University Forum -- Upcoming Construction on Campus

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Northern Center

Northern Michigan administrators will discuss the impact of the upcoming Harden Hall and science lab expansion construction projects on walking, parking, and driving in the center of campus. They will also go over accessibility of elevators, stairways, and door entrances. Construction trailers will roll onto campus and construction fencing will go up in early March. These projects will continue until Fall 2025.

This event is free and open to the public.  All NMU students, faculty, and staff, as well as Marquette community members, are encouraged to attend.


Wednesday, Feb 14, 2024

Start Time:  3:00 pm

Event Place

Northern Center

Room

Ballrooms I & II

Event Status

Scheduled

Primary Contact

Office of the President

Contact Phone Number

906-227-2242

Contact Email

NMUPres@nmu.edu

Event Type

Summer Employment Fair

Summer Employment Fair - February 21

Northern Center

The Summer Employment Fair is an opportunity for companies and organizations to discuss summer jobs, internships, and part-time jobs with students.  There is no cost for students and alumni to attend this event. 


Wednesday, Feb 21, 2024

Start Time:  1:00 pm
End Time:  4:00 pm

Event Place

Northern Center

Room

Ballrooms

Event Status

Scheduled

Department

Primary Contact

Career Services

Contact Phone Number

906-227-2800

Contact Email

careers@nmu.edu

New Winter 2024 Course Information Session: Food System Comparisons, Rural vs Urban

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Northern Center

HM/HN 495 is a Special Topics course that will cover Food System Comparisons, Rural vs Urban. This new course will take place during the last half of the winter 2024 semester. If you are interested in this course, please attend the information session on December 2, 2023, at 8 PM in room 2214 of the Northern Center. 

HM/HN 495 Special Topics: Food System Comparisons, Rural vs Urban

  • The last half of the winter 2024 semester
  • Mondays: 6-7:40 p.m.
  • Travel to California May 5-14
  • 4 credits General Education
  • Social Responsibility in a Diverse World

Contact:  Lanae Joubert, ljoubert@nmu.edu


Saturday, Dec 2, 2023

Start Time:  8:00 pm
End Time:  9:00 pm

Event Place

Northern Center

Room

2214

Event Status

Scheduled

Primary Contact

Lanae Joubert

Contact Phone Number

906-227-2137

Contact Email

ljoubert@nmu.edu

Event Type

Noah Richardson ft. Iridescence Concert

Noah Richardson

Northern Center

Enjoy a fun night before finals week with upcoming artist from Philadelphia, Noah Richardson, and Marquette's own, Iridescence.


Thursday, Nov 30, 2023

Start Time:  7:30 pm
End Time:  10:00 pm

Event Place

Northern Center

Room

Grand Ballroom

Address

1401 Presque Isle Ave, Marquette, MI 49855

Event Status

Scheduled

Event Website

Group

Northern Arts and Entertainment

Primary Contact

Northern Arts and Entertainment

Contact Email

naeofnmu@gmail.com

Ticket Cost

Free for NMU Students, $10 General Public

Sonderegger23 - Perspectives on 1820 and Beyond

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Northern Center

For the 23rd year in a row, Northern Michigan University will present its annual Sonderegger Symposium on campus. Sponsored by a donation from the Sonderegger family, the Beaumier U.P. Heritage Center and Center for U.P. Studies, the symposium will take place on Friday, November 10 from 8 a.m. to 5 pm. Sessions will be held in the Northern Center ballrooms and a lunch will be provided. Admission is free and open to the public.

You can view the schedule of the presentations and the event here.

The theme of this year’s symposium is “Perspectives on 1820 and Beyond.” All of the sessions will be related to the Beaumier Center’s current exhibit, “Claiming Michigan: the 1820 Expedition of Lewis Cass.” The sessions will not only discuss the expedition and the peoples involved in the journey but also look at the long-term impacts of the expedition on the formation of the State of Michigan and the United States. 

This year’s keynote address will be given by Bryan Newland, the Assistant Secretary of the Interior for Indian Affairs. Newland is a citizen of the Bay Mills Indian Community (Ojibwe), where he recently completed his tenure as Tribal President. Prior to that, Bryan served as Chief Judge of the Bay Mills Tribal Court. From 2009 to 2012, he served as a Counselor and Policy Advisor to the Assistant Secretary of the Interior – Indian Affairs. He is a graduate of Michigan State University and the Michigan State University College of Law. 

