Search Results

Searched for: 2019 12 03
Northland student holds biological specimen

World Solutions Via Evolutionary Biology

Jessica Mohlman Accepts Dream Job

…a biologist would remain simply that—dreams.” UPDATE (March 2019): Jessica went on to earn her master in wildlife ecology and management and in March 2019, accepted her dream position as a data specialist for the Bonobo Congo Biodiversity Initiative through the Zoological Society of Milwaukee. Jessica Mohlman Accepts Dream Job…

Northland College student Andy Kasun stands with his winning academic poster

Burke Center Student Researchers Take Top Prizes

Kasun and Ulman Showcase Freshwater Research at AGU

…opportunities they provided me. Almost everything I know about the work I do is because of their dedicated mentorship.” Kasun and Ulman both received a plaque and AGU membership for 2019. In addition, Kasun received a travel grant to attend the 2019 AGU fall meeting. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=03X_OvHWIS0 Kasun and Ulman Showcase…

House Window With Damp And Condensation

Energy Usage Database

…8, 2019). Mooney, M. and Sigrin, B. (2018) Rooftop Energy Potential of Low Income Communities in America REPLICA. National Renewable Energy Laboratory. https://dx.doi.org/10.7799/1432837Available at: https://data.nrel.gov/submissions/81 (Accessed June 21, 2019). National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) (n.d.) Solar For All [Online]. Available at: https://maps.nrel.gov/solar-for-all/ Sigrin, B.O. and Mooney, M.E. 2018 Rooftop Solar…

2019 SONWA Winning books, To Speak for the Trees and The Boy Who Grew a Forest

Sigurd F. Olson Nature Writing Awards Announced

The Northland College Sigurd Olson Environmental Institute has announced the winning 2019 books for the Sigurd F. Olson Nature Writing Award (SONWA). Author Diana Beresford-Kroeger has been selected for the top prize in nature writing for her autobiographical release, To Speak for the Trees: My Life’s Journey from Ancient Celtic…

Water Summit

…organizations for supporting the 2016 summit: George and Jane Shinners The Joyce Foundation The Brico Fund The Fund for Lake Michigan 2019 Water Summit Water quality on the south shore of Lake Superior. 2016 Water Summit The Great Lakes Restoration Initiative. 2019 Summit Photo Gallery 2016 Photo Gallery Related Stories…

Scratchboard of two wolves

TWA Selects 2019 Wolf Awareness Poster Art

The Timber Wolf Alliance announced it has selected the work of Diane Versteeg for its 2019 Wolf Awareness Week poster. Versteeg’s work was selected in 2004, as well. Versteeg of Spokane, Washington, has worked as an animal keeper in zoos, wildlife sanctuaries, and animal shelters for more than forty years….

Yearbook photo of Don Chase

2019 Alumni Awards Announced

The Northland College Alumni Awards Program has announced the 2019 alumni awards plus the addition of one honorary alumnae. Don Chase ‘62, Lifetime Achievement Award This award was created to fit the incredible dedication and persistence of Don Chase ’62. Don has served Northland College for more than sixty years…

Ojibwe Coloring Books

Northland Grad Pens, Illustrates Ojibwe Coloring Books

WHSP Publishes Ojibwe Traditions

…in March at Northland College as part of the Indigenous Cultures Awareness Month. Author events are being planned for 2019 in partnership with Northland College and the Apostle Island Booksellers in Bayfield. Check here for event updates in the new year. Find them through your favorite bookseller or by visiting…

Eau Claire solar garden, photo taken by PJ Nelson

In a Bold Step Forward, Students Purchase Solar Shares

Solar will provide power to CSE

…society as a whole,” said Jenise Swartley, NCSA president. The solar garden is scheduled to be built in fall 2019 on Xcel-owned land near their Ashland Service Center, just off Farm Road in the city of Ashland. Until then, NCSA owns shares in the Eau Claire Community Solar Garden that…

Northland College student collects data for bat research

Monitoring Bats by Sound

The Great Lakes Inventory and Monitoring Network Employs Students for Bat Research

…parks in 2017. The Great Lakes Inventory and Monitoring Network is looking to continue the project into the foreseeable future and will hire eight seasonal employees for the summer of 2019.   Photo: Taylor Pichler deploys a bat monitor on Stockton Island in the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore.   Patrick…