Events

May 2018

Tuesday, May 1

Dissertation, Thesis, and Report Formatting Worskshops

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Are you working on formatting corrections for your dissertation, thesis, or report? Do you need help? Are you unsure where to submit your...

Masters Defense: Amber Kemppainen

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Applied Cognitive Science & Human Factors Advisor: Emily Dare Exploring How Reflective Exercises Affect First -Year Engineering Epistemological...

After School: The Science of Food!

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The chemistry & biology of what we eat. After School Science and Engineering Classes 2018 Grades 3-5 March 19 – May 4, 2018 (No class K-12...

Wednesday, May 2

(Outdoor Track and Field) GLIAC Championships - Hosted by Ashland University, Ashland, Ohio

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GLIAC Championships - Hosted by Ashland University, Ashland, Ohio

 
GMES Senior Design Demonstration Day

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Mine Design. Slope Stability. Water Well Rehabilitation. Come join the audience at the Department of Geological and Mining Engineering and Sciences...

After School: Marvelous Minerals!

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After School Science and Engineering Classes 2018 Grades 6-8 March 19 – May 4, 2018 (No class K-12 Spring Break week March 26-30) 6 sessions ~...

Thursday, May 3

(Outdoor Track and Field) GLIAC Championships - Hosted by Ashland University, Ashland, Ohio

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GLIAC Championships - Hosted by Ashland University, Ashland, Ohio

 
Masters Defense: Aaron Krieg

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Chemical Engineering Advisor: Julia King Tensile and Conductivity Properties of Epoxy Composites Containing Carbon Black and Graphene Nanoplatelets

10 am
C-Cubed Luncheon

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All faculty and staff, along with their guests, are invited to C-Cubed (Conversation, Community, Collegiality) lunches, which take place on...

Dissertation, Thesis, and Report Formatting Worskshops

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Are you working on formatting corrections for your dissertation, thesis, or report? Do you need help? Are you unsure where to submit your...

Titleist Demo Day

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Titleist, maker of the world’s best golf clubs, will host a club testing demonstration session in May at the golf course practice range. Get your...

Little Huskies Youth Art Exhibit

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Join the staff, parents and children of Little Huskies Child Development and BHK Child Centers in the beautiful lobby of the Rozsa Center for an...

Friday, May 4

(Outdoor Track and Field) GLIAC Championships - Hosted by Ashland University, Ashland, Ohio

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GLIAC Championships - Hosted by Ashland University, Ashland, Ohio

 
CEE Senior Design Colloquium

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The Civil and Environmental Engineering Department is pleased to invite the University community to attend the spring 2018 senior design team...

Board of Trustees Meeting

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Regular meeting of the Michigan Tech Board of Trustees

Masters Defense: Kaitlyn Roose

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Applied Cognitive Science & Human Factors Advisor: Elizabeth Veinott The Tracer Method: Don't Blink or You Might Miss It. A Novel Methodology...

10:30 am
C-Cubed Luncheon

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All faculty and staff, along with their guests, are invited to C-Cubed (Conversation, Community, Collegiality) lunches, which take place on...

PhD Defense: Shadi Ahmadi Darani

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Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics Advisor: Ossama Abdelkhalik System Architecture Optimization Using Hidden Genes Genetic Algorithms...

12 pm

Saturday, May 5

Spring Commencement

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Commencement Ceremony will be held in the John J. MacInnes Student Ice Arena attached to the Student Development Complex. Graduates should arrive...

Thursday, May 10

Masters Defense: Ryan Wagner

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Civil Engineering Advisor: Jennifer Becker Graywater Viability in Lesotho's Lowland Agricultural District

9 am
PhD Defense: Aref Majdara

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Electrical Engineering Advisor: Saeid Nooshabadi Computationally Efficient Algorithms for Offline and Online Density Estimation for...

12 pm
Lake Superior Celebration

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The Lake Superior Celebration and Lake Superior Stewardship Initiative is marking 10 years. The community is invited to the Lake Superior...

Friday, May 11

Student & Alumni Social - Brooklyn, MI

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Join alumni and friends for a social with current Formula SAE students while they are in town for the FSAE Competition. Formula SAE is an...

