2015 News Releases


Non-profits invited to submit design projects - VisComm students will complete selected pro-bono projects in spring semester. Apply by Jan. 1.  More »


Start the new year with a stargazing session - 9-11 p.m., Rogers Observatory.  More »


Veterans creative writing workshop - Monthly workshop held 10 a.m.-Noon, Scholars Hall, Room 103  More »


Slamming Stereotypes with Kinetic Affect - Join the Kalamazoo duo for this evening of spoken word poetry. Part of the community-wide Embrace the Dream celebration. Free admission.  More »


Cuba: Time for Change? - Elaine Diaz Rodriguez, Cuban blogger, journalist and professor, presents at 6 p.m. in Milliken Auditorium.  More »


Veterans creative writing workshop - Monthly workshop held 10 a.m.-Noon, Scholars Hall, Room 101  More »


Academic World Quest competition - 17 high school teams compete in second annual international affairs competition, noon, Hagerty Center.  More »


Tasters' Guild Auction - Tickets on sale now for this annual benefit for Great Lakes Culinary Institute students.  More »


Career Fair - Students and the public invited to ninth annual event, 3:30-5:30 p.m. at the Hagerty Center.  More »


Spring Transfer Fair - Meet with representatives from more than 30 colleges and universities. 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Welcome Center and West Hall.  More »


The geopolitics of energy: Winners and losers - Dr. Mary Karol Cline of Longview Global Advisors addresses the topic of global energy markets at 6 p.m. in Milliken Auditorium.  More »


Graduation Fair - Support and information for students planning to graduate this year. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. in the West Hall Lower Level.  More »


Jobs for Vets - Hiring fair for veterans is from 12-3 p.m. at the Hagerty Center.   More »


Keeping Kids Safe - Preventing child abuse and neglect is the topic of this Your Health lecture, presented by MSU, Munson and NMC. Free, 9 a.m., Milliken Auditorium.  More »


Special Board of Trustees committee meeting - To review and discuss trustee vacancy appointment process. 8:30 a.m., President's office, Tanis Building.  More »


WMU-Counseling Info Session - Find out more about Western's Master of Arts in Counselor Education. Session is from 5:30-7 p.m. in UC 214. Please RSVP.  More »


Applicants invited for Board of Trustees vacancy - Submit letter of interest and qualifications by 5 p.m. April 10.  More »


Calling all Superheroes! - Students organize 1 mile, 5K and 10K fun run to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters.  More »


GLMA Captain's Dinner - Tickets on sale now for second annual fundraiser for cadet organizations. Two seatings, plus tour of T/S State of Michigan.  More »


Captain's dinner and ship tour - Gourmet pasta dinner benefits Maritime cadet groups.  More »


Auto & Diesel Career Fair - Third annual event set for 4-7 p.m., Parsons-Stulen Building, Aero Park campus.  More »


The New Arabs: How the Millennial Generation is Changing the Middle East - University of Michigan professor Juan Cole speaks at the next International Affairs Forum, 6 p.m. in Milliken Auditorium.  More »


Sweet Earth Arts & Music Festival - Fourth annual event celebrates Earth Day.  More »


Everyone Has a Story 2 - Public reading, 2 p.m., Inside Out Gallery.  More »


Ferris Students Host Fundraiser - Social work students from FSU will host a fundraiser for the TCHS Community Learning Center on Sunday, April 19, at the City Opera House. The event runs from 5-7:30 p.m.  More »


NMC Concert Band ends season with a "Bang" - Featuring the 1812 Overture, Music Man, Sousa marches and other classics of band literature. 7:30 p.m., Milliken Auditorium.  More »


WMU-Freshwater Information Session - Speak with program faculty and WMU staff about this exciting program. Session begins at 10:30 a.m. at the Great Lakes campus Please RSVP.  More »


VisComm students present recap of Cuba trip - Videos and photos from spring break in Cuba. 10:30 a.m., Bijou by the Bay Theatre.   More »


GVSU-MSW Celebration - Join fellow social work alumni at the Hagerty Center for the 20th Anniversary Celebration of the Master of Social Work Program in Traverse City. The event is from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.(noon). Please RSVP.  More »


NMC Commencement - 2 p.m., Traverse City Central High School.  More »


FSU Commencement Celebration - Congratulations to our Ferris State University graduates  More »


NMC Barbecue - Join your neighbors on main campus for the 60th annual community picnic under the pines.  More »


Great Lakes water level fluctuations - What does the future hold? - First of three public community stakeholder meetings, 2-5 p.m., Hagerty Center.  More »


The Next Africa: An emerging continent becomes a global powerhouse - Traverse City native Jake Bright will change the way you think about Africa.  More »


NMC Children's Choir auditions - Students entering kindergarten through ninth grade invited to join for 2015-16 season.  More »


Is a free press dangerous? - Former Detroit News editor and current Traverse City resident Bob Giles discusses the role of a free press in a digital age. 6 p.m., Milliken Auditorium.  More »


