NMU Wildpups!

Thursday, Dec 2, 2021

Come meet the NMU Wildpups! If you miss your pup back at home, need a way to ease the anxieties, or just need a break, the Wildpups are here to help! All are welcome to enjoy time with these licensed therapy dogs. There are only three animal therapy sessions left this semester: Tuesday November 2, 2021 @ 6-8pm, Monday November 15, @ 12:30-2:30pm, and Monday December 6, 2021 @1pm-3pm

The last NMU Wildpups event this semester!

Wednesday, Dec 1, 2021

The last NMU Wildpups event will be on Monday, December 6 from 1pm-3pm in the library. Come take a break from studying for finals and visit the Wildpups! 

Personnel Changes November 2021

Wednesday, Dec 1, 2021

New Hires Melina Walenga (effective 11/9/2021) To: Principal Secretary (4B) Center for Student Enrichment   Angel Pohlman (effective 11/10/2021) To: Buildings & Grounds Attendant (1) in Plant Operations   Lauren Polick (effective 12/13/2021) To: LTE Support Supervisor (T3) in Technology Support Services

IRS Announces 2022 Retirement Plan Limits

Wednesday, Dec 1, 2021

The contribution limits for the voluntary 403(b) and/or 457(b) plans have increased from $19,500 to $20,500 in 2022; and the catch-up contribution limit for age 50 and over who participate in these plans remains unchanged at $6,500. 

TIAA December Live Webinars

Monday, Nov 29, 2021

TIAA has announced their December schedule of live webinars.  Keep your financial goals on track with these informative live sessions.  Topics include:  529 College Savings Plans, navigating debt consolidation and understanding mortgages, a woman's guide to saving and investing, estate planning basics, and more!  Please click on the

Winter Write-In

Monday, Nov 29, 2021

The NMU Writing Center invites you to stop by between 6:00pm and 9:00pm on Tuesday, November 30th, or Wednesday, December 1st, for a Winter Write-In! We will provide hot chocolate, snacks, and a space to work on those final papers. We are also offering a limited number of slots for tutoring sessions during those times.

Finals Week Hours at the Lydia M. Olson Library

Friday, Nov 26, 2021

Need a space for late-night studying? Stressed about perfecting your group project? The Lydia M. Olson Library is offering extended hours the weekend before finals and during finals week. The hours are as follows: Friday, 12/3: 7:30am-3am Saturday, 12/4: 9am-3am Sunday, 12/5: 9am-3am Monday, 12/6: 7:30am-3am Tuesday, 12/7: 7:30am-3am

Retirement Plan Information

Wednesday, Nov 24, 2021

The 403(b) retirement plan performance report for the third quarter of 2021 is now available for viewing.  The report includes industry updates, market commentary and review, plan investment review, and fund fact sheets.  Please visit MyNMU, Employee Services tab, and click on Retirement Plan Information.

Winter Write-In

Thursday, Nov 18, 2021

The NMU Writing Center invites you to stop by between 6:00pm and 9:00pm on Tuesday, November 30th, or Wednesday, December 1st, for a Winter Write-In! We will provide hot chocolate, snacks, and a space to work on those final papers. We are also offering a limited number of slots for tutoring sessions during those times.

Northern STAR Awards

Wednesday, Nov 17, 2021

The Northern STAR (Simple, Thoughtful Acts of Recognition) Award offers an opportunity to immediately thank and compliment an employee who contributes exemplary work and/or demonstrates a commitment to NMU's core values. Congratulations to our most recent recipients:

A 5-Part Series on External Funding

Tuesday, Nov 16, 2021

    These workshops will guide faculty members through the ins and outs of ap

IRS Announces 2022 Retirement Plan Limits

Tuesday, Nov 16, 2021

The contribution limits for the voluntary 403(b) and/or 457(b) plans have increased from $19,500 to $20,500 in 2022; and the catch-up contribution limit for age 50 and over who participate in these plans remains unchanged at $6,500. 

Grace Magnaghi Research Grant

Monday, Nov 15, 2021

Through November 15th, applications are being accepted for the Grace Magnaghi Research Grant. This grant supports research and scholarship with the Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives and the Lydia M. Olson Library. Monies are given in order to further scholarly research about the history and culture of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.

McNair Scholars - Apply Today

Monday, Nov 15, 2021

Domestic Violence Awareness and Wellness Event

Monday, Nov 15, 2021

On Monday, November 15th we will be hosting a Domestic Violence Awareness and Education Workshop event. There will be three sessions that will start at the top of each hour from 1 - 4 pm. The three sessions are: 1. Two Victim Advocates from Keweenaw Bay Indian Community providing resources and information about DV.

Domestic Violence Awareness and Wellness Event

Sunday, Nov 14, 2021

On Monday, November 15th we will be hosting a Domestic Violence Awareness and Education Workshop event. There will be three sessions that will start at the top of each hour from 1 - 4 pm. The three sessions are: 1. Two Victim Advocates from Keweenaw Bay Indian Community providing resources and information about DV.

Domestic Violence Awareness and Wellness Event

Saturday, Nov 13, 2021

On Monday, November 15th we will be hosting a Domestic Violence Awareness and Education Workshop event. There will be three sessions that will start at the top of each hour from 1 - 4 pm. The three sessions are: 1. Two Victim Advocates from Keweenaw Bay Indian Community providing resources and information about DV.

Domestic Violence Awareness and Wellness Event

Friday, Nov 12, 2021

On Monday, November 15th we will be hosting a Domestic Violence Awareness and Education Workshop event. There will be three sessions that will start at the top of each hour from 1 - 4 pm. The three sessions are: 1. Two Victim Advocates from Keweenaw Bay Indian Community providing resources and information about DV.

Domestic Violence Awareness and Wellness Event

Thursday, Nov 11, 2021

On Monday, November 15th we will be hosting a Domestic Violence Awareness and Education Workshop event. There will be three sessions that will start at the top of each hour from 1 - 4 pm. The three sessions are: 1. Two Victim Advocates from Keweenaw Bay Indian Community providing resources and information about DV.