The snow is starting to fall! We have about an inch, Now is the time to start planning your winter vacation. Along with all the wonderful winter activities this year Houghton is hosting the U.S. National Cross-Country Skiing Championship The first week in January. This is a great time to come up and see members of the US Olympic Ski team along with professionals from around the country. Also as usual Michigan Techs famous Winter Carnival will be held this year the first week in February. This is something worth checking out for the whole family!