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Students prepare for U.P. winter weather

Adele Herman November 29, 2012

As snow blankets a great portion of the Midwest, students need to be prepared to stay safe through another long winter. For students who are new to U.P. winters, knowing how to prepare for the cold...

Websites affect employment

Adele Herman November 29, 2012

For students entering the job market, their social media identity and Internet presence is of importance to future employers. “There is no question your social media profile will be viewed by a potential...

Campus offers help with stress

Adele Herman November 8, 2012

As the end of the semester approaches, students feeling overwhelmed from course work have options to help lower their stress. NMU Counseling and Consultation Services and the Academic and Career Advisement...

Students learn about business

Adele Herman October 25, 2012

The NMU College of Business will sponsor the seventh annual New Business Ventures Competition in which students will create business plans for new entrepreneurship ideas. The competition is open to...

NMU Fraternity pushes for a good cause

Adele Herman October 11, 2012

The Tau Kappa Epsilon Fraternity at NMU pushed a bathtub from Sault Ste. Marie to Marquette to raise money for the Marquette Police Department K9 Unit. The tub push began just outside of Sault Ste....

Learn your study abroad options

Adele Herman September 20, 2012

A Study Abroad Coffee Chat will be held by the International Programs Office at NMU for students to get an introduction to the process of selecting a study abroad program. The chat, from 3 to 5 p.m....

Workshop offers résumé assistance

Adele Herman September 13, 2012

NMU Career Services will be holding a résumé workshop for students on Monday, Sept. 17 at 4 p.m. in Room 2303 Hedgcock. The workshop will cover résumé writing techniques, common mistakes to avoid,...

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