Weekly Download, April 13, 2021

Weekly Download, April 13, 2021


Great Lakes Security Conference

Student Events

  • Design Expo: Thur., Apr. 15
  • Dean Livesay's Open Office Hours: Fri., Apr. 16, 3-4 pm; Dr. Livesay's drop-in office hours are canceled Friday, May 1, and Friday, May 8, as the Dean will be traveling.
  • Great Lakes Security Conference, (GLSC) Apr. 16-18
  • GLSC Capture the Flag Competition, Apr. 16-18
  • Graduation Celebration: Fri. Apr. 30

Graduate Student Lectures

  • Master's Defense: Dylan Gaines, CS, Apr. 16, 12 pm, "Towards Location-Independent Eyes-Free Text Entry"
  • Master's Defense: Dante Paglia, CS, Apr. 26, 1 pm, A Software Tool for Using an Augmented Reality Sandbox to Calculate Volume Change."

Faculty Lectures


Blue Marble Enterprise

Don't worry if you missed the Blue Marble Security info session last week. Here the slides. Among other information, the registration process is outlined. Feel free to contact Alexandra ‘Alex’ (alpatter@mtu.edu) with any questions!

 Week 11 Info Session_Meeting - BMS Enterprise.pptx


Matt Schwennesen, Software Engineering

"Stuck on an assignment? The CCLC is a great place to get a second pair of eyes on the problem, be it a programming or theory assignment. We are here because we want to make sure that everybody is successful in the area of study that we enjoy, and that includes you! With a wide knowledge base among the coaches, we can help with many courses and problems."

--Matt Schwennesen, Software Engineering

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View the full academic calendar

Spring 2021

  • Fri., Apr. 23: Last Day of Regular Classes
  • Mon., Apr 26: Final Exam Period
  • Fri., Apr. 30: Spring Commencement

Summer 2021

  • Monday, May 10, 2021: Session A Begins
  • Monday, May 10, 2021: Full Session Begins
  • Monday, May 31, 2021: Memorial Day Recess
  • Tuesday, Jun 1, 2021: Classes Resume
  • Thursday, Jun 24, 2021: Session A Ends
  • Friday, Jun 25, 2021: Session A Exams
  • Monday, Jun 28, 2021 Session B Begins
  • Monday, Jul 5, 2021: Independence Day Recess
  • 'Tuesday, Jul 6: Classes Resume
  • Thursday, Aug 12: Session B Ends
  • Thursday, Aug 12: Full Session Ends
  • Friday, Aug 13: Final Exam Period

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