Congratulations to our MERC Graduates

We are proud of you!

Rachel Klitzke
Mia Lubinski
General Studies
Joshua Garnett
Public Relations


Jump Start Events

Stress Relief and Meditation

Wednesday, April 22


Hedgcock Atrium

Sponsored by Jump Start

RSVP by e-mailing Sara at


Graduate School Prep

Thursday, April 23


Hedgcock 2303

Sponsored by Jump Start

RSVP by e-mailing Julio at

Fun Quote/Fact

In June 1963, Valentina Tereshkova, a Soviet cosmonaut, became the first woman to fly in space when she orbited Earth 48 times in the spacecraft Vostok 6.  A crater on the moon is named in her honor.

News and Information

2015 Adelante National Leadership Institution

One of the country's premier leadership conferences for Hispanic college students.  Click here to learn more.

National LGBT Scholarship Database Created

Campus Pride has combined with Point Foundation in the development of a database of scholarships for the LGBT and ally community.  Read the full article here.  To access the scholarship database, click here.


Smudging Policy

Click here for the Dean of Students Office procedure to request exemption of dangerous materials and open flame.

Free Community Meal


Hungry?  The Messiah Lutheran Church will be providing a free community meal the first Wednesday of every month a 5:30 pm.  Messiah Lutheran Church is located at the corner of Magnetic & 4th St.


For more information on other community meals, click here.

Contact MERC

group of studentsThe Multicultural Education and Resource Center is open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. The office is located in 3001 C.B. Hedgcock. Or you can reach us by phone at 906-227-1554 or e-mail,

Future Faculty Fellowship Recipients

Congratulations to the Future Faculty Fellowship Recipients

  • Molly Fox
  • Ryan Kauffman
  • Christen Leppla
  • Bridget Parler
  • Ania Payne
Presentations available

A diverse group of students sitting on campus

The Multicultural Education and Resource Center has presentations available for students and faculty alike to reference. An advocate for the rights of people of ALL orientations and genders to live safely, openly and with full legal equality, Robyn Ochs recently spoke at NMU. View her presentation on Bisexuality and Feminism - Men and Me. Also for tips and hints on interacting with multicultural students and/or colleagues, view this presentation.

Job Information


Nemnet minority recruitment is a national resource organization that works in the recruitment of teachers, administration, and coaches of color. For more information click here

Integrys Energy Group has various open positions. Visit their career page to apply and receive more information on available positions and other opportunities. 

President's Committee on Diversity
Funding Request Form

To access the President's Committee on Diversity funding request form click here.