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

Nancy J. Delong

Just one hundred many years of Husky custom, 200 inches of Keweenaw snowfall and 1 night
to put on the finishing touches compensated off in victory for the repeat champions.

The Hancock-dependent Greek organization Phi Kappa Tau extended its profitable streak in
the Michigan Technological University Winter season Carnival all round monthlong statue levels of competition
to 4 a long time in a row. Their entry “100 Decades They Come and Go, But Still We Say
Allow IT SNOW!” is in retaining with the occasion concept: “Come Just one, Appear All To Our 100th
Carnival.” In next location in general is Tau Kappa Epsilon’s “Carnival Enjoyment Galore, a
Tech Tradition We Adore.” Alpha Sigma Tau’s “Come One, Occur All!” placed 3rd.

Statue competitions are divided into monthlong and a person-night time, or All-Nighter, categories.
In just about every group there are three divisions: co-ed, women’s and men’s. In both equally
monthlong and All-Nighter competitiveness, the general statue winner is determined by
the major scores in every of the 3 divisions. 

Monthlong Snow Statue Division Benefits

Of the 12 overall monthlong statue entries, Phi Kappa Tau and Tau Kappa Epsilon also
placed 1st and second respectively in the men’s division, while sole women’s division
competitor Alpha Sigma Tau placed to start with. In the co-ed entries, Alpha Gamma Delta and
Sigma Tau Gamma put initially with “Statues By way of the Many years Making on Our Peers:
A Feature of More mature vs. Newer Statues.” Delta Zeta and Sigma Phi Epsilon took next
position with “The Circus is Coming to City!” and the Beephers (Delta Phi Epsilon and
Beta Sigma Theta) put 3rd for their “Cheers with our Beers to 100 many years!” entry.

All-Nighter All round Snow Statue Effects

St. Albert the Good University Parish Campus Catholic Ministries, a recurrent All-Nighter
winner, came back to declare the leading location in the overall 1-night time creating competitiveness.
The MTU Aquarium Society took second put and Climate Motion Triad placed third.

All-Nighter Snow Statue Division Results

Of the 44 whole All-Nighter entries, St. Al’s also earned the leading spot in the co-ed
division, adopted by the Aquarium Modern society and Climate Action Triad. In the women’s
division, the Society of Girls Engineers placed very first and the West Close Warriors gained
next position. Men’s division winners have been led by Sigma Rho in first, Bastille Hall
of East McNair in next, and Troy of Wadsworth Hall in third.

Additional Winter season Carnival Pleasurable to Arrive

Over-all Wintertime Carnival winners will be declared afterwards this weekend. For a total
checklist of all the Winter season Carnival statue winners and functions taking place through the
weekend, visit the Michigan Tech Wintertime Carnival internet site. Locate a lot more pics to get pleasure from, obtain and share on Michigan Tech Flickr. 

Michigan Technological College is a public investigation college launched in 1885 in Houghton, Michigan, and is house to far more than 7,000 learners from 55 nations around the world all around the earth. Continually ranked among the best universities in the nation for return on expenditure, the College offers far more than 125 undergraduate and graduate degree courses in science and technological know-how, engineering, computing, forestry, business enterprise and economics, wellness professions, humanities, mathematics, social sciences, and the arts. The rural campus is positioned just miles from Lake Superior in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, offering year-round chances for outside journey.

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