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Forest Lodge Boathouse

Student projects save USFS $100,000, receive recognition

…just that—we open up the walls of the classroom and invite students into their community to serve” In 1999, Mary Griggs Burke conveyed her family’s Forest Lodge estate to the USFS via the Trust for Public Lands. Situated on 872 forested acres along the southern shore of Lake Namekagon, the…

Aerial view of Northland College water researchers

Burke Center Summer Student Research Symposium

August 17, 2023, 10:30 am12:00 pm

Come learn from the Mary Griggs Burke Center for Freshwater Innovation’s student researchers! A highlight of the summer research season, this symposium features presentations by the center’s student researchers to share the projects they have been working on this summer. The symposium also provides a great opportunity for students to…

CUUF: Belonging to a Place Through the Lens of Poets

April 14, 10:00 am11:30 am

…message “Belonging to a Place Through the Lens of Poets.” About the Message Poets work to shine light on the world. Let’s see how Mary Oliver, Wendell Berry, and other poets use words to transform our experiences and help us belong to a place. Raina Ungrodt and youth will be…

Careers in Psychology: Employer Panel

December 7, 2023, 10:00 am11:00 am

Mary Pardee—director, University of Wisconsin-Madison Division of Extension for Douglas, Bayfield, Ashland, and Iron Counties Sasha Voldberg ’21—guidance counselor, Ashland Middle School (Northland College psychology major graduate!) This event is integrated into Olga Miocevic’s 300-level Psychology of Adolescent Development course, but anyone interested in the topics and making valuable connections…

Apostle Islands

Stewards of Tomorrow: Island Adventures

June 19, 2023June 23, 2023

…weather dictated and dependent). Some of the stops will include stewardship projects guided by scientists and educators with the Northland College Mary Griggs Burke Center for Freshwater Innovation. Join us for five days on Lake Superior! Registration has closed. We hope your youth can join us for a future outing!…