Spectator Opportunities Abound
NMU employees can gain free admission to the Olympic Challenge and a Nordic skiing regional competition. They can also take kids in grades K-8 to a Wildcat basketball afternoon free of charge.
The Olympic Challenge starts at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 14, in the Superior Dome. U.S. Olympic Education Center boxers will face Canada, Greco-Roman wrestlers will grapple with the U.S. Army squad; and women's wrestling and weighlifting will participate in intra-squad competitions. Tickets are free for faculty and staff with an ID or $2 for the public.
NMU is hosting the Central Collegiate Ski Association regionals at 9:30 a.m. Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 17-18, at the Al Quaal Recreation Area in Ishpeming. Winning skiers will qualify for the NCAA national championships in March. The event is free and open to the public.
The Wildcat men’s and women’s basketball teams are holding "Take A Kid to the Game Day" on Saturday. All kids in grades K-8 who are with a paid adult will be admitted free. The women’s game tips off at 1 p.m., followed by the men's game at 3 p.m. at the Berry Events Center.
Victor LaDuke (Public Safety and Police Services) has served in the law enforcement arena at NMU for almost 30 years.
As investigator, LaDuke oversees all criminal activity on campus.
“It’s not a perfect world and unfortunately, crime does occur,” LaDuke said.
LaDuke has a variety of duties in addition to investigating campus crimes. Full Story