Events

Monday, September 18

Faculty Award Programs

Faculty Award Programs

FACULTY AWARD PROGRAMS We are pleased to announce three faculty recognition award programs for the 2017-18 academic year. They include: Excellence in Teaching Award: To recognize the teaching excellence of NMU full-time faculty. Excellence in Scholarship Award: To recognize the excellence of scholarly activities of NMU full-time faculty. Technology Innovation Award: To recognize exemplary faculty use of technology in the areas of teaching, research, and community service. The recipients of all three faculty awards will be recognized at the Celebration of Excellence in Teaching & Scholarship scheduled for Thursday, December 7, 2017 at 4:00 pm in the Peter White Lounge. I hope each of you is thinking of a colleague who deserves to be nominated for one of these prestigious awards. Award descriptions and nomination forms can be found at: http://www.nmu.edu/academicaffairs/awards **All nominations for the awards are due by Wednesday, October 25, 2017, 5 pm** For additional information, or if you have questions or concerns, please contact Beth Roberts at x1458 or betrober@nmu.edu.

Fall Study Abroad Info Fair - Inspire Real Change

Fall Study Abroad Info Fair - Inspire Real Change

Fall Study Abroad Fair Come to a fun-filled, info-packed afternoon of global exploration. Meet NMU partners; discover scholarship opportunities; chat with study abroad alumni.... It's easy. It's free of charge. It will change the way you think about your world. "Inspire Real Change." Email smorgan@nmu.edu for more information. (P.S. The winning residential hall gets a prize! It involves food. See your RA or RD for more information.) Tuesday, September 19 at 12:00pm to 5:00pm Jamrich Hall Lobby (east)

Father Marquette Elementary School Lunch Monitors

Father Marquette Elementary School is looking for two volunteers to work as recess and lunch monitors each day (Monday-Friday) from 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. ...

GRE Prep

GRE Prep

If you are planning to get an academic Master's or Doctorate in the United States and Canada, you will need to take the GRE standardized test. The Mathematics and Computer Science Department in conjunction with McNair Scholars will be offering a GRE Prep course Mondays and Thursdays at 5:00 P.M. in WEST 2901. We will cover the Verbal, Quantitative, and Analytical Writing Portions. The course is free and open to the public. You can come whenever you like; you don't have to come every time.

If you have CCleaner installed we recommend updating it immediately

If you have CCleaner installed we recommend updating it immediately

CCleaner is a popular tool used to keep a Windows computer or Android mobile device clean of unwanted files and software. Version 5.33.6162 of CCleaner was found to have security issues. If you have CCleaner installed on your computer we advise you to update the software immediately. The latest version can be download from the publisher at: https://www.piriform.com/ccleaner/download We would also advise that you check to insure that any anti-virus software you run is up to date. See Using Kaspersky Endpoint Security for instructions for NMU issued ThinkPads.

Student Conduct Board Applications Available!

Student Conduct Board Applications Available!

The Student Conduct Board is looking for new members. If you’re interested in being a part of the board that hears student conduct cases, please fill out an application and return it to the Dean of Students Office (2001 C. B. Hedgcock) by 5:00 p.m. Thursday, October 5, 2017. The Student Conduct Board hears student conduct cases where alleged violations of NMU’s Student Code occurred and the student has denied responsibility. Serving on the board is a unique college experience. The time commitment varies from 15-30 hours per semester. Your experience serving on the Student Conduct Board can be logged for Superior Edge hours. Qualifications: Minimum G. P.A. of 2.00, completion of at least 12 credit hours, free of any probation imposed by the student conduct process. Applications are available in the Dean of Students Office and all Resident Director’s Offices. You may also click here and print the application: https://www.nmu.edu/dso/sites/Drupaldso/files/UserFiles/student_conduct_board_application_2017.docx

Nursing BSN applications accepted 9/1-10/1/17

Nursing BSN applications accepted 9/1-10/1/17

The online application for the winter 2018 semester BSN program will be open from September 1 to October 1, 2017 at http://www.nmu.edu/nursing/application. If you have completed or are enrolled in fall 2017 semester for all BSN prerequisite courses*, you must apply to be considered for admission to the BSN program. If needed, contact your adviser for the appropriate semester for you to apply. The BSN application for winter 2018 admission will close on October 1 at 11:59 p.m. and no late applications will be accepted. The application will require attachments. The requirements will differ depending on your academic history. Our guidelines require you to attach the following: A copy of your unofficial NMU student transcript. Include current semester of classes & GPA. (This can be requested through your MyNMU Student Services tab and saved as a .htm, .html or .pdf file.) A NMU Transfer Credit Evaluation (TCE) and unofficial transcripts for all colleges or universities you have attended if you have earned less than 12 credits at NMU. If not previously provided to the School of Nursing or changes have occurred, Post Baccalaureate students transferring pre-requisite courses from another institution must complete the “Post Baccalaureate Prerequisite Check List”. This form can be found by following this link: http://www.nmu.edu/nursing/sites/DrupalNursing/files/UserFiles/Post_bacc_checklist.pdf, and is also available on the NMU Nursing website. The student must print this form and bring it to the Registrar’s office (2202 Hedgcock) to be completed. Allow 5 business days for processing. This form is then to be picked up from the Registrar’s office by the student and submitted to the Nursing office (2301 New Science Facility) in an envelope sealed and stamped by the Registrar. This is due no later than 5 p.m. on Monday, October 2. If you have received AP (advanced placement) credit for or Chemistry (CH109 or CH107/108 or CH111/112) you will need to attach a copy of your official scoring report from the College Board. If you are transferring from another nursing program, please provide a letter of good standing from the director of the previous nursing program. Any questions regarding the application process can be directed to LuAnne Crupi (lcrupi@nmu.edu). Apply early since there are no exceptions to the deadline date. *Required nursing prerequisites: AH 102, BI 203, BI 207/201, BI 208/202, CH 109, HN 301A, HN 301B, PY 100 (select other courses may be accepted, see your adviser if you have questions)

12:01am
Constitution Day

Lecture on the U.S. Constitution and recent Supreme Court decisions such as the travel ban issue.

Skill Builder:  Interview Skills and Practice

A resume may get you the interview, but the interview will get you the job. Learn more at this interactive workshop aimed at improving your interview skills....

King and Queen Competition

Everyone is invited to the annual King & Queen Competition. Contestants first compete in the theme wear and semi-formal dress categories. An audience and...

Monday, September 18