Chalk it up to art

Heather Swinney decorates a sidewalk square with chalk for Gnar House of Maple Hall in Northern Michigan University’s Academic Mall Monday afternoon for a Sidewalk Chalk Competition held as part of this week’s homecoming events. Homecoming festivities will continue with the Homecoming Parade at 5:30 p.m. Friday. The parade will begin on Fair Avenue, turn left on Third Street, turn left onto Hewitt Street and travel back down Front Street. Homecoming week will conclude with the NMU football game against Davenport University at 1 p.m. Saturday. (Journal photo by Trinity Carey)
NMU students adorn the sidewalk with art. (Journal photo by Trinity Carey)
A sidewalk square decorated to represent the homecoming theme for a Northern Michigan University resident hall is seen. Residents participated in a Sidewalk Chalk Competition Monday afternoon as part of this week’s homecoming events. (Journal photo by Trinity Carey)


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