Weekly Download, October 26, 2021

Student Events and Deadlines

Robotics Systems Enterprise


Institute of Computing and Cybersystems

  • ICC Distinguished Lecture, Dr. Doina Caragea, Fri., Oct. 29, 3 pm, virtual
  • ICC/HCC Lecture: Dr. Jeff Pettibone, Psychology, Finlandia Univ., "Dopamine Dynamics in Adaptive Decision Making," Fri., Oct. 29, 4 pm, Meese 109
  • ICC Distinguished Lecture, Dr. Philip E. Bourne, Fri., Nov. 5, 3 pm, on-campus
  • Biocomputing and Digital Health Lecture Series: Zhao Chen, MS (CsE), Mon., Nov. 5, 12-1 pm, Rekhi 214
  • CS New Faculty Lecture, Dr. Briana Bettin and Dr. Stefka Hristova, Fri., Nov. 12, 3 pm, Rekhi 214
  • CS Dept. Lecture Series: Dr. Junqiao Qiu, Computer Science, Fri., Nov. 19, 3 pm, Rekhi 214

The Computing Revolution

The Computing Revolution

Connect with Michigan Tech alumni at an Innovators in Industry event, November 1. The College of Computing will host an Innovators in Industry event on Monday, November 1, 2021, at 7 pm, via Zoom. Featured alumni--from Netflix, Intel Corp, Poly, and Sony Innovation Fund-- will make short presentations with time for questions and answers from the audience. The event aims to give students direct access to industry experts, leaders, and influencers to help shape their pathsLearn more and get the Zoom link here.

News and Activities

C++ Learning Session
The Robotic Systems Enterprise will host a virtual learning session for the C++ programming language on Sat., Oct. 30, from 1-2 pm. All majors welcome. The main focus of the session is to help people learn or get interested in programming. 

Join the learning session via Zoom.

Design Your Career Workshop 
The workshop presents opportunities to identify and assess your career interests, design career goals, and establish mechanisms to get what you want out of life. The 3-week workshop meets Wednesdays, 5-6:30 pm, beginning November 3.  
Students can sign up here.

Keep in mind these three-credit engineering communication courses, as you prepare for registration; open to all CC and CoE graduate students. Both three-credit courses meet the Advanced Responsible Conduct of Research requirement.

  • MEEM 5010 Professional Engineering Communication (CRN 14525, Online only)
  • MEEM 6010 Engineering Research Communication (CRN 13205, On-campus or online if demand warrants)

Computing Learning Center

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.

Academic Calendar

Michigan Tech campus

View the full Academic Calendar
FALL 2021
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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