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Messiah Rehearsal

Messiah will put the campus, community in the holiday mood

December 3, 2009
By Dennis Walikainen

The Keweenaw Symphony Orchestra and the Michigan Tech Concert Choir perform Handel's Messiah at the Rozsa Center for the Performing Arts, under the baton of new director Joel Neves.

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Crystal Shawanda

Native American Speakers’ Forum, Spirit of the Harvest Powwow Oct. 23-24

October 14, 2009
By Marcia Goodrich

Featuring performances by country music star Crystal Shawanda and amazing hoop dancer Lowrey Begay

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Gala Latina 2008

Gala Latina! Music, Dance (and Even Free Lessons)

September 30, 2009
By Marcia Goodrich

Learn salsa, merengue and cumbia and then dance to the most exhilarating music on the planet.

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Rozsa Art Gallery

Wasted Space Begets Beauty: Rozsa Art Gallery Opens Monday, September 28

September 25, 2009
By Dennis Walikainen

What were once storage rooms and empty space has been transformed into something beautiful. Thanks to the estate of Eileen J. Niva ’71, the lower level of the Rozsa Center for the Performing Arts now contains a gallery to feature various artists, and if their first showing is any indication, the Keweenaw just got a great, new artistic venue.

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The Great Lakes as seen from space.

Waterlife - a Great Lakes Film Epic - Coming to Michigan Tech Sept. 9

September 1, 2009
By Jennifer Donovan

A free documentary film explores human and ecological aspects of the Great Lakes.

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Parade of Nations Sept. 20: Differences that Unite

September 5, 2008
By Marcia Goodrich

This year's theme: "Weaving Cultural Harmony"

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Frankenstein Reigns in Winter Carnival Statue Competition

February 8, 2008
By Marcia Goodrich

Alpha Gamma Delta's icy interpretation of Frankenstein's laboratory grabbed first place in the women's group category.

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Chevy Nova on Ice

February 1, 2008
By Jennifer Donovan

Actually, it's a Chevy Nova IN ice, or it will be when two visiting artists get through with it. The frozen car project is part of Michigan Tech's Winter Carnival, which starts next week in Houghton, Michigan.

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Frozen in Fear: Tech Heats Up for Winter Carnival

January 29, 2008
By Marcia Goodrich

"Frightful Creatures with Chilling Features"

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2007 Winter Carnival Firsts: Miss Michigan, Dog-Sled Rides

January 31, 2007
By Marcia Goodrich

Along with the usual awe-inspiring snow statues and a variety of fun events, Winter Carnival will offer visitors something new: dog-sled rides and a visit from Miss Michigan.

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