February is the month of love so our Instagram photographer Mikaela Fisher (@mikaelanicholeee) set out to capture twenty-nine reasons—one for every day of the month—for loving Northland College. We’ve collected them into this one blog post. Follow us on Instagram @northland_edu. If you have others reasons to add, hashtag your photo #NorthlandCollege #29Reasons

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1. Local foods in the cafeteria

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2. Snow!

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3. The Apostle Islands Sled Dog Race. (Thanks @juliebuckles)

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4. The new fitness center and free classes.

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5. Short, scenic walks to class.

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6. Lake Superior is just one mile away.

Niina Baum at Apostle Islands Sled Dog Race

7. Our active students. (Thanks @julie_buckles)

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8. The Outpost.

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9. Free concerts by Northland bands, orchestra, and choirs.

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10. The ReUse room.

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11. The variety of student-faculty research opportunities.

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12. The Northland College Alliance drag shows.

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13. Compost pails in the dorms.

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14. Book Across the Bay.

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15. The new indoor climbing wall. (Thanks @hiredlens)

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16. The annual spring powwow.

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17. SNOFEST!

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18. The gorgeous spots to hike near campus.

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19. Bike friendly campus, complete with special storage areas.

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20. The new soccer and lacrosse stadium. (Thanks @wibuckeye)

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21. The Birkebeiner ski marathon and Brother Bear fund that helps students to compete. (Thanks @Kertwuestenhagen)

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22. Cozy spots to study in the Dexter Library.

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23. Our small, hands-on classes, with big impact.

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24. The Apostle Islands Ice Caves.

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25. Our connection with the greater Ashland community.

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26. Awesome art classes for everyone to enjoy.

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27. Coffeehaus concerts.

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28. The greenhouses. (Thanks @elleabelle00)

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29. All of our incredibly talented students.


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