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Departments, Events, and Services: Status Updates

Our listings include status updates for Michigan Tech departments, deadlines, events, services, programs, and more. It will be updated frequently, but may not be exhaustive. Please keep in mind this is a fluid situation and circumstances can change rapidly.

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Submit an Update Updated April 5, 2020, 9:20 a.m.

Departments, Services, and Spaces

Name Department Current Status
A.E. Seaman Mineral Museum A.E. Seaman Mineral Museum Closed through 04/13/2020
Apothecary Pharmacy Houghton in the SDC Open Regular Hours
Campus Bookstore Merchandising Operations Closed
Campus Shops, Laboratories, and Other Non-residential Facilities Michigan Technological University Closed except to instructional personnel in support of remote instruction
Career Services Career Services Open for Virtual Appointments, schedule via Handshake
Center for Diversity and Inclusion Center for Diversity and Inclusion Open for Virtual Appointments
Computer Labs (excluding residence halls) Information Technology Closed
Computer Labs in Residence Halls Information Technology Open
Counseling Services for Students Counseling Services Open for Virtual Appointments
Dean of Students Office Dean of Students Open for Virtual Appointments, email deanofstudents@mtu.edu
Dining Halls Dining Services Limited to Take Out Only
Gates Tennis Center Michigan Tech Recreation Closed through 04/13/2020
Husky Food Access Network (food pantry) Michigan Tech Closed through 04/13/2020, emergency food packets available at Public Safety
Institutional Equity Institutional Equity Open for Virtual Appointments, email equity@mtu.edu
International Programs and Services International Programs and Services Open for Virtual Appointments
Job Postings Human Resources Limited
Keweenaw Commons seating area Memorial Union Building Closed through 04/13/2020
Learning Centers Multiple Open for Virtual Appointments
Library J. Robert Van Pelt and John and Ruanne Opie Library Closed through 04/13/2020
Little Huskies Child Care Little Huskies Child Development Center Closed through 04/13/2020
Mail Services University Marketing and Communications Limited
Mont Ripley Ski Area Mont Ripley Closed for Season
Office of Academic and Community Conduct Academic and Community Conduct Open for Virtual Appointments
Outdoor Adventure Programs Events and Rentals Outdoor Adventure Programs Closed through 04/17/2020
Print Services University Marketing and Communications Open
QuadCore Fitness Center Resident Education and Housing Services Closed through 04/13/2020
Shuttle Services Transportation Services Limited, Wed-Sat shopping shuttle, City of Houghton on-demand service through 04/13/2020
Student Development Complex Michigan Tech Recreation Closed through 04/13/2020
Tech Trails Michigan Tech Recreation Open to Members
Testing Center Michigan Tech Testing Center Closed through 04/13/2020
Title IX Title IX Open for Virtual Appointments, email titleix@mtu.edu
University Chemical Stores Research Development Closed through 04/13/2020, contact them for critical needs
University Images Merchandising Operations Closed
UP Health System—Portage Rehab and Sports Medicine in the SDC Open Regular Hours
Wahtera Center for Student Success Staff or Success Coach Appointments Wahtera Center for Student Success Open for Virtual Appointments, email success@mtu.edu or 906-487-3558

