NaNo WriMo

November is National Novel Writing Month! Join fellow writers at the Lydia M. Olson Library as we provide a creative space and brainstorming supplies for you...

Confrontation & Feedback

Come join the MERC & SSWO to learn about how to give and receive feedback in the workplace. We will also go over the CORRECT way to deal with confrontation...

Crocheting for Relaxation

Yarn crafting is a productive way to relax, and yarn is relatively inexpensive. This workshop is intended to teach participants the basics of how to...

The Game Changers

We're screening the newly released, and highly anticipated documentary, "The Game Changers." A revolutionary new documentary about meat, protein, and...

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...

The Multicultural and Education Resource Center Presents: Painting with Bob Ross

Come and unwind with Bob Ross! At no cost to you, join us and create your own work of art from an episode of The Joy of Painting! To RSVP, either email...

Guest Artist Concert: Daniel Hsu, Piano

The NMU Department of Music is excited to present the award-winning pianist Daniel Hsu, bronze medal winner at the 2017 Van Cliburn International Piano...

NMU Choral Concert: Music In A Grand Space

The NMU Choirs will present its annual concert at St. Peter Cathedral for the Cathedral Concert series on Saturday, Nov. 16 at 7:30pm. Music of a sacred...

Megan Thee Stallion at NMU

Calling all hotties! Award winning rapper Megan Thee Stallion brings "Hot Girl Summer" to NMU! Coining the viral phrase "Hot Girl Summer" on Twitter and...

Diversity Read:  "I Am Malala"

Our Diversity read for this semester is "I Am Malala" by Malala Yousafzai. Malala was shot in the face for defending girls' rights to an education in the...

SAG* Reception

Join us in celebrating the opening of the *Students' Art Gallery in its new Harden Hall location. There will be a reception and an unveiling of the SAG's...

Celebrate Toni Morrison

The English Department will be hosting an open mic reading to celebrate the life and work of Toni Morrison. Morrison was the author of many novels,...

Drop-In Focus Group: University Website Redesign

University Marketing and Communications has been working on a redesign of the NMU website. An initial mockup and concept have been created and we're looking...

Speed Reading Skills Development

Do you want to read faster, remember more, and boost your productivity? Save time with textbooks, case studies, journal articles, abstracts, market research,...

Consent and Healthy Relationships

This workshop will cover understanding consent, what happens when relationships go wrong, when is it time to get out, what happens when your partner won't...

Re-Leaf Yourself

An academic workshop to learn different ways to cope with anxiety and stress before finals week.

SLFP Spaghetti Dinner

NMU’s Student Leader Fellowship Program (SLFP) is hosting a Spaghetti Dinner to raise money and collect non-perishable food items for CatPacks. CatPacks is a...

Memory Techniques

Do you want to read faster, remember more, and boost your productivity? Just in time for exams, Memory Techniques will cover how memory works and effective...

Game of Thrones' Hodor - Kristian Nairn

Internationally revered DJ, producer, and actor, Kristian Nair, will be in Jamrich 1100 on Tuesday, November 19, at 7 p.m. He is best known as Hodor in...

Summer Research Fellows Reception

Let's celebrate this year's summer research fellows! The Olson Library & Honors Program invites you to our annual reception, highlighting our seven...

NMU Symphony Orchestra

The Northern Michigan University Symphony Orchestra will be presenting a free "pops" concert Tuesday, November 19th at 7:30 in the Reynolds Recital Hall....

EcoReps Clothing Swap

Did you know that the fashion industry is the 2nd largest pollutant behind oil? Your NMU EcoReps are here to help extend the life cycle of your clothing...

A Realistic Look at the Job Offer:  What Benefits Mean and How Taxes Will Affect the Salary Number

Getting a job offer is exciting, but it is important to review the paperwork that comes with the offer and elections available when you start a new job. ...

A Realistic Look at the Job Offer:  What Benefits Mean and How Taxes Will Affect the Salary Number

Getting a job offer is exciting, but it is important to review the paperwork that comes with the offer and elections available when you start a new job. ...

International Brain Tumor Awareness Week

The Upper Michigan Brain Tumor Center (UMBTC) will be hosting an open house for International Brain Tumor Awareness Week. This event is scheduled for...

Marquette Area Mothers of Preschoolers (MOPS) Volunteer Opportunity

Marquette Area Mothers of Preschoolers (MOPS) is in need of volunteers to help with childcare during our meetings. Meetings are held the second Thursday from...

