Marquette, MI – September 9, 2020 – Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Northern Michigan University Alumni Association has canceled all in-person events for Homecoming 2020, but they are hosting some events virtually this year.
Kylie Bunting, Digital Engagement Architect for the NMU Alumni Association, joined Mark & Walt in the Morning today for Wildcat Wednesday to talk about three key events that are in the works.
Bunting started with an overview of the Virtual Wildcat Fun Run on Saturday, September 19th and running through Sunday, October 4th. She explained that the event brings back a Wildcat tradition with a Virtual 5K for the NMU community to show their Wildcat pride. Registration is required.
Up next, information about the Virtual Wildcat Trivia Night being held Friday, September 25th at 7:00 p.m., eastern. Bunting said the evening will be hosted by alumnus, NMU Theatre Director, and local business owner Bill Digneit, and will give you the chance to test your Wildcat knowledge as you compete against fellow alumni.
Bunting wrapped up with information about the Arts and Athletics Virtual Showcase on Saturday, September 26th at 7:30 p.m., eastern. In partnership with the Art & Design, Theatre and Dance, and Music departments and NMU Athletics, the NMU Alumni Association is presenting an exclusive showcase for Homecoming 2020.