Northwood to Celebrate DeVos Graduate School 20th Anniversary

DeVos Graduate School

Northwood University will celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Richard DeVos Graduate School of Management on Saturday, October 19, for MBA alumni, current MBA students, faculty and staff.

The DeVos Graduate School is a specialized business school focused on developing the future leaders of a global, free-enterprise society. It provides dynamic graduate degree programs for adults designed to strategically expand managerial and leadership skill sets, equipping students with the necessary tools to lead and drive change in their career and life. It offers daytime, weekend and evening MBA classes, or online Master of Science in Organizational Leadership (MSOL) program.

The festivities will start at noon with the NU football game vs. Michigan Tech at Hantz Stadium. An alumni learning session with DeVos faculty will be held at 2:00 p.m. at the Dow Diamond to be followed by a celebration reception with the “Mr. Abbott Band” at 4:00 p.m.  Simultaneous celebrations are also being planned for Northwood Florida and Northwood Texas.

For more information or to RSVP, contact Barb Hummelle at 989.837.4409 or


Northwood University is committed to the most personal attention to prepare students for success in their careers and in their communities; it promotes critical thinking skills, personal effectiveness, and the importance of ethics, individual freedom and responsibility.

Private, nonprofit, and accredited, Northwood University specializes in managerial and entrepreneurial education at three full-service, residential campuses located in southern Florida, mid-Michigan and northern Texas. Adult Degree Programs are available in seven states with many course delivery options including online. The DeVos Graduate School offers accelerated, evening and weekend programming in Michigan, Texas and Florida. The Alden B. Dow Center for Creativity and Enterprise provides system-wide expertise in family enterprise, entrepreneurship, creativity and innovation, and new business development. International education is offered through study abroad and in Program Centers in China (Changchun and Wuxi), Malaysia and Sri Lanka.