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Ethel G. Carey was the dean of women at NMU for over 30 years. She had a reputation for strict expectations but is remembered fondly by many.

Honoring influential women from Northern’s history – Ethel Carey, Judi Bailey

Olivia Apa, Features Writer March 8, 2022

As March is Women’s History Month, it is an appropriate time to honor historically influential women at NMU whose names are not frequently mentioned.  Northern has developed to what it is today...

Maude VanAntwerp was one of NMUs influential English teachers in the mid 1900s. The Hunt-VanAnterwerp residence halls are named after her legacy.

The influential women NMU residence halls are named after

Olivia Apa, Features Writer February 21, 2022

Correction: This article has been updated on March 6, 2021 to more accurately represent the historical documents found regarding Grace A. Spalding. As we approach the month of March, and consequently...

Women deserve continued recognition

Women deserve continued recognition

North Wind Staff March 13, 2019

Against a backdrop of the #MeToo movement, the third Women’s March and a record number of women in Congress, this year’s Women’s History Month is more significant than ever. As we approach...

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