- February 8, 2016Shabazz Presentation Canceled
Tonight's (Feb. 8) presentation by Ilyasah Shabazz, daughter of Malcolm X, has been canceled. She was scheduled to give a talk at 7 p.m. as part of NMU's Black History Month celebration.
- February 8, 2016NMU to Screen Royal Opera Production
The Northern Michigan University music department will present a screening of the Royal Opera production of Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro). The event is scheduled at 5 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 14, in the Jamrich Hall auditorium, room 1100.
- February 8, 2016Valentine's Dinner at Wildcat Den
NMU Dining will transform the Wildcat Den for a four-course Sweethearts Dinner on Sunday, Feb. 14. The meal will feature a choice of three Chef-selected entrées, a mocktail drink bar, dessert cart and a sweetheart photo booth.
- February 5, 2016Students' Life-Saving Efforts Recognized
The Marquette Police Department recognized NMU students Maria Kiilunen and Darrin Koivisto for their life-saving efforts after a man fell through the ice near the Lower Harbor Ore Dock.
- February 5, 2016Adult Health Screenings Focus of Your Health Lecture
The next presentation in the Your Health lecture series at Northern Michigan University will be titled “Staying Healthy: Appropriate Health Screenings for Adults.” It is scheduled for 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 18, in Reynolds Recital Hall in the C.B. Hedgcock Building. Dr. David Walsworth of Michigan State University College of Human Medicine will be the presenter. The public is invited free of charge.
- February 5, 2016NMU Hosts UP200 Warming Tent
The Northern Michigan University Alumni Association will host a hospitality tent near the start gate of the UP200 sled dog race on Friday, Feb. 12. It will be open to the public from 6-9 p.m. on the corner of Washington and Fourth Street in the Upper Peninsula Health Plan (UPHP) parking lot.
- February 5, 2016Summer Job Fair Feb. 10
Northern Michigan University’s Career Services will host a Summer Job Fair on Wednesday, Feb. 10. The event is an opportunity for companies and organizations to hire for summer full-time positions, part-time jobs and internships. The 97 employers scheduled to participate will be the most ever represented at this event. NMU students and alumni are welcome to attend at no cost.
- February 5, 2016'Race and Class in America' Talk at NMU
An upcoming Black History Month presentation at Northern Michigan University will address “Race and Class in America: Why What Impacts African Americans Impacts All Americans.” Carter Wilson, head of NMU’s political science department, will give the talk from 5-6:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 12, in 2904 West Science Building. The public is invited.
- February 4, 2016Innovate Marquette and NMU Co-Sponsor Entrepreneurial Event
The Innovate Marquette SmartZone and Northern Michigan University are co-sponsoring “A Catalyst for Conversation: Driving Entrepreneurship in Northern Michigan” on Friday, Feb. 12. This entrepreneurial event will include a keynote address by Michigan Economic Development Corp. CEO Steve Arwood and a panel discussion featuring experts on startup bootstrapping and business venture scale-up.
- February 4, 2016Northern Nights Presents Jayme Stone's Lomax Project
The Northern Nights performing arts series at Northern Michigan University will present Jayme Stone’s Lomax Project on Thursday, Feb. 11. Focusing on songs collected by folklorist and recording pioneer Alan Lomax, this collaboration brings together award-winning banjoist and composer Stone and some of North America’s most distinctive roots musicians to revive, recycle and reimagine traditional music.