2017 News Releases


Academic World Quest - Teams from ten area high schools match wits on international affairs topics. Noon, Hagerty Center.   More »


Outstanding Alumni nominations now open - Recognize alumni for their achievements and leadership professionally and in the local or global community.  More »


Taste of Success - Sip, sample and support culinary students at this annual strolling dinner fundraiser. Tickets on sale now.   More »


NMC Career Fair - 4-5:30 p.m., Hagerty Center. Alumni networking reception to follow, 5:30-7 p.m., Lobdell's.   More »


Get your capes ready to make a difference - Third annual Big Little Hero race to be run on main campus.  More »


Turkey at the Crossroads - International Affairs Forum lecture features Lawrence Mandel, U.S. deputy chief of mission in Turkey, 2014-16. 6 p.m., Milliken Auditorium.  More »


Great Lakes Maritime Academy hosts open ship - Tour the training ship State of Michigan, 12-3 p.m.  More »


2017 Commencement - More than 250 graduates to walk in 2 p.m. ceremonies at Traverse City Central High School.  More »


IAF May 18: Cybersecurity in a World Where Everything Can be Hacked - International Affairs Forum lecture features Sam Visner, a leader with 35 years of experience in both the private sector and government. 6 p.m., Milliken Auditorium.  More »


Spring performances - NMC Canticum Novum wraps up a month of music and dance performances at the Dennos Museum.  More »

NMC Trustee Marilyn Gordon Dresser Resigns - The Board of Trustees from Northwestern Michigan College (NMC) is beginning the process of replacing Trustee Marilyn Gordon Dresser after she resigned from her position late last week.  More »


Journalism in a Facts-Optional World - Longtime combat correspondent Dexter Filkins wraps up the 2016-17 International Affairs Forum series.  More »


Where Great Powers Meet: America and China in Asia - IAF Global hot spot event, 6 p.m., Hagerty Center.  More »


NMC celebrates new student housing opening - Ribbon cutting and public tours for new North Hall.  More »


Stargaze at Rogers Observatory - Public viewing night hosted from 9-11 p.m. $2 per person or $5 per family.  More »


Nuclear insecurity - IAF co-chair Jack Segal replaces scheduled speaker Alfredo Corchado due to Mexico City earthquake.   More »


Michigan's first lady to speak at NMC run against violence - Michigan’s first lady, Sue Snyder, will be the keynote speaker at the Northwestern Michigan College Walk, Run, Empower 5K.  More »


Walk, Run, Empower 5K Run/Walk Returns Sept. 30 - NMC Student Life, in partnership with the NMC student group Voices, hosts a 5K Run/Walk to both raise awareness and help end sexual violence.  More »


Aviation open house - 1:30-4:30 p.m., Parsons-Stulen Building  More »


Election Day - The atrium of the Health & Science Building on main campus will serve as polling place for Traverse City Precinct 9.   More »


Almost Sunrise - Free screening of documentary about two veterans trying to heal from the wounds of their service. 7 p.m., Milliken Auditorium.  More »


Veterans Day tribute - Events for enrolled and employed veterans   More »


STEM Exploration Day - Donate to student food drive and check out tech programs, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.  More »


Sign up for Academic WorldQuest - High school teams need four members and an adviser to compete.  More »