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Students encouraged to make sustainable products with EcoReps

Amelia Kashian February 22, 2024

It can be easy to get caught up in wasteful habits, especially at stressful times during the year. Thursday, Feb. 22 EcoReps will be hosting a Sustainable Living Workshop at 5 p.m. in Jamrich 1311. Students...

POSE — Tschumperlin poses with two of his favorite Disney characters.

The Wildcat at Disney World

Katarina Rothhorn February 21, 2024

Luke Tschumperlin had only been on the job for two days when Jay Ward, the Chief Creative Officer of Franchise for Pixar Animation, sat down and looked into the lens of Tschumperlin’s camera. As Tschumperlin...

NO SNOW — Students who enjoy winter recreation activities like skiing have been unable to do much yet this winter after weeks of warmer weather.

Wildcats see a warm start to winter this year

Amelia Kashian February 16, 2024

A quick look around Marquette the past few weeks may quickly strike up questions about the weather — where are the mountains of snow that the U.P. typically expects, and how do people feel about it? Snow...

THE MOMENT — Drag star BoyJ basks in the crowd after their performance.

More than 500 people attend NMU drag show

Antonio Anderson February 14, 2024

Collective cheers enveloped a single idol, drowning out the playing music. People of all kinds reached out to touch them and give them money, all of them expressing love. This was NMU's 27th annual drag...

TREAT YOURSELF — Join NMU Wellbeing for a day of self-care activities. Photo courtesy of Angie Stebbins

Show yourself love this Valentine’s Day

Amelia Kashian February 14, 2024

Sadness is a somewhat common feeling when Valentine's Day rolls around, which can ruin the purpose of the holiday. Regardless of one's relationship status, NMU Wellbeing believes it is important to take...

ALL SET UP — Junior Ali Myers has her study materials spread out on a table on the second floor of Jamrich Hall. This is just one of the many study spots NMU students have been using since the start of the library renovations.

Students adapt to a campus without a library

Amelia Kashian February 8, 2024

Upon the closure of the Lydia M. Olson Library over winter break, there has been a widespread concern across campus: where will NMU students go to study without a library? The library had a culture that...

The NMU hospitality programs 2022 main event, the Gala of the Galaxies. Photo courtesy of the NMU Hospitality Program

A new beginning for the Hospitality Main Event

Antonio Anderson February 7, 2024

People were lined up out the door of the Jacobetti Complex on Saturday, April 16, 2022. At least 10 couples, dressed in space themes, waited to enter. When they passed through the curtained entrance, they...

TIME TO CELEBRATE —  Black Student Union to host a social, kicking off the start of Black History Month. Photo Courtesy of MarLanaysia Rosser.

Kick off Black History Month with hot chocolate and friends

Amelia Kashian February 1, 2024

"It's cold outside, so why not stay indoors with Black Student Union (BSU) and have some hot chocolate," MarLanaysia Rosser, president of BSU said. To celebrate Black History Month, Rosser and other...

Eli Saylor gives advice on how they won an  NMU english award.

Past participant gives advice on NMU’s English Awards contest

Antonio Anderson January 31, 2024

As English majors, some strive to earn money for their writing and recognition for its quality. Those are both obtainable if one were to win one of NMU's Annual Writing Contests. Though the contests are...

WATCH PARTY — The Northern Michigan College Democrats hosted a watch party for Gov. Whitmers State of the State address. The event was open to all NMU students and community members.

NMU College Democrats club hosts watch party

Antonio Anderson January 30, 2024

Watching politics can be hard for anyone, especially with the modern age provoking many to avoid politics and news altogether. Yet around 50 people gathered to do just that with the Northern Michigan College...

MANY OPTIONS — Students examine different table setups from various organizations around campus.

Students find involvement opportunities at winter student organization fair

Amelia Kashian January 27, 2024

Finding ways to get involved in the winter can be hard. It can be tempting to stay wrapped in blankets and sink into a warm bed rather than go out and discover something new. NMU hosts an annual winter...

Courtesy of Ali Deutsch

Special Events Committee to host a WinterFest open skate

Amelia Kashian January 25, 2024

Every year, the NMU Special Events Committee (SEC) hosts WinterFest, a series of events held at the start of the winter semester. The events are meant to boost morale and provide opportunities to socialize...

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