Weekly Download, September 8, 2021

Weekly Download, September 8, 2021


K-Day Fall 2021


Lectures and Seminars

  • Dr. Dennis Livesay, "The Distance Constraint Model: A Flexible Approach to Understand Protein Thermodynamics," Thur., Sep. 9, 4 pm, Fisher Hall 139
  • MTRAC Info Seminar, Sept 10, !2 pm, GLRC 202 
  • ICC Distinguished Lecture, Dr. Philip E. Bourne, Fri., Nov. 5, 3 pm, on-campus
  • ICC Distinguished Lecture, Dr. Doina Caragea, Fri., Oct. 22, 3 pm, virtual


NSF CyberCorps Scholarship for Service

  • The Michigan Tech CyberCorps Scholarship for Service program is accepting Cyber-Applications for the 2022-23 cohort from Dec. 1, 2021, to Feb. 1, 2022.
  • Interested in applying? An Info Session is Thur., Sep. 30, 4-5 pm, in Rekhi 113. For more info, visit mtu.edu/sfs or email sfs@mtu.edu.


Copper Country Coders

Looking for a new volunteer opportunity? The Copper Country Coders program is back for the 2021-2022 academic year! In Copper Country Coders, Michigan Tech students lead small courses in programming and computer science for local middle and high school students. Our organization provides hands-on experiences in teaching, leadership, communication, and teamwork. We aim to educate local middle and high school students in fun and exciting ways.
Copper Country Coders meets Saturdays, 1-2:30 pm, in Rekhi Hall during the fall and spring semesters. Interested? Email Dr. Chuck Wallace with questions or if you'd like to volunteer.


Computing Learning Center

The College of Computing Learning Center is open for business, on-campus and in-person! The CCLC, in Rekhi Hall, is staffed by upper-level undergraduate students and supported by Michigan Tech's College of Computing. The coaches can help with homework, broad topics, programming tips, and more Sunday through Friday from 2-5 pm and 7-10 pm. Just stop in and get the help you need for success in your computing courses. Appointments are available but not necessary. View the CCLC schedule, meet the coaches, and find additional resources on the CCLC website.


Student Events and Activities

View the full Academic Calendar

FALL 2021
Friday, Sep 10, 12 p.m., K-day Recess
Monday, Sep 13, Classes Resume
Wednesday, Sep 22, 10 a.m., Virtual Career Fair
Thursday, Sep 23, 10 a.m., Virtual Career Fair
Friday, Oct 01, 3 p.m., Homecoming Recess
Sunday, Oct 24, 12 p.m., Spring/Summer Registration Begins
Sunday, Nov 07, 11:59 p.m., Spring/Summer Registration Ends
Friday, Nov 19, 10 p.m., Thanksgiving Recess Begins
Monday, Nov 29, Classes Resume
Friday, Dec 10, Last Day of Regular Classes
Monday, Dec 13, Final Exam Period
Friday, Dec 17, Fall Semester Ends
Saturday, Dec 18, Midyear Commencement

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