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Yah 51st state, eh?

Yah 51st state, eh?

Akasha Khalsa October 17, 2019

The Beaumier U.P. Heritage Center (BUPHC) unveiled their new public exhibit on Oct. 11, displaying a historical reference to the U.P.’s effort to separation from the lower peninsula.  “The...

Yoopsplaining threatens shared state identity

Yoopsplaining threatens shared state identity

Tim Eggert April 12, 2018

In my two years at NMU, I’ve heard a diversity of skepticism from students toward the weather. Some expressions are ironically cynical, like “if the sun never sets at the north pole, how come it never...

Chili Challenge benefits Beacon House

Analicia Honkanen March 21, 2014

Friday, March 21 - Marquette, MI - The Culinary Students of Northern Michigan University are hosting their annual Memorial Chili Challenge at the Jacobetti Complex Commons this Tuesday, March 24 from...

Kindness in community noticed

Shaina James January 31, 2013

From living in the Upper Peninsula for almost four years, I have learned a few things about the people of this region. One: they are very proud to be “Yoopers,” and two: they are some of the friendliest...

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