Month: June 2017

Student News Briefs – June 23, 2017

Khana Khazana JapaneseJapanese Food at Today’s Khana Khazana 

by Khana Khazana

Today at the Memorial Union North Coast Grill and Deli, we are featuring a menu from Japan.

The menu features:

  • Chicken Teriyaki
  • Japanese Cheesecake
  • Salad with Sesame Dressing

Serving is from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The cost is $5.95 and includes a fountain beverage.

Visit Khana Khazana on Facebook.

Ice Cream Social version 2.0

Come join Student Activities and Housing and Residential Life for an Ice Cream Sundae Bar!

June 29 at 2:30 PM on Walker Lawn (rain location: Fisher Hall)
Free while supplies last!

The Salvation Army is in need of volunteers TONIGHT!

Salvation Army is celebrating their 1 year anniversary  today (Friday, June 23) and they need your help starting at 5:00PM.  Donuts will be provided!  Please call Nick Roberts at 906-281-1609 if you are able to be of assistance.

Student News Briefs – June 9, 2017

Khana Khazana Thai

Thai Cuisine at Today’s Khana Khazana 

This week at the Memorial Union North Coast Grill and Deli, we are featuring a menu from Thailand:

  • Chicken Masaman Curry (Thai Peanut Curry)
  • Ajad
  • Sagu Khoa Pod (Tapioca with Sweet Corn)

Serving is from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. today (Friday, June 9). The cost is $5.95 and includes a fountain beverage. Visit Khana Khazana on Facebook.

Moment of Silence for Victims of Terrorist Attacks

Members of the Iranian Community at Michigan Tech are asking the campus community to join them in a moment of silence to show their condolences for the victims lost in the tragedy of terrorist attacks in the Middle East, Europe, Asia and Australia.  The event will be held on Tuesday, June 13th at noon in front of the Husky statue.  For questions about the event, contact

K-Day Registration for Student Organizations Open Now
K-Day Registration is officially open, so reserve your spot now!  Space and resources are limited, so do not delay!
K-Day, or Keweenaw Day, is an annual tradition that will be held on Friday September 8 beginning at noon. Students head to McLain State Park for an afternoon of food, fun and music.  K-day typically sees 3500-4000 students so this is an important recruitment opportunity for your organization.  Please have your organization’s event finalized before registering HERE.  This year’s theme is “Welcome to the Jungle!”…. so get out your Safari gear!  Questions about K-Day can be directed to Rochelle Spencer at or call 906-487-1963.



When looking for some summer fun, keep Michigan Tech Recreation and the SDC in mind!
– Daily passes and group rates are available for access to the pool, multi purpose gym, racquetball courts and more.
– Purchase a trail pass and check out the Tech Trails for mountain biking, hiking and disc golf.
– Reserve a court at Gates Tennis Center for a game of pickle ball or tennis. The softball fields and sand volleyball fields are available for rental.
– Take advantage of the Outdoor Adventure Program‘s cool programming – Climbing wall, high ropes, paddling demos and more!
For all things fun and fit, look to Michigan Tech Recreation and the SDC. Visit for details.


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fitness coach

Certified Personal Trainer

Michigan Tech Recreation is seeking dynamic personable individuals to join our exclusive personal training team at the SDC. This is an excellent opportunity for certified personal trainers or health, fitness and exercise science graduates. We are looking for key team members representing fitness to assist our customers achieve their fitness potential by providing customized fitness programs, passionate encouragement, empowerment and lifestyle changes for lifelong fitness. As a condition of employment, this temporary, part-time, hourly person will work as a personal trainer exclusively for Michigan Tech Recreation, and must be available evening and weekend hours. Requirements include an academic degree in a fitness related field, current personal trainer certification from a nationally recognized organization, with a minimum of two years professional personal training experience. Additional temporary hourly employment opportunities are available as group fitness instructors.

See attached for a complete job description.

Apply online at top banner Operations, Employment Application.

Michigan Technological University is an Equal Opportunity Educational Institution/Equal Opportunity Employer, which includes providing equal opportunity for protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Student News Brief – June 2, 2017

Khana Khazana Chinese

Chinese Cuisine at Fridays Khana Khazana 

Khana Khazana will feature Chinese food today, Friday, June 2, 2017, at the Memorial Union North Coast Grill and Deli.

The menu features:

  • Dice Chicken with Pepper
  • Fried Eggplant
  • Vegetable Salad

Serving is from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday. The cost is $5.95 and includes a fountain beverage. Visit Khana Khazana on Facebook.


Faculty, staff, graduate students and Michigan Tech retirees are invited to join the Center for Diversity and Inclusion, Housing and Residential Life and Student Activities from 3 to 6 p.m. today  (June 2) at the Hamar House for June’s First Friday Social.

Complimentary soda, beer, wine and appetizers will be served. This is the final social for the 2016-2017 year. If you are interested in hosting a social for the 2017-2018 academic year or learning more, contact Christina Fabian at or 7-2543.


ice-arenaThe John J MacInnes Student Ice Arena will open for the summer June 5. Take advantage of the following popular activities taking place:
Private ice rentals available
Public skating available on select Sundays throughout the summer
Meet us at the Mac and commit to be HuskiesFit this summer!

Volunteers Needed for Firefighter’s Tournament Saturday, June 24th

The South Range Volunteer Fire Department is celebrating its 110th anniversary by hosting the 64th Annual Copper Country Firefighters Tournament Saturday, June 24, 2017. The Annual Copper Country Firefighters Tournament celebrates and showcases our local fire departments. We are seeking volunteers to assist with the day’s activities.  A tentative schedule is provided below:

8-9 am: Department Registration – South Range Fire Hall

9 am: Association Meeting – South Range Fire Hall Race captain meeting immediately following the association meeting downstairs of the South Range Fire Hall

Noon: Firefighter Races: In front of South Range Fire Hall  (There will be Food Concessions)

6 pm: Dress Parade Line up – First St. and Globe Ave.

7 pm: Dress Parade – Parade will start at the top of Trimountain Ave. and Globe Ave. and proceed down Trimountain Ave.

8 pm-Midnight: Firefighters Ball with music provided by Outlaw’D

10 pm: Tournament awards ceremony–Raffle Prize winners announced

We are looking for help throughout the day with food concessions, bartending, security, etc. and welcome any assistance you are willing to provide, even if you can only commit to an hour or two.

If you are interesting in volunteering, please email Gina Goudge at to discuss your availability.