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Karl Ivan Solibakke Northland College President. Tucked along the south shore of Lake Superior, Northland College is surrounded by the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore and the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest—more than one million acres of public lands that form a desirable and unforgettable ecosystem. Our location not only affords living laboratories for experiential engagement, but it
The Native American studies major focuses on indigenous culture and traditional teachings at the core of the program, with particular attention given to Lake Superior regional native history.
The Sigurd Olson Environmental Institute provides leadership in citizen science, outreach, and education on regional conservation issues while fostering the next generation of environmental leaders.
Sigurd F. Olson Journal Entries The Singing Wilderness. The Singing Wilderness, published by Alfred A. Knopf in 1956, was Sigurd Olson’s first book, and it was immensely successful, becoming a classic of American nature writing. For Sigurd himself, it was the culmination of a long and hard-fought dream. The journal entries and letters below, along with
Sigurd F. Olson Journal Entries Preserving the legacy.
Northland College is a private liberal arts college with a progressive focus on the environment and sustainability. Our innovative curriculum and distinguished faculty draw students from across the country who come to be a part of a powerful educational community. Every Northland student has access to unique courses, quality internships, hands-on experiences, and dedicated mentors.
Read Sigurd Olson speaches from 1927-1972.
Read the Sigurd Olson letters from 1930-1957.
Sigurd Olson (1899-1982) was acknowledged during his lifetime as a leader of the American environmental movement, an emblematic figure for a generation of activists.