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The North Wind

Summer employment still possible for college students

Amber Snyder April 22, 2010

Despite a struggling national economy, some job opportunities still exist for those students who haven’t found summer employment. Steve LaFond, the assistant director of Career Services, said that President...

Business competition challenges students

Amber Snyder April 1, 2010

NMU will host a competition which will feature several students presenting business proposals as they compete for a variety of cash prizes. The New Business Venture Competition, which is open to the...

Food fair focuses on local farming

Amber Snyder March 25, 2010

The local co-op and two student organizations are hosting a fair this week to educate NMU students about farming in the U.P. The Local Food and Farm Fair will be held Wednesday, March 31, at 7 p.m....

Alum succeeds in hatching art business

Amber Snyder March 18, 2010

NMU alumnus and Hermansville, Mich. native Michele Dugree always knew she wanted to be an entrepreneur but didn’t know how to make it happen. Since graduating from NMU in 2006 with a degree in art and...

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