College of Computing

Brain Break

Next Episode: Thursday, September 17 | Meet and Greet

With the RedTeam

1st Wednesday, 3rd Thursday

3:45-4:45 pm | Rekhi Hall, 2nd Floor

Welcome to Brain Break, a casual, no pressure place to meet other students and find out what’s going on at Michigan Tech, in the College of Computing, and in the Houghton community. 


Students participate in Brain Break 
  • Casual, no-pressure gathering to talk and share ideas and information
  • Meet Computing and Michigan Tech students, faculty, and staff
  • Share and discuss info about student activities and opportunities
  • Drawing for one bookstore gift certificate each Brain Break episode
  • All attendees receive a free College of Computing protective face mask (and possibly other swag)
  • Hosted by College of Computing academic advisors

2020-21 Brain Break Episodes and Topics

Here's a tentative Brain Break weekly topic and guests schedule. We're anticipating that topics and guests will be added as interest is expressed in additional activities and opportunities for students in the College of Computing and at MIchigan Tech.

First Wednesday | Date | Topic

Third Thursday | Date | Topic

9/2 | Meet and Greet
9/17 | Meet and Greet
10/7 | Fall in the Keweenaw
10/15 | Registering for Spring
11/4|  Registering for Spring
11/19 | Fall in the Keweenaw
12/2 | Wahtera Coaches
12/17 | Wahtera Coaches
1/6 | Pavlis Ambassadors
1/21 | Pavlis Ambassadors
2/3 | RedTeam
2/18 | RedTeam
3/3 | IT Oxygen and Blue Marble
3/18 | IT Oxygen and Blue Marble
4/7 HIDE and HuskyGames
4/15 | HIDE and HuskyGames 
4/28, Wednesday | Share Summer Plans