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Music-O-Rama: Celebrating Musical Variety at Michigan Tech

HOUGHTON, Michigan (Tuesday, September 26, 2017) – Please join us for Music-O-Rama, an annual musical variety concert, celebrating the diversity, history, and variety of music at Michigan Tech. Performers from all of the major Michigan Tech music ensembles:  Jazz Lab Band, Superior Wind Symphony, Keweenaw Symphony Orchestra, conScience: Michigan Tech …

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Michigan Tech Encourages Students To Register To Vote

Michigan Tech is attempting to increase the number of registered student voters on campus, in preparation for upcoming local elections. A voter registration drive was held Tuesday as the school partnered with other universities across the country for National Voter Registration day.   Over 75 students along with clerks from …

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Search Crews Locate Runaway Teen

The Houghton County Sheriff’s Office says they’ve located a missing endangered juvenile. Deputies were called out Monday around 3:00pm to the area of Waasa Road and M-203 in Hancock Township. The teen was believed to be in the woods in the surrounding area. The deputies were joined by the Keweenaw …

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DNR offers Hiking 101 class at Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources Outdoor Skills Academy will offer an introductory hiking class atPorcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park Saturday, Nov. 4, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Hiking 101, for ages 14 and older, will cover hiking gear, clothing, nutrition, map and compass use, and minimal-impact techniques. The instructor also will spend …

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Festival Ruska kicks off Wednesday

Festival Ruska is back for 2017! This annual fall festival, which is scheduled for September 27-30, is hosted by Finlandia University to celebrate the Keweenaw Peninsula’s Finnish roots through incredible cultural activities. In the Copper Country, much like in Finland, September ends with an explosion of color in the forests. …

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MTU Fall Career Fair To Be 3rd Largest

Hundreds of companies are set to compete for the latest Michigan Tech graduates at tomorrow’s Fall Career Fair. With 340 companies registered already, Career Services Director Steve Patchin is calling it “the third largest career fair in Michigan Tech history.” Not all of the companies will be looking for engineers. …

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