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Virtual Open House: Parent Panel - Shared screen with speaker view
Christine Grotzke
15:39
Thank you for joining our parent panel! Chat in any questions that you may have for these parents who were do glad to support their student's decision to become a Michigan Tech Husky!
Mike’s iPad
22:36
Can you please talk a bit about freshman housing?
Mason Shipe
22:51
what are you doing for COVID at this time, would the students have to come home, if our son attended he would be more than 9 hours from hom
Gretchen
23:11
Kristine-did you say where your family is from? We are from the Chicago area and wonder how students adjust to the weather
Steven Merholz
23:33
Have any of the students had Co-op assignments? If so, was it easy or hard to obtain a Co-op with a company?
Gretchen
23:58
Kristin-also you mentioned Cross Country and Track and Field - can you expand about those sports
Gabe Ackerman
24:08
Do most undergrad programs in engineering offer internships?
Steven Merholz
24:28
how's the dorm food?
Gabe Ackerman
25:23
Is the competitive Rifle Team active? Do they participate against other universities and is there any cost share for the expenses?
Cori Scholtens
26:10
Our son is on crew. Is rowing an option... on a frozen lake?!?
Gretchen
26:28
What about transportation options (prearranged buses/vans??) to get to, say Madison or Milwaukee, WI at break
dlamotte
27:47
what type of rec sports are available?Parkour?
Gretchen
28:10
What about a health center on campus? What are the hours it is open? And how is it staffed-a doctor, nurse practitioner?
Aimee Spring
32:16
What is the crime rate in Houghton?
Glenn Austin
41:44
Can you talk about available mental health services on campus.
Gretchen
42:34
for the Cross Country and Track teams, are they available to experienced runners of most all speeds? or does Michigan Tech have a Running Club available for others that don't make the Varsity team?
Joshua
45:42
How was the transition to college versus college? Have your students indicated anything they would have done differently to better prepare?
Glenn Austin
53:30
Can you talk a little about the climate for LGBQ students on campus and in the community?
Nicole Pendley
53:57
Is Michigan Tech a dry campus?
Shaw family
56:52
I read on the packing list that you can bring a safe for your personal belongings. Do a lot of students do that? Is it necessary?
Gretchen
59:38
Is it possible for my student to sit in on a virtual class, so he can get a feel for your classes?
Cori Scholtens
01:02:26
Thank you all for your time!
Nicole Pendley
01:02:34
Thank you!
Carrie Hays
01:02:47
Thank you!