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NMC debuts College for Kids classes in Benzie

TRAVERSE CITY — Northwestern Michigan College this week debuted a robotics class in Benzie County, the first College for Kids class to be offered beyond Traverse City. An art class is scheduled for next week and a theatre class July 22–25. Classes are...

Café Lobdell’s reopens June 25

Café Lobdell's, located on the second level of the Great Lakes Campus, will reopen this summer from June 25–July 31 for dine-in and carryout service. Culinary students will be making and serving handcrafted coffee and tea drinks, sweet and savory baked goods,...

StoryWalks on Front Street Campus

Read while you stroll—the NMC Library is presenting two StoryWalks® on the Front Street Campus this month.   Find When We Love Someone, We Sing To Them by Ernesto Javier Martínez along the walkway between the Dennos Museum and Osterlin building (and stop by the...

NMC to host Kids Free Fishing Day

TRAVERSE CITY — More than 250 young anglers and their families are expected at the annual Kids Free Fishing Day, set for 9 a.m.–1 p.m. Saturday, June 15 at Northwestern Michigan College’s Great Lakes campus. Kids accompanied by an adult are invited...

Juneteenth celebration

NMC's 3rd annual Juneteenth celebration will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, June 19 in the courtyard outside of Founders Hall* on the Front Street campus. Food trucks, games and activities will be available. All are welcome. Contact Marcus Bennett at...

Pride Carnival

NMC will host the annual Pride Carnival in partnership with Up North Pride on Saturday, June 8 from 11 a.m to 2 p.m. at NMC’s Front Street Campus. The family-friendly event is open to the public and will feature food trucks, games, activities and giveaways.   ...

NMC names 2024 excellence winners

TRAVERSE CITY — Northwestern Michigan College has recognized the following employees for excellence in the 2023–24 academic year: Tammy Coleman (download high-resolution photo)Imogene Wise Faculty Excellence Award: Tammy Coleman, biology. Chosen by a...

Register now to get an Edge on fall semester, free

TRAVERSE CITY — Registration is now open for College Edge, a free program NMC is hosting this summer to help college students prepare for their fall semester. College Edge is a four-week program to help prepare students to succeed before they start or continue...

IAF to explore indigenous sovereignty on May 16

Northwestern Michigan College’s International Affairs Forum welcomes Matthew L.M. Fletcher for a hybrid event at 12:30 p.m. EST on Thursday, May 16 to discuss tribal sovereignty and history. Fletcher is the Harry Burns Hutchins Collegiate Professor of Law at the...

Dennos Spring Art Market

On Saturday, May 11 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. the Dennos Museum Center will be hosting the Spring Art Market. Engage with 25 talented artists selling work in a range of media from painting, printmaking, illustration, mixed media and ceramics to glass, wood, fiber, and...

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