College of Engineering

Husky Bites

Free 20-minute Interactive Zoom Webinars

Craving some brain food?

Come have dinner Monday 6 p.m. EST 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.

This family-friendly event is BYOC (bring your own curiosity). Topics include: Geo-Upper Peninsula, Sound, Lake Superior and her Secrets, Nanosatellites, Experiments, Elasticity, and More. Starting May 11 and held weekly through August.

Summer Schedule

Event Speaker Blog Story Zoom Facebook Slides
May 11 John Gierke How the Rocks Connect Us May 11 Webinar May 11 Stream May 11 Deck
May 18 Brad King

Space, Satellites and Students

Sponsored by Orbion Space Technologies

May 18 Webinar May 18 Stream  
May 25 none Memorial Day Recess      
June 1 Rebecca Ong

Color-Changing Potions and Magical Microbes

Get the Supply List and Protocols!

Sponsored by Mel and Gloria Visser

June 1 Webinar June 1 Stream June 1 Deck
June 8 Guy Meadows

Shipwrecks and Underwater Robots
Sponsored by the Great Lakes Research Center

June 8 Webinar June 8 Stream  
June 15 Andrew Barnard

A Quieter Future
Sponsored by William W. Predebon

  June 15 Stream  
June 22 Tony Pinar How Do Machines Learn?
Sponsored by Glen E. Archer
June 22 Webinar June 22 Stream  
June 29 Daisuke Minakata

Scrubbing Water—How and Why?

Sponsored by Noah Mundt at Nexus Integrated Solutions

June 29 Webinar June 29 Stream  
July 6 Jeremy Bos What's Next After FIRST Robotics?   July 6 Stream  
July 13 Joe Foster Through the Looking Glass! Geospatial Wizardry      
July 20 Smitha Rao Biomedical Engineering the Future
Sponsored by Jay and Michelle Sikarskie
July 27 Steve Kampe There's Materials Science and Engineering in My Golf Bag!      
Aug 3 Gordon Parker Control Systems—Math in Motion      

Who should come?

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

Zoom Webinar

Prizes for near perfect attendance!

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Facebook Live Stream

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

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Janet Callahan

Janet Callahan

Dean, College of Engineering

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

Huge Thanks to Husky Bites Sponsors

Orbion Space Technology

Mel and Gloria Visser

Great Lakes Research Center

William W. Predebon

Glen E. Archer

Nexus Integrated Solutions

Jay and Michelle Sikarskie

What is a robot?

Jeremy Bos