Aquaman

Campus Cinema presents Aquaman

Aquaman

Campus Cinema presents Aquaman

NMU 2019 Faculty Biennial Exhibition Closes

Highlighting creative achievements in all media and concentrations, this exhibition gives the NMU and broader community the opportunity to see the talent...

Free tickets for NMU Students for Söndörgő Concert

On April 5, the Beaumier U.P. Heritage Center is presenting a concert by the Hungarian folk group, Söndörgő, at Kaufman Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. The Center...

Culture Presentation - Pakistan

Ms. Shiza Maryam is attending NMU for the winter 2019 semester. She is here through the Global Undergraduate Exchange Program in Pakistan and sponsored by...

Culture Presentation - Pakistan

Ms. Shiza Maryam is attending NMU for the winter 2019 semester. She is here through the Global Undergraduate Exchange Program in Pakistan and sponsored by...

Diversity and the Inclusion of Others

This fun and interactive workshop takes you through a series of activities that all address diversity in regards to race, sexual orientation, ageism, and...

Chez Nous Restaurant Lunches

Greetings Everyone! We would like to remind you that the NMU Hospitality and Tourism Management's 2019 Chez Nous Restaurant opens up Tuesday, March 19th...

Mexico and the U.S.: Economic times that Bind

World Affairs Council lecture #8 by Carlos Capistran, Bank of America-Merril Lynch, NY City, exams economic relations between Mexico and the U.S.

Focused Note Taking Using the Cornell Method

With typical note-taking methods students on average, only remember 60% of what they write down. Using the Cornell Method students on average remember...

Sexual Assault in the Military

Col. Don Christensen, retired Air Force prosecutor will lecture on sexual assault in the military and the need for special legislation.

Charles River Laboratories: Career Exploration Event

Charles River Laboratories will be on-campus and they're looking for hardworking, quality-driven students who are interested in jump-starting their career in...

Marco Island Alumni Reception

NMU is setting sail for Marco Island! Welcome aboard as you join us for an alumni cocktail reception hosted by Peter and Peggy Frazier and the NMU Alumni...

A Discussion on Identity, Privilege, and Transitioning into Society

This Skillbuilder breaks down the story of a transgender woman and her battle with transitioning into society. In her presentation, Madeline Wiles will...

The Suite Life

Come and join us to learn some tricks and tips for navigating through Google Suite. We will be discussing Google Docs, Team Drives, Google Sheets, Google...

Charles River Laboratories: On-Campus Interviews (Pre-Scheduled & Walk-In)

Charles River Laboratories will be on-campus and they're looking for hardworking, quality-driven students who are interested in jump-starting their career in...

What are the Factors of Your Success?

Those who attend this workshop will come to understand how varying factors can affect the performance of different students in class and student...

How to Volunteer for Camp STAR

Come learn about Camp STAR and what it means to volunteer as a "buddy" at Camp STAR, a local children's grief camp. Learn about the mission of Camp STAR and...

Rape Aggression Defense Presentation

The NMU Police Department and ASNMU present a drop-in presentation on the Rape Aggression Defense (RAD) Systems course on campus. This will be a one-hour...

Business After Hours

NMU's College of Business is partnering with Marquette's LSCP for a Business After Hours event on March 28. Community members and students are invited to...

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...

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...

Diversity Common Reader Speaker Carter Wilson: "Toxic Masculinity and Racial, Gender, and Sexual Orientation Oppression"

Carter Wilson, Department Head and Professor, NMU Department of Political Science, presents a talk entitled "Toxic Masculinity and Racial, Gender, and Sexual...

The Big Pitch

The Big Pitch is the culminating event of the annual New Business Venture Competition at NMU. The campus and Marquette communities are welcome to attend...

Trivia Night

The NMU Archives is hosting its first ever trivia night focusing on NMU, MQT, and Archives history. First place prize: $50 cash. Need to brush up on your...

EcoReps Accepting Applications

NMU EcoReps is accepting applications for Fall 2019 ‐Spring 2020 term! See more information at the following link: https://www.nmu.edu/sustainablenmu/ecoreps

Learning to Walk Togther

NMU's Native American Student Association is planning the 26th Annual "Learning To Walk Together" Powwow for March 30th, 2019. There are many different tasks...

Vegas Days at the DJ Jacobetti Home for Veterans!

It’s Black Jack all day at our annual Vegas Days event and we need approximately 30 volunteers to help as dealers or assisting members to play cards. Arrive...

Superior Con

Superior Con is a FREE gaming, cartoon, and comic convention hosted by Cosplayers Unite, along with an alliance of other student organizations at Northern...

ASNMU Elections Sign-Up

ASNMU Elections Sign-Up

The ASNMU (student government) elections are quickly coming up this April! If you are interested in running for a position on the student government, please review the Election Packet via the attached link for more information and all the required forms. 

Intent to Run forms (found in the elections packet) are due to the ASNMU Office (1203 University Center, or asnmu@nmu.edu) by March 22nd at 5pm.

https://www.nmu.edu/asnmu/sites/DrupalASNMU/files/UserFiles/Election_Packet_W2019.pdf

 

 

3/15
Call for Abstracts - Annual Celebration of Student Scholarship

Call for Abstracts - Annual Celebration of Student Scholarship

Calling for abstracts for the 24th Annual Celebration of Student Scholarship to be held on Thursday, April 11. Deadline for abstracts is Wednesday, March 27 at 5 p.m. 

Who should participate? 

Any undergrad or graduate student who has conducted research or undertaken a scholarly creative endeavor under guidance of faculty. 

How can I participate? 

  • Present a poster
  • Give a 10 minute talk on your work.
  • Display art in the Jamrich Lobby (contact event organizers for details and questions.)
  • submit an essay of 10 pages or less. (more about essay competition at event webpage.) 

How do I submit an abstract? 

Submit abstract of 250 words or less to form at www.nmu.edu/studentcelebration by 5 p.m. on 3/27. Full abstract guidelines available on the event webpage. 

Support your classmates and friends by attending talks and posters. Awards ceremony at 9am in Jamrich 1320 includes light breakfast. Free and open to the public. 

 

3/15
Concerned About Human Rights? Enter the 2019 Cohodas Essay Contest (Open to all NMU Undergraduates) and Win $500!

Concerned About Human Rights? Enter the 2019 Cohodas Essay Contest (Open to all NMU Undergraduates) and Win $500!

The Lois and Willard Cohodas Literary Prize Contest is now accepting submissions, until the deadline of March 25th. Winning essays earn up to $500, for thoughtful reflections on the Holocaust, genocide, and human rights issues in general. All NMU undergraduates are eligible to enter the contest. Details, including guidelines for submission and more than 10 prompts to choose from, can be found online at https://www.nmu.edu/english/lois-and-willard-cohodas-literary-prize

Awards:  First Place: $500     Second Place: $250     Third Place: $100

Eligibility:  The contest is open to all NMU undergraduates.

Deadline:  Monday, March 25th, 2019. The winning entries will be announced in April.

3/15
Winter Semester Job Fair is Happening Next Week!

Winter Semester Job Fair is Happening Next Week!

The 29th Annual Winter Semester Job Fair is happening next week on Wednesday, March 20th.  It's the last job fair of the year.  Student and alumni who join this event in Handshake and check in at the fair will have their names placed in a prize drawing!  

Click here for more information on the fair and employers who are going to be there.

3/15
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 runs on the following schedule:

NMU to Ski Hill:  3:00, 4:00, 5:00, 6:00, 7:00, 8:00
Ski Hill to NMU:  3:30, 4:30, 5:30, 6:30, 7:30, 8:30

3/21
BIG IDEA Submission Deadline & Video Message

BIG IDEA Submission Deadline & Video Message

We want your BIG IDEAS!

The Internal Campaign Planning Committee members have been pleased with the creative and collaborative thinking that has been happening on campus thus far, and we look forward to seeing what kinds of opportunities will be submitted for shaping the next comprehensive fund raising campaign at NMU.

Have you thought of your “BIG IDEA” for donor investment at NMU yet?  Have you submitted it for consideration?  The BIG IDEA submission period is closing soon - at the end of the day, March 31, 2019.  To submit an idea please go to nmu.edu/bigidea.

If you need a reminder as to what we are looking for – please check out the following video message: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1JxJr70UUUAVHxkRm5xys6V_8B-9WZdCU.

Thank you and be creative! 

Cale Polkinghorne, Co-Chair
Jane Surrell, Co-Chair

3/22
Beauty and the Beast

Join the FRT for another gorgeous Disney musical! This “tale as old as time” tells of Belle, a young woman in a provincial town, and the Beast, who is really...

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...

How Do You Feel About Change?

Those who attend this workshop will identify their personal attitudes toward change and how to recognize those changes. In this fun, interactive workshop, we...

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...

Music Performance Scholarship Competition

Come see students play a variety of music to compete for NMU scholarships.

Jesse McCartney

Northern Arts and Entertainment presents Jesse McCartney March 29, 2019

Learning to Walk Together Traditional Powwow

The 26th Annual Learning to Walk Together Powwow is a one day traditional powwow at the Marquette Armory. Come join us for a day of Native American...

Census 101

The Census is essential in determining the amount of funds appropriated to each area in the United States. For the first time ever, in 2020, the census will...

Concordia-St. Paul vs Northern Mich.

Women's Lacrosse on April 10th, 6:00 PM: Concordia-St. Paul vs Northern Mich., Conference

Visiting Writers Series: Reading by Carmen Maria Machado

CARMEN MARIA MACHADO's debut short story collection, Her Body and Other Parties, was a finalist for the National Book Award, the Kirkus Prize, LA Times Book...