Events

February 20 - March 20, 2020

Thursday, February 20

5th Annual Lip Sync Event (Lake Superior Life Care & Hospice)

Lake Superior Life Care & Hospice is in need of some strong volunteer help with their 5th Annual Lip Sync Event. They are in need of some strong individuals...

English Writing Contests

English Writing Contests

The NMU English department hosts several annual writing contests for undergraduate students. The deadline for submissions is March 10.  Entry forms and specific guidelines can be found at nmu.edu/english/awards.

Moving Assistance

A woman is looking for any available volunteers to help move.

Donate Local

NMU students team up with UP Regional Blood Center to help supply UP hospitals and promote donating local. Donate to be entered into a raffel to win a pair...

Blood Drive

The UPHS Blood Center is hosting a blood drive in Jamrich Hall. All blood donated to the UPHS Regional Blood Center stays in the Upper Peninsula, supplying...

Diversity Through the Ages Film Screening: The Loving Story

The Loving Story In 1958, Richard and Mildred Loving are arrested for violating Virginia's antimiscegenation laws, eventually leading to a landmark U.S....

Bringing Happiness to Life

When you are a happier, more contented person it extends outward to family, friends, organizations, and community. This has important implications for...

Grand Valley St. vs Northern Mich.

Men's Basketball on February 20th, 5:30 PM: Grand Valley St. vs Northern Mich. Conference

Grand Valley St. vs Northern Mich.

Women's Basketball on February 20th, 7:30 PM: Grand Valley St. vs Northern Mich.

Significant Other

This new play by Joshua Harmon explores the ups and downs of the modern dating world. In this "unromantic romantic comedy," twenty-something Jordan Berman...

Friday, February 21

Friday Shopping Shuttle

Need to make a trip out to Meijer, Walmart, or Target? Every Friday, the Friday Shopping Shuttle will take students to and from the Marquette location...

Radio X Presents: The Underground Student Music Contest

Radio X Presents: The Underground Student Music Contest

Love playing music? Radio X is proud to announce the first Underground Student Music Contest! Open to submissions in all genres, contestants will submit a video for public and Radio X staff judging. Five finalists will go to the Final Showcase on April 9th at the Ore Dock Brewing Company for a chance to win: First Place $800, Second Place $600, Third Place $400. Cash prizes! Find rules and guidelines at nmu.edu/wupx

 

Volunteer Opportunity: Lip Sync event

Lake Superior Life Care & Hospice will be holding the annual Lip Sync Event and will be needing help with set up and take down the day of the event. ...

5th Annual Lip Sync Event (Lake Superior Life Care & Hospice)

Lake Superior Life Care & Hospice is in need of some strong volunteer help with their 5th Annual Lip Sync Event. They are in need of some strong individuals...

Diversity Reader - Silent Reading Party

Calling all introverts, bibliophiles, and tea enthusiasts! Join us for a couple hours of silent reading with hot tea and cookies in the lodge. This event,...

Winter 2020 Buzz

Join us for the New Faculty Buzz Session! At the Buzz Session, faculty who are new to the university talk about their research. This event is a great way to...

Lewis vs Northern Mich.

Women's Lacrosse on February 21st, 7:00 PM: Lewis vs Northern Mich

NMU Amateur Drag Show

NMU Queers and Allies present the NMU Amateur Drag Show! The Amateur Drag Show is open to all students who would like to perform as a drag king, queen, or...

Siril Endowment Concert Series - Dr. Dawn Neely

Siril Endowment Concert Series- Dr. Dawn Neely Soprano: The NMU Dept. of Music is pleased to present Dr. Dawn Neely, Associate Professor of Voice and...

Mandal

Come out to see Mandal, an Atlanta based stand up comedian brought to you by PrimeTime Productions.

Saturday, February 22

Davenport vs Northern Mich.

Men's Basketball on February 22, 1:00 PM: Davenport vs Norther Mich. Conference

Davenport vs Northern Mich.

Women's Basketball on February 22nd, 3:00 PM: Davenport vs Northern Mich. Conference

NMU 24th Annual Drag Show

The NMU 24th Annual Drag Show! Come see professional drag queens and kings from Chicago perform at the Vandament! Student: Free with ID General Public: $5.00

SNA Charity Ball 2020

SNA is a registered student organization and we help organize fundraising event such as the annual charity. Each year we host a Charity Ball to help a...

Sunday, February 23

Quincy vs Northern Mich.

Women's Lacrosse on February 23rd, 12:00 PM: Quincy vs Northern Mich.

Free Ballroom Dance Lessons with the Steppin' Out Ballroom Club

NMU's Steppin' Out Ballroom Dance Club meets on Sundays from 7:30 to learn and practice ballroom and social dancing. February will begin with East Coast...

Monday, February 24

Win an NMU swag bag!

