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New degree program for sustainable business practices

New degree program for sustainable business practices

Sophia Huhta , Contributing Writer August 31, 2021

NMU College of Business kicked off the fall semester Monday with the launch of their newest bachelor’s degree program in sustainable business and enterprise creation. The new major has three different...

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Investment strategies for students

Peter Smedley October 28, 2020

The stereotypical college life often consists of parties, horrifically early classes and swimming pools worth of energy drinks to finish assignments. A college student attends a university for their future,...

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NMU alumni and owner of the Bodega shares experience

Peter Smedley October 22, 2020

Marquette is a hub for business in the U.P. It is a place where many graduates of NMU choose to start their business. The amount of NMU alumni business owners in Marquette is actually quite surprising....

GRAND PLANS—A model of the planned BotEco Center was created by the NMU art department to aid in the project’s completion.

Revamping the Ore Dock

Akasha Khalsa November 14, 2019

Plans for the Ore Dock, a relic of Marquette’s mining past, to be transformed into the BotEco Center, a new tourist attraction featuring a full botanical garden and event space, are being aided by students...


Business dean appointed

Akasha Khalsa October 17, 2019

As of September, Carol Johnson has been appointed the new Dean for the college of business after acting in an interim capacity in the position for a year beforehand. She said she has several plans for...

Students learn about business

Adele Herman October 25, 2012

The NMU College of Business will sponsor the seventh annual New Business Ventures Competition in which students will create business plans for new entrepreneurship ideas. The competition is open to...

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