Phi Kappa Tau Reigns Again as MTU Winter Carnival Snow Statue Champs

One particular hundred a long time of Husky tradition, 200 inches of Keweenaw snowfall and a person evening
to set on the finishing touches paid out off in victory for the repeat champions.

The Hancock-based Greek firm Phi Kappa Tau extended its winning streak in
the Michigan Technological College Wintertime Carnival total monthlong statue competition
to 4 decades in a row. Their entry “100 Yrs They Come and Go, But However We Say
Allow IT SNOW!” is in trying to keep with the event theme: “Come A person, Arrive All To Our 100th
Carnival.” In second spot in general is Tau Kappa Epsilon’s “Carnival Enjoyable Galore, a
Tech Custom We Adore.” Alpha Sigma Tau’s “Come 1, Appear All!” put third.

Statue competitions are divided into monthlong and one-evening, or All-Nighter, categories.
In just just about every group there are 3 divisions: co-ed, women’s and men’s. In both of those
monthlong and All-Nighter competitiveness, the in general statue winner is determined by
the top rated scores in every of the three divisions. 

Monthlong Snow Statue Division Results

Of the 12 over-all monthlong statue entries, Phi Kappa Tau and Tau Kappa Epsilon also
positioned to start with and next respectively in the men’s division, although sole women’s division
competitor Alpha Sigma Tau placed very first. In the co-ed entries, Alpha Gamma Delta and
Sigma Tau Gamma put initial with “Statues By means of the Several years Developing on Our Friends:
A Element of More mature vs. Newer Statues.” Delta Zeta and Sigma Phi Epsilon took next
spot with “The Circus is Coming to City!” and the Beephers (Delta Phi Epsilon and
Beta Sigma Theta) placed 3rd for their “Cheers with our Beers to 100 a long time!” entry.

All-Nighter Overall Snow Statue Final results

St. Albert the Good University Parish Campus Catholic Ministries, a repeated All-Nighter
winner, arrived again to claim the prime location in the overall a single-evening creating competition.
The MTU Aquarium Modern society took 2nd place and Local weather Motion Triad positioned 3rd.

All-Nighter Snow Statue Division Benefits

Of the 44 total All-Nighter entries, St. Al’s also gained the best place in the co-ed
division, followed by the Aquarium Modern society and Local weather Action Triad. In the women’s
division, the Society of Women Engineers placed first and the West Conclude Warriors won
second area. Men’s division winners have been led by Sigma Rho in 1st, Bastille Corridor
of East McNair in next, and Troy of Wadsworth Corridor in 3rd.

More Winter season Carnival Pleasurable to Appear

Over-all Winter season Carnival winners will be introduced later on this weekend. For a finish
list of all the Winter season Carnival statue winners and gatherings taking place throughout the
weekend, go to the Michigan Tech Winter season Carnival web-site. Obtain more photos to appreciate, download and share on Michigan Tech Flickr. 

Michigan Technological University is a public investigate college founded in 1885 in Houghton, Michigan, and is home to extra than 7,000 learners from 55 nations all-around the environment. Persistently ranked amid the most effective universities in the nation for return on expenditure, the College features much more than 125 undergraduate and graduate diploma programs in science and technological know-how, engineering, computing, forestry, small business and economics, well being professions, humanities, mathematics, social sciences, and the arts. The rural campus is situated just miles from Lake Top-quality in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, featuring year-spherical opportunities for outdoor adventure.