September 2021

NMU Board Meeting Thursday-Friday

Sep. 29, 2021 —
The next regularly scheduled meeting of the NMU Board of Trustees will be held Thursday and Friday, Sept. 30-Oct. 1. The formal/business session begins at 10:15 a.m. in Ballroom II of the Northern Center. The meeting will also be live streamed at For a full schedule and supporting materials, visit 

Police Academy Info Meeting in Ironwood

Sep. 28, 2021 —
The Northern Michigan University Regional Police Academy will host an informational meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 20, at Gogebic Community College. The meeting will start at 5 p.m. CST in the Solin Business Center room B-12 and last about 45 minutes. It is for those interested in attending NMU's Regional Police Academy, a 16-week session that begins in May and concludes in August.  

Alumnus Explores Environmental Justice in Erdrich's Fiction

Sep. 28, 2021 —
Northern Michigan University alumnus Kyle Bladow ('07 BA, '09 MA) will present "Environmental Justice in Louise Erdrich's Speculative Fiction" as the inaugural speaker for the Department of English's new Visiting Scholar Series. His talk is scheduled for 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 12, in room Peninsula I of the Northern Center. It is open to the public.