A students'-eye view from The Michigan Tech Lode.

"Some students are forced to park very far from their destinations... this long walk can be dangerous in severe weather conditions or with severely low wind chills, even when dressed appropriately."

A fifteen-minute walk to campus is just too much, according to Simeng Li. (April 8)

"Last year, due to bad weather, the oozeball tournament had to be held in the SDC, which took away the 'ooze.'... 'We are in an awkward zone where it is too cold for oozeball and too warm for snow volleyball,' said Neil Momsen, president of MTSF."

John Reynolds provides further proof that banking on Spring Fling occurring during actual spring weather is a risky gamble. (April 15)

Michigan Technological University is a public research university founded in 1885 in Houghton, Michigan, and is home to more than 7,000 students from 55 countries around the world. Consistently ranked among the best universities in the country for return on investment, Michigan’s flagship technological university offers more than 120 undergraduate and graduate degree programs in science and technology, engineering, computing, forestry, business and economics, health professions, humanities, mathematics, social sciences, and the arts. The rural campus is situated just miles from Lake Superior in Michigan's Upper Peninsula, offering year-round opportunities for outdoor adventure.