 


Friday, Nov 10, 2023

Start Time:  8:00 am
End Time:  5:00 pm

Event Place

Northern Center

Room

Ballrooms

Address

1401 Presque Isle Ave

Event Status

Scheduled

Primary Contact

Daniel Truckey

Contact Phone Number

9062273212

Contact Email

heritage@nmu.edu

Ticket Cost

Free

USDA Forest Service - Recruitment Event

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Northern Center

The Forest Service is hosting an in-person recruitment event for Wildland Firefighter positions. Come learn about the fire crews, their duties, and positions. Our goal is to match local candidates with local positions. Wildland Firefighter positions will be posted on USAJOBS.gov. 

In addition to Wildland Fire positions, other job opportunities include: 
•Engineering 
•Student Trainee Engineering / Architecture 
•Forestry / Timber / Silviculture 
•Administrative Support 
•Reality Specialist 

There will be specialists available to speak to some of these other job opportunities as well as Wildland Fire. For additional info visit: www.fs.usda.gov/main/r9/jobs


Friday, Oct 27, 2023

Start Time:  9:00 am
End Time:  5:00 pm

Event Place

Northern Center

Room

Peninsula Room 1

Event Status

Scheduled

Department

Primary Contact

Career Services

Contact Phone Number

906-227-2800

Contact Email

careers@nmu.edu

Event Type

McNair Research Symposium

McNair Research Symposium

Northern Center

Please attend the McNair Research Symposium. These research projects started at the beginning of the Summer 2023 semester and vary in design and project lengths. Many of these research projects are ongoing and involve cross-departmental support. Come support our scholars!


Friday, Oct 13, 2023

Start Time:  3:00 pm
End Time:  5:30 pm

Event Place

Northern Center

Room

Founders Room

Event Status

Scheduled

Primary Contact

McNair Scholars Program

Contact Email

mcnair@nmu.edu

Event Type

Ticket Cost

$0

Endia Beal Workshop

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Northern Center

Endia Beal’s Artistic Introspective Workshop offers an innovative, engaging, and relatable approach to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DE&I) training. Her two-hour sessions are designed around the fundamental idea that diversity enhances creativity and leads to unfettered discoveries. Sign-up is required. Space is limited.

Prerequisite - To attend the workshop, participants must also attend Beal’s Keynote Talk on Monday, October 16, 2023, at 6:30 pm.

Please sign up via the link below. 

This program was made possible by a Michigan Art and Culture Council grant.

Once the workshop reaches 35 people, you will be added to a waitlist.


Wednesday, Oct 18, 2023

Start Time:  3:00 pm

Event Place

Northern Center

Room

Peninsula 5

Event Status

Scheduled

Primary Contact

Emily Lanctot

Contact Email

elanctot@nmu.edu

Ticket Link

Fall Semester Job Fair

Fall Semester Job Fair - Wednesday, October 25, 2023, 1-4 p.m.

Northern Center

This year marks the 56th Annual Fall Semester Job Fair!  This is an opportunity for employers to share information about a wide range of career possibilities with NMU students. Employers are also welcome to recruit for full-time or part-time positions, internships, and summer staff.  There is no cost for students or alumni to attend this fair.  

Remember to dress for success and have your resume ready!

Win a prize!  Students/alumni who register in Handshake and also check in at the job fair will be placed into a drawing.  Ten winners will be selected and notified the day after the fair. 

There will be an opportunity to get a professional headshot taken at the fair! 

Click here for information on preparing for in-person fairs.  Please contact NMU Career Services if you have any questions. 


Wednesday, Oct 25, 2023

Start Time:  1:00 pm
End Time:  4:00 pm

Event Place

Northern Center

Room

Ballrooms

Event Status

Scheduled

Department

Primary Contact

Career Services

Contact Phone Number

906-227-2800

Contact Email

careers@nmu.edu

Inclusive & Engaging: Using student NSSE Data to Inform DEIB Efforts

Writing Our Own Story: Inclusive and Engaging: Using Student NSSE Data to Inform DEIB Efforts with Jason Nicholas

Northern Center

NMU participates in the National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE) every two years including a topical set of questions on inclusiveness and engagement with diversity.  NMU's Institutional Effectiveness team will present on how this information is used and share findings from the most recent data collection cycle.


Monday, Mar 20, 2023

Start Time:  10:00 am
End Time:  10:50 am

Event Place

Northern Center

Room

Peninsula I

Address

1404 Presque Isle

Event Status

Scheduled

Primary Contact

Stefani Vargas

Contact Email

skrause@nmu.edu

Event Type

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