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Mother loon and her chick

Wisconsin Loon Population on the Rise

Results of the 2015 one-day Wisconsin Loon Population Survey

…due to serious cuts in science staff, the WDNR was unable to participate and LoonWatch was left to hire a statistician. “We hope this gets remedied and we’re back working with the DNR for the 2020 Wisconsin Loon Population Survey,” LeMoine said. Results of the 2015 one-day Wisconsin Loon Population…

Todd Rothe standing in kitchen

Northland Announces Food Systems Center

Todd Rothe of Marengo to Manage Center Three years ago, Northland College set a goal to have its cafeteria serve 80 percent local food by 2020. The College did not want to start a farm or to compete with farmers. “We wanted to work with growers to expand the regional…

Forest Lodge Boathouse

Student projects save USFS $100,000, receive recognition

…estate includes fifteen log buildings that are listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The USFS has plans to restore all the buildings by 2020. The College signed a sixty-year lease agreement with the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest earlier this year for site programming, coordination and maintenance. This lease is…

SONWA winning books

SONWA Winners 1991-Present

Nature Books for Adults and Children

…a Family and a Landscape, Kendra Atleework Algonquin Books, 2020) An extraordinary account of a young woman’s personal story growing up on the eastern flank of the Sierra Nevada—and the reasons she returned to live there. • 2020 Children Butterflies Belong Here: A Story of One Idea, Thirty Kids, and…

ponzio campus center northland college

Celebration of Graduates

Class of 2020

…Gentry. Prayers of Gratitude Saturday, May 23 Our graduating seniors were invited to submit a sentence of gratitude for a person, place, or experience while at Northland. Stacy Craig and class of 2020 graduates Alison Lourigan, Seth Bayliss, and Evin Avery share them here. Class of 2020 Highlights…

Phot0 by Brad Thompson. 2021 loonwatch winning photo of loon and chick.

Loon Appreciation Week and Poster

…be judged on innovative handling of the subject, expression, accuracy, mood, concept, craftsmanship, and reproducibility. Entries must be postmarked on or before September 14, 2020. The winner will be notified by mail by November 30, 2020. In exchange for the use of winning artwork, the artist will receive prominent credit…

Wildlife icons to illustrate wildlife reearch.

Wildlife Research Lab

…space is shared with Professor of Forestry Jonathan Martin as a way to spur conversation across disciplines. Working with faculty and collaborators, students have co-authored several papers with more in review. Predicting Livestock Depredation Risk by African Lