Chitwood Gains Fulbright Honor
NMU senior Anne Chitwood (left) has received a Fulbright Scholarship for 2006.
She will teach English as a Second Language to high school students in the Austrian village of Lienz from October through May.
Chitwood is pictured with Carol Strauss (Modern Languages and Literatures) and NMU alumna Monique Yoder, who is wrapping up a similar Fulbright opportunity in Austria.
Heating Plant Shutdown May 12-14
The Ripley Heating Plant will have its annual shutdown for maintenance starting at 10 p.m. Friday, May 12, and continuing through Sunday, May 14.
Jim Inch (Plant Operations) said that heating, hot water and central air conditioning will be affected in most buildings on campus. Full Story
A profile of an NMU employee.
With a mom who plays the piano and a dad who sings, it’s no surprise that Rob Engelhart (Music) showed an early interest in music. He sang in his church choir and had piano lessons by the time he was in second grade. He was also strongly influenced by his brother, who played the violin.
“It just stuck in my brain that music was important,” he said. “The school that I went to had a music program, and I just flowed right into it. Music just seemed to be where my aptitude was.”