GVSU-Physician Assistant Information Session - Grand Valley State University will hold an information session regarding the Master of Physician Assistant Studies program. Faculty and academic advisors will be available to answer any questions you have about the GVSU PAS program. The location has been moved to UC 215/217. Please RSVP.  More »


FSU New Student Orientation - Student orientation from 4:30p to 7:30p in room UC 209 for new students admitted to the Ferris State Traverse City location at 2200 Dendrinos Drive.   More »

Big win for NMC Scholarship Open - Golfer wins new Mercedes with hole-in-one and event raises record amount for students.  More »

Canticum Novum to hold auditions in mid August - Experienced singers of college-age or older are invited to audition for Canticum Novum, a new choral ensemble.  More »


Pre-med students eligible for MSU College of Human Medicine’s Early Assurance ‘pipeline’ - Northwestern Michigan College pre-med students are now eligible for MSU College of Human Medicine’s Early Assurance Program ‘pipeline.’  More »


Golfers, sponsors wanted for NMC Scholarship Open - Tournament benefiting merit scholarships will be played at the Grand Traverse Resort.  More »


GVSU Traverse City Alumni Club at Beach Bums - The Grand Valley Traverse City Alumni Club will be hosting an evening at the ballpark with the Traverse City Beach Bums. Please RSVP by August 6.  More »


Welcome Weekend set for August 28-30, 2015 - NMC will host a series of free events to welcome students back to campus including a movie, ice cream social, beach barbecue and bowling.  More »


10th Annual Mike McIntosh Memorial Truck and Car Show - Show off your wheels or come to admire.  More »


Water Insecurity: Reporting on a Global Crisis - Circle of Blue co-founder and Traverse City native J. Carl Ganter kicks off the 2015-16 IAF lecture series.  More »


NMC University Center's 20th Anniversary Celebration - Join the partners, staff, and guests of the University Center as we proudly celebrate twenty years.   More »


Your Health Lecture: Facts and Misperceptions about Vaccines and Immunizations - Dean Sienko, MD, MS, of Michigan State University's College of Human Medicine, presents this free lecture in partnership with Munson Medical Center and NMC.  More »


WMU College Visit - Representatives from Western Michigan University will be at the NMC Welcome Center, 1701 East Front Street, Health & Science Building, from 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.  More »


Manufacturing Day offers career exploration opportunity - 600 students to tour 24 regional manufacturers  More »


Ferris State University Open House - Held at the NMC Health & Science Atrium from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Free t-shirt and snacks. Please RSVP.  More »


Skilled Trades equipment open house - $2.7 million in new program equipment unveiled. 5:30-8 p.m., Parsons-Stulen building  More »


Transfer Fair - Meet more than 30 college and university representatives in the Health & Science Building and West Hall.  More »


The Syrian Refugee Crisis: A First-Hand View - How does the world cope with the 11 million Syrians displaced since 2011?  More »


GVSU Physician Assistant Information Session - Faculty and staff will be present to answer questions about the PA Program at GVSU, the PA profession, and to give tours of the facility. Please RSVP.  More »


Grand Valley State University Open House - Join GVSU representatives at NMC's West Hall from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. for all things GVSU related. There will be give-a-ways, games and more.  More »


Choral Invitational - Fourth annual event brings 250 high school singers to campus. Free informance, 6 p.m., Milliken Auditorium.  More »


Western Michigan CECP Info Session - Find out more about the WMU Master of Arts in Counselor Education program. Event meets from 5:30-7:00 p.m. at 2200 Dendrinos Drive,TC, Room UC 216. Please R.S.V.P.  More »


Great Lakes ~ Great Chefs dinner Nov. 6 - Five-course dinner features alumni and other top guest chefs.  More »


Ferris State University Open House - Come and talk to our friendly counselors about the degrees offered at Ferris State in Traverse City. Free T-shirts and snacks.  More »


Mariners Memorial Service - Annual memorial service begins at noon in the Great Lakes Campus harborside courtyard.  More »


GirlTECH - Fifteenth annual event encourages high school girls to consider non-traditional careers.  More »


Pottery sale - to benefit ceramics program. 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Fine Arts Building.  More »


Ferris State University MSW Info Night - Meet the staff at Ferris State and discover what a masters degree in Social Work can do for you! Please RSVP.  More »


Western Michigan Freshwater Info Session - Attend the Freshwater Science and Sustainability information session to speak with program faculty and WMU staff about this exciting program. Please RSVP  More »


Grand Valley MSW Info Session - Come join GVSU staff and learn about the Social Work program right here in Traverse City. Please RSVP.  More »


Diplomacy in an Election Year: What’s at Stake? - America’s legendary diplomat, former Ambassador Thomas R. Pickering, speaks at 6 p.m. in Milliken Auditorium.  More »


Paying for college - Last regional financial aid information session is set for 6 p.m. in Milliken Auditorium on NMC's main campus.  More »


Davenport University Book Buy Back - Stop by the Davenport office for their Book Buy Back. It's a great way to get a little extra cash for the holidays!  More »

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