Possible COVID-19 exposures on main, Great Lakes campuses Sept. 20-24

TRAVERSE CITY — NMC has learned two students who had recently been on the main and Great Lakes campuses have tested positive for COVID-19.

Dates, times and locations of possible exposure include:

Case 1:

  • Tuesday, Sept. 21: 4:15–6:15 p.m. Great Lakes 101
  • Wednesday, Sept. 22: 10:15 a.m.–12:15 p.m. Scholars Hall 104
    • 12:30–1 p.m. West Hall Innovation Center (for lunch)
    • 2:30–7:30 p.m. Great Lakes 103 and 254
  • Thursday, Sept. 23: Noon–1 p.m. West Hall (for lunch)
  • Friday, Sept. 24: 11:30 a.m.–12:15 p.m. West Hall (printer area)
    • 12:30–2:30 p.m. West Hall 106/107

Case 2

  • Monday, Sept 20: 10:15 a.m.–12:15 p.m. Scholars Hall 101
  • Wednesday, Sept 22: 10:15 a.m.–12:15 p.m. Scholars Hall 101
  • Thursday, Sept 23: 7:30–11:30 a.m. Great Lakes 251/252

Any individuals who were in that area during that time are asked to self-monitor for COVID-19 symptoms for 14 days following the potential exposure. Close contacts (see definition) will be informed directly. Close contacts who are unvaccinated should quarantine for 10 days after potential exposure. Close contacts who are fully vaccinated should monitor for symptoms for 14 days and test 3-5 days after potential exposure.

Staying safe and limiting the spread of COVID-19 on NMC’s campuses is a shared responsibility.

NMC’s commitment:

  • Safety protocols include mandatory masks indoors on all campuses. Comprehensive information at nmc.edu/covid-19.
  • Work with county health departments to monitor the spread of COVID-19.
  • Communication with you about cases on our campuses. You can also check the Cases on Campus Dashboard for additional information.

Student /employee responsibilities:

  • Any student who believes they may be positive for COVID-19 should contact NMC’s Health Services at (231) 995-1255.
  • Any employee who believes they may be positive for COVID-19 should contact Human Resources at (231) 995-1350.
  • Students and employees who may have been exposed to someone with COVID-19 should follow these guidelines. If you have questions you can call Health Services or Human Resources.
  • Take advantage of free, safe, COVID-19 vaccines now widely available for those ages 12 and up. To find a vaccine near you, please visit nmc.edu/vaccines. Vaccinated NMC students are also eligible for a drawing with prizes including free tuition and housing.
  • Testing is available at NMC’s Health Services by appointment and at other local agencies. Find a list of local testing sites here.

Release date: SEPTEMBER 27, 2021

For more information:

Diana Fairbanks
Associate Vice President of Public Relations, Marketing and Communications
dfairbanks@nmc.edu
(231) 995-1019

 

NON-DISCRIMINATION POLICY NOTICE

Northwestern Michigan College is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, disability, genetic information, height, weight, marital status or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions. nmc.edu/non-discrimination

Possible COVID-19 exposure on main campus Sept. 22

TRAVERSE CITY — NMC has learned a student who had recently been on main campus has tested positive for COVID-19. NMC Health Services believes the risk is low for widespread exposure from this case.

Dates, times and locations of possible exposure include:

  • Sept. 22, 3–5 p.m., Scholars Hall 104

Any individuals who were in that area during that time are asked to self-monitor for COVID-19 symptoms for 14 days following the potential exposure. Close contacts (see definition) will be informed directly. Close contacts who are unvaccinated should quarantine for 10 days after potential exposure. Close contacts who are fully vaccinated should monitor for symptoms for 14 days and test 3-5 days after potential exposure.

Staying safe and limiting the spread of COVID-19 on NMC’s campuses is a shared responsibility.

