Husky Bites Spring 2022

Free Interactive Zoom Webinars

Welcome to the spring season!

Craving some brain food?

Come have dinner Monday 6 p.m. ET with Dean Janet Callahan and faculty guests. Grab some supper (or just flop down on your couch) and learn something new. Hosted by the College of Engineering at Michigan Technological University and featuring faculty who present 20 minute interactive webinars with time after for Q&A. Join us early at 5:45 p.m. for conversation and a weather update.

This family-friendly event is BYOC (bring your own curiosity). Starting January 24 and held weekly through April 4, with a break on March 7.

Zoom Registration

How to Join the Zoom Webinar

Registration CLOSED for Spring 2022.

For those that have already registered, look for your Husky Bites Confirmation email or Reminder: Husky Bites starts in 1 hour email and use the Click Here to Join link.

Prizes for near perfect attendance!

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How to Join Facebook Live

Visit the Michigan Tech College of Engineering page at 6 p.m. ET on Mondays.

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Who should come?

Everyone—future students, friends, family, alumni, and our MTU family, all are welcome. Please join us for some adventure and fun.


Janet Callahan

Janet Callahan

Dean, College of Engineering

"Welcome and thank you everyone for joining us! We’re recording the webinars and posting them in case you’re busy one Monday."Janet Callahan

Spring Schedule and Recordings

Event Speaker Blog Story Facebook YouTube
January 24 Lindsay Hiltunen
with Cynthia Hodges '87 '89
Winter Carnival—One Hundred Years Jan. 24 Stream Jan. 24 Video
January 31 Dick Gray '82
Cathy '88 and Shawn Smalley '89
with Jen Lucas '09
Breweries Above and Below the Bridge Jan. 31 Stream Jan. 31 Video
February 7 Brad King
with Nolan Pickett and Kyle Bruursema
Bite-Sized Satellites Changing the World! Feb. 7 Stream Feb. 7 Video
February 14 Hoda Hatoum
with Brennan Vogl '20
How Can You Mend a Broken Heart? Flow Dynamics in Arrhythmias Feb. 14 Stream Feb. 14 Video
February 21 Zhanping You
with Kobe Jin
Where the Rubber Meets the Road Feb. 21 Stream Feb. 21 Video
February 28 Martha Sloan
with Dan Fuhrmann
Tech Tales Emeritus Feb. 28 Stream Feb. 28 Video
March 7 Spring Break      
March 14 Caryn Heldt
with Dylan Turpeinen '20
The Making of a Vaccine Mar. 14 Stream Mar. 14 Video
March 21 Sarah Green
with COP26 student attendees
Glasgow—Michigan Tech Agents of Change Mar. 21 Stream Mar. 21 Video
March 28 Fernando Ponta
with Apurva Baruah
The Wind Beneath My Wings/Sails/Turbines Mar. 28 Stream Mar. 28 Video
April 4 Thomas Werner
with Tessa Steenwinkel '20 '21
Butterflies, Moths, and Fruit Flies in the Keweenaw Apr. 4 Stream Apr. 4 Video
"How do you distinguish butterflies from moths?"Thomas Werner, Associate Professor, Biological Sciences