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The North Wind

Picture of apples from Barrons apple orchard

Fall festivities to enjoy in the U.P.

Peter Smedley October 19, 2020

As snow threatens to fall in upper Michigan and students begin to prepare for the final month of the semester, it is important to find time to escape and enjoy the beauty of autumn. The U.P. is home to...

College degree less valuable without ample experience

Vito Giannola April 25, 2013

Today, going to college is a necessity for most high-school graduates. As the number of enrolled students increases, the value of a bachelor’s degree isn’t worth what it once was. The university...

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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