Center for Economic Education and Entrepreneurship
About the Center
The NMU-CEEE provides a variety of services, programs and resources including K-12 educator training programs, professional development workshops, graduate courses and more. Look for a our programs in this website and in our Facebook page.
The NMU-CEEE is the recipient of the 2012 Albert Beekhuis Center of Excellence Award from the National Council for Economic Education.
Successful 2018 Financial Literacy Activities
The NMU-CEEE organized the GeoCache for College Cash for NMU students awarding B&N Bookstore gift cards to the top three students. Also, promoted a similar competition among high school students in the region. Finally, the center organized a poster contest on financial literacy for elementary and middle school students in the U.P. The pictures of the finalists and winners were included in a 2018-2019 calendar. Download your copy here.
NEW 2016 Community and Economic Profiles for Michigan’s Upper Peninsula”
This directory lists county data for each of the fifteen counties of the U.P. It showcases the major exporters, the major employers, the educational opportunities, and the cultural and recreational opportunities of each county. See latest issue. We would appreciate if you complete this survey.
2018 Economics Challenge and Personal Finance Challenge
Register your high school teams to compete in these prestigious national competitions. Those who qualified for the State Finals in March will receive support to attend the competition downstate. For more information and registration click HERE for the Economics Challenge, and HERE for the Personal Finance Challenge.
Recent "Your Wealth" Lectures (February 13, 2018)
“HEADWINDS IN HIGHER EDUCATION: WHAT’S HAPPENING TO TUITION PRICES, UNIVERSITY FINANCES, AND WHY IT MATTERS”
Scott Beaulier, NMU Economics Alumnus, Dean of the College of Business at North Dakota State University
Click HERE to watch the lecture.