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Northland College leadership in virtual meeting

Nimble and Resilient

Northland College Carries On

President Karl Solibakke and Trustee Chair Chad Dayton met virtually with Strategic Director of Advancement & Marketing Communications Mary O’Brien to reflect on the challenges of the past year—and to look ahead. Mary: What measures were taken to successfully navigate this year? Karl: As an institution that prides itself on in-person classes, we had to…

Devil's Island Apostle Islands

Stewards of Tomorrow: Apostle Islands National Lakeshore (Session 4)

August 2August 5

Stewards for Tomorrow is for local youth 13-17 years old interested in exploring the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore and becoming a potential steward of the park. Our goal is to provide 50 local youth with the opportunity to experience the Apostle Islands and Lake Superior as part of the 50th anniversary of the park and…  Read More

Northland College student bikes through the woods.

Girls Empowered

August 16August 19

Girls Empowered is for girls 10-17 years old interested in getting outside, working hard, playing hard and learning what it means to be a confident steward of this Earth. For four days, we will share stories, learn stories of the area and make stories of our own! Each morning we will rise from our tents…  Read More

SOEI Youth Programs

Essential Eligibility Criteria

Essential Eligibility Criteria Know your skills as a participant. Sigurd Olson Environmental Institute outings and trips are open to all Northland College students, staff, and faculty who are able to meet the essential eligibility requirements listed below. Accommodations may be made as long as it does not compromise the health or safety of staff members…

COVID Pledge

Know Your Responsibilities COVID pledge. Please read this document carefully and review it with the participant before agreeing. If you have any questions, concerns, or feel that you have a condition that would warrant a waiver from wearing a face covering, please consult with the SOEI Youth Outreach Programs staff. As a participant of SOEI…

Devil's Island Apostle Islands

Stewards of Tomorrow: Apostle Islands National Lakeshore (Session 3)

July 26July 29

Stewards for Tomorrow is for local youth 13-17 years old interested in exploring the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore and becoming a potential steward of the park. Our goal is to provide 50 local youth with the opportunity to experience the Apostle Islands and Lake Superior as part of the 50th anniversary of the park and…  Read More

Devil's Island Apostle Islands

Stewards of Tomorrow: Apostle Islands National Lakeshore (Session 2)

July 19July 22

Stewards for Tomorrow is for local youth 13-17 years old interested in exploring the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore and becoming a potential steward of the park. Our goal is to provide 50 local youth with the opportunity to experience the Apostle Islands and Lake Superior as part of the 50th anniversary of the park and…  Read More

Devil's Island Apostle Islands

Stewards of Tomorrow: Apostle Islands National Lakeshore (Session 1)

July 12July 15

Stewards for Tomorrow is for local youth 13-17 years old interested in exploring the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore and becoming a potential steward of the park. Our goal is to provide 50 local youth with the opportunity to experience the Apostle Islands and Lake Superior as part of the 50th anniversary of the park and…  Read More

SOEI Youth Programs

Youth Offerings

For event descriptions, cost, and registration, click on an individual event. At this time, COVID protocols will be implemented for all summer 2021 programs. This includes masks worn at all times; traveling in vans at half capacity, double masked; staff and students will not attend if they have any COVID symptoms ; and, hand sanitizer…

SONWA

2020 SONWAs Announced

Top prizes awarded to Miracle Country and Butterflies Belong Here.

The Northland College Sigurd Olson Environmental Institute has announced the winning 2020 books for the Sigurd F. Olson Nature Writing Award (SONWA). Author Kendra Atleework has been selected for the top prize in nature writing for Miracle Country: A Memoir of a Family and a Landscape (Algonquin Books), an extraordinary account of a young woman’s…