Sonderegger Symposium

Magnaghi, Sonderegger, Anderton

Marion Sonderegger (center) pictured with Dr. Russell Magnaghi, Director of the Center for U.P. Studies, and former director Dr. John Anderton of the NMU Geography Department at the Eighth Annual Sonderegger Symposium on October 2.

The Center for U.P. Studies brings a sense of history to Yooper culture during its annual Sonderegger Symposium. This year's Sonderegger Symposium was is going to be held on Friday, Sept. 12 in the Mead Auditorium. Please visit the schedule for information on presentations throughout the day. 

There will also be a special presentation by Professor Gabe Logan on labor sport union athletic clubs in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. This presentation will take place at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 11 in the Erie Room of the University Center. 

Last year's theme was "water," and videos of the presentations can be watched on the NMU Mediasite.

The Sonderegger Symposium is hosted with financial support from the Sonderegger family.