42nd annual Poor Artists Sale

November 26, 2018

Calumet, MINovember 26, 2018 – The 42nd annual Poor Artists Sale is Saturday, December 1st from 11 am-4 pm @ the CLK Gym in Calumet, Michigan. For more information, go to the Copper Country Arts website.… Read the rest

NMU Day of Giving

November 26, 2018

Marquette, MINovember 26, 2018 – On Tuesday, November 27th, Northern Michigan University will hold a Day of Giving to coincide with the global charitable event, Giving Tuesday. As happened last year, faculty, staff, friends and alumni will come together at this special time to give and pledge resources. This year the focus is on support for the Northern Fund, the Flexible Aid Fund, student scholarships and the NMU Food Pantry.

The NMU Foundation encourages all faculty and staff to make a gift. The generosity will help increase aid and opportunity for students. The campus community can also participate by donating non-perishable and other items to the NMU Food Pantry. The goal this year is to collect 2,000 items – double last year’s total.

More information and online giving are available at nmu.edu/dayofgiving.

Online payroll deduct is also available by visiting MyNMU and choosing Foundation Giving–Payroll Deduction from the Employee Services tab.… Read the rest

Westwood Shakespeare Company Presents Romeo and Juliet

November 26, 2018

Ishpeming, MINovember 26, 2018 – Shakespeare’s timeless and ever relevant Romeo and Juliet will be presented by the Westwood Shakespeare Company Dec. 6, 7, and 12 at the Patriot Performing Arts Theatre. Shakespeare’s tale of star crossed teenage lovers has a new voice with every new generation of performers, and this “no time” production by the WSC gives it a unique, romantic and swashbuckling spin.
Said Program Director Maria Hoffman, “It is my first year directing the WHS Shakespeare Company, and I am thrilled to be a part of such a well-established program. The students, especially our student directors, have done a phenomenal job with making the show come to life, and BG Bradley, our acting coach, has been a wonderful help in teaching these young actors and actresses how to develop both their characters and their skills. With everything put together, our performance of Romeo and Juliet is sure to tug at the heartstrings!”
Hoffman added, that Fight Choreographers, Patrick and Taggart Bradley, former members of the grades 9-12 high school company, together with the young actors, have done a great job creating the famous sword fighting scenes, that give this romantic play its infusion of action.… Read the rest

Part-Time Board Op, Producer and On-air Talent Job Opening

November 26, 2018

Employer: Great Lakes Radio, Inc., an Equal Opportunity Employer

Location: Marquette, Michigan – Unless you are willing to move, please realize we are not looking for anyone who isn’t local. Because of the board-op section of this job, we absolutely need someone who can work IN Marquette IN our studios. This is not a job that can be done remotely. If you are applying from out of state please indicate that you are willing to move for this job in the space provided in the application form or somewhere in your resume.

Position Type: Part-time Producer, Board-Op, On-Air Talent with opportunity for full-time depending on skills and availability.

Open Application Dates: November 26, 2018 – closes when position is filled.

Compensation: $9.25 per hour.

What We Offer You:

  • Exciting work in radio production and sports broadcasting
  • An opportunity to build valuable skills sets in broadcast media
  • A motivated team-oriented environment
  • A flexible schedule based on remotes and sports schedules

Professional requirements:

  • You must be comfortable using computers and learning new programs.
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Ironwood Jack Frost Festival

November 26, 2018

Ironwood, MINovember 26, 2018 – Downtown Ironwood will hold it’s Jack Frost Festival on Saturday, December 2nd at 6:00 pm. The event will feature a parade, Mr. and Mrs. Claus, holiday decorations, and more!… Read the rest