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Sunset at Forest Lodge

Forest Lodge Educational Campus

…Rental Rates & Details Forest Lodge On Lake Namekagon. Northland College and the Cable Natural History Museum offer public tours of Forest Lodge. Explore the fascinating history and architectural design of the Forest Lodge Historic District. The estate is nestled among 872 acres of old growth forest in the heart…

Glass of beer sitting next to Cabbie's Tap logo.

Ten-cent Taps, Lasting Romance & Ida's Special Sauce

…Also, an added bonus, I met my husband there. He was not a student at Northland. That was in 1955. We have now been married for fifty-seven years and when we come home for Northland reunions, we also spent time at Cabbie’s. Tom Chvala 1958 As a student from 1955…

Northland College history professor and students

History

…international relations. History Putting the pieces together. History Major (BA) requirements History Minor requirements Erica Hannickel Professor of Environmental History Erica Hannickel Paul Schue Professor of History Paul Schue Brian Tochterman Associate Professor of Sustainable Community Development Social Responsibility Department Chair Brian Tochterman Art Biology Business Administration Business Management* Chemistry…

Collage of historical photos of the Bro Family at Northland College

The Bro Family

A Century at Northland College 

The Bro family at Northland College spans more than a century. The Bros have a rich history of adventure, lifelong friendships, love, connections, philanthropy, service, and finding one’s true calling. It is a story worthy of a book. Their Northland connection begins with Albin Carl Bro, the son of Swedish…

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Q&A with Helen Pent Jenkins, class of 2008

Northland, and the fall out of the 2008 financial crisis. TRAVIS: How did you decide to attend Northland College? What factors influenced your decision? HELEN: I chose Northland for a few different reasons. I really loved the small college population, the student-to-staff ratio, and the rural character of Ashland. I…

Northland College alum Stuart Barnes Jamieson

Supporting the Next Generation of Non-Profits and Their Leaders

Stuart Barnes Jamieson '81

…freshman year, I was double majoring in history and environmental studies, taking classes in ethics, sociology and anthropology, literature, and psychology. Kent and Pat Shifferd were huge influences upon my academic career at Northland as I explored the relationship between humans and the land across history, cultures and many other…

Sunset at Forest Lodge

Changing Climate, Changing Culture

Student-Led Conference at Forest Lodge

…and Northland College courses. “This conference was a great opportunity for us as Northland students to learn from each other. Our experiences are vastly different and we can bring so many alternative perspectives to the table as we talk about climate change,” Fisher said. Northland College senior Sarah Szymaniak said…

girl posing with Smokey the Bear

Fed Jobs Just Got Easier

…of its partners to facilitate the program. While partners are still being added to the list, Northland College is the only four-year college and one of the few institutions in the upper Midwest on the list, said Stacy Craig, coordinator of applied learning at Northland College. Northland College is located…

Northland College Women's Soccer TEam

A Winning Women's Soccer Season

Northland College Women’s Soccer Makes History Senior Maddie Wieland did not intend to play soccer when she came to Northland College. She had played her first two years at Buffalo Grove High School in a suburb north of Chicago but thought she had left soccer behind. But then she checked…

Northland College women's soccer team celebrates victory

5 Great Moments in Northland Athletics

Wrestling, Football, Volleyball, and Soccer

…City, California with his wife and still keeps in touch with his Northland classmates. 2. The College football team ended 1973 with a 7-2 record with Howard Rodney Warren ’75 rushing over a thousand yards. Warren was a pre-med student at Northland College. Later in his athletic career, he was…