Via the American Association of Community Colleges we extend this invitation to take part in a National Moment of Silence in honor of the victims of the shooting at Umpqua Community College. Here’s the invitation from Dr. Walter Bumphus, president and CEO at AACC:
Dear Community College Colleagues,
We ask that your college participate in a National Moment of Silence in honor of the victims of the shooting at Umpqua Community College. Please join us this Thursday, October 8, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. (PT)/2:00 p.m. (ET) in observing a moment of silence.
As a show of solidarity and support for our friends and colleagues who are working tirelessly to pick up the pieces on the UCC campus, please use the #IamUCC hashtag and share your support via social media. Please encourage your students, staff, and faculty to participate in these efforts and let’s show Umpqua that we all stand with them as they begin the process of healing their campus community. (more…)
Telephone Operations will be updating the voice mail system on Friday October 9, 2015 beginning at 5:00 p.m. The voice mail system and any lines answered by automated messages will be down for approximately 1 hour. (more…)
The Global Literature Reading Group will meet on Friday, November 20, from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the West Hall Conference Room. This semester’s book is Telex from Cuba, by Rachel Kushner. It chronicles the last days of the American ex-pats living in Cuba on the eve of Castro ‘s revolution in the 1950s. Copies of the book are available for the subsidized price of $5.00 from Tina Ulrich in the library (995-1063 or firstname.lastname@example.org.) (more…)
The Dennos Museum Center at Northwestern Michigan College in collaboration with Interlochen Center for the Arts will present Barbara Furtuna & Constantinople on Wednesday, October 28, 2015 at 7:30 PM in the Milliken Auditorium of the Dennos Museum Center. Tickets for the concert are $30 in advance ($27 for museum members) and $35 at the door. Call the Milliken Auditorium Box office at 231-995-1553 or MyNorthTickets: 800-836-0717 for tickets or purchase on line at www.dennosmuseum.org or http://tickets.interlochen.org/pas.
Witness two outstanding ensembles combine their talents for one powerful evening of music. Listen to the groups here and here.
Food Literacy encompasses the ideas of the community and access to good food, understanding where our food comes from, and the health of the people and environments as it relates to food. Express your Food Literacy with a story, poem, journalistic article, film, photograph, illustration, or design for the NMC Magazine. Deadline for submissions is October 26. (more…)
NMC faculty, staff and students can now use one of two online templates (first option shown to the right, Hawk Owl variation also available) to quickly create an email signature with contact information, the NMC logo and links to NMC’s main social media channels. Email signatures are automatically added to outgoing email messages and to email message responses. To see and copy the email signature template, and to learn more about customizing it, click here.
Note that not everyone will be able to view your email signature depending on their email program and settings. The Public Relations department is not able to troubleshoot issues with email signatures. (more…)
Did you miss TEDxTraverseCity or would you like to experience highlights from this year’s event? If this sounds like you, by all means, join us for the first TEDxTraverseCity Salon event of 2015. The event will take place Friday, October 16 and runs 9 a.m.-noon at the State Theater. Reserve your free ticket here. Join the conversation! (more…)
Recruiting materials and swag will be available within the next week in the Admissions Office. Quantities are limited.
In addition, we created a Materials Request Form for staff/faculty that would like materials for Recruiting events. Quantities are limited.
The Admissions Front Desk will be able to assist you with your request!
-NMC Admissions team (more…)
The 2015 College Night, a MACRAO sanctioned event, is brought to you by the Traverse Bay Area Intermediate School District and Northwestern Michigan College. It will take place Tuesday, October 13 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the Hagerty Center (715 East Front St . Traverse City.) High school students throughout the region have the opportunity to meet with representatives from more than 50 colleges, universities and military branches and learn about financial aid opportunities and scholarships.
Questions? Contact Scott Herzberg at (231) 995-2526, Josh Jacobson (231) 995-1051, or Cathy Meyer (231) 633-4710 (more…)
The Public Relations, Marketing & Communications department would like to remind everyone of the form for submitting promotional requests to their department. (more…)
Please join us in welcoming these new additions to our NMC staff! (more…)
Kudos to the following people and departments! (more…)
Are you looking for career opportunities? Find it here! jobs.nmc.edu. Current openings include:
Dennos Museum Operations Manager
President’s Office Administrative Coordinator
Supplemental Banquet Server
Supplemental Banquet Bartender
Nurse – Student Health Services (more…)
Would you like to show your NMC pride? Looking for some free NMC decoration to add to your office? The Public Relations and Marketing Department is now taking orders for the following FREE items…see below for details on picking up/having your items delivered.
The following employees are celebrating an anniversary soon. Please join us in congratulating them! (more…)
Dear NMC Community,
I am writing to you this morning with a heavy heart after the tragic shooting Thursday at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon. An event of this kind is always unsettling, but occurring as it did on a community college campus makes it hit closer to home for us at NMC. (more…)
Fall is a great time of year to get outside and enjoy our local parks and hiking trails. The crowds have dissipated, the temperature is just right and the leaves are turning gold and bronze. A relaxing stroll through a peaceful park or trail settles the mind and body. Besides, hiking is a fun, healthy, and affordable. The Grand Traverse Hiking Club is offering a 100 mile challenge which can be completed over weeks or months. Visit them at www.northcountrytrail.org/gtr/ to find out more information. You can also learn about group hikes, the North Country Trail including printable trail brochures and general hiking facts. (more…)