December 2021

NMU Board Meets Dec. 9-10

Dec. 8, 2021 —
The Northern Michigan University Board of Trustees will hold its next regularly scheduled meeting late this week. The business/formal session is scheduled for 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 10, in Ballroom I of the Northern Center. Committee meetings will be held late Thursday afternoon and earlier Friday morning. For the agenda and supporting materials, visit

NMU Senior Helps Fellow Veterans

Dec. 7, 2021 —
Jessie Selissen was in 10th grade when a service member from her hometown of Boyne City was killed during an insurgent attack overseas. She vividly recalls residents lining the streets in silent tribute during the funeral procession. Now Selissen is an Air Force veteran who will graduate Saturday with a degree in multimedia production. She recently put her military background and academic experience to work producing a podcast highlighting veterans and reputable nonprofits that assist them.