American Red Cross Blood Drive

American Red Cross Blood Drive American Red Cross Blood Drive by the Red Cross Club Please come out and donate on Wednesday January 23rd between 10:00...

Graduate Student Workshop: Applying to the Excellence in Education Research Award

This workshop helps students prepare a successful submission to the Excellence in Education Award. This award is given annually to graduate students who are...

University Forum

University Forum3 p.m. Wednesday, January 23Great Lakes Rooms, University CenterPresident Fritz Erickson will host a university forum at 3 p.m. Wednesday,...

Chronic Pain Workshop

Are you in Pain? Pain Management Workshop to be offered soon in Marquette Do you live with pain that has lasted longer than 3-6 months? The Chronic...

MLK Week: Living Fearlessly

Join us in a celebration for MLK Day. Enjoy a motivational speech from recent college graduates! Donte Curtis, Donzell Dixson and Elijah Kondeh will speak on...

Superior Edge Orientation

The main reason that Superior Edge is sweeping across the NMU campus is really quite simple. Participants can get recognized for the activities and endeavors...

Superior Edge Orientation

The main reason that Superior Edge is sweeping across the NMU campus is really quite simple. Participants can get recognized for the activities and endeavors...

Ode to Muir Film

The English Department is hosting a welcome back film, "Ode to Muir". John Muir (1838-1914) was a writer, naturalist, and co-founder of the Sierra Club; he...

U Rec 101: How to Build and Design you own Workout Plan

Have you ever wondered how you would create a workout plan that meets your needs and includes interesting activities? NMU Rec Sports Fitness staff will be...

East of the Sun, West of the Moon

The classic Scandinavian folk tale version of “Beauty and the Beast” receives a stunning twist in this brand-new full-length ballet written especially for...

Friday Shopping Shuttle

Need to make a trip out to Meijer or Walmart? You're in luck! Every Friday, the Friday Shopping Shuttle will take students to and from the Marquette location...

MLK Week: Diversity Common Reader Book Distribution

Book are FREE for current students. PIzza and pop will be provided by the MERC. The 2019 selection is Redefining Realness by Janet Mock.

Winter New Faculty Buzz Session

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...

Intro to Rock Climbing Workshop

New to climbing? New to campus and want to get involved in a fun, community based activity? Join the ORC staff for our Intro to Rock Climbing workshop and...

College Health 101

College is a whirlwind of exams, studying, homework, meetings, and having a social life...where does health fit into all of this? It can be so easy for...

College Health 101

College is a whirlwind of exams, studying, homework, meetings, and having a social life...where does health fit into all of this? It can be so easy for...

Newcomer Night @ the Climbing Wall

Stop on by the Climbing Wall to learn the ropes! ORC staff will be on site to teach, assist, and help you get up the wall. Come hang out with a great...

Coffee & Climb

Join the ORC for Coffee & Climb. We will have coffee and donuts available for participants! - Free coffee if you BYOM (Bring your own mug), or it will be...

New Year, New Ideas!

Over the holiday break, the #NMUKiosk found its home at the NMU Lydia M. Olson Library! To celebrate, we are kicking off with "New Year, New Ideas" on Jan....

Sustainability 101

Come learn about what sustainability really is and how to implement it on a small and large scale. We will talk about the three pillars of sustainability:...

Sustainability 101

Come learn about what sustainability really is and how to implement it on a small and large scale. We will talk about the three pillars of sustainability: ...

U Rec 101: How to Build and Design you own Workout Plan

Have you ever wondered how you would create a workout plan that meets your needs and includes interesting activities? NMU Rec Sports Fitness staff will be...

Zero-Waste Challenge at NMU vs. Bowling Green - 1st Shift

Register here to volunteer for the Zero-Waste Challenge at the NMU vs. Bowling Green Men's Hockey Game. The goal is to encourage and educate the NMU campus...

Zero-Waste Challenge at NMU vs. Bowling Green - 2nd Shift

Register here to volunteer for the Zero-Waste Challenge at the NMU vs. Bowling Green Men's Hockey Game. The goal is to encourage and educate the NMU campus...

Pump Up the Dome

Come join us at Pump Up the Dome at NMU's Annual Inflatable Game Day! Enjoy the largest assortment of inflatable games and activities. Visit the NMU Ticket...

India Interest Meeting

Approximate Dates: May 5-24 Approximate Cost: $3,500 You will have lots of great volunteer opportunities: education, health care, environmentalism, school...

Wildcat Wellness Health Fair

This free event is a wonderful opportunity for the entire campus community to share in health promotion activities, health screenings, healthy food samples,...

UP 200 Sled Dog Race Volunteers Needed

Volunteers are needed for the UP 200 Sled Dog Race February 14-18. To find out about volunteer opportunities or volunteer,...

2019 Region 1 Science Olympiad Tournament

Each year, approximately 325 middle and high school students from throughout the Upper Peninsula (Region 1) compete in 46 different Science Olympiad academic...

Are You Wired? Highest Tech Residence Hall Room to be Featured

Are You Wired? Highest Tech Residence Hall Room to be Featured

The Beaumier U.P. Heritage Center at NMU is opening a new exhibition on the history of Technology at the university, and wants to show the changes in its impact on students. In one area, we'd like to compare the technology used by students in their residence hall rooms.  If you feel that your room features a lot of 21st century technology and would like it to be featured in the exhibition, please let us know and we'll contact you to see your set up.  The exhibition opens on February 16, so we'll need to be contacted by January 25.

