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Student on Kiyi boat holding fish

Climate Change Impacts on Wildlife

Profile: Ryan C. Menebroeker Graduated: 2015 Major: biology and natural resources—fisheries and wildlife ecology Hometown: Tomahawk, Wisconsin Two weeks before graduation day, Ryan Menebroeker started his first day as a fisheries technician with the U.S. Geological Service, working a coveted position aboard the Kiyi Research Vessel on Lake Superior. Ryan

Northland College alum Bryan Rawlings and his son Northland College student Ryan Rawlings

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Two Generations of Rawlings Play Basketball

…huge surprise considering his dad Bryan Rawlings ‘79 played basketball at Northland College in the 1970s. In fact, Bryan Rawlings’ photo hangs in Kendrigan Center, an inductee in the Hall of Fame. “Basketball has definitely made us close,” Ryan said. “He’s my number one mentor, idol, role model, everything you…

SONWA winners

2016 Sigurd F. Olson Nature Writing Award Winners

Northland College announces Book Awards for Earth Day

…Mr. McGinty’s Monarchs, by Linda Vander Heyden with illustrations by Eileen Ryan Ewen (Sleeping Bear Press, Ann Arbor, Mich.) What Matters, by Alison Hughes with illustrations by Holly Hatam (Orca Book Publishers) The Lonely Giant, by Sophie Ambrose (Candlewick Press, Somerville, Massachusetts) Children’s Notable Books Mountain Chef: How One Man…

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MichRadio: Foxconn wants to divert 5.8 million gallons of Lake Michigan water a day

Is that legal? Peter Annin Answers

President Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan will be in Wisconsin this Thursday for the groundbreaking of the $10 billion Foxconn plant. The Taiwanese electronics company has promised thousands of jobs in Racine County and in return has been offered $4.5 billion in tax incentives. The plant will also require…

Northland College students help build a section of the Ice Age Trail.

Students, Faculty Add Muscle to Ice Age Trail

…positive impact on the broader community,” Ullman said. “Volunteer projects like the one with the Ice Age Trail provide the opportunity to bridge those interests.” The students—junior Hannah Figgins, majoring in sustainable community development, Amanda Haddock, an Ecoleague exchange student from Dickinson College, and sophomore Abigail Gentry and senior Ryan

Tulips outside of Ponzio Campus Center

2018 Honors Day Awards Recipients

…Departmental Awards and Honors Bobb-Beckstrom Language Awards Coriander Dehlin Ashton Meadows Steen-Tucker Award James Weber Henry J. Fitzgibbon Music Award Ryan Padrutt William Kelsey Howison Music Award Jennifer Franke Donald Albrecht Art Award Aliza Chavez Charles Twining Memorial Award Rudy Sevilla Barbara Bretting Photography Award Tim Manus ‘Peaceful Valley’ Barbara…

SONWA children's winning book covers

SOEI Announces Best in Children’s Nature Books 2018

SONWA Children's Book Awards

…Minnesota Press) Nature’s Friend: The Gwen Frostic Story, Lindsey McDivitt (author) and Eileen Ryan Ewen (illustrator) (Sleeping Bear Press) Robert Bateman: The Boy Who Painted Nature, Margriet Ruurs (author) and Robert Bateman (artist) (Orca Book Publishers) Trash Vortex: How Plastic Pollution is Choking the World’s Oceans, Danielle Smith-Llera. (Compass Point…

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17 Ways We’re Tackling Climate Change

…role in capturing runoff,” said Matt Hudson of the Burke Center, who is overseeing the project. Examining Climate, Atmosphere, and Wildfire Ryan Shadbolt, assistant professor of atmospheric and climate science, is examining interconnections between climate, atmospheric circulation, and wildfire, with a focus on the Great Lakes and Southern Appalachian regions….

Mary Johnson

The Search for Non-Toxic Materials

Chemistry Prof and Students Publish Results

…accomplish everything without falling behind.” Robertson says to stay tuned for more exciting projects coming out of his lab. *The Northland authors include Christopher R. Langsted, Samuel W. Paulson, John A. Aguirre, Emily J. Saumer, Amelia R. Baclasky, Kyle H. Salmon, Ariah C. Law, Ryan J. Farmer, Casey J. Furchtenicht,…