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Satire—Swim and dive welcomes expert new teammate

Ryan McChesney March 11, 2021

The swim team here at Northern Michigan University has always had a lot of depth to its roster. A big factor in that state of affairs has always been the team’s ability to snag top recruits from around...


Satire—Vaccine side effect cures Karen’s desire to speak to the manager

Ryan McChesney March 1, 2021

We are quickly approaching the one year anniversary of COVID-19 and finally, we are seeing vaccines roll out state-wide, both Pfizer and Moderna vaccines are reaching folks all across the state. Students...


Satire—Students leave Zoom mics on, spark return to in-person classes

Ryan McChesney February 19, 2021

Mischief is afoot this winter semester as the pandemic continues. During COVID-19, restaurants close, re-open, close, re-open just to close again, then re-open, just to close yet again and then re-open...

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UP Regional Blood Center hosts campus blood drive

Ryan McChesney October 13, 2020

The UP Regional Blood Center will be hosting a blood drive on NMU’s campus.  The blood drive will run from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 14 outside of Jamrich Hall. Any and all blood types...

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