Activities, Events, and Programs

Name Department Original Date Current Status Rescheduled Date
A Choral Kaleidoscope Visual and Performing Arts 04/19/2020 Canceled
Advocates and Allies Spring Workshops ADVANCE 04/16/2020–04/17/2020 Postponed
Aikido (Youth and Adult) Spring Session 2 Michigan Tech Recreation multiple Canceled
Aqua-Fit Spring Session 2 Michigan Tech Recreation multiple Canceled
BASIC: Building Adult Skills in Computing Computing / Cognitive and Learning Sciences 04/04/2020–04/25/2020 Saturdays Changed to Virtual
Biomedical Engineering Student Appreciation Night Biomedical Engineering 04/22/2020 Canceled
Brown Bag Presentation by Elham Asgari, Assistant Professor in College of Business College of Business 04/16/2020 Canceled
Brown Bag Presentation by Richelle Winkler College of Business 04/08/2020 Canceled
Café Francais Humanities Department all until further notice Canceled
Campus Tours Undergraduate Admissions through May 11 Postponed
Chassell Country Western Show Rozsa Center for the Performing Arts 05/02/2020 Canceled
Club Team Sports SDC Rentals Student Leadership and Involvement all through 04/17/2020 Canceled
Commencement Michigan Technological University 05/02/2020 To Be Determined
Design Expo Pavlis Honors College 04/16/2020 Changed to Virtual
Dial Help TEAL Survivor Support Group Institutional Equity 04/07/2020 Canceled
Digital Marketer's Meeting University Marketing and Communications 04/08/2020 Rescheduled 05/13/2020
Diverse Dialogues: #BlackMentalHealthMatters Center for Diversity and Inclusion 04/09/2020 Canceled
Diverse Dialogues: Disrupting Ableism in Higher Education Center for Diversity and Inclusion 04/13/2020 Canceled
Doghouse Classic 3-on-3 Basketball Michigan Tech Recreation 04/11/2020 Canceled
Fall Class Registration Registrar's Office 03/15/2020 – 04/05/2020 As Planned
Friends Annual Book Sale Friends of the Michigan Tech Library 04/02/2020, 04/03/2020 Canceled
Get Your Erg On! Spring Session 2 Michigan Tech Recreation multiple Canceled
GLIAC Activities Athletics through 05/31/2020 Canceled
Graduate Research Colloquium Graduate Student Government 03/31/2020–04/01/2020 Postponed
High School Volleyball Spring Clinics Michigan Tech Recreation 04/11/2020, 04/18/2020, 04/19/2020 Canceled
Intramural Sports Intramurals all through 04/17/2020 Canceled
Isle Royale 80th Anniversary Concert (Keweenaw Symphony Orchestra) Rozsa Center for the Performing Arts, Department of Visual and Performing Arts 04/25/2020 Canceled
Keweenaw Bridal Expo Rozsa Center for the Performing Arts 04/05/2020 Canceled
Lean Project Leadership: Creating and Managing Sustainable Change Office of Continuous Improvement 04/08/2020 Changed to Virtual
Lean Training—5S Workshop Office of Continuous Improvement 03/31/2020, 04/02/2020 Postponed
Lean Training—Countermeasures: Solving Common Problems Using Lean Methods and Tools Office of Continuous Improvement 03/17/2020 Rescheduled 05/19/2020
Learning Centers Annual Banquet Multiple 04/06/2020 Canceled
Little Huskies Football Spring Camp Michigan Tech Recreation 04/18/2020 and 04/25/2020 Canceled
Little Huskies Boys' and Girls' Basketball Spring Camps Michigan Tech Recreation multiple Canceled
Little Huskies Volleyball Spring Camp Michigan Tech Recreation 04/02/2020–04/03/2020 Canceled
Michigan Tech Concert Choir and Chamber Choir practices Visual and Performing Arts all through 04/19/2020 Canceled
Michigan Tech Research Forum Office of the Provost and Office of the VP for Research 04/07/2020 Postponed
Modern Languages Spring Celebration Humanities Department 04/08/2020 Canceled
Modern Languages Spring Film Series Humanities Department all until further notice Canceled
New Employee Orientation Human Resources 03/23/2020 and every other Monday following Changed to Virtual
Newest of the New: New Works by Student Composers Rozsa Center for the Performing Arts 04/19/2020 Canceled
Onomatopoeia (Student Art Reception) Visual and Performing Arts 04/17/2020 Canceled
Outdoor Adventure Programs Events and Rentals Outdoor Adventure Programs all through 04/17/2020 Canceled
PADI Open Water SCUBA Certification Michigan Tech Recreation multiple Canceled
Roll Red Roll Movie Institutional Equity 04/08/2020 Canceled
Residence Education Trivia Nights Resident Education and Housing Services 04/16/2020 Changed to Virtual
Seminar with Bridgett vonHoldt College of Forest Resources and Environmental Science 04/09/2020 Postponed
Senior Send Off Career Services 04/08/2020 Canceled
Student Art Open House Visual and Performing Arts 04/22/2020 Canceled
Student Art Opening in the Studio Here Now Visual and Performing Arts 04/21/2020 Canceled
Student Organization SDC Rentals Student Leadership and Involvement all through 04/17/2020 Canceled
Study Abroad Programs Pavlis Honors College Summer 2020 Canceled
Summer Youth Programs Summer Youth Programs Summer As Planned
Superior Wilderness: Art From the Isle Royale Collection Visual and Performing Arts 03/20/2020–04/24/2020 Postponed
Surround Sound Music Festival - A Conversation with Evelyn Glennie Visual and Performing Arts 04/04/2020 Postponed
Surround Sound Music Festival - Audiopharmacy Rozsa Center for the Performing Arts 04/03/2020 Rescheduled 03/19/2021
Surround Sound Music Festival - Festival Dinner Rozsa Center for the Performing Arts 04/04/2020 Canceled
Surround Sound Music Festival - Vieux Farka Touré Rozsa Center for the Performing Arts 04/04/2020 Rescheduled 03/20/2021
Tai Chi Prime Spring Session 2 Michigan Tech Recreation multiple Canceled
Tennis Lessons (Youth) Spring 2020 Michigan Tech Recreation multiple Canceled
The Importance of Being Earnest Rozsa Center for the Performing Arts 04/15/2020 – 04/18/2020 Canceled
There Is No News, Only Music Rozsa Center for the Performing Arts 04/18/2020 Canceled
Theatre Appreciation Plays Visual and Performing Arts 04/26/2020 Canceled
Third Thursday Social - Ferndale, MI Alumni and Friends 04/16/2020 Canceled
Twists and Tumbles Spring Session 2 Michigan Tech Recreation multiple Canceled
Volleyball Boys' Clinic Michigan Tech Recreation 04/05/2020 Canceled
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA) College of Business 03/16/2020 through 04/08/2020 Canceled
WCHA Postseason Hockey Athletics Spring 2020 Canceled
Withdrawal Deadline—All Courses Registrar's Office 03/27/2020 Rescheduled 04/24/2020
Withdrawal Deadline—Single Course Registrar's Office 03/27/2020 Rescheduled 04/24/2020