GMO Crops – Facts and Myths 101 – Marquette West Rotary Forum April 24, 2019

James DeDecker at Landmark Inn in Marquette for the Marquette Rotary West Forum on GMO Crops

Marquette, Michigan – April 24, 2019 – Marquette West Rotary welcomed James DeDecker, specialist and director of the MSU Upper Peninsula Research and Extension Center, to discuss the facts and myths of Genetically Modified Crops. He brought his perspective as an expert in sustainable agriculture, agricultural decision-making and integrated pest management to this often controversial […]

Live Bullet Detroit Closes Out HarborFest 2018 at Marquette’s Mattson Lower Harbor

Marquette, MI  –  August 25, 2018  –  The good weather rolled in as Day Two of HarborFest 2018 kicked off bright and early Saturday morning with the South Shore Fishing Association’s Marquette Bay Classic Fall Tournament. Teams set out for a fishing competition at 6am, fishing until 2pm on Lake Superior. Around 11am the annual […]

A Change in Leadership For the Marquette West Rotary

The new pins for Amanda Filizetti.

Marquette, MI  –  July 18, 2018  –  Marquette West Rotary Rotarians witnessed the changing of leadership today as MWR President, Jim Becker passed the gavel to President Elect, Amanda Filizetti. After thanking Jim for so much hard work, we welcomed Amanda as the new president. Recently having returned from trip to Toronto, Canada, Amanda attended […]

NMU’s Dr. Brain Zinser Speaks About New Adult Bachelors Degree Completion Program During Marquette West Rotary Luncheon

To learn more about the program, call Zinser at (906) 227-1810.

Marquette, MI  –  March 21, 2018  –  Opinions on post-high school education are changing. Only 15% of Delta and Menominee County residents, 25-years and older, hold a four-year bachelors degree. Marquette, home of Northern Michigan University, sits at just 25%. Dr. Brian Zinser, Assistant Professor and Marketing & Management Assistant Department Head at NMU joined […]