• Burke Center researchers launch a buoy in Lake Namekagon to collect data on lake health

    Real-time Lake Namekagon Buoy Website Goes Live

    Discover the real-time pulse of Lake Namekagon. Hosted by the Mary Griggs Burke Center for Freshwater Innovation, this platform provides live data on water quality and crucial insights for homeowners, anglers, and researchers.

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Class of 2024 Commencement

Commencement Ceremony
11 a.m. • Ponzio Stadium

Festivities are Thursday–Saturday, May 23–25.

Come celebrate the Class of 2024 as they mark this important milestone in their lives! There are a number of events leading up to the Ceremony itself, and all are welcome. Whether you can make it to campus or not, you can still join us—the Last Lecture, Baccalaureate Ceremony, and Commencement Ceremony will all be livestreamed and recorded.

Northland College is a private, liberal arts college with a progressive focus on the environment and sustainability. We prepare students from across the United States and around the world for meaningful lives and successful careers. Founded in 1892, Northland College is located at the top of Wisconsin, on the south shore of Lake Superior. Adjacent to the Apostle Islands and over a million acres of national forest, Northland has an unparalleled living laboratory and natural playground just beyond our doors.

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Northland College 550 students

Northland College has a 10:1 student to faculty ratio.

93.5% of recent graduates are employed or in grad school

Why Northland?

A Leader In Sustainability

Northland College is a Local Foods Champion and Real Food Challenge Participant

Northland College is Divested from Fossil Fuels

Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC)

38 percent of Northland students participate in sports

NCAA Division III Sports

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