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Northland College chemistry prof and students in lab.

Your Gifts at Work

…Ruth E. Babcock Mackie Memorial Scholarship Peder Madsen Work Study Award Irwin Maier Scholarship Caroline Mark Endowed Scholarship D. Clare Marquette Scholarship Caroline Marshall Work Study Award Nancy D. & Robert R. Martin Scholarship Elaine Peroutky McIver Work Study Award Marion C. McIver Endowed Scholarship Mead Witter Foundation Endowed Scholarship…

Northland College students studied abroad in Iceland. In this photo they are hiking.

Study Abroad

Study abroad programs offer students an opportunity to explore and extend your learning beyond the classroom and beyond our borders allowing personal enrichment as well as career enhancement in all fields of study. You can explore your field of interest through research and professional development opportunities or academic coursework around…

Northland College students survey city

Sustainable Community Development

…acquire additional skills, and gain work and research experience through volunteering, internships, study-abroad opportunities, and employment in the Center for Rural Communities. The SCD major’s disciplinary range makes it attractive to employers in a variety of sectors. Past graduates have found immediate employment in governmental services, environmental consulting, urban and…

Northland College students ride bikes past solar panels

Sustainability

…Park Service and Friends of the Apostle Islands. Taking Medicine to the Woods Student Erick Marchessault conducted research on tick-born illnesses at the Mabel Cora Maxwell Nature Study Area, an outdoor classroom for faculty and students for research and stewardship work. Read more» Saving Martens Students and researchers are working…

Northland College graduation cap decorated with solar panels

A Future in Solar

Loucks '18 to hold first paid sustainability internship for City of Ashland

…similar Northland was to Conserve, and that’s what lead me to apply. Q. What’s next for you? A. This summer I am working for the City of Ashland as their first sustainability intern in the Planning and Development department. I will also be continuing my work at the Center for…

Northland College faculty eat at outdoor buffet

USDA awards CRC funding to study regional food system   

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) has awarded the Northland College Center for Rural Communities (CRC) nearly $310,000 for a four-year research project focused on how to strengthen the community food system in Ashland and Bayfield counties. “The goal of this study is to…

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"A Dreamer and a Doer" Cleans the Ravine

…the work. Koski is already looking to turn this project into a work-study position after he finishes next summer. “After I’m gone I trust that people will be committed working on this project,” he said. “Future students will have to care and I know those students will be at Northland.”…

Northland College goalie blocks puck

Meet the Next Sustainable Entrepreneur

By Sean Devlin, ’15 Jesse DiLillo didn’t come to Northland College to be a sustainable entrepreneurship major, and he certainly never expected to take on the role of goaltender for men’s soccer. He was coming to play goaltender for the LumberJack ice hockey team and to study business. “I have…

From Treaty Rights to Oyster Flights

…a time when people in the industry didn’t understand why sustainability mattered.” She spent the next fifteen years of her life developing and implementing sustainable seafood production practices nationwide. At Northland, Smith held a summer internship at Great Lakes Indian Fish and Wildlife Commission working on mercury and fish consumption…

Students measure waves at beach

Northland-Geology

…a public school price. Loading… Program Highlights Build Your Foundation with Core Classes Students will study everything from physical geology to sediments and soils, hydrology and geochemistry, geomorphology, minerals and rocks, tectonics and structural geology, and other related fields. Study in the Classroom and in the Field Your classroom studies…