NMC’s commitment:

  • Safety protocols include mandatory masks indoors on all campuses. Comprehensive information at nmc.edu/covid-19.
  • Work with county health departments to monitor the spread of COVID-19.
  • Communication with you about cases on our campuses. You can also check the Cases on Campus Dashboard for additional information.

Student /employee responsibilities:

  • Any student who believes they may be positive for COVID-19 should contact NMC’s Health Services at (231) 995-1255.
  • Any employee who believes they may be positive for COVID-19 should contact Human Resources at (231) 995-1350.
  • Students and employees who may have been exposed to someone with COVID-19 should follow these guidelines. If you have questions you can call Health Services or Human Resources.
  • Take advantage of free, safe, COVID-19 vaccines now widely available for those ages 12 and up. To find a vaccine near you, please visit nmc.edu/vaccines. Vaccinated NMC students are also eligible for a drawing with prizes including free tuition and housing.
  • Testing is available at NMC’s Health Services by appointment and at other local agencies. Find a list of local testing sites here.

Release date: SEPTEMBER 24, 2021

For more information:

Diana Fairbanks
Associate Vice President of Public Relations, Marketing and Communications
dfairbanks@nmc.edu
(231) 995-1019

 

NON-DISCRIMINATION POLICY NOTICE

Northwestern Michigan College is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, disability, genetic information, height, weight, marital status or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions. nmc.edu/non-discrimination

Possible COVID-19 exposure on Great Lakes campus Sept. 14-15

TRAVERSE CITY — NMC has learned an employee who had recently been on the Great Lakes campus has tested positive for COVID-19. NMC Human Resources believes the risk is low for widespread exposure from this case.

Dates, times and locations of possible exposure include:

  • Tuesday, Sept. 14: Great Lakes Campus, Maritime Building administration office suite, 7:30–11:30 a.m. and 12:30–2:45 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Sept. 15: Great Lakes Campus, Maritime Building administration office suite, 7:30–11:30 a.m. and 12:30–2:45 p.m.

Any individuals who were in that area during that time are asked to self-monitor for COVID-19 symptoms for 14 days following the potential exposure. Close contacts (see definition) will be informed directly. Close contacts who are unvaccinated should quarantine for 10 days after potential exposure. Close contacts who are fully vaccinated should monitor for symptoms for 14 days and test 3-5 days after potential exposure.

Staying safe and limiting the spread of COVID-19 on NMC’s campuses is a shared responsibility.

NMC’s commitment:

  • Safety protocols include mandatory masks indoors on all campuses. Comprehensive information at nmc.edu/covid-19.
  • Work with county health departments to monitor the spread of COVID-19.
  • Communication with you about cases on our campuses. You can also check the Cases on Campus Dashboard for additional information.

Student /employee responsibilities:

  • Any student who believes they may be positive for COVID-19 should contact NMC’s Health Services at (231) 995-1255.
  • Any employee who believes they may be positive for COVID-19 should contact Human Resources at (231) 995-1350.
  • Students and employees who may have been exposed to someone with COVID-19 should follow these guidelines. If you have questions you can call Health Services or Human Resources.
  • Take advantage of free, safe, COVID-19 vaccines now widely available for those ages 12 and up. To find a vaccine near you, please visit nmc.edu/vaccines. Vaccinated NMC students are also eligible for a drawing with prizes including free tuition and housing.
  • Testing is available at NMC’s Health Services by appointment and at other local agencies. Find a list of local testing sites here.

Release date: SEPTEMBER 20, 2021

NON-DISCRIMINATION POLICY NOTICE

Northwestern Michigan College is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, disability, genetic information, height, weight, marital status or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions. nmc.edu/non-discrimination

COVID-19: Possible exposure Sept. 13 at Milliken Auditorium

NMC has learned that an individual who had recently been on main campus has tested positive for COVID-19. NMC believes the risk is low for widespread exposure from this case.

