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On Friday, September 29, 2023, Northern Michigan University's 17th president, Brock Tessman, was formally invested with the rank during a ceremony. The event provided an opportunity for the campus and community to welcome new leadership and celebrate successes early in Tessman's tenure that signal Northern is on an upward trajectory.
- Campus Email: Statement on Israel/Hamas Conflict | October 11, 2023
- Presidential Investiture Speech | Sept. 29, 2023
- Press Release: Dr. Tessman Named NMU President - Northern Today | Sept. 29, 2022
- "On the Record with NMU's New President" - Northern Today | Sept. 29, 2023
- Announcement - New Leadership Alignment | April 17, 2023
- Campus Email: Finlandia - NMU Announcement | March 2, 2023
- Campus Email: MSU Shooting | Feb. 14, 2023
- "NMU's New 'Horizon-Minded' President" - Northern Magazine | Fall 2022
Media coverage of President Tessman
- Interview on Media Meet | Sept. 30, 2023
- The Ryan Report | Sept. 17, 2023
- Third Degree | Sept. 8, 2023
- Mining Journal Op-Ed: Wildcat Athletics Well Represent NMU | March 17, 2023
- Interview on Media Meet | March 4, 2023