Events

Tuesday, October 10

Alexis Rockman Learning Lab and Display

A display of three large scale prints of Rockman's Great Lakes Cycle series of paintings, 25 field drawings and digital projections. Held in conjunction with...

Employee Benefits Fair--Save the Date

Employee Benefits Fair--Save the Date

The 2017 Employee Benefits Fair is scheduled for Wednesday, October 11th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Great Lakes Rooms of the University Center.  One hour of released-time will be granted for employees attending the Fair.

The Benefits Fair gives faculty and staff the opportunity to learn more about their TIAA or MPSERS Retirement plan, Blue Cross/Blue Shield medical and dental plan, CVS/Caremark prescription drug plan, and EyeMed vision plan from plan representatives.  In addition, Voya Life, Wageworks, AFLAC, and Marketplace Insurance Plan representatives will be present.

The Fair is also your chance to get your flu shot and have your blood pressure checked by staff at the NMU Health Center.  Other campus departments participating in the Fair include Human Resources, Athletics/Recreational Sports, Dining Services, and the NMU Wellness Committee.  If you have any questions, please contact Kristen Bjorne, Human Resources Department at kportale@nmu.edu or phone 227-1030.

McNair Scholar Open House + Application Opening

McNair Scholar Open House + Application Opening

The McNair Scholars Program is accepting applications! If you're interested in research or graduate school, come visit with us to find out whether you are eligible. 

Join us for coffee, snacks, and conversation. Get your eligibility and application questions answered at our open house: 

  • Monday, October 16, 12pm-2pm in Whitman 141

Benefits to selected students include: 

  • Paid research internship 
  • Funded travel to conferences and campus visits
  • Application fee waivers
  • Graduate school advising
  • GRE prep

Eligibility requirements: 

  • First-generation and low-income OR underrepresented minority
  • At least 40 credits
  • At least 2.75 GPA 

Questions? Email mcnair@nmu.edu, call (906)227-2590, stop by Whitman 145 or visit http://www.nmu.edu/mcnairscholars/

Mini Information Fair - International Internships/Service Learning

Mini Information Fair - International Internships/Service Learning

This is a picture of NMU senior, Karlie  and her Summer 2017 internship in Australia. Karlie is the one strapped into Hellen, a robotic assistive device that helps to rehabilitate stroke and other brain trauma clients.  'Sound like a great way to invest a summer in an academic internship?  This could be you - almost anywhere NMU has study abroad programming - Summer 2018.   Drop in to this informal open house Tuesday, October 10 between 10 and noon or between 4 and 6pm, Jamrich Lobby (outside JXJ 1101 auditorium).  Partners and Peer Advisors will be on hand to explain our internship offerings - almost any major, almost anywhere around the globe. 

National Coming Out Day!

Wear your red shirts on October 11th to support National Coming Out Day!

Penny Wars

Penny Wars

The 5th Annual Penny Wars, sponsored by NMU ALLIES.  Contact MERC to get a jar to participate.  All proceeds go toward the ALLIES Scholarship.

Rabbit Island Artist in Residence Exhibition

The Rabbit Island Residency, located on a remote island in Lake Superior, unofficially launched in 2010. For the last six years the museum has partnered with...

Stuff the Bus

Donate school supplies to be entered to win one of two $25 Aubree's gift cards or a Starbucks gift basket! The National Student Speech Language Hearing...

WNMU-FM, Public Radio 90 On-Air Fundraiser

Your help is needed during our WNMU On-air fundraiser, Tuesday, October 3 - Thursday, October 12. Volunteers are needed to help answer phones and take...

Info MIni-Fair - International Internships and Service Learning

Info MIni-Fair - International Internships and Service Learning

This is a picture of NMU senior, Karlie Gehrig and her Summer 2017 internship in Australia. Karlie is the one strapped into Hellen, a robotic assistive device that helps to rehabilitate stroke and other brain trauma clients.  'Sound like a great way to invest a summer in an academic internship?  This could be you - almost anywhere NMU has study abroad programming - Summer 2018.   Drop in to this informal open house Tuesday, October 10 between 10 and noon or between 4 and 6pm, Jamrich Lobby (outside JXJ 1101 auditorium).  Partners and Peer Advisors will be on hand to explain our internship offerings - almost any major, almost anywhere around the globe.   

10am, 4pm
Tasty Reads Book Club

Please join fellow readers for these fall events inspired by Wolf's Mouth. Tasty Reads Book Club will discuss A Thousand Days in Venice: An Unexpected...

"Wolf's Mouth" Book Discussion

Please join fellow readers for these fall events inspired by Wolf's Mouth. Wolf’s Mouth book discussion, Ishpeming Carnegie Library.

Info MIni-Fair - International Internships and Service Learning

Info MIni-Fair - International Internships and Service Learning

This is a picture of NMU senior, Karlie Gehrig and her Summer 2017 internship in Australia. Karlie is the one strapped into Hellen, a robotic assistive device that helps to rehabilitate stroke and other brain trauma clients.  'Sound like a great way to invest a summer in an academic internship?  This could be you - almost anywhere NMU has study abroad programming - Summer 2018.   Drop in to this informal open house Tuesday, October 10 between 10 and noon or between 4 and 6pm, Jamrich Lobby (outside JXJ 1101 auditorium).  Partners and Peer Advisors will be on hand to explain our internship offerings - almost any major, almost anywhere around the globe.   

"Wolf's Mouth" Author John Smolens Presentation and Reading

Please join fellow readers for these fall events inspired by Wolf's Mouth. Wolf's Mouth Author John Smolens presentation and reading. Books will be...

International Folk Dancing

International Folk Dancing

The NMU International Dancers welcome you to learn about culture and movement through dance.  We meet Tuesdays (all year) to learn and practice dances from around the world.  There are some opportunities for performing around the local/regional area, but no one is required to perform.  No experience or partner is necessary.  We teach at whatever level the participants require.

7:30pm
NMU Jazz Band & Combos

The first jazz concert of the fall semester will feature the NMU Jazz Band and several small combos performing classic works by a variety of composers,...

Tuesday, October 10