Dates, times and locations of possible exposure include:

  • Monday, Sept. 13, 7:15–9:30 p.m., Milliken Auditorium at the Dennos Museum Center

Any individuals who were in that area during that time are asked to self-monitor for COVID-19 symptoms for 14 days following the potential exposure. Close contacts (see definition) will be informed directly. Close contacts who are unvaccinated should quarantine for 10 days after potential exposure. Close contacts who are fully vaccinated should monitor for symptoms for 14 days and test 3–5 days after potential exposure.

Staying safe and limiting the spread of COVID-19 on NMC’s campuses is a shared responsibility.

NMC’s commitment:

  • Safety protocols include mandatory masks indoors on all campuses. Comprehensive information at nmc.edu/covid-19.
  • Work with county health departments to monitor the spread of COVID-19.
  • Communication with you about cases on our campuses. You can also check the Cases on Campus Dashboard for additional information.

Student /employee responsibilities:

  • Any student who believes they may be positive for COVID-19 should contact NMC’s Health Services at (231) 995-1255.
  • Any employee who believes they may be positive for COVID-19 should contact Human Resources at (231) 995-1350.
  • Students and employees who may have been exposed to someone with COVID-19 should follow these guidelines. If you have questions you can call Health Services or Human Resources.
  • Take advantage of free, safe, COVID-19 vaccines now widely available for those ages 12 and up. To find a vaccine near you, please visit nmc.edu/vaccines. Vaccinated NMC students are also eligible for a drawing with prizes including free tuition and housing.
  • Testing is available at NMC’s Health Services by appointment and at other local agencies. Find a list of local testing sites here.

RELEASE DATE: SEPTEMBER 17, 2021

Possible COVID-19 exposure on Aero Park campus Sept. 9, main campus Sept. 7–9

TRAVERSE CITY — NMC has learned a guest speaker who had recently been on the Aero Park campus has tested positive for COVID-19, as well as a student who had been on main campus. NMC Health Services believes the risk is low for widespread exposure from both cases.

Dates, times and locations of possible exposure include:

  • Tuesday, Sept. 7 and Thursday, Sept. 9: 1–3 p.m. Fine Arts 132; 3:10–5:10 p.m. Fine Arts 135
  • Wednesday, Sept. 8: 10:15 a.m.–12:15 p.m. Health & Science 211
  • Thursday, Sept. 9,  6–6:30 p.m. Parsons-Stulen room 157A

Any individuals who were in those areas during those times are asked to self-monitor for COVID-19 symptoms for 14 days following the potential exposure.

Staying safe and limiting the spread of COVID-19 on NMC’s campuses is a shared responsibility.

NMC’s commitment:

  • Safety protocols include mandatory masks indoors on all campuses. Comprehensive information at nmc.edu/covid-19.
  • Work with county health departments to monitor the spread of COVID-19.
  • Communication with you about cases on our campuses. You can also check the Cases on Campus Dashboard for additional information.

Student /employee responsibilities:

  • Any student who believes they may be positive for COVID-19 should contact NMC’s Health Services at (231) 995-1255.
  • Any employee who believes they may be positive for COVID-19 should contact Human Resources at (231) 995-1350.
  • Students and employees who may have been exposed to someone with COVID-19 should follow these guidelines. If you have questions you can call Health Services or Human Resources.
  • Take advantage of free, safe, COVID-19 vaccines now widely available for those ages 12 and up. To find a vaccine near you, please visit nmc.edu/vaccines. Vaccinated NMC students are also eligible for a drawing with prizes including free tuition and housing.

Testing is available at NMC’s Health Services by appointment and at other local agencies. Find a list of local testing sites here.

 

RELEASE DATE: SEPTEMBER 14, 2021

FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Diana Fairbanks
Associate Vice President of Public Relations, Marketing and Communications
dfairbanks@nmc.edu
(231) 995-1019

NON-DISCRIMINATION POLICY NOTICE

Northwestern Michigan College is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, disability, genetic information, height, weight, marital status or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions. nmc.edu/non-discrimination

Possible COVID-19 exposures on Main, Aero Park campuses Aug. 30, Sept. 1, 2 & 7

TRAVERSE CITY — NMC has learned four students tested positive for COVID-19 who had recently been on NMC’s campuses. NMC Health Services believes the risk is low for widespread exposure from these cases.

