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Review: Ferrell and Hart come together in ‘Get Hard’

Floyd Smith III April 9, 2015

At first, I was skeptical. Although Ferrell and Hart are arguably the two funniest men alive, I thought it might be hard to make a film with such a small plot enjoyable. A corrupt millionaire, James King,...

Take a chance with entrepreneurs

Floyd Smith III April 2, 2015

NMU will provide essential and intriguing aspects of today’s business world at its Celebration of Entrepreneurship Conference Thursday, April 2. The conference, which includes 16 different workshops,...

Visiting professor talks diversity

Floyd Smith III March 26, 2015

Dr. David Pilgrim, vice president for diversity and inclusion at Ferris State University and founder of the Jim Crow Museum, spoke on campus Tuesday, March 24, about whether our American society is post-racial....

NMU reauthorizes charter contract with North Star Academy

Floyd Smith III February 26, 2015

NMU reauthorized its charter with local Marquette school, North Star Academy on Tuesday Feb. 10. The K-12 small learning community is a tuition-free public school that was chartered in 1997 by NMU. Charter...

In Marquette, not everything is black and white

Floyd Smith III February 5, 2015

I was nervous when I first arrived at Northern Michigan University. As I was driving into town with my family, my dad started a hilarious game that was basically Where’s Waldo but with black people....

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