Office Staff

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Emilee Rowe

Emilee Rowe

Principal Secretary

orient@nmu.edu 906-227-1707
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Margaret

Margaret Walker

Orientation Program Assistant

orient@nmu.edu 906-227-1707
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Olivia Bagley

Orientation Program Assistant

orient@nmu.edu 906-227-1707

Summer 2021 Orientation Staff

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Andrew

Andrew Olson

Assistant Director

Hometown:

Tomahawk, Wisconsin

Degrees:
  • B.S. in Biochemistry from Northern Michigan University
  • M.B.A. from Northern Michigan University

Andrew loves working with students and pushing them to be the best that they can be.  In his free time, Andrew enjoys playing board games, hiking by the lake, and making puns.

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Cal

Cal Evoniuk

Assistant Director

Hometown:

Belfield, North Dakota

Degrees:
  • B.S. in Sociology and Women & Gender Studies from North Dakota State University
  • M.S. in Counseling from Minnesota State University-Mankato

When Cal isn’t around the hall, he can usually be found exploring the beach, reading, or playing music.

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Aster

Aster Bechek

Senior

Hometown:

Kalamazoo, Michigan

Major:

Fisheries & Wildlife Management & Theatre

Aster has been involved in multiple theatre productions here, including The Full Monty and Significant Other and is a current member of the Hip Hop Dance Crew.  After graduation, they hope to pursue a graduate studies and continue to help the advancement of conservation and wildlife issues through the entertainment industry.

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Emilia

Emilia Nelson

Junior

Hometown:

Cadillac, Michigan

Major:

Psychology and Communications Studies

Emilia is a Resident Advisor in Magers Hall, and also works in the Academic and Career Advising Center.  She served as the personnel manager of the NMU Wildcat Marching Band.  In her free time, she enjoys adventuring, biking, longboarding, making music, and hanging out with friends.

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Gwen

Gwendolyn Feamster

Junior

Hometown:

Linden, Michigan

Major:

Political Science and Philosophy

Gwen will be a Resident Advisor in Hunt Hall and is involved with several organizations on campus including SLFP and ASNMU.  In her free time, she loves watching sunsets at Presque Isle, drinking good chai tea, and baking for friends.

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Daniel

Daniel Shovels

Junior

Hometown:

Clinton, Michigan

Major:

Secondary Education with concentrations in Mathematics and Chemistry

Daniel is a tutor and a proud member of Campus Cinema and Superior Edge.  After graduation, he hopes to teach mathematics or chemistry at the high school level.  In his free time, Daniel enjoys running, golfing, and taking care of his houseplants.

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Autumn

Autumn Post

Junior

Hometown:

Allendale, Michigan

Major:

Public Relations

Autumn is a Resident Adviser in Magers Hall, a fellow in the Student Leader Fellowship program, a member of Superior Edge, and a Jump Start Team Leader at the Student Equity and Engagement Center.

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Faith

Faith King

Senior

Hometown:

Pound, Wisconsin

Major:

Social Media Design Management

Faith has worked as a Library Marketing Assistant and Resident Adviser in Van Antwerp Hall.  An avid runner, Faith can often be found on Marquette’s lakeshore paths and cross-country trails.  After she graduates, Faith hopes to road-trip to national parks across the country.

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Luke

Luke Tschumperlin

Junior

Hometown:

Beaver Dam, Wisconsin

Major:

Art and Design with a concentration in Digital Cinema

After he graduates, Luke hopes to fulfill his dream of working for the Walt Disney Company as a video producer of filmmaker.  Luke’s hobbies include photography, biking, and traveling.

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Jessica

Jessica Ruffins

Junior

Hometown:

Detroit, Michigan

Major:

Art and Design with a concentration in Photography

Jessica is a peer minister at her campus ministry center, and the secretary photographer for ASL.  After she graduates, Jessica hopes to spend two years doing outreach on a college campus.  Jessica enjoys reading, going to the beach, jumping off blackrocks, and being the loudest one at hockey games.

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Pat

Patrick Myers

Senior

Hometown:

Lake Linden, Michigan

Major:

Mobile and Web App Development and Art and Design

Patrick is the Resident Advisor of Second Floor, Cedar West, Venture House.  After he graduates, Patrick is looking to do humanitarian work in the peace corps.

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Kristi

Kristi Kruczynski

Senior

Hometown:

Howell, Michigan

Major:

Elementary Education with a focus in Mathematics

Kristi is a resident advisor in Hunt Hall, a member of Superior Edge, on the NMU Sailing Team, and a part of the staff and student development team for NMU Housing. After graduating, Kristi hopes to teach elementary students in Alaska. You can find her hiking, watching a sunset, rollerblading, fishing, skiing, playing hockey, or at a bonfire.