Dates, times and locations of possible exposure include:

  • Monday, Aug. 30
    •  9:40 a.m.–Noon, Les Biederman Building room 38
    • Noon–12:30 p.m., West Hall Innovation Center, Hawk Owl Café
    • 1–4 p.m., James Beckett Building room 146/147
  • Wednesday, Sept. 1
    • 1–2:30 p.m., West Hall Innovation Center Room 14
    • 2:30–3 p.m., West Hall Innovation Center, Hawk Owl Café
    • 3:10–5:10 p.m., Fine Arts Building room 135
  • Thursday, Sept. 2
    • 9:40–11:10 a.m., Scholars Hall room 102
    • 10:15 a.m.–12:15 p.m., Parsons-Stulen Building room 155
  • Tuesday, Sept. 7
    • 9:40–11:10 a.m., Scholars Hall room 102

Any individuals who were in those areas during those times are asked to self-monitor for COVID-19 symptoms for 14 days following the potential exposure.

Staying safe and limiting the spread of COVID-19 on NMC’s campuses is a shared responsibility:

NMC’s commitment:

  • Safety protocols include mandatory masks indoors on all campuses. Comprehensive information at nmc.edu/covid-19.
  • Work with county health departments to monitor the spread of COVID-19.
  • Communication with you about cases on our campuses. You can also check the Cases on Campus Dashboard for additional information.

Student /employee responsibilities:

  • Any student who believes they may be positive for COVID-19 should contact NMC Health Services at (231) 995-1255.
  • Any employee who believes they may be positive for COVID-19 should contact NMC Human Resources at (231) 995-1350.
  • Students and employees who may have been exposed to someone with COVID-19 should follow these guidelines. If you have questions you can call Health Services or Human Resources.
  • Take advantage of free, safe, COVID-19 vaccines now widely available for those ages 12 and up. To find a vaccine near you, please visit nmc.edu/vaccines. Vaccinated NMC students are also eligible for a drawing with prizes including free tuition and housing.
  • Testing is available at NMC’s Health Services by appointment and other local agencies can be found here.

 

RELEASE DATE: SEPTEMBER 8, 2021

FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Diana Fairbanks
Associate Vice President of Public Relations, Marketing and Communications
dfairbanks@nmc.edu
(231) 995-1019

NON-DISCRIMINATION POLICY NOTICE

Northwestern Michigan College is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, disability, genetic information, height, weight, marital status or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions. nmc.edu/non-discrimination

Possible COVID-19 exposure on Main Campus August 31

NOTE: Updated Sept. 3 to correct the Scholars Hall room number

TRAVERSE CITY — NMC has learned a student tested positive for COVID-19 who had recently been on main campus. NMC Health Services believes the risk is low for widespread exposure from this case.

The asymptomatic student was wearing a mask when on campus Tuesday, Aug. 31 at the following times and locations:

  • West Hall Innovation Center room 104/105, 10:15 a.m.–12:15 p.m.
  • Scholars Hall room 204, 1–3 p.m. 

The student received a positive test result on 9-2-21.

Any individuals who were in that area during that time are asked to self-monitor for COVID-19 symptoms for 14 days following the potential exposure.

NMC has safety protocols in place including mandatory masks and cleaning of the space before and after each class. You can read more at nmc.edu/keep-safe.

The College will continue to work with county health departments to monitor the spread of COVID-19. We will continue to communicate with you about cases on our campuses. You can also check the Cases on Campus Dashboard for additional information.

Any student who believes they may be positive for COVID-19 should contact NMC’s Health Services at (231) 995-1255. Any employee who believes they may be positive for COVID-19 should contact Human Resources. Students and employees MUST stay home if sick or have recently been exposed to someone with COVID-19.

