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Northland College summer soccer camp

Youth Soccer Camp

August 12, 9:00 amAugust 15, 12:00 pm

Take part in this summer’s youth soccer camp. Camps are available to kids of all ages, genders, and skill level. Northland staff will teach the fundamentals of soccer and will strengthen individual skills. Register here for Little Jacks & Jills Camp (ages 4-7), Northland College Kickers (ages 8-14), or  Goal Keeper Camp (ages 8+). Camps are held…  Read More …  Read More

Northland College alums Derek Ogle and Tam Hofman

Alumni Association Recognizes Hofman and Ogle

The Northland College Alumni Association honored Tam Hofman ‘80 and Derek Ogle ’89 at the alumni dinner during its annual Fall Festival September 28-29. Hofman is a park ranger with the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, where she has been recognized for her interpretive work, receiving the National Park Service Freeman Tilden Award, the highest honor…  Read More …  Read More

Northland College summer soccer camp

Soccer Camp

August 12, 9:00 amAugust 15, 12:00 pm

Take part in the summer’s youth soccer camp hosted by Northland College, available to kids of all ages, gender, and skill level. Northland staff will teach the fundamentals of soccer and will strengthen individual skills. Mon-Thurs Aug 12-15 Little Jacks and Jills (ages 4-7) $65. Includes shirt and snack. Northland College Kickers (ages 8-14) $80.…  Read More …  Read More

Northland College alumnus Tiffany Kirsten stands with fellow activists along the border of Texas and Mexico

Careers in Social Justice, Conservation, and Public Service

SOEI Interns

The Sigurd Olson Environmental Institute has been a part of the Northland College student experience for the last forty-six years—from speakers, conferences, and campus events in the physical building to research and internships with one of the many outreach programs. Sigurd’s wife, Elizabeth, contributed $50,000 to the Sigurd F. Olson Endowment, a program to offer…  Read More …  Read More

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 a box on one of…  Read More …  Read More

Northland College summer soccer camp

Soccer Camp

Take part in this summer’s youth soccer camp. Camps are available to kids of all ages, genders, and skill level.…  Read More

Joe Rose

Alumni Assoc to Honor Gary and Kay LaPean & Joe Rose Sr.

The Northland College Alumni Association will honor Gary and Kay LaPean and Joe Rose Sr. at the annual Alumni Awards Banquet for their distinguished service and contributions to Northland College. The Alumni Awards Banquet will be held during the second annual Northland College Fall Festival at the Sigurd Olson Environmental Institute Saturday, Sept. 26 at…  Read More …  Read More

Northland Collge graduate Anthony Procik

Social Change and Nonprofit Work

Profile: Anthony Procik Graduation: 2015 Major: mathematical science Minors: physics and environmental law and policy Hometown: Algonquin, Illinois For Anthony Procik, every class and experience at Northland College was literally life changing. During his time at Northland, Procik’s dreams about his future fluctuated with each new interest he uncovered. But the experience that most influenced…  Read More …  Read More

Northland College sociology class meets at cemetery to collect data.

Sociology & Social Justice

Sociology and social justice will give you access to core issues and to fundamental truths about society and culture and the tools for understanding these issues. The faculty emphasizes statistics, field research methods, and sociological concepts in their classes every day. Some classes involve group projects, panel presentations, and outreach to surrounding communities. Our faculty…  Read More …  Read More

Group walking on the beach

Northwoods Community Survey

Over two million people live in the mostly rural counties of northern Minnesota, northern Wisconsin, and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Despite the many differences found throughout hundreds of rural communities, they all share similar climates, economies, cultures, and histories. Additionally, they are all dealing with the challenges of social and economic changes and ecological…  Read More