Saturday, May 12

Delta Sigs Outing

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Monday, May 14

Masters Defense: Elizabeth Vanheusden

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Mechanical Engineering Advisor: Lyon King Thermomagnetic Convective Cooling of Hall Effect Thruster

9 am
PhD Defense: Kimberly Tweedale

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Rhetoric, Theory and Culture Advisor: Karla Kitalong Ecologies of Sponsorship: What Fitbit Users Can Teach Us About Digital Literacy

10 am
Husky Happy Hour - Houston, TX

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Join fellow Houston Huskies for a casual gathering at the Tasting Room Wine Cafe. Appetizers will be provided and entrees are available for purchase.

Meet the Researchers - Washington, DC

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You're invited to network with over 25 faculty members representing over 16 departments from Michigan Tech during their annual research development...

Tuesday, May 15

Combining Lean and Safety: A Powerful 1-2 Punch

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When combined with Lean practices, a safe workplace also becomes a more productive workplace. Employees engaged in developing safe processes also...

Hancock High School Meet

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Masters Defense: Nishchal Sharma

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Electrical Engineering Advisor: Bruce Mork Study of Inrush Currents and Geomagnetically Induced Currents for a Hybrid Transformer Model in ATP

4 pm
Brewery Tour and Tasting - Austin, TX

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Join fellow Austin alumni and friends for a private tour of Hops & Grain Brewing. After the tour, grab a pint of handcrafted beer from the tap...

Wednesday, May 16

Private Wine Tasting - Dallas, TX

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Join fellow Dallas-Fort Worth Huskies for a private wine tasting at Times Ten (x10) Cellars. During the tasting, we will sample 8 different x10...

6:30 pm

Thursday, May 17

Campus Communicators

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Campus Comm meets the third Thursday of each month to discuss obstacles, strategies, and best practices for sharing University information and...

Men's League Fun Day

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This Fun Day is scheduled for Thursday, May 18. Sign up at the front desk. The day will consist of a Pilgrim (front nine) scramble and a Portage...

Bavarian Bierhaus Brewery Tour - Glendale, WI

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Join us at the Bavarian Bierhaus for a tour of the brewery. After that, grab some good food, great beer, and have a chance to catch up with fellow...

Husky Happy Hour - DePere, WI

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Enjoy an informal evening out and network with fellow Michigan Tech alumni and friends.

6 pm
2018 Green Film Series: Burned: Are Trees the New Coal?

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A look at the controversy of creating energy using biomass. Film makers, Lisa Merton & Alan Dater of Marlboro Productions, visited the Warden...

Friday, May 18

PhD Defense: Aeshah Khudaysh M Muqri

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Physics Advisor: Jae Yong Suh Angle-Resolved Optical Spectroscopy of Plasmonic Resonances

9 am
Yahara Bay Distillery Tour and Tasting - Fitchburg, WI

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Join Madison area alumni and friends for a private tour of Yahara Bay Distillery. During the tour, we'll sample 6 handcrafted spirits, learn about...

Saturday, May 19

Dr. Magnolia's Magical Museum of Everything

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Superior School of Dance presents Dr. Magnolia's Magical Museum of Everything

Sunday, May 20

Seattle Mariners vs. Detroit Tigers - Seattle, WA

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Join Puget Sound alumni and friends for an afternoon of baseball as the Seattle Mariners take on the Detroit Tigers. $26 Game Ticket

1 pm
Dr. Magnolia's Magical Museum of Everything

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Superior School of Dance presents Dr. Magnolia's Magical Museum of Everything

Tuesday, May 22

Great Lakes Investigations Aboard R/V Agassiz

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Students in Grades 4-12 May 22nd - June 8th, 2018 for Students in Grades 4-12 ~ Fun! FREE! Educational! Ride the Waves with GM invites Grades...

Submission and Formatting 101: Master the Dissertation, Thesis, and Report Process

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Students who are completing a dissertation, thesis, or report are invited to join the Graduate School to learn about the resources available to...

