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On campus winter bike storage available to students during harsh winter

Alexis Stalker November 9, 2020

As a university, the student body is made up of people from all over, not just northern Michigan natives. One of the most shocking things for some is how harsh the winter can get. Marquette has already...

TUNING UP—NMU bikers gather on the Academic Mall this fall to get their bikes checked out by caring experts and tune up their wheels. This day-long event is part of NMU’s bike week, an initiative focused on promoting sustainable transportation in Marquette.

NMU receives bike-friendliness award

Mary McDonough October 30, 2019

Outdoor recreation at NMU is a staple recruiting tool, and it’s one factor gaining national recognition. NMU was recognized as a Bronze-level Bike Friendly University on Tuesday, Oct. 17 by the...

Club Cycling team looks forward to summer

Cody Boyer April 4, 2013

While other NMU teams are opening up the spring athletic season in courts and fields, the NMU club cycling team has been practicing on the road as they prepare for their own season. The cycling club...

Bicycle safety important throughout semester

Kaitlyn Doane September 20, 2012

Whether you live on or off campus, it is important to know proper riding etiquette on the roads for the safety of drivers, pedestrians and cyclists. The weather is still warm and many students are taking...

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