Students Host Annual Chili Challenge


NMU’s hospitality management program hosts an annual Memorial Chili Challenge during the winter semester at the Jacobetti Complex Commons. The event is scheduled for Tuesday, March 25 from 3 to 5:30 p.m.  Proceeds benefit a selected charity such as the Beacon House. 

Services Offered by NMU Students and Faculty

Hair salon

Student cooks

Table setting

Cosmetology Salon Culinary Cafe Chez Nous

News and Information

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Air Products Women in Gases and Welding Scholarship

This annual $2500 award is presented to a female pursuing a two- or four-year degree in a welding or engineering discipline.  The recipient must be a U.S. citizen, a fulltime student, and have at least a 2.5 overall GPA.  The application deadline is February 15, 2014.  Information about this and other welding scholarships can be found at

Automotive Service Technology Lab Upgrades

New tools and equipment in the Automotive Services Technology labs give students the opportunity to practice techniques used in today's shops.  Power-washed floors and freshly painted walls provide the ideal setting for the upgraded resources. 

NMU Alumni Feature

Joe Ebertsh, a 2009 NMU Construction Management graduate, currently is working for Michels Corporation out of Brownsville, Wis. as its project manager. He recently had an article published in Engineering News Record magazine about its latest project experience in Alaska working on the Eva Creek Wind Farm. To read  more on his project, click here.

Hospitality Management Student Assistant

Schedule: Arranged with supervisors
Minimum Qualifications

  • Excellent Proofreading Skills
  • Organized and Reliable

Salary:  $8.15/hr.
Employment Date:  September, 2014

Applicants should forward a résumé and contact information to:

Chris Kibit, Hospitality Management
Technology & Occupational Sciences
Northern Michigan University
1401 Presque Isle Avenue
Marquette, MI  49855-5396
Phone:  906.227.1544
Fax: 906.227.1549

Submit by:  September 12, 2014

Auto Tech Showcase

NMU's Welding Program

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The Technology and Occupational Sciences Department now offers a welding certificate, a fast-paced, two-semester program that allows for a quick classroom to workforce transition.

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Academic Program Videos

Welding Student Being InterviewedStudents talk about their experiences and opportunities within the majors of Technology and Occupational Sciences.

Aviation Maintenance Technology 

Building Technology 

Construction Management 

Electrical Line Technician 

Hospitality Management 


Highlighting Students


At the Department of Technology and Occupational Sciences, student successes don't go unnoticed.

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