Wednesday, May 23

Great Lakes Investigations Aboard R/V Agassiz

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Students in Grades 4-12 May 22nd - June 8th, 2018 for Students in Grades 4-12 ~ Fun! FREE! Educational! Ride the Waves with GM invites Grades...

Thursday, May 24

(Outdoor Track and Field) NCAA DII National Championships

NCAA DII National Championships

 
Great Lakes Investigations Aboard R/V Agassiz

Students in Grades 4-12 May 22nd - June 8th, 2018 for Students in Grades 4-12 ~ Fun! FREE! Educational! Ride the Waves with GM invites Grades...

Masters Defense: Ravikumar Chilmula

Electrical Engineering Advisor: Aurenice Oliveira Study of Obstacle Effect on GPSR Protocol and a Novel Intelligent Greedy Routing Protocol for...

9 am
Masters Defense: Omkar Uday Shinde

Mechanical Engineering Advisor: Gregory Odegard Fractography of As-Cast Ductile Iron and Analyzing the Effect of Skin Roughness on its Fatigue...

1 pm
Husky Happy Hour - Grand Rapids, MI

Come meet up with other Michigan Tech alumni and friends at Schmohz Brewery! Stop by, grab a pitcher, share a few stories about time up a Tech, and...

Friday, May 25

(Outdoor Track and Field) NCAA DII National Championships

NCAA DII National Championships

 
Great Lakes Investigations Aboard R/V Agassiz

Students in Grades 4-12 May 22nd - June 8th, 2018 for Students in Grades 4-12 ~ Fun! FREE! Educational! Ride the Waves with GM invites Grades...

Seattle Mariners vs. Detroit Tigers - Seattle, WA

Join Puget Sound alumni and friends for an afternoon of baseball as the Seattle Mariners take on the Detroit Tigers. $26 Game Ticket

1 pm

Saturday, May 26

(Outdoor Track and Field) NCAA DII National Championships

NCAA DII National Championships

 
Great Lakes Investigations Aboard R/V Agassiz

Students in Grades 4-12 May 22nd - June 8th, 2018 for Students in Grades 4-12 ~ Fun! FREE! Educational! Ride the Waves with GM invites Grades...

Portage Lake Best Ball

This tournament will begin on Saturday with an 18-hole qualifying round, and continue on Sunday for an 18-hole championship round. The cost...

Sunday, May 27

Great Lakes Investigations Aboard R/V Agassiz

Students in Grades 4-12 May 22nd - June 8th, 2018 for Students in Grades 4-12 ~ Fun! FREE! Educational! Ride the Waves with GM invites Grades...

Portage Lake Best Ball

This tournament will begin on Saturday with an 18-hole qualifying round, and continue on Sunday for an 18-hole championship round. The cost...

Monday, May 28

Great Lakes Investigations Aboard R/V Agassiz

Students in Grades 4-12 May 22nd - June 8th, 2018 for Students in Grades 4-12 ~ Fun! FREE! Educational! Ride the Waves with GM invites Grades...

Tuesday, May 29

Great Lakes Investigations Aboard R/V Agassiz

Students in Grades 4-12 May 22nd - June 8th, 2018 for Students in Grades 4-12 ~ Fun! FREE! Educational! Ride the Waves with GM invites Grades...

Women's League Fun Night

Join an organizational meeting at 4 p.m., Tuesay, May 30. Women's Fun Day will be Tuesday, June 6.

Wednesday, May 30

Great Lakes Investigations Aboard R/V Agassiz

Students in Grades 4-12 May 22nd - June 8th, 2018 for Students in Grades 4-12 ~ Fun! FREE! Educational! Ride the Waves with GM invites Grades...

Thursday, May 31

Great Lakes Investigations Aboard R/V Agassiz

Students in Grades 4-12 May 22nd - June 8th, 2018 for Students in Grades 4-12 ~ Fun! FREE! Educational! Ride the Waves with GM invites Grades...

Masters Defense: Taija Hahka

Biological Sciences Advisor: Zhiying Shan A Combined High Salt Plus Fructose Diet Stimulates Hypertension

11 am

May 2018