NSU Community Marketplace set for Sept. 5

ABERDEEN, S.D. – Local businesses, nonprofits, churches and other organizations are invited to Northern State University’s fifth annual Community Marketplace, set for 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 5, on the campus green.

The event is an opportunity for off-campus groups to promote their goods, services and job opportunities. (The direct sale of goods to students on campus is not permitted.) The NSU Community Marketplace is also intended to introduce students to volunteer opportunities in the area.

Registration forms may be obtained by calling Northern’s Career Services office at 605-626-2371. The deadline to register is 5 p.m. Friday, Aug. 31. The cost to participate is $25 for all organizations.

Participants should park in the Washington Street lot located directly west of the NSU Student Center and Williams Library. Check-in will begin at 9:15 a.m. outdoors on the east side of the Student Center. The marketplace will be held inside the Student Center in the event of inclement weather.

Each participant will receive an 8-foot table and two folding chairs. For more information, contact NSU Career Services at 605-626-2371 or careerservices@northern.edu.

About Northern State University

Northern State University is a regional university that offers outstanding academics and exceptional extracurricular activities at an affordable price on a safe, welcoming campus. Northern State recently announced its Educational Impact Campaign, with a goal of raising $45 million for a new South Dakota School for the Blind and Visually Impaired, new athletic and recreation fields, and an on-campus regional sports complex. Once the campaign is complete, NSU will be the recipient of more than $100 million in privately funded building projects and scholarships within a decade. To learn more, visit NSU Admissions