Win an NMU swag bag!

University Marketing and Communications is gathering feedback from the campus community regarding NMU’s recruitment campaign, “be Northern”. We invite you to complete a brief survey by Friday, March 6 to be entered in a drawing to win an NMU swag bag.* Everyone who completes the survey will gain access to a limited edition “be Northern” desktop background. 

Visit this link to complete the survey.

*Drawing open to current NMU students only

Mend-it-Monday by NMU EcoReps

Mend-it Monday is an event where students can bring in clothing or other items that need quick fixes- such as sewing a hole or putting a patch on something....

The Fundamentals of Being Financially Responsible

Come learn a little bit more about being financially responsible. We will cover the basic steps that you should take in order to assist you in making...

Symphonic Band/Wind Ensemble

The NMU Department of Music is proud to present the NMU Symphonic Band and Wind Ensemble in their first concert of the season!

Tuesday, February 25

Regional Security in the Red Sea

In this World Affairs Council, Great Decisions lecture, Seve Dalzell, senior defense policy researcher, RAND Corporation examines paricy, terrorism and the...

Theory and Ethics: Mapping and Comparing Leadership Styles

Adapted from the NOLS Leadership Educator Notebook, we will map our own leadership style and compare it to others. We will cover pluses and deltas of each...

NMU Choral Concert- A Journey around The World

The NMU Department of Music is proud to present the NMU Choirs in their concert named "A Journey around the World." Featuring music from many different...

Wednesday, February 26

Career Services is on social media!

Career Services is on social media!

Check out Career Services on your favorite social media platform: 

Facebook: www.facebook.com/CareerServicesNMU

Events (workshops, job fairs, employer visits)

Twitter: @NMUCareerServic

Job postings within the Upper Peninsula & career-related articles

#UPjobs #NMUjobs #UPinternships

Pinterest: www.pinterest.com/NMUCareerServic/

Dress for success, interview/resume help, quotes, college life & much more

Instagram: @NMUCareerServices

Office updates & motivational quotes

Intramural Hockey Registration Deadline

Registration for Intramural Hockey closes at 11:59pm on Wednesday, February 26th. Visit www.IMLeagues.com/NMU to create your team before the deadline. ...

Intramural Soccer Registration Deadline

Registration for Intramural Soccer closes at 11:59pm on Wednesday, February 26th. Visit www.IMLeagues.com/NMU to create your team before the deadline. ...

Jamrich Hall-2

NMU began its annual participation in the Three Minute Thesis competition in 2018 and continues to expand its programming. Each year, NMU students will...

Three Minute Thesis (3MT)

The 3MT is an important international competition that aims at celebrating research conducted by doctoral and masters students. Participants have three...

Thursday, February 27

English Writing Contests

English Writing Contests

The NMU English department hosts several annual writing contests for undergraduate students. The deadline for submissions is March 10.  Entry forms and specific guidelines can be found at nmu.edu/english/awards.

Marquette-1

This panel discussion will cover what it is like to attend the Council for Undergraduate Research (CUR) Dialogues event. This event is held yearly in...

Michigan Tech vs Northern Mich.

Men's Basketball on February 27th, 5:30 PM: Michigan Tech vs Northern Mich. Conference

Michigan Tech vs Northern Mich.

Women's Basketball on February 27th, 7:30 PM: Michigan Tech vs Northern Mich. Conference

Friday, February 28

Friday Shopping Shuttle

Need to make a trip out to Meijer, Walmart, or Target? Every Friday, the Friday Shopping Shuttle will take students to and from the Marquette location...

Northern Michigan University

NMU is coming to Grand Rapids! Please join us for an alumni reception hosted by the NMU Alumni Association Board of Directors. Campus update from College...

Michigan Tech vs Northern Mich.

Men's Ice Hockey on February 28th, 7:00 PM: Michigan Tech vs Northern Mich.

Saturday, February 29

Spring Break

Spring Break: No classes from February 29, 2019 to March 9, 2019.

Winter College for Kids

Winter College for Kids is a hands-on, minds-on, STEM program for students in grades K-6. Two Saturday will be offered during the 2020 Winter Semester....

Piano Duet Festival

This is a concert featuring piano students of all ages taught by local piano teachers. Participating teachers include Esther LaVoy-Barrington, Robert...

36th Annual Evening of Romance Gala

Come enjoy an evening of fun and entertainment while supporting our local community! Proceeds raised go back to inspire and grow our community, particularly...

Sunday, March 1

Spring Break

Spring Break: No classes from February 29, 2019 to March 9, 2019.

Friday, March 6

Friday Shopping Shuttle

Need to make a trip out to Meijer, Walmart, or Target? Every Friday, the Friday Shopping Shuttle will take students to and from the Marquette location...

