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Free and Open Textbooks: Textbook Heroes at NMC!

Information for students about the Open Textbooks movement

Northwestern Michigan College's Textbook Heroes

These NMC instructors are teaching their classes using free or low-cost  (<$40) textbooks.
They have saved NMC students an estimated $657,700 since Fall 2015!

Kevin Avery

ENG 111: Compostition

Ed Bailey

 EGR 101: Introduction to Engineering

Jim Bensley

 HUM 116: World Cultures

Joan Berg

BUS 231: Professional Communications

Ryan Bernstein

COM 111: Public Speaking

Lisa Blackford

SWK 121: Intro to Social Work

SWK 221: Introduction to Social Welfare

 PSY 101:  Intro to Psychology

 PSY 250: Abnormal Psychology

Betsy Boris

HAH 100: Health Informatics

Mary Burget

MTH 120: Mathematical Explorations

Kevin D'Alessandro

HST 111: U.S. History to 1865

Ashley Darga

ENG 107: Academic Study Methods

Mark DeLonge

EDU 101: Introduction to Teaching

Dani Garcia

ENG 107: Academic Study Methods

Dominic Garzonio

  HST 112: U.S. History Since 1865

Tom Gordon

HST 111 & 112:  
United States History 

Nancy Gray

ENG 99: Intro to College Reading & Writing
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ENG 108: Critical Reading Strategies
 

Mark Holley

ANT 102: Underwater Archaeology

Robb Houston

ENV 111 Physical Geology

Kari Kahler

 PSY 100: Career Exploration & Planning

Candra Kolodziej

ENG 99: Intro to College Reading & Writing
ENG 108: Critical Reading Strategies

Chris Kuchuris

PHL 202: Contemporary Ethical Dilemmas

Alissia Lingaur

 ENG 99:  Intro to College Reading & Writing
ENG 108:Critical Reading Strategies

Janet Lively

ENG 107: Academic Study Methods

ENG 112: Composition

Deb Maison

  PSY 101: Introduction to Psychology

Brian Majerczyk

PSY  101:  Intro to Psychology

Regis McCord

PSY 250: Abnormal Psych

Mella McCormick

PHL 101: Introduction to Philosophy

PHL 202 Contemporary Ethical Dilemmas

Kristy McDonald

BUS 231: Professional Communications

Mindy Morton

 HST 111 & 112: United States History
 HST 211: Native American History

Dianne Owens

ENG 99: Intro to College Reading & Writing
ENG 108: Critical Reading Strategies

Nancy Parshall

  ENG 107: Academic Study Methods

Deb Pharo

MTH 120: Mathematical Explorations

Michelle Poertner

 ENG 107: Academic Study Methods

Sean Ruane

PSY 101: Intro to Psychology

Kristen Salathiel

ENG 99: Intro to College Reading & Writing
ENG 108: Critical Reading Strategies

Shilo Smith

PSY 101: Introduction to Psychology

Melissa Sprenkle

ENG 111 & 112: English Composition

 

John Sullivan

ENV 140: Watershed Science

Michael Torre

ART 100:  Art Appreciation   
ART 111: Art History

Sarah Wangler

 

ENG 111 & 112: English Composition

Megan Ward

 

ENG 265: Science Fiction and Fantasy

Anthony Weber

PHL 202:  Contemporary Ethical Dilemmas

 

Ryan Wilson

   ENG 111: English Compostion