Staying safe and limiting the spread of COVID-19 on NMC’s campuses is a shared responsibility. For more information on NMC’s response to the pandemic and important safety information please visit nmc.edu/covid-19. Thank you for your continued commitment to safety at NMC.

The COVID-19 vaccine is now widely available. To find a vaccine near you, please visit nmc.edu/vaccines. Vaccinated NMC students are also eligible for a raffle with prizes including free tuition and housing. Please visit nmc.edu/win-big for details. Thank you for your support and patience.

 

RELEASE DATE: SEPTEMBER 2, 2021

FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Diana Fairbanks
Associate Vice President of Public Relations, Marketing and Communications
dfairbanks@nmc.edu
(231) 995-1019

NON-DISCRIMINATION POLICY NOTICE

Northwestern Michigan College is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, disability, genetic information, height, weight, marital status or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions. nmc.edu/non-discrimination

Possible COVID-19 exposure on Main Campus August 19-20

TRAVERSE CITY — NMC has learned an employee tested positive for COVID-19 who had recently been on main campus. NMC Human Resources believes the risk is low for widespread exposure from this case.

The employee was asymptomatic when on campus. The employee was wearing a mask while in the following locations:

  • 8-19-21, Osterlin Building, 8 a.m.–5 p.m., Tanis Building briefly after 2 p.m.
  • 8-20-21, Osterlin Building, 10 a.m.–Noon, Tanis Building briefly after 2 p.m.

The employee received a positive test result on 8-22-21.

Any individuals who were in that area during that time are asked to self-monitor for COVID-19 symptoms for 14 days following the potential exposure.

NMC has safety protocols in place including mandatory masks and cleaning of the space before and after each class. You can read more at nmc.edu/keep-safe.

The College will continue to work with county health departments to monitor the spread of COVID-19. We will continue to communicate with you about cases on our campuses. You can also check the Cases on Campus Dashboard for additional information.

Any student who believes they may be positive for COVID-19 should contact NMC’s Health Services at (231) 995-1255. Any employee who believes they may be positive for COVID-19 should contact Human Resources. Students and employees MUST stay home if sick or have recently been exposed to someone with COVID-19.

Staying safe and limiting the spread of COVID-19 on NMC’s campuses is a shared responsibility. For more information on NMC’s response to the pandemic and important safety information please visit nmc.edu/covid-19. Thank you for your continued commitment to safety at NMC.

The COVID-19 vaccine is now widely available. To find a vaccine near you, please visit nmc.edu/vaccines. Vaccinated NMC students are also eligible for a raffle with prizes including free tuition and housing. Please visit nmc.edu/win-big for details. Thank you for your support and patience.

 

Release date: August 23, 2021

For more information:

Diana Fairbanks
Associate Vice President of Public Relations, Marketing and Communications
dfairbanks@nmc.edu
(231) 995-1019

NON-DISCRIMINATION POLICY NOTICE

Northwestern Michigan College is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, disability, genetic information, height, weight, marital status or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions. nmc.edu/non-discrimination

Possible COVID-19 exposure on Great Lakes Campus Feb. 22, 23

TRAVERSE CITY — NMC has learned a student tested positive for COVID-19 who had recently been at the Great Lakes campus. NMC Health Services believes the risk is low for widespread exposure from this case.

The student was symptomatic when at the following locations:

  • 2-22-21, Great Lakes Campus room 211 from 8–9 a.m.
  • 2-23-21, Great Lakes Campus room 222 from 10:15–11:10 a.m.

The student was tested and received positive results today, 2-26-21.

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Another possible COVID-19 exposure on Great Lakes Campus Feb. 19

TRAVERSE CITY — NMC has learned that two more students tested positive for COVID-19 who had recently been at the Great Lakes campus. NMC Health Services believes the risk is low for widespread exposure from this case.

