Center for Upper Peninsula Studies
The Center for Upper Peninsula Studies seeks to document the region’s past and present. It serves as a collective memory of the residents and institutions in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. The Center is also a liaison among the U.P. communities and Northern Michigan University, which nurtures partnerships that advocate and reflect the region’s culture and society.
Upper CountryUpper Country is a journal of the Lake Superior region, published by Northern Michigan University's Center for Upper Peninsula Studies. Read current and past Upper Country publications here.
Come celebrate the Upper Peninsula’s history, life, and culture at the XVIIth, Sonderegger Symposium. Nine scholars will present aspects of their work on Friday September 8, 2017, at Norther Michigan University. The conference is free of charge and includes lunch. It will take place from 8:30 A.M. through 3:30 P.M. at the University Center. Hosted by NMU’s Center for Upper Peninsula Studies and the generous support of the Sonderegger family.