The President's Parent Partnership

 

 

Parent Partnership Newsletter

Family at Graduation
 
Welcome to the NMU Parent Partnership. Both you and Northern have made a significant investment in your son or daughter's future, and that is why we know you will want to stay up-to-date with all the happenings at NMU. Through the NMU Parent Partnership newsletter, you will be told about activities on campus, deadlines your NMU student should be aware of, changes in university policies or processes, and trends in higher education both at the state and national level. You will also learn about the creative and exciting learning, research and discovery taking place every day at Northern.
 
Weekly News Blog: NMU Today
 
2021-22 NMU Parent Partnership Newsletters
October 4, 2021 - Message from Interim President Kerri Schuiling
October 1, 2021 - NMU Board of Trustees Appoints Schuiling as Interim President
September 24, 2021 - NMU Board of Trustees: Termination of President Erickson
September 22, 2021 - Interview with NMU Medical Director, Dr. Chris Kirkpatrick
September 14, 2021 - Update: Self-Monitoring Survey
September 8, 2021 - General COVID Update
August 26, 2021 - Clarification statements regarding negotiations
August 23, 2021 - Change in Mask Protocol, effective Tuesday, Aug. 24
August 23, 2021 - First day of fall classes
August 17, 2021 -- It's move-in week; semester set to begin
August 6, 2021 - Move-in Week Details; Sign up for Passport to Campus
August 4, 2021 - NMU Revises Mask Mandate
July 29, 2021 - Update on Pandemic Protocols
July 22, 2021 -  Federal Stimulus Grant - Student Action Required
July 21, 2021 - Lessons Learned from COVID-19
July 13, 2021 - Extended Deadline for Dining Credit Thank You
 
2020-21 NMU Parent Partnership Newsletters
June 28, 2021 - NMU Board of Trustees Sets Tuition and Fees
June 22, 2021 - MIOSHA announcement
June 21, 2021 - State changes
June 16, 2021 - Pop-up Vaccination Clinic
June 11, 2021 - Friday Giveaways
June 9, 2021 - June update
May 24, 2021 - Details on Dining Credit
May 18, 2021 - MIOSHA aligns with MDHHS on no masks for those vaccinated
May 17, 2021 - Masks must stay on until MIOSHA changes made
May 13, 2021 - CDC says vaccinated means no mask, social distancing
May 10, 2021 - CDC Change: Travel restriction lifted for vaccinated individuals
April 26, 2021 - Graduation photo opportunities
April 23 2021 - COVID-19 cases increasing
April 13, 2021 - NMU vaccination clinics postponed
April 9, 2021 - How students can sign up for vaccination clinics
April 9, 2021 -- NMU to hold student vaccination clinics
April 5, 2021 -- Testing and vaccinations
April 1, 2021 -- COVID-related grants available to students; Deadline April 12
March 23, 2021 -- NMU to have wellness day March 31
March 19, 2021 -- In support of Asian/APIDA individuals and communities
March 17, 2021 -- UK variant confirmed in U.P.
March 12, 2021 -- MCHD opens pre-registration to all
March 10, 2021 -- One year with COVID-19
March 3, 2021 - Slight uptick in COVID positive cases
February 23, 2021 -- Remembering the 500,000 lost to COVID
February 16, 2021 - Celebrate low COVID-19 numbers
January 26, 2021 - NMU Creates COVID-19 Info Phone Line
January 20, 2021 -- Mass Screening Begins
January 18, 2021 -- Welcome Back; Winter Semester Begins
January 12, 2021 -- COVID-19 Testing; Donor-funded Scholarships
January 6, 2021 -- REMINDER: Sign up for COVID-19 testing
December 31, 2020 -- Happy News Year & a few reminders
December 29, 2020 -- Sign-up link for COVID-19 testing
Decemeber 9, 2020 -- Email to Student from Dean of Students: We're Here for You
December 7, 2020 -- Looking Ahead to Winter 2021
November 15, 2020 -- NMU to Go Remote Wednesday (Nov. 18)
November 13, 2020 -- Student Sequester; Working for Remotely
November 11, 2020 -- MDHHS Message to College Students
November 4, 2020 -- PEIF Rec Center Closed; Testing Registration Open
November 3, 2020 -- Rumor Patrol
October 30, 2020 -- Rising COVID Cases
October 22, 2020 -- Visitor Restrictions for Campus thru Nov. 6
October 13, 2020 -- Assistance Available to Navigate COVID-19 Anxiety
October 8, 2020 -- Flu Shot Clinics Begin
October 5, 2020 -- Tightening Some Pandemic Procedures
October 3, 2020 -- Michigan Supreme Court Decision
October 2, 2020 -- Governor's Executive Order
September 30, 2020 -- Questions Answered
September 25, 2020 -- Homecoming
September 18, 2020 -- Winter semester dates approved
September 15, 2020 -- Update: COVID-19 Testing Options
September 9, 2020 -- Update: Surveillance testing; Mask reminders
September 3, 2020 -- 3 Concerns
September 2, 2020 -- Labor Day Weekend
August 24, 2020 - Face-to-face instruction returns
August 20, 2020 -- Test results arriving from lab; return to face-to-face instruction Monday
August 18, 2020 -- Withdrawal deadline extended
August 17, 2020 -- 2 Possible Exposure Sites, Dining Services, Fall Fest
August 15, 2020 -- Delay Start of Fall Semester by a Day; Remote Instruction 1st Week
August 14, 2020 -- No Face Shields; Testing Registration
August 12, 2020 -- Convocation; No Bandanas
August 11, 2020 -- Water Safety
August 6, 2020 -- Understanding NMU's Pandemic Rules
July 30, 2020 -- Governor's Executive Order
July 23, 2020 -- Passport to Campus, COVID-19 Testing Event
July 14, 2020 -- NMU's Mask Requirement
July 10, 2020 -- Social distancing in the classroom
July 1, 2020 -- NMU Board Sets Tuition
 
2020 NMU Parent Partnership Newsletters
June 1, 2020 --  President: Solidarity for Systemic Equity
May 19, 2020 -- NMU Changes Start/End Dates for Fall Semester
May 9, 2020 -- COVID-related Grant Funding Available to NMU Students
April 24, 2020 -- President: Governor Extends "Stay at Home" Order
April 24, 2020 - Letter from NMU Housig on move-out dates and procedures
April 23, 2020 -- NMU offers Credit/No Credit Grade Option and Suspends Online Fee for Summer Courses
April 17, 2020 -- Letter from Jeff Korpi with housing move-out dates and procedures
April 10, 2020  - COVID Update
March 24, 2020 - Letter to Students - First COVID Case, Housing/Dining Refund
March 18, 2020 - Remote Instruction to Continue Through End of Semester
March 14, 2020 - COVID Update
March 11, 2020 - COVID Update
March 3, 2020 - COVID Update

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