The Weekly Download, Feb. 16, 2021

Dean Dennis Livesay

Greetings, students! We've been sending you a lot of emails. So, to free up your @mtu inbox for other important messages, we've launched this weekly newsletter. We'll send it to you each Tuesday afternoon, and it will include all the College news you need to know.

Dean Dennis Livesay
Dave House Dean of Computing

Town Hall Meetings

Town Hall Meetings

Dean Dennis Livesay will host two 60-minute virtual Town Hall meetings for College undergraduate and graduate students on February 23 and February 25. Students are invited to share with Dean Livesay their thoughts and input about the College, curriculum, degree programs, departments, and other topics of interest.
The Undergraduate Town Hall is Tuesday, February 23, 2021, from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m.
The Graduate Town Hall is Thursday, February 25, 2021, from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Future Events

Need to Know

College of Computing

Final Exam Schedule

Graduate Research Colloquium

April 1-2, 2021

  • Visit the GRC website
  • Register here
  • Registration Closes: March 2
  • Abstracts Due: Mar. 2
  • Poster Presentation Videos Due: Mar. 22
  • Oral Sessions: Apr. 1-2, 8 am-2 pm
  • Poster Session: Thurs., Apr. 1 (all day)
  • Poster Session Q&A: Thurs., Apr. 1, 4-6 pm
  • Award Ceremony: Fri., April 2, 5-7 pm

Design Expo 2021

April 15, 2021

Enterprise Design Expo

  • Visit the Design Expo website
  • Registration Deadline: Thurs., Mar. 4, 11 pm
  • Video and Digital Poster Submission: Thurs., Apr. 08, 11 pm
  • Video Judging: Mon.-Thurs., Apr. 12-15



Reply Code Competition

Academic Calendar

View the full Academic Calendar

  • Fri., Mar. 5, 10:00 pm: Spring Break Begins
  • Sun., Mar. 14, 12:00 pm: Fall Registration Begins
  • Mon., Mar. 15: Classes Resume
  • Sun., Mar. 28, 12:00 am: Fall Registration Ends
  • Fri., Apr. 23: Last Day of Regular Classes
  • Mon., Apr 26: Final Exam Period
    Sat., May 1: Spring Commencement

Computing Learning Center

Diversity and Inclusion

Dean Dennis Livesay

Dean Livesay wants to hear your story. What has your experience been with regard to diversity and inclusion at Michigan Tech? Email Dean Livesay at to schedule a time to talk. 

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