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Fall Festival

…No refunds for cancelations. Substitutions available until September 23. Campus rules and quiet hours enforced by campus security. Arrival Times Friday, September 27 between 2 – 8 pm Saturday, September 28 between 8 am – 6 pm Check-In & Departure Registration Table in Ponzio Campus Center Site clear by noon…

Sunset at Forest Lodge

Forest Lodge Educational Campus

Related The historic Forest Lodge estate is located eight miles east of Cable, Wisconsin, in the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest in northern Wisconsin. Nestled among old growth forest, this unique north woods retreat is situated along two-plus miles of Lake Namekagon’s pristine southern shoreline. Lake Namekagon is the headwaters of the…

Two people talk to each other while wearing a KN-95 and surgical mask in front of Wheeler Hall.

COVID-19 Campus Plan

…extenuating circumstances, on-campus housing will not be an option on the initial testing day. Students who live off campus will not be permitted to isolate or quarantine on campus. Campus Visitors Visitors and guests are allowed on campus and without specific approvals or permissions. All guests and visitors are subject…


Northland College Receives High Marks for Sustainability Achievements

…world for publicly reporting comprehensive information related to a college or university’s sustainability performance. Participants report achievements in five overall areas: academics, engagement, operations, planning and administration, and innovation and leadership. “STARS was developed by the campus sustainability community to provide high standards for recognizing campus sustainability efforts,” said AASHE…

Northland College Students at Apostle Island Ice Caves

Coolest School in the Midwest

Sierra Magazine Recognizes Northland for Sustainability Initiatives

…rating earlier this year in recognition of its sustainability achievements from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE). STARS, the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System, measures and encourages sustainability in all aspects of higher education.     Sierra Magazine Recognizes Northland for Sustainability Initiatives Located…


The Latest REFund Projects

…foster stronger relationships between various groups on campus by integrating sustainable priorities and practices at a more intrapersonal, day-to-day level. Northland College’s eco-reps aim to motivate the campus community to engage in positive behavior, as the vehicle for change regarding all tiers of sustainability. A significant goal is to inspire…


Safety & Security

…on the second floor of Mead Hall. Services include: Provides 24 hour walking escort service Provides campus-wide security services Responds to all on-campus emergencies Documents incidents and communicates appropriately to pertinent departments Important Contacts Emergency Dispatch: 911 Campus Safety (715) 682-1399 Campus Safety Supervisor (715) 685-8504 Duty Officer (715)…

Four eco-rep students outdoors

Eco-Reps at Northland College

…and ways to bring people together. They serve on the campus Sustainability Work Group and report to Director of Sustainability Initiatives Scott Grinnell. “Sustainability is vital to life—we’re helping spread the word and tell people why it’s important,” Beadle said. While the program will evolve with time, right now, they…

Northland College Bee Friendly Campus

Northland College Becomes First Wisconsin Bee Campus

Working to Promote Native Bees and Pollinators

…Education, receiving a STARS gold rating. Becoming a Bee Campus improves the College’s score even more. Northland College is the 47thcampus nationwide to become a Bee Campus. Bee City USA and Bee Campus USA are initiatives of the Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation, a nonprofit organization based in Portland, Oregon,…

Northland College graduate Aaron Schreiber-Stainthorp standing in a California vineyard where he directs sustainability.

From Grape to Glass

Making Wine Country More Sustainable

…and operates his own consulting business, Sustainability Squared. Buckles: I was just reading about Jackson Family Wines sustainability efforts in the New York Times. You take sustainability seriously. Schreiber-Stainthorp: We treat sustainability and innovation as synonyms. I’m part of a two-person team, leading our sustainability efforts for a company with…