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

1 hundred decades of Husky custom, 200 inches of Keweenaw snowfall and one particular evening
to put on the ending touches paid out off in victory for the repeat champions.

The Hancock-primarily based Greek organization Phi Kappa Tau extended its successful streak in
the Michigan Technological University Winter Carnival total monthlong statue competitors
to 4 many years in a row. Their entry “100 Several years They Occur and Go, But Still We Say
Permit IT SNOW!” is in retaining with the celebration topic: “Come A single, Arrive All To Our 100th
Carnival.” In 2nd place total is Tau Kappa Epsilon’s “Carnival Enjoyment Galore, a
Tech Custom We Adore.” Alpha Sigma Tau’s “Come A single, Occur All!” positioned third.

Statue competitions are divided into monthlong and 1-night, or All-Nighter, groups.
In every single classification there are three divisions: co-ed, women’s and men’s. In equally
monthlong and All-Nighter levels of competition, the in general statue winner is determined by
the leading scores in every of the 3 divisions. 

Monthlong Snow Statue Division Effects

Of the 12 overall monthlong statue entries, Phi Kappa Tau and Tau Kappa Epsilon also
put 1st and 2nd respectively in the men’s division, while sole women’s division
competitor Alpha Sigma Tau put initial. In the co-ed entries, Alpha Gamma Delta and
Sigma Tau Gamma put initially with “Statues By way of the A long time Making on Our Friends:
A Feature of Older vs. More recent Statues.” Delta Zeta and Sigma Phi Epsilon took 2nd
position with “The Circus is Coming to Town!” and the Beephers (Delta Phi Epsilon and
Beta Sigma Theta) placed third for their “Cheers with our Beers to 100 a long time!” entry.

All-Nighter Over-all Snow Statue Outcomes

St. Albert the Terrific University Parish Campus Catholic Ministries, a regular All-Nighter
winner, came back again to declare the top rated spot in the overall just one-evening creating level of competition.
The MTU Aquarium Modern society took second location and Climate Motion Triad positioned third.

All-Nighter Snow Statue Division Outcomes

Of the 44 total All-Nighter entries, St. Al’s also earned the prime location in the co-ed
division, adopted by the Aquarium Society and Local climate Action Triad. In the women’s
division, the Modern society of Women Engineers positioned 1st and the West End Warriors gained
2nd area. Men’s division winners had been led by Sigma Rho in first, Bastille Corridor
of East McNair in 2nd, and Troy of Wadsworth Corridor in third.

Much more Winter season Carnival Entertaining to Arrive

Total Winter Carnival winners will be announced later on this weekend. For a complete
list of all the Winter season Carnival statue winners and functions happening through the
weekend, take a look at the Michigan Tech Wintertime Carnival website. Find more shots to enjoy, obtain and share on Michigan Tech Flickr. 

Michigan Technological University is a public research college started in 1885 in Houghton, Michigan, and is property to far more than 7,000 learners from 55 countries around the globe. Persistently ranked among the the very best universities in the state for return on expense, the College provides a lot more than 125 undergraduate and graduate degree systems in science and engineering, engineering, computing, forestry, business enterprise and economics, well being professions, humanities, mathematics, social sciences, and the arts. The rural campus is located just miles from Lake Top-quality in Michigan’s Higher Peninsula, giving calendar year-round prospects for out of doors experience.

Maria J. Danford

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