Mariners Memorial

Great Lakes Maritime Academy logoThe community is invited to attend the 43rd annual Mariners Memorial Service at noon Friday, November 9 in NMC’s Great Lakes Campus courtyard.

The memorial service is held to remember and honor mariners who have perished on the Great Lakes and oceans and is sponsored by the Student Propeller Club, Port 150, of the Great Lakes Maritime Academy. The Great Lakes Campus is located at 715 E. Front Street, at Barlow Avenue (next to the Holiday Inn) in Traverse City. Guests are invited to enter through the glass exhibition hall and proceed into the outdoor courtyard on the north side (harbor side) of the Academy.

Refreshments will be served following the service. For more information, call the Great Lakes Maritime Academy at (231) 995-1200.

Media Mentions for October 19

The following college events and stories have appeared in the media in the past week. We want to share your media involvement too. Please send information about your NMC-related interview or appearance to If possible, please include a link to the piece and information about where and when it was used.

(Please note access to some stories may be limited by paywalls set up by the media outlet. This includes the Traverse City Record-Eagle, which limits free clicks to five per month.  You may also read Record-Eagle articles in the print edition at the Osterlin Library.

GT Sheriff’s office announces new undersheriff
UpNorthLive Oct. 17
Ticker, Oct. 18

MTM on the road – at the Great Lakes Culinary Institute
TV 9 & 10, Oct. 17

Students prepare for sixth annual Food for Thought food drive
UpNorthLive, Oct. 16
Ticker, Oct. 17

NMC Extended Education
TV 9 &10 Oct. 16

NMC instructor wins Big Brothers Big Sisters’ highest honor
Record-Eagle, Oct. 14

New Marine Center coming to NMC
Record-Eagle, Oct. 13

Ten things to do in Traverse City for first-time visitors – includes the Dennos Museum Center
MoneyInc., Oct. 13

Eight choirs sing at NMC choral invitational
UpNorthLive Oct. 12

Humanities Open House

Come join us as we celebrate the newly refreshed Shirley Okerstrom Fine Arts Building with an evening featuring art, live music and dance presented by students and faculty.

Side-by-Side, Students and Faculty Creating Together!

Join us from 4-7 p.m., on Friday, November 9, 2018 in the Fine Arts Building at NMC.

Light refreshments will be provided.