2017 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 »


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 »


Keeping Up With the Drones: Challenges and Opportunities for the U.S. - USAF Major General (ret.) Marke “Hoot” Gibson, Senior Advisor on UAS Integration, FAA, speaks. NMC's Unmanned Aerial Systems program will be featured.  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 »


Kids' Free Fishing Day - NMC's Great Lakes Campus hosts the eleventh annual Kids' Free Fishing Day.  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 »


12th Annual Mike McIntosh Memorial Car and Truck Show - Show off your wheels or come to admire.  More »


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


Lobdell's opens for lunch - Make your reservation for NMC's student-run teaching restaurant by calling (231)995-3120.  More »


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


Step Out of The Box - Sarah Zuidema will guide participants through applying different models and approaches to ethical dilemmas from a micro, mezzo and macro perspective. Please RSVP. Sponsored by Grand Valley State University  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 »


Public Viewing Night - Stargaze at Rogers Observatory from 9-11 p.m. $2/person or $5/family.  More »


Fall Transfer Fair - Over 20 university representatives will be on campus to talk about their programs and the transfer process. 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Health & Science Building and West Hall lobbies.  More »


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


Make the World a Better Place - Grand Valley State is hosting an Application Workshop for their next MSW cohort. Pursue your passion with a top-ranked Master of Social Work program from GVSU. Please RSVP.  More »


Meeting America's Global Education Challenge - Why our kids need passports and should use them! International Affairs Forum lecture, 6 p.m., Milliken Auditorium.   More »


Ferris State Open House at NMC - Complete your entire Ferris bachelor's degree right here in Traverse City. Join FSU at their open house to learn how to take the next step and receive a free t-shirt.  More »


NMC Concert Band - 7:30 p.m., Milliken Auditorium. Tickets available through MyNorth Tickets or at the door.  More »


Western Michigan Freshwater Info Session - Learn about this one-of-a-kind interdisciplinary degree and the unique career paths this program has to offer. Session will be at 5 p.m. at the NMC Great Lakes Campus.   More »


NMC Grand Traverse Chorale and Chamber Singers - Join the NMC Choirs as they present “A Serenade to Music." 7:30 p.m., Milliken Auditorium. Tickets available at MyNorth Tickets or at the door.  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 »


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


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


Russia 2018: Putin's last act? - John R. Beyrle, U.S. Ambassador to Russia, 2008-2012, speaks at the International Affairs Forum lecture series, 6 p.m., Milliken Auditorium.  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 »


Public Viewing Night - Stargaze at Rogers Observatory from 9-11 p.m. $2/person or $5/family.  More »


Spring Arbor at NMC - Spring Arbor University will have a display table in the lobby at the NMC Health and Science Building from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.   More »

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