K-Day is today!! Join us at Chassell Centennial Park from 12:00 – 4:00 PM. Free shuttle starts at 11:30 AM at the MUB and will make trips to the park and back until the end of the event. Student Leadership & Involvement will be closing at noon to attend K-Day, so come say hello to us at the check-in tent!
You’ve gotten all settled in at Michigan Tech for the year and are about to start classes. Now what? It’s time for Welcome Week! Every year, new and returning students are welcomed back to campus with this annual tradition that will get everyone into the Husky Spirit.
Welcome Week is an on-campus experience that kick-starts every fall semester. This tradition is designed to complement the Orientation experience, and provide opportunities to enhance academic and personal success for Tech students. The week is jam packed with social activities, food, entertainment, and much more!
Check out all the events HERE!
Grab a friend! Invite your co-workers! Get your family excited! Let everyone know that The Keweenaw Color Run is back! Join the Keweenaw Young Professionals on September 8th, 2019 for a fun, untimed walk/run event for the whole office and family. During this five-kilometer run, participants will be blasted head to toe in different colored powders. Not only will participants get more colorful throughout the race, but each person will be provided with a color packet to kick off the race.
KCR Runners vary in demographics and reasons for running. With no winners or official times, The Keweenaw Color Run is an event for everyone! This event is designed to unite the diverse cultures and identities of the Upper Peninsula communities. Our goal is to get you out of your office, or home, surrounded by family and friends walking or running to a healthier us.
USG Nominations Now Open
Upper-Peninsula Wide Campus Bike Week
Monday, September 9 @11:00am-1:00pm
Bike Registration with Public Safety and Police Services
Register your bike with Public Safety and Police Services during our first full week of class. Registration helps to ensure that bikes found without owners can be returned to the proper person. We will have other helpful resources to share with you as well, and if you are one of our first visitors that stops by with a bike, you get a free USB rechargable light!
12:00 noon – 1:00pm
Lunch and Learn with Campus Bike Initiative and Employee Wellness
Join Campus Bike Initiative as we talk about smart cycling, e-bikes, and riding in the snow.
- How to be a smart bicyclist
- Checking your bike and yourself
- Being comfortable on your bicycle
- Rules of the road
- A look at e-bikes
- Preparing for winter cycling
Tuesday, September 10 @ 11:00am-1:00pm
Tune-Up Tuesday with our Local Bike Shops
When was the last time that your bike has been serviced? Come check out our Cross Country Sports as they will look over your bike and make adjustments and recommendations for a better performing bike!
Wednesday, September 11 @ 11:00am-1:00pm
Health and Wellness Fair with the Outdoor Adventure Program
Learn about the health benefits of cycling with the Campus Bike Initiative and the Outdoor Adventure Program.
Friday, September 13 Bike to Campus Day
Leave the car at home and bike to and from campus! We will count how many bikes we find on campus and you might find a prize on your bike when you walk about from class or work!
Saturday, September 14 @ 6:00pm
Group Ride with Bike Initiative Keweenaw
Come have some fun with Bike Initiative Keweenaw (BIKE!). Campus and local communities are invited to come meet our members, learn a few smart cycling skills, and enjoy a casual 8-10 mile ride on local roads and paths. The ride is no-drop, meaning nobody will be left behind, and there will be an option for a shortcut to the end. A helmet is required.
Please check out our Fall 2019 Activity Schedule for more details.
Intramural Sports is also HIRING! Interested in becoming an intramural official? If interested please apply at this site: https://uww.joinhandshake.com/jobs/2781710
Upcoming Entry Deadlines
2-Person Golf Scramble: Friday, September 6 @ 12:00 Noon
- Tournament on Saturday, September 7th
- Must sign up for a Tee-time in the Intramural Office.
- Season Begin September 9th
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- Season Begin September 18th
PAINTBALL: Friday, September 13th @ 12:00 Noon
- Tournament on Saturday, September 14th
Register your team at www.imleagues.com/MTU
If you have any questions, please contact Craig Pellizzaro at 487-3040 or email@example.com.
On September 8th at 6:00PM in the MUB Commons
HuskyDeals Google Group!
The HuskyDeals Google Group is here to share information about our current promotions and services! We distribute relevant information using a very limited amount of communications through this group. You may join or leave at any time.
To join now, email “firstname.lastname@example.org” or search your Google groups for HuskyDeals and select the Join option. And if you’re already a member, check your email for your birthday discount coupon! Thank you for your patronage!
The SDC Building Schedule
SDC Building Schedule 8/26/19-5/2/20 (Revised schedules for Thanksgiving break, Christmas break and Spring break will be posted at those times.)
Intramural Registration For Fall 2019 Events Now Open
Registration for Fall 2019 is now open and there are several new activities including Glow Disc Golf, Paintball, and Log Rolling!
Check out the Fall 2019 Activity Schedule for more details.
Monday, September 9th
Outdoor Yoga with HuskiesFIT
Tuesday, September 10th
Husky Pantry GRAND OPENING!
Husky Pantry Fischer Hall
Wednesday, September 11th
Student Health Fair
Thursday, September 12th