The students were asymptomatic when at the following locations on 2-19-21:

  • Great Lakes Campus simulator room from 9–11 a.m.

The students were tested and received results on 2-24-21.

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Possible COVID-19 exposure on Great Lakes Campus Feb. 19

TRAVERSE CITY — NMC has learned two students tested positive for COVID-19 who had recently been at the Great Lakes campus. NMC Health Services believes the risk is low for widespread exposure from this case.

The students were asymptomatic when at the following locations on 2-19-21:

  • Great Lakes Campus room 103 from  9–11 a.m.
  • Great Lakes Campus simulator room from 9–11 a.m.

The students were tested and received results today, 2-23-21.

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Possible COVID-19 exposure on main campus Feb. 16

TRAVERSE CITY — Today NMC has learned a student tested positive for COVID-19 who had recently been on main campus. NMC Health Services believes the risk is low for widespread exposure from this case.

The student was symptomatic when at the following location:

  • Fine Arts Building F120 from 10:15 a.m.–12:15 p.m.
  • Fine Arts Building F130 from 1–3 p.m.

The student was tested 2-17-21 and received results today.

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Possible COVID-19 exposure on main campus Jan. 22

TRAVERSE CITY — NMC has learned a student tested positive for COVID-19 who had recently been on main campus. NMC Health Services believes the risk is low for widespread exposure from this case.

The student was asymptomatic when at the following locations on 1-22-21:

  • Les Biederman Building room 206 from 1–2:30 p.m.
  • Health & Science Building room 211 from 2:40–4:40 p.m.

The student was tested 1-25-21 and remains in isolation.

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Possible COVID-19 exposure on Aero Park and main campuses Jan. 18-21

TRAVERSE CITY — NMC has learned a student tested positive for COVID-19 who had recently been at the Automotive Services Technology Building on the Aero Park Campus and on main campus. NMC Health Services believes the risk is low for widespread exposure from this case.

The student was symptomatic when at the following location:

  • Automotive Services Technology Building 1-18-21 from Noon–9:30 p.m.
  • Automotive Services Technology Building 1-19-21 from 8 a.m.–Noon
  • Automotive Services Technology Building 1-20-21 from Noon–9:30 p.m.
  • Biederman Building room 105 1-21-21 from 9:30–9:45 a.m.

The student was tested 1-21-21.

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Possible COVID-19 exposure on the Aero Park campus Jan. 18-19

TRAVERSE CITY — Today NMC learned a student tested positive for COVID-19 who had recently been at the Automotive Services Technology Building on the Aero Park Campus. NMC Health Services believes the risk is low for widespread exposure from this case.

The student was symptomatic when at the following location:

  • Automotive Services Technology building 1-18-21 from 1–5 p.m.
  • Automotive Services Technology building 1-19-21 from 6–9 p.m.

The student became symptomatic and was tested 1-17-21.

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Possible COVID-19 exposure on the Aero Park campus Jan. 6-7

TRAVERSE CITY — Today NMC confirmed an employee tested positive for COVID-19 who had recently been at the Aero Park campus. Widespread exposure is believed to be low from this case.

The employee was asymptomatic when at the Parsons-Stulen Building and Aviation Sim Lab:

  • Wednesday, January 6 from 8 a.m.–Noon
  • Thursday, January 7 from 9–11 a.m.

The employee received the positive test result January 11 and remains in quarantine.

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Possible COVID-19 exposure on main campus Jan. 5-6

TRAVERSE CITY — Today NMC confirmed a student tested positive for COVID-19 who had recently been on main campus. NMC Health Services believes the risk is low for widespread exposure from this case.

The student was asymptomatic when at the following locations:

  • North Hall 1-5-21
  • Bookstore (Health & Science Building) 1-6-21 2-2:30 p.m.
  • Health Services (Biederman Building) 1-6-21 2:30-4 p.m.

The student received the positive test result today and remains in quarantine.

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