Volunteer Opportunity: Lions Club Grocery Bagging

Our local Lions chapter of Marquette is looking for volunteers to assist with a fundraiser. We will be bagging groceries at Econo Foods this Saturday,...

Room at the Inn - Volunteers Needed

Room at the Inn (RATI) is a local 501 (c) 3, non-profit corporation, that operates a rotating homeless shelter via local churches as well as a Warming Center...

Puerto Rico - Superior Edge Alternative Spring Break

February 29 - March 8 Estimated Cost: $2,200 (includes transportation, lodging, most meals, and group activities) This alternative spring break trip will...

Volunteer Opportunity: Trim a Tree for Special Olympics

Volunteers are needed for the Trim a Tree for Special Olympics. Volunteers will work food stations for the participants of the event. The event will take...

EcoReps Group Meeting

EcoReps is hosting our final group meeting for the semester. Join us to hear about all things sustainability at Northern! All are welcome.

Puerto Rico - Superior Edge Alternative Spring Break

February 29 - March 8 Estimated Cost: $2,200 (includes transportation, lodging, most meals, and group activities) This alternative spring break trip will...

Speech, Language & Hearing Clinic

Speech, Language & Hearing Clinic

The NMU Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic is located in West Science.  We provide  quality  1:1 therapy sessions for both pediatric and adult populations.  We are seeking new clients for the Winter 2020 Semester.  Our services are free.  Please contact Diane Jandron, Director of Clinical Education, at dsavolai@nmu.edu for any questions or for further information. 

11/5
University Website Redesign

University Website Redesign

University Marketing and Communications has been working on a redesign of the NMU website. An initial mockup and concept have been created and we're looking for feedback from the campus community. 

Please join us for one of three drop-in focus group sessions during the month of November that are open to all students, faculty, and staff to see the concept and share your thoughts. For dates and times of the focus groups, visit events.nmu.edu.

11/6
Student Mental Health Tool

Student Mental Health Tool

TAO Connect is a free 24/7 app and online program that can help you feel happier, healthier and more productive when you're going through tough times.  Use it to help you learn some preventative techniques and lifestyle skills to address any issues head-on before they get the best of you.  Here’s how to get started: 

  • Go to this website and click the button "Sign Up for Self-Help with an Institution"
  • Fill out your general information and submit it. You’ll be sent an email with a temporary password momentarily.
  • Click the link in the email to login and change your password in order to set up your account.
  • You’re ready to go!

Each treatment/pathway in TAO consists of 6-7 highly engaging educational modules, including interactive activities to help you learn strategies and skills. 

Also, remember that you have free access to counseling at Counseling and Consultation Services in 3405 Hedgcock.  

Contact the Dean of Students Office at 906-227-1700 with any questions.

11/11
Michigan Tech vs Northern Mich.

Men's Ice Hockey on November 23rd, 6:00 PM: Michigan Tech vs Northern Mich. Conference

Alas. Fairbanks vs Northern Mich.

Men's Ice Hockey on November 15th and 16th, 7:00 PM and 6:00 PM: Alas. Fairbanks vs Northern Mich. Conference

NMU Jazz Concert

The Department of Music is proud to present the final jazz concert of the fall semester which will feature the NMU Jazz Band, the NMU Jazz Combo, and the NMU...

The Multicultural and Education Resource Center Presents: Painting with Bob Ross

Come and unwind with Bob Ross! At no cost to you, join us and create your own work of art from an episode of The Joy of Painting! To RSVP, either email...

NMU Choral Concert: Music In A Grand Space

The NMU Choirs will present its annual concert at St. Peter Cathedral for the Cathedral Concert series on Saturday, Nov. 16 at 7:30pm. Music of a sacred...

Megan Thee Stallion at NMU

Calling all hotties! Award winning rapper Megan Thee Stallion brings "Hot Girl Summer" to NMU! Coining the viral phrase "Hot Girl Summer" on Twitter and...

Diversity Read:  "I Am Malala"

Our Diversity read for this semester is "I Am Malala" by Malala Yousafzai. Malala was shot in the face for defending girls' rights to an education in the...

Thanksgiving Recess

Thanksgiving Recess: No class from November 23 to December 1.

St. Cloud St. vs Northern Mich.

Women's Basketball on November 23rd, 12:00 PM: St. Cloud St. vs Northern Mich.

Concordia-St. Paul vs Northern Mich.

Women's Basketball on November 24th, 2:00 PM: Concordia-St. Paul vs Northern Mich.