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Editorial: If Snyder speaks, not all may listen

North Wind Staff November 9, 2017

An invitation to speak at NMU’s May commencement was recently extended to Gov. Rick Snyder. This decision has sparked outrage amongst students and faculty. During Snyder’s term he appointed emergency...

North Wind staff picks favorite holiday flicks

NW Staff December 6, 2012

The Christmas spirit can be a polarizing subject – some people can’t get enough of the holiday jingles and television specials, and some can’t shut them off fast enough. Regardless, they keep...

Organizations educate students

NW Staff December 6, 2012

Saturday, Dec. 1, was World AIDS Day, and thanks to the efforts of the Health Promotions Office, OUTlook, Latino Student Union and Black Student Union, students were provided with a myriad of opportunities...

ASNMU needs to serve students

NW Staff November 29, 2012

Since ASNMU passed the Articles of Impeachment, little has been achieved within the organization. Members of the general assembly have resigned because of ASNMU’s gridlock: vice president Kelsey...

Say ‘thanks’ NMU, extend our break

NW Staff November 15, 2012

Thanksgiving Break is just around the corner—a time when professors, staff and students will join their families for a home-cooked meal, some long-sought-after family bonding and a break from the rigors...

College key issue in election

NW Staff September 20, 2012

Higher education is a defining issue in both the Romney and Obama campaign. While students form their opinions and finalize their decisions about whom they will vote for, it is important to know where...

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