Student News Briefs – Friday, September 13, 2013

Khana Khazana – Thai Cuisine

A collaboration of Michigan Tech International Students and Michigan Tech Dining Services is bringing you a fine international lunch at the Memorial Union Food Court on Friday, September 13, 2013.


Homecoming 2013 – Schedule of Events

Sunday, September 15

Window Painting – SDC, 2:00-4:00 PM

Kickball Tournament – Fields 1-4, Noon-7:00 PM (Rain or Shine)

Monday, September 16

Outdoor Movie – 9:00 PM

Tuesday, September 17

Kickball Championships – Field 3, 5:00-8:00 PM

Wednesday, September 18

Homecoming Games – Walker Lawn, 4:00-7:00 PM

Thursday, September 19

Root Beer Floats – Dining Halls and the MUB, 11:00AM-1:00 PM

Celebrate the Success of Generations of Discovery: the Campaign for Michigan Tech with a Root Beer Float in a Homecoming Cup!

Trails Relay – Tech Trails, 4:30 PM

Homecoming Court Dinner – Great Lakes Research Center, 6:00 PM

Friday, September 20

Parade – 4:00 PM

Pep Rally – following the parade

Cardboard Boat Races – following the parade

Volleyball vs. Lake Superior State University – 5:00 PM

Women’s Soccer vs. Lake Erie College – 7:00 PM

Saturday, September 21

Football vs. Walsh University – 1:00 PM

(Football Alumni Reunion)

Volleyball vs. Saginaw Valley State University – 4:00 PM


Student Activities Outdoor Movie – Monsters University

Join in some Homecoming fun and come over to Walker Lawn on Monday, September 16 at 9:00 PM for a complimentary outdoor movie, Monsters University.  Bring a blanket and snacks and have some fun!

For more information please contact Jessie Stapleton, Coordinator of Student Activities at


Last Day to Vote for Homecoming Court Candidates

Vote for your Homecoming Candidate today at

Voting ends at 5:00 PM today, September 13, 2013!


Husky Tae Kwon Do Practice Schedule 2013-2014

Have you ever wanted to learn a martial art? Come and learn Tae Kwon Do with the Husky TKD club!
Tae Kwon Do is fun for all ages and skill levels. Practice self-defense, basic and advanced techniques, and Olympic style sparring.
Try us out for FREE anytime! We look forward to seeing you at one or more of our practices!
Tuesday 5:30-7:30pm in the MUB Ballroom A-2
Friday 5:30-7:30pm in the MUB Ballroom B
Saturday noon – 2pm in the SDC Dance Room.
You can find our academic year schedule at:

For more information, contact Jacob Carrick,


Clothesline Project to Raise Awareness about Sexual Violence and Sexual Assault

The Women’s Programming Committee (WPC) and the Women’s Leadership Council (WLC) are hosting a Clothesline Project to raise awareness about sexual violence and sexual assault. Individual students and student organizations are invited to decorate t-shirts with anti-violence/assault messages/images. T-shirts will be available for decoration at the Center for Diversity and Inclusion (Hamar House) through Friday, September 20. All the details are online at


Inter-mural Updates

Individual/Dual Sports Deadlines:

Racquetball Singles 9/18 @ 5:00 PM

Trails Relay 9/19 @ noon

Please visit our website for more information


Rail Information Night

Come join us on the night of the Career Fair and learn more about job opportunities and internships in the railroad industry. This is a great way to build connections and a chance to follow up with railroad company representatives in a more personal setting. There will also be refreshments and pizza served.  Sponsored by the Rail Transportation Program &  Railroad Engineering Activities Club.

For more information please contact Toni Passariello at


Copper Country Track Club Invites You to Run

Copper Country Track Club is getting together for group runs every Tuesday and Thursday at 5:15 PM at the digital clock on the campus side of the MUB.  All levels and experience welcome (even if you’ve never run before).  Tech students and non-students.  Contact Ryan with questions (  Join CCTC on Involvement Link to receive information and updates.


Fall 2013 Career Services Events – WEEK 3

The following companies are traveling to campus to help you with your Career Development:

ArcelorMittal • NUCOR • Jackson • CONTROLTEC • Kimberly Clark Integrys • Gerdau • Chrysler • Schlumberger • Ford

Week 3

Resume Blitz, September 17 and 18

MUB Commons, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Interview Skills Week, September 16 – 19

Career Services, 220 Administration Building

9:00 – 4:00 (on the hour)

IMPORTANT – Be sure to schedule your Mock Interview NOW by emailing 3 dates and times that work best for you to, or call 487-2313.

New! More Walk-In Hours throughout the semester:

Mondays from 3:00 – 5:00

Tuesdays from 1:00 – 5:00

Wednesdays from 1:00 – 5:00

Thursdays at 10:00 – noon and 3:00 – 5:00

For More Information please visit Career Services, 220 Administration Building (15 minute visits)


Constitution Day Speaker

Speaker, Dr. David Canon of UW-Madison to speak on Gridlock, Polarization, and Budget Politics in MUB Ballroom B at 7:30 PM on September 16.

For more information please contact Mary Durfee at