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Nursing BSN applications accepted until February 1

Nursing BSN applications accepted until February 1

The online application for the fall 2019 semester Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program is open until February 1 at http://www.nmu.edu/nursing/application. If you have a 2.75 GPA, have completed (with a C- or higher) or are currently enrolled for all BSN prerequisite courses, you must apply to be considered for admission to the BSN program. Contact your adviser for the appropriate semester for you to apply. Application attachments may be required.

1/15
Zumba Class for Credit!

Zumba Class for Credit!

You can still sign up for Zumba as a class through the HHP department! If you find yourself needing that little extra push to stay active in your week, and needing the stress relief and motivation to exercise, this is the class for you! Whether you're a student or an employee, or simply a person in the community who LOVES a great workout, you can take this class to get 14 weeks of FUN and EXERCISE! Take for credit OR audit. No experience needed, I'll lead you along the way to learning dance moves and keeping up to the most exciting workout of your life! Zumba, HP273-01, 11167 meets Tuesday and Thursday 11-12 in the PEIF Dance Studio. Sign up, come have some fun!

*Revised from prior semesters, come check it out! PLUS I have some new choreography to kick into gear! Let's dance together! Contact me for information, Alesia Braund alemaki@nmu.edu or (906)236-9187 or on campus (906)227-2542

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Marquette Mountain Shuttle

Marquette Mountain Shuttle

There will be a free shuttle to and from Marquette Mountain every Friday and Saturday through ski season. The shuttle will start at 2:30, leaving campus every hour from the Cedar/Birch entrance at Lot 10. The shuttle will leave the mountain every hour on the hour. The last shuttle will leave Marquette Mountain at 9 p.m.

*hours subject to change

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What Career Services can do for you

What Career Services can do for you

Job Postings in Handshake

Log in through MyNMU (Student Services tab)

Click here for FAQs

Learn how to spot job scams and to keep yourself safe

Resumes

Upload your resume into Handshake to automatically populate your profile.

Tips on creating and editing your resume. Remember to keep your resume current.

Free resume printing (up to 10 copies) on resume paper - 3302.3 C.B. Hedgcock.

Appointments

Get your resume reviewed, help with interviews, and more - (906) 227-2800

Semester Job Fairs

Summer Employment Fair – Wednesday, February 13, University Center

Winter Semester Job Fair – Wednesday, March 20, C.B. Hedgcock

Employer Visits

Employers often come to campus to host information sessions, information tables, and interviews. Keep up-to-date here.

Workshops

We host a variety of workshops throughout the semester.

Career Resources

Our website lists a variety of career resources.

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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

LinkedIn Group: Northern Michigan University Career Services

Career/job-related discussion

Snapchat: careerservicnmu

Events (workshops, job fairs, employer visits)

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School of Health and Human Performance GetFit Program Winter 2019

School of Health and Human Performance GetFit Program Winter 2019

GetFit is a scientifically-based physical fitness program. Each new participant will have exercise recommendations provided based on individual information including medical history, HR and BP responses. Participants then implement their exercise recommendations within a professionally-supervised program of activities geared towards their individual needs and interests.

January 23-April 25, 2019 session options:
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday
-6:30 - 7:30 a.m.

-9:00 - 10:00 a.m.
-5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Program Fees (Three program categories):

1. $150 - New GetFit  Participants

2. $140 -  New GetFit participants who are NMU Faculty /Staff /
    Students or Spouses or PEIF Members
                                            

3. $100 - Returning GetFit participants who were enrolled
    during 2017 or 2018

Submit questions and requests to hhp@nmu.edu or call (906) 227-2130

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University Forum

University Forum

University Forum
3 p.m. Wednesday, January 23
Great Lakes Rooms, University Center

President Fritz Erickson will host a university forum at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Jan.23, in the Great Lakes Rooms, University. Students are encouraged to attend. 

The two focus topics will be the drafts of the Strategic Resource Allocation (SRA) report and the new Campus Master Plan that were presented to the NMU Board of Trustees for review at its December meeting.

1/23
Wildcat Weekend

Prospective student visit day

Intro to Rock Climbing Workshop

New to climbing? New to campus and want to get involved in a fun, community based activity? Join the ORC staff for our Intro to Rock Climbing workshop and...

Sustainability 101

Come learn about what sustainability really is and how to implement it on a small and large scale. We will talk about the three pillars of sustainability: ...

Medieval Dinner Theatre

Stage combat and good food come together in the Marquette Masonic Building as a fundraiser for the Forest Roberts Theatre. Enjoy dashing sword fights with...

East of the Sun, West of the Moon

The classic Scandinavian folk tale version of “Beauty and the Beast” receives a stunning twist in this brand-new full-length ballet written especially for...

Minn. St. Mankato vs Northern Mich.

Men's Ice Hockey on January 26th, 7:00 PM: Minn. St. Mankato vs Northern Mich., Conference

Michigan Tech vs Northern Mich.

Women's Basketball on January 26th, 11:00 AM: Michigan Tech vs Northern Mich., Conference

Coffee & Climb

Join the ORC for Coffee & Climb. We will have coffee and donuts available for participants! - Free coffee if you BYOM (Bring your own mug), or it will be...

Bowling Green vs Northern Mich.

Men's Ice Hockey on February 1st, 7:00 PM: Bowling Green vs Northern Mich., Conference

Pump Up the Dome

Come join us at Pump Up the Dome at NMU's Annual Inflatable Game Day! Enjoy the largest assortment of inflatable games and activities. Visit the NMU Ticket...