the OAP Paddle the Portage trip on Thursday, July 25 from 2:00-5:00 PM.

Please call the OAP house at 487-2290 to sign up for the trip.


Little Huskies Child Development Center has Scholarships Available

The purpose of the scholarship fund is to remove financial road blocks so as to allow Michigan Tech’s most needy families access to high-quality early childhood education at Michigan Tech’s Little Huskies Child Development Center. The focus demographics are undergraduate, graduate, and low-income employee families. Their success at Michigan Tech is a guiding principle. Please go to for more information and an application.

A completed application and all required materials must be submitted and received no later than August 1, 2013 for the 2013-2014 academic year. Materials may be sent electronically to or mailed to: Eva-Marie Hatfield, Little Huskies Child Development Center, 500 MacInnes Drive, Houghton, MI 49913.


Join the Pilates Challenge with Michigan Tech Community Programs

Commit to be Fit AND finish your summer stronger that you started it!

From July 29-August 23, give up your lunch break and join certified Power Pilates instructor Mary Muncil for a 50 minute power-hour Pilates & Pilates/Barre Fusion workout. Classes are held Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 12:00-12:50pm in the SDC Studio. *no class 8/1/13.
Don’t miss your last chance to tone, hone and get results before summer ends! Purchase your class punchcard today from the SDC Ticket Office and get in on the Pilates Challenge

For more information, visit or call 487-2975.