Feb
22
to Feb 24

Winter Wonderhack

Location: Library

Details: A hackathon; a makeathon; an inventathon - whatever your take on it, this is about using your passion to learn and create something new. You can participate solo or on a team of four members to win prizes. Here is the Winter Wonderhack website for more information or to register your team. SWE will be awarding a prize to an Outstanding Female teammate. You can sign up for 1-hour shifts here for anytime that weekend. 

Worth 1 activity point for volunteering or participating with a team

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Feb
25
9:30 AM09:30

Get WISE

Location: Houghton Middle School

Details: The middle school students will spend the day learning about STEM and participating in fun and engaging hands-on activities. Anyone can volunteer for this event and you DO NOT have to be available for the whole day! Also, lunch will be provided to volunteers who are helping at that time. If you would like to sign up to volunteer for this event please sign up using THIS LINK. There will be a short training session a few days before the event to get volunteers ready to tackle Get WISE. 

Worth 1 activity point for 1-hour of volunteering and 2 activity points for 2+ hours of volunteering. 

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Mar
30
12:00 PM12:00

Bowling for Kids' Sake

Location: Mine Shaft Bowling Alley

Details: Help the Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Western Upper Peninsula raise funds to help kids in the U.P. SWE is looking to form a team from 4-8 players to help raise funds. You would be asked to raise $37 per person, with some assistance from us. If you are interested in being part of this team please sign up here so we can register the team.

Worth 1 activity point 

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Feb
18
7:00 PM19:00

Bowling with Nucor

Location: Mine Shaft Bowling Alley

Details: Come network with company representatives from Nucor as you play a game of bowling. This is a great opportunity to grow your network and take a break from classes! If you are interested please fill out this google sheet so we can coordinate rides. 

Worth 1 activity point

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Jan
30
8:00 PM20:00

Movie Night & Snacks

Location: M&M U115

What: Come relax after a long day of classes and enjoy a movie to take your mind off of school for a bit. Snacks will be provided and this is a great opportunity to socialize with fellow females on campus! Sign up for the movie night here (you don't have to stay for the full length of the movie).

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Dec
8
12:00 PM12:00

Holiday Potluck

Come celebrate our SWE accomplishments this semester and graduating seniors with some food and fellowship. Sign up here with the type of food you are going to bring. You can buy your dish, make your dish or pair up with a friend to bring a dish.

Location: Forestry Atrium


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Dec
5
7:00 PM19:00

Banner Painting

After our meeting we will be working on our banner for Winter Carnival. Please come ready to share ideas for this year's Winter Carnival theme "Years of Innovation STEM from this Snowy Situation"

This will be worth 1 activity point

Location: EERC 229


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Dec
5
12:00 PM12:00

Coffee with GradSWE

Come informally chat with current grad students here at Michigan Tech and hear about their experiences, what they wish they would have known, and what advice they have to offer. All class levels are welcome. Coffee, tea and doughnuts will be provided. 

Worth 1 activity point

Location: MUB 106

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Dec
1
12:30 PM12:30

Afternoon with the Girl Scouts

Where: Fisher Hall

Details: Local girl scouts will be coming onto campus and we will be introducing them to different engineering disciplines through fun activities. Please sign up here. This outreach event is over two hours long and will therefore be worth two activity points; but you must be there for the whole event. 


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