Events

Thursday, September 28

2 Volunteers to Move a Dresser

We are looking for two volunteers to move a dresser from the basement upstairs. It would take approximately 10 minutes and it is close to campus. Please...

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...

Assistance at Home

A Marquette community member is in need of assistance with tasks around her home such cleaning, grocery shopping, and other daily tasks.

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.

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. ...

Make A Difference Day

Created in 1990 by USAWeekend, Make A Difference Day is a national event celebrating neighbors helping neighbors. Volunteer registrations can be found at...

Marquette Lions Club Econo Foods Bagging

Description of Event or Activity: Join us to raise money for hurricane relief by bagging groceries at Econo Foods. This is a great way to get out in the...

McNair Scholars Program Applications

McNair Scholars Program Applications

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 one of our open houses: Tuesday, October 3, 11am-1pm in Whitman 141Monday, October 16, 12pm-2pm in Whitman 141Benefits to selected students include: Paid research internship Funded travel to conferences and campus visitsApplication fee waiversGraduate school advisingGRE prepEligibility requirements: First-generation and low-income OR underrepresented minorityAt least 40 creditsAt least 2.75 GPA Questions? Email mcnair@nmu.edu, call (906)227-2590, stop by Whitman 145 or visit http://www.nmu.edu/mcnairscholars/

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...

Reach & Rise One-to-One Mentoring Program

Reach & Rise One-to-One Mentoring Program

The YMCA of Marquette County is searching for students to be mentors for their Reach & Rise One-to-One Mentoring Program. Why should you be a mentor? Training benefits such as active listening skills, firsthand experience of working with a child and observing how one's developmental stage affects one's thoughts, feelings, and behaviors, volunteer hours and experience, and possibly letters of recommendation. Be part of the solution, have a direct impact on your local community, and make a difference in the life of someone in need. Requirements: desire to work with yourth ages 9-17, 21+ years old, meet 1-3 hours a week for a year, attend mentor training (15 hours total).

UP-EMS Conference Volunteers Needed

Volunteers are needed to collate, staple, assemble packets, and help with general office support for the UP-EMS Conference that will be held on September...

Wildcat Weekend Volunteer

Wildcat Weekend is coming up on Saturday, October 21, and the Admissions Office is looking for student volunteers that are energetic and excited to welcome...

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)

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Peace Corps: Information Table

Peace Corps: Information Table Thursday, September 28, 2017 * 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM * First Floor Commons Area, Jamrich Hall The Peace Corps sends the best...

University of Michigan-Flint: Information Table

University of Michigan-Flint: Information Table

The University of Michigan-Flint will be on campus to provide information on its Master's degree programs in Computer Science and Information Systems. These programs are provided both in-class and online. A fast track option is also available to prepare students without undergraduate degrees in computer science for graduate coursework in the program. If you're interested in these programs, stop by the information table on September 28th!

Ushers Needed for Forest Robert Theatre Play:  Noises Off

Ushers Needed for Forest Robert Theatre Play: Noises Off

The FRT is looking for student volunteers to usher for our upcoming production of Noises Off. Ushers would be responsible for handing out programs, taking tickets, and helping people to their seats. If there are available seats, ushers may also see the show for free on the night that they are volunteering. Dates and times of the show are: Friday, September 29th, at 7:30pm Saturday, September 30th, at 1:00pm Saturday, September 30th, at 7:30pm Thursday, October 5, at 7:30 pm Friday, October 6, at 7:30 pm Saturday, October 7, at 1:00 pm Saturday, October 7, at 7:30 pm Ushers should arrive at least an hour before the show begins, and dress code is business casual, but preferably black clothing.

Ushers Needed for Forest Robert Theatre Play:  Noises Off

The Forest Robert's Theatre is looking for student volunteers to usher for their upcoming production of Noises Off. Ushers would be responsible for handing...

Performative Lecture

In conjunction with the Rabbit Island Exhibition, Luce Choules will be giving a performative lecture at the DeVos Art Museum on September 28th. Please visit...

Skill Builder: Meditation for Relief of Stress and Anxiety

Is stress ruling your life? Take back control by learning to relax by breathing, correct posture, and simple meditative techniques. To register, go to...

Gonzo Media Presents: "The Devil and Daniel Johnston"

Gonzo Media Proudly Presents: "The Devil and Daniel Johnston" Plot Summary: Filmmaker Jeff Feuerzeig chronicles the life of a manic-depressive musician...

Thursday, September 28