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Amelia Kashian
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Being passionate is one of the best parts of being human, and I am glad that writing has helped me recognize that. I have been writing stories since I was a little girl, and over...

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The North Wind is an independent student publication serving the Northern Michigan University community. It is partially funded by the Student Activity Fee. The North Wind digital paper is published daily during the fall and winter semesters except on university holidays and during exam weeks. The North Wind Board of Directors is composed of representatives of the student body, faculty, administration and area media.

TIMES ARE CHANGING — FAFSA announced changes to its filing system in February.
Editorial — The "better" FAFSA
North Wind Editorial Board February 27, 2024

ASNMU results are IN!

Here are the ASNMU general election results.

Hobie Webster – 836
Kash Dhanapal – 581
Neal Glatt – 394
Brian Lantto – 32

Vice President
Jaclyn Calamaro – 989
Keith Voorheis – 797

Kalli Thurgood – 202

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Amy Hickey – 288
Holly Kasberger – 180
Nick Hinrichsen – 175
Chris ‘Vito’ Chlystek – 136
Brittany Broad – 109
Tom Wynsma – 74

Laura Smith – 142
Jeff Thomas – 108

College of Arts & Sciences Representative
Mallory Mahoney – 375
Josh Corbat – 291
Laura Schmidt – 231
Stephen Baumler – 196

College of Professional Studies Representative
Mary Raymond – 263
Dani Dumke – 196

College of Graduate Studies Representative
Christina Merrill – 49

Down-Campus Representative
Jason Morgan – 517

Proposed $5.76 increase to Student Activity Fee (SAF) for Collegiate Readership Program
No – 972
Yes – 858

Proposed 56 cent increase to SAF for Radio X
Yes – 1145
No – 696

Proposed 5 cent increase to SAF for THe North Wind
Yes – 1334
No – 500

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