Events

November 2017

Wednesday, November 1

Spring 2018 Graduation Application Due

Graduation Applications for the Spring 2018 Graduation Ceremony on May 12, 2018 are now being accepted. Please note there is an $80 graduation fee that...

Northwood University at AAPEX

Northwood University will send students, faculty, and staff representatives to attend AAPEX. About AAPEX: The Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX)...

Study Abroad Cafe

Do you have the hunger to travel? Visit the Study Abroad Cafe to get a taste of what is in store for 2018! Don't miss this excellent opportunity to speak...

Dodgeball Match

Need something to do? Head to the Hach and take in IM Dodgeball games!

Thursday, November 2

Northwood University at AAPEX

Northwood University will send students, faculty, and staff representatives to attend AAPEX. About AAPEX: The Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX)...

Time for Tea

Please come and help us set off the holiday season in our new venue in H Residence, and enjoy our unique decorations, art in all media, gift items, fashion...

Friday, November 3

GO MAD DAY

The late Pat Riepma, Northwood University football coach, was known for saying, "GO MAD - Go Make A Difference". In honor of the legacy he left his family,...

Build-a-Business Competition: "The Forty" Whiting Forest Cafe

Do you have the winning plan for "The Forty" Whiting Forest Cafe? First place of this competition will be awarded $3,000, second place $1,200, and third...

Distinguished Women's Forum

This is an opportunity for you to hear from our 2017 Distinguished Women Honorees how service projects have impacted lives and careers and learn insighful...

Saturday, November 4

48th Annual Distinguised Women Awards Gala & Events

Forty-seven years ago, the Distinguished Women Award was created by the Northwood University Board of Trustees to honor the enormous contributions of women....

Monday, November 6

Student Government Association Meeting

Meeting of the Student Government Association and Resgistered Student Organizations

Tuesday, November 7

Midland - DeVos Graduate Open House

At Northwood University, leadership isn't simply taught, it's instilled. The DeVos Graduate School degree programs will transform you - personally and...

Wednesday, November 8

Sharing Tree

Get into the Christmas spirit by choosing a tag for a child or family in need, adding them to your Holiday shopping list, and spreading some love this...

Lansing - DeVos MSOL Lunch 'n' Learn

Please join DeVos Graduate School Lansing November 8th as we launch the Masters of Science in Organizational Leadership on ground beginning Spring of 2018!

Blood Drive

Save three lives with a donation of blood to Michigan Blood!

Pizza for Pints-Blood Drive

Everyone who signs in to dontate receives a coupon for a Free Pizza. Save a life and donate blood! Appointments preferred. Questions? Contact 1-866-MIBLOOD...

Thursday, November 9

24th Annual Private Donor Scholarship Luncheon

A special luncheon to honor the Private Donor Scholarship Donors and their student recipients will be held in the Griswold Dining Hall on November 9, 2017,...

Peer Support Grief Group

Join fellow students who have also been affected by death in their lives. Connect with others and grow together through grief. Sponsored by Student Life and...

Esteban Lopez

Northwood Alumni, Esteban will be coming to talk about what Northwood and AMA did for him during his journey after his undergraduate years.

Friday, November 10

Build-a-Business Competition: "The Forty" Whiting Forest Cafe

Do you have the winning plan for "The Forty" Whiting Forest Cafe? First place of this competition will be awarded $3,000, second place $1,200, and third...

Saturday, November 11

Entrepreneurship, Economics, & Public Policy

Are you interested in exploring how public policy affects entrepreneurship and free enterprise? If so, please join us for a day of perspectives on the topic...

Monday, November 13

Cap & Gown Pick-Up December Graduates

The Winter Commencement Ceremony will be held on Saturday, December 16, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. in the Riepma Arena. If you are walking during commencement you...

Global Idea Challenge- Kick-Off

The Idea Challenge is a fast-paced experiential learning exercise that dares college students to find an innovative new use for a common, everyday item in...

Auto Show Captains Informational

Would you like to be a captain for the 2018 Northwood University International Auto Show? Come out to the Captains Informational. Hear about the...

Tuesday, November 14

Cap & Gown Pick-Up December Graduates

The Winter Commencement Ceremony will be held on Saturday, December 16, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. in the Riepma Arena. If you are walking during commencement you...

Cliff Dice on Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Successful Northwood Alumnus Cliff Dice, Founder and CEO of Dice Corp., will share his fantastic success story and also share valuable insights on innovation...

Fall Network/Mentor Mixer

Networking and meeting with potential employers and clients is an important element of career growth. Knowing how to conduct yourself in a less formal social...

S'mores Social

Join the North Village RA staff out by the fire pit for some night time treats.

Wednesday, November 15

$5,000 Bauervic Business Pitch Competition!

Do you have an existing business or a well-developed business idea/plan? The Bauervic Pitch is a great opportunity to refine your business plan and obtain...

Heirloom Coffee Company

Ben Marsh and Jacob Spence will launch the 9th Annual Bauervic Business Pitch Competition by sharing the story of their entrepreneurial journey as cofounders...

Thursday, November 16

Julie Battle

Learn about Battle's use of the creative writing process in marketing! Hear how Battle has navigated through the strategic marketing industry! Excel...

Dr. David J. Bazzetta, DM: "Creating the Sustainable Ethical Learning Organization

Dr. Bazzetta, DM, was the Director of Finance at Chrysler for 20+ years. While at Chrysler (Daimler Chrysler) Mr. Bazzetta held various senior management...

Stafford Dinner Tasting

Come try the menu for the upcoming Stafford Dinner at our luxury tasting event! Enjoy a full course meal of delicious food!

The Experience Economy- Why Care? Why Now?

Jeff Day, CEO of Bluewater Technologies will speak on “The Experience Economy – Why Care? Why Now?” A native southeast Michigander, Jeff was in the Silicon...

Friday, November 17

Monday, November 20

Student Government Association Meeting

Meeting of the Student Government Association and Resgistered Student Organizations

Internship Information Sessions

Join us for Internship Information Session help by the Career Advancement Department! Sessions are held in the Jordan Hall (J21) MIS Lab. Questions?...

Thursday, November 23

Peer Support Grief Group

Join fellow students who have also been affected by death in their lives. Connect with others and grow together through grief. Sponsored by Student Life and...

Friday, November 24

Wednesday, November 29

ESPMA Presents: Timby's Got Talent

Got Talent? Sign Up for Timby's Got Talent to show off your talent and support ESPMA. Contact James Felton at feltonj@northwood.edu to sign up!

Thursday, November 30

Northwood University Southeast Michigan Holiday Party

You and a guest are invited! Northwood University Alumni & Friends Southeast Michigan Holiday Party Thursday, November 30, 2017 6pm - 8pm Jimmy John's...

Personal Website Development Interest Session

Learn how to make your portfolio standout! Allison Spoelhof, Digital Engagement & Content Strategy Manager for Northwood University Marketing, will discuss...

November 2017