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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 $1,047,300 since Fall 2015!

Kevin Avery

ENG 111: Composition

Ed Bailey

 EGR 101: Introduction to Engineering

Jim Bensley

 HUM 116: World Cultures

Joan Berg

BUS 231: Professional Communications

Ryan Bernstein

ENG 220: Technical Writing

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

Nate Butler

MTH 121: College Algebra
MTH 122: Trigonometry

Judy Chu

ENG 111 & 112: English Composition

Kevin D'Alessandro

HST 111: U.S. History to 1865

Mark DeLonge

EDU 101: Introduction to Teaching

Stephen Drake

MTH 121: College Algebra
MTH 122: Trigonometry

Scott Goethals

CIT 122A: Computer and Internet Basics I

Tom Gordon

HST 111 & 112:  
United States History 

HST 228: Vietnam War

Nancy Gray

ENG 99: Intro to College Reading & Writing
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ENG 108: Critical Reading Strategies
ENG 111: Composition

 

Mark Holley

ANT 102: Underwater Archaeology
ANT 201: Nautical Archaeology I

David Hosler

CIT 243: Cloud Technologies
CIT 256:  Linux I
CIT 257:  Linux II

Robb Houston

ENV 111: Physical Geology
ENV 112: Historical Geology
ENV 131: Oceanography
ENV 270A: Michigan Basin Geology

Michael Jacobson

ENV 117: Meteorology and Climatology

Bronwyn Jones

ENG 111 & 112: Composition

Kari Kahler

 PSY 100: Career Exploration & Planning

Gary Klotzbach

PHL 105: Critical Thinking

Chris Kuchuris

PHL 202: Contemporary Ethical Dilemmas

Janet Lively

   EDU 100: College
   Success

   ENG 107: Academic
   Study Methods

ENG 112: Composition

ENG 220: Technical Writing

Deb Maison

  PSY 101: Introduction to Psychology

Brian Majerczyk

PSY  101:  Intro to Psychology

Brian McCall

   HST 212: African-
   American History

   HST 230: History of 
   
Michigan

Regis McCord

PSY 250: Abnormal Psych

Mella McCormick

PHL 101: Introduction to Philosophy

PHL 202 Contemporary Ethical Dilemmas

Kristy McDonald

BUS 231: Professional Communications

Benjamin Minor

MNG 100: Intro to Marine Engineering

Mindy Morton

 HST 111 & 112: United States History
 HST 213: American Women's History 
 

Jim Nelson

MTH 121: College Algebra

Susan Odgers

 PSY 225: Human Sexuality

Barcley Owens

 ENG 112: Composition

Dianne Owens

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

Nancy Parshall

  ENG 107: Academic
  Study Methods

  ENG 108: Critical
  Reading Strategies

ENG 111: Composition

Deb Pharo

MTH 120: Mathematical Explorations

Joe Pomerville

GEO 101: Introduction to Geography
GEO 108: Geography of U.S. & Canada
GEO 109: World Regional Geography

Rebecca Richardson

MTH 120: Mathematical Explorations

Sean Ruane

PSY 101: Intro to Psychology

Kristen Salathiel

ENG 99: Intro to College Reading & Writing
ENG 108: Critical Reading Strategies
ENG 111: Composition

Caroline Schaefer-Hills

ART 100: Art Appreciation
ART 131: 2-D Design

Karl Schroeder

MNG 100: Intro to Marine Engineering

Jason Slade

MFG 111: Math for Manufacturing

Jay Smith

 EGR 101: Introduction to Engineering

Marjory Smith

ENG 241: Mythology

Shilo Smith

PSY 101: Introduction to Psychology
PSY 223: Social Psychology

Elizabeth Sonnabend

MKT 201: Principles of Marketing
MKT 241: Principles of Advertising

Dave Sprenkle

ENG 111: English Composition

Melissa Sprenkle

ENG 111 & 112: English Composition
ENG 254: Shakespeare

 

Michael Stivani

MTH 122: Trigonometry

John Sullivan

ENV 140: Watershed Science

Michael Torre

ART 100:  Art Appreciation   
ART 111 & 112: Art History

Sarah Wangler

ENG 111 & 112: Composition
ENG 241: Mythology
ENG 221: Creative Writing

Megan Ward

ENG 265: Science Fiction and Fantasy

Anthony Weber

PHL 202:  Contemporary Ethical Dilemmas

 

Ryan Wilson

   ENG 111 & 112: 
  Composition