Wednesday Apr 16
Emmanuel Awuah tapped as COD Associate V.P. of Academic Affairs
College of DuPage has named Emmanuel B. Awuah as the new Associate Vice President of Academic Affairs.
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Tue Apr 15, 2014
The fourth Presidential candidate addresses Northern Michigan University
Dr. Cynthia Pemberton is currently the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at Dickinson State University in North Dakota.
Green Bay Press-Gazette
<![CDATA[MARQUETTE, Mich. - Northern Michigan University's theater program will present a production of "She Kills Monsters" by award-winning playwright Qui Nguyen, with performances on Wednesday and Saturday. Among the cast members is Mallory Olson of Loyal playing the part of Monster. WHITEWATER - Tiffany Tresemer, a junior theater major from Neillsville, performed in the recent University of Wisconsin-Whitewater DanceScapes event. MILWAUKEE - Two local residents are the recipients of Wisconsin Lutheran College scholarships: Ross Ewert of Medford received Wisconsin Lutheran College's Presidential Scholarship. Ewert, a member of the 2014 graduating class of Northland Lutheran High School, is the son of Richard and Kathy Ewert. Ellen Smith of Greenwood received Wisconsin Lutheran College's Discovery Grant. Smith, a member of the 2014 graduating class of Northland Lutheran High School, is the daughter of Richard and Julie Smith. EAU CLAIRE - Winners of the 57th annual Juried Student Art Show at the UW-Eau Claire have been announced. Among the recipients are Matt Zuelke, Stratford, receiving the Gretchen Grimm Art Education Scholarship; Daniella Painter, Neillsville, receiving the Edward Haugen "Ted" Leslie Memorial Scholarship; and Michelle Gervais, Athens, receiving both the Andrea Cecchini Memorial Art Scholarship and Gerald W. Newton Art Scholarship.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Jacobetti Complex prepares for Open House
The Jacobetti Complex on the campus of Northern Michigan University is setting up for their first ever open house.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Report: Ferris provost a finalist for Northern Michigan University president
Ferris State University Provost Fritz Erickson is one of four finalists to be the next president at Northern Michigan University, the Marquette Mining Journal reports .
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Former NMU Student President Charged with Embezzlement
A new president of the Associated Students of Northern Michigan University was elected this week and will take office on Tuesday.
The Detroit News
Ex-Northern Michigan student president is charged
Marquette -- The former student president at Northern Michigan University has been charged with embezzlement.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Finance and Commerce
Progress MN: Jeff Hamiel
Education: Doctorate in public administration, Hamline University; M.A., public administration, Northern Michigan University; B.A., geography, University of Minnesota, Duluth.
Former student president faces embezzlement charge
A former president of the Northern Michigan University student union is facing embezzlement charges in Marquette district and circuit court.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Students learn about the effects of smoking
"Tobacco advertising has targeted kids in the past. And they really want them to smoke, because they know if they don't get them by 19, hardly anybody over the age of 19 starts smoking," said Patrick Reynolds.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
The Detroit News
Ex-mental health director had a 'real heart for people with disabilities'
Don Kern spent years working in social services and community mental health programs, then continued advocating for those in need and tending to the disabled.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
NMU presidential candidates start interviews
Northern Michigan University welcomed the first candidate interviewing for the position of University President, Robert Ackerman.
How will a minimum wage increase impact Upper Michigan?
President Obama is pushing to raise the federal minimum wage to $10.10 an hour, saying it's to help working families at poverty level.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Iron County Reporter
DeRoche joins Reporter
Jerry DeRoche recently joined the Iron County Reporter staff as a news, features and sports reporter and writer.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Bringing Smartzone to Marquette
The Marquette City Commission took further steps to make Marquette a Smartzone city.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Brain Awareness Fair at WMU draws a curious crowd
The third floor atrium of Haenicke Hall on Western Michigan University 's campus was packed Saturday afternoon with folks who wanted to learn more about the brain.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
New Jamrich Hall about 80 percent complete
The new John X. Jamrich Hall at Northern Michigan University is inching closer and closer to completion for the fall semester.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Port Huron to get new charter school
A new charter school is opening Sept. 2 in Port Huron. East Shore Leadership Academy will take kindergarten through fifth-grade students, and will be housed in the former St. Joseph Catholic School, 1403 Seventh St., which closed in 2002.
Anchorage Daily News
U.S. Nationals 30k and 50k races
Mats Resaland of the University of New Mexico, right, ekes out 12th place ahead of Adam Martin of Northern Michigan University in the men's 50k classic race at the U.S. National Championships and Supertour Finals on Friday, March 28, 2014, at Hillside Park.
Green Bay Press-Gazette
Incumbent, challenger to square off in District 5
Mayor Justin Nickels' second four-year term as mayor will not end until April 2017.