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NEW BOARD TRUSTEES - Three new trustees joined the NMU board in February, and met with the other trustees during a retreat Feb. 16 and 17, 2023. The next Board of Trustees meetings are scheduled for May 4 and 5, 2023 in the Northern Center.

New members of the Board of Trustees begin term

Ryley Wilcox March 3, 2023

Three new NMU Board of Trustees members were appointed by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in February. All the new trustees are Upper Peninsula natives and NMU alumni, who hold at least one degree from the university. The...

Letter to the Editor — NMU must do more for student mental health

Letter to the Editor — NMU must do more for student mental health

November 17, 2022

Several weeks ago, Northern Michigan University’s Board of Trustees announced the appointment of Brock Tessman, deputy commissioner of higher education for the Montana State University system, as NMU’s...

Photo courtesy to NMU Academic Affairs

Kerri Schuiling appointed interim president

Dreyma Beronja and Ayanna Allen, News Editor and Staff Writer October 1, 2021
On Oct. 1 during the Board of Trustees formal meeting, Kerri Schuiling was appointed as interim president for NMU.
Katarina Rothhorn/NW

FROZEN PAY—NMU community members gathered on April 15 to rally from Jamrich to Cohodas Hall. This demonstration was a response to NMU’s administrative decision on April 6 to halt financial negotiations until after the Board of Trustee meetings that take place at the end of the month.

Professors rally for raise after freeze in negotiations

Katarina Rothhorn April 16, 2021
NMU community rallied together on April 15 in response to NMU's administrative decision to halt financial negotiations until the end of the month.
A picture of the ASNMU office located at room 1203 in the University Center.

ASNMU hears resolutions on internal bylaws, BOT appointment

Justin Van't Hof February 18, 2021
MEETING TIME — ASNMU held its weekly meeting in where they gave updates to current initiatives and heard new proposals. The group continues to work hard ensuring that concerns of students are addressed.
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NMU Board of Trustees meeting approves new scholarships, addresses COVID-19

Ashley Beronja November 20, 2020

The NMU Board of Trustees met on Nov. 12 to discuss several topics on the matter of scholarships and grants as well as COVID-19 on campus. On the agenda were conversations about the new transfer and U.P....

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