Mark your calendars and call your friends, it’s time to celebrate Northland College: past, present, and future. Fall Festival is a fabulous, fun, campus-wide celebration and reunion of alumni, families, friends, staff, students, faculty, and the Chequamegon Bay community.

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Schedule of Events

Friday, September 22

  • 10 am – 4 pm: Memory Lane: Northland Alumni Archives Exhibit
  • 4 – 5:30 pm: Alumni Careers: Mentoring Tables
  • 4 – 5:30 pm: President’s Club/Heritage Society Reception
  • 5:30 – 6:30 pm: Hulings Rice Food Center Dedication
  • 6:30 – 9 pm: Harvest Trail Dinner
  • 6:30 – 11 pm: Cabbie’s Alumni Welcome @ The Stagecoach

Saturday, September 23

  • 8 – 10 am: Alumni Board Meeting and Breakfast
  • 9 am – 6 pm: ICC Medallion Hunt
  • 9 am – 3 pm: Memory Lane: Northland Alumni Archives Exhibit
  • 10 – 11 am: Tie Dye with GAIL!
  • 10 – 11 am: Presentation & Book Signing with Ian Karl ’03 and adjunct faculty Toben Lafrancois, Under the Surface: A Photographic Journey of Hope and Healing in SOEI
  • 11 am – 12:30 pm: Alumni & Student Picnic on the Mall
  • 11 am – 3 pm: Forest Lodge Tour with MaryJo Gingras ’00
  • 2 – 6 pm: Volleyball Games in Chapple Family Gymnasium
  • 2 – 4 pm: LumberJacks Soccer Game in Ponzio Stadium
  • 2 – 3 pm: President’s Alumni Reception
  • 3 – 5 pm: 125th Convocation: Alumni Awards & Choir Performance
  • 4 – 6 pm: LumberJills Soccer in Ponzio Stadium
  • 5 – 6 pm: Celebratory Reception in Ponzio Student Center
  • 6 – 9 pm: Orange and Blue Alumni Dinner Party featuring the Voyageurs. Alumni Awards to Ori-Anne Pagel ’69, Andrea Robertson ’00, and Matthew Tanneberg ’10
  • 7:30 – 9 pm: Ashland Police vs. Ashland Fire Football Scrimmage in Ponzio Stadium

Sunday, September 24

  • 10 am – 12 pm: Chequamegon Unitarian Universalist Water Service
  • 2 – 4 pm: LumberJills Soccer in Ponzio Stadium

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See Lodging Options

Blocked Rooms Specials

Best Western The Hotel Chequamegon
(715) 682-9095
101 Lake Shore Drive W, Ashland, WI
City $166.59, Lake $175
12 Rooms
Kings, Double Queens
Reservation Deadline: August 21st

Super 8 Ashland
(715) 682-9377
1610 Lake Shore Drive W, Ashland, WI
$171+tax, Sunday is $141+tax
20 rooms
10 singles & 10 doubles
Reservation Deadline: August 21st

AmericInn Ashland
(715) 682-9950
3009 Lakeshore Drive E, Ashland, WI
$159.99-169.99
15 rooms
Premium Lakeview Rooms
Reservation Deadline: August 22nd

Quality Inn
(715) 682-5235
30600 US-2, Ashland, WI
60 rooms
Standard Rooms, Suites
Reservation Deadline: August 21st

Bad River Lodge & Casino
(715) 682-7121
73370 US-2, Ashland, WI
$70-100
21 rooms in block
Standard Rooms, Suites
Reservation Deadline: September 1st

Order a 125th Anniversary Calendar

To commemorate Northland’s 125th anniversary, we’re creating a 12-month academic year (September-August) calendar featuring rarely seen images of Northland’s past from the archives. Learn more and order.


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