Monday, March 9

Spring Break

Spring Break: No classes from February 29, 2019 to March 9, 2019.

WinterFest 2020

NMU Students! Stop by for a free open skate at Lakeview Arena! Free skate rentals are available, but it is highly recommended to bring your own - the line...

Tuesday, March 10

Essentials of Nonprofit Management

This two-part lunch and learn series aims to highlight current best practices, lessons learned from the field, and trends in effective nonprofit management....

Lake Superior Life Care & Hospice Volunteer Training

Lake Superior Life Care & Hospice will be holding a volunteer training for anyone who might be interested in becoming a volunteer for our hospice. This...

How to Find a Job

Anxious about finding work in your field? Having difficulty sorting out the most effective ways to search? Don't be discouraged! This workshop will teach you...

Virtual Reality

Stop by to learn about the MERC and the Lydia M. Olson library while having the opportunity to test the new Virtual Reality Technology! Free Food and...

Wednesday, March 11

Students in Library

MFA candidate and NMU Writing Center graduate assistant, Megan Emily, will lead this workshop for students interested in preparing an abstract. Students from...

NMU Orchestra Children's Concert

The NMU Department Of Music is proud to present the NMU Orchestra for their Children's Concert.

Thursday, March 12

Risk Management Seminar

Hazing is not a Greek problem, it is an organizational problem. We will discuss the effect that hazing, sexual assault, and drinking can have on...

Resilience Film Showing

THE CHILD MAY NOT REMEMBER, BUT THE BODY REMEMBERS." Researchers have recently discovered a dangerous biological syndrome caused by abuse and neglect during...

Mental Health Toolbox

Great leaders take care of themselves and inspire others to do the same. In this workshop, we will discuss how to live a lifestyle that supports mental...

Friday, March 13

Friday Shopping Shuttle

Need to make a trip out to Meijer, Walmart, or Target? Every Friday, the Friday Shopping Shuttle will take students to and from the Marquette location...

Northern Michigan University

Open House for prospective students and family members.

Anishinaabe Moccasin & Dish Games

Everyone is welcome! Come and go at your leisure from 3 to 7 PM. Join our special guests: David Amik Sam, Mary Sam, Damon Panek, and Sophia Panek. Observe,...

Saturday, March 14

Northern Michigan University

Open house for prospective students and family members.

Monday, March 16

Injury Evaluation and Care Clinic

The clinic's primary purpose is to provide the community with a health care opportunity that specializes in the evaluation and treatment of sport and...

Asking For a Friend

There are lots of resources available in the community and on campus for survivors of sexual assault. Learn how to responsibly support survivors and combat...

Beaumier Lecture Series: "Where the men are men and the women are too: stereotypes of the Yooper"

The popular culture of the Upper Peninsula is full of stereotypes about Yoopers, both male and female. Often funny, yet sometimes inaccurate, these...

Tuesday, March 17

Academic Mall-1

This workshop is designed to cover the rules and regulations that go into research so that it may be conducted in an ethical manner.

Academic Mall-1

This workshop is designed to cover the rules and regulations that go into research so that it may be conducted in an ethical manner.

Wilderness Forum

Following a presentation by Clayton Daughenbaugh and a 15-minute documentary on the work of the Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance, local groups will share...

Wednesday, March 18

Intramural Table Tennis Registration Deadline

Registration for Intramural Table Tennis closes at 11:59pm on Wednesday, March 18th. Visit www.IMLeagues.com/NMU to create your team before the deadline. ...

 Used Book Sale Volunteers Needed

The Peter White Public Library will be putting on a used book sale and they are in search of NMU volunteers to help with set-up and tear down! Pizza, salad...

30th Annual Winter Semester Job Fair

The Winter Semester Job Fair is marking its 30th anniversary this year! This fair brings together students and employers from the Midwest to explore today's...

Thursday, March 19

Northern Michigan University

This session will be a follow-up panel discussion from the prior panel discussion with Dr. J. Carlson (Psychology) and Dr. S. Drum (Health/Human Performance)...

Theory and Ethics: Mapping and Comparing Leadership Styles

Adapted from the NOLS Leadership Educator Notebook, we will map our own leadership style and compare it to others. We will cover pluses and deltas of each...

Friday, March 20

Friday Shopping Shuttle

Need to make a trip out to Meijer, Walmart, or Target? Every Friday, the Friday Shopping Shuttle will take students to and from the Marquette location...

Climate@Noon Updates on NMU's Sustainability Efforts

NMU’s Sustainability Efforts: Report on the STARS Audit Presenters: Members of NMU’s Sustainability Advisory Council In 2017 NMU earned a “Bronze”...

Receive Funds for your Organization!

Student Finance Committee, SFC, allocates funds to registered student organizations for the purpose of sponsoring programs and events for the students of...

February 20 - March 20, 2020