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The North Wind

The North Wind

The North Wind

Yik Yak creates new mobile sounding board

Jessica Lewandowski October 30, 2014

What happens when you create an app that allows anyone to anonymously post whatever they want, within the limitations of 200 characters, and then unleash that app among college students? Yik Yak. This...

Apple Inc.’s fruit falling far from the tree

Jessica Lewandowski October 1, 2014

Apple has released the newest iOS system, creatively named iOS 8, and the newest iPhone models. I don’t know about everyone else, but I have very mixed feelings on the “newest and most cutting-edge”...

Branding campaign exaggerates NMU

Jessica Lewandowski September 3, 2014

Northern Michigan University; Northern, Naturally. Or Northern Michigan University; Fearless Minds? Put a gun to my head and I couldn’t tell you what our school motto is anymore. With all of this re-branding...

Guest Column: Experience NMU

Jessica Lewandowski August 28, 2014

College can be scary the first year. Yes, you’re going to sleep through at least one class. Yes, you’re going to get lost on the way to class before you learn all the shortcuts around campus and yes...

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