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Archives to hold racial justice discussion

Akasha Khalsa February 18, 2021

The NMU Archives, headed by university archivist Marcus Robyns, is set to hold a virtual discussion on the topic of “Critical Information Literacy: Consciousness Raising and Social Justice in the Archives”....

Poster for NMUs virtual MLK Day celebration. Pictured in the poster is MLK Jr. in his famed Walk to Freedom in Detroit.

Annual MLK Day celebration held virtually

Ashley Beronja January 19, 2021

On this year’s annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Northern Michigan University switched to a safer approach for remembering the late King in relation to the current pandemic. Instead of marching around...

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Editorial: We seek diverse voices

NW Staff September 3, 2020

This newspaper is created by students, for students. The North Wind has the responsibility of broadcasting information, news and opinions to the broad, diverse campus community.  Particularly in...

A window into two years of diversity efforts, part two of a three-part series: Diversity Student Alliance back on campus

Jamie Glenn January 25, 2018

The Diversity Student Alliance was created to allow student leaders to gather from various groups on campus to collaborate, discuss and promote diversity and inclusion across NMU. Chief Officer of...

BSU prepares for upcoming talk on race-related issues

BSU prepares for upcoming talk on race-related issues

Leeza Long-Cash October 19, 2017

The Black Student Union (BSU) will kick off its “Let’s Talk About It” event, that’s open to both NMU students and the Marquette community, to further spread the message of diversity at 7 p.m. on...

UNITED conference tackles diversity issues

Melissa Young September 20, 2012

NMU will host its seventh annual Uniting Neighbors in the Experience of Diversity (UNITED) conference from Monday, Sept. 24 through Thursday, Sept. 27. The conference allows students to listen to speakers...

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