News for NMU Employees


Kia Richmond (English) presented “Stretching Our Cores to Meet the Standards: Reading and Writing across the Curriculum” at Kingsford High School. The four-hour professional development workshop for all teachers was designed to help prepare them to teach reading and writing across the curriculum in alignment with the Common Core State Standards. 

Greg Warchol (Criminal Justice) presented at the Midwest Criminal Justice Conference in Chicago the results of a survey research project on the opinions of NMU faculty on allowing students with concealed carry handgun permits to carry firearms on campus as a means of deterrence and self defense (see related story in this issue).