Today's job market is increasingly competitive, but Northern Michigan University has created programs to give its students an edge. Students are able to get ahead by taking advantage of opportunities to gain practical experience in their field of interest. Such opportunities include participating in internships, forming relationships with mentors, traveling abroad and being actively involved in academic service learning. To learn more about the programs Northern offers, click on links in the Student Enrichment box on the left side of the screen. Please contact the NMU Foundation at firstname.lastname@example.org or 906-227-2627 if you are interested in making a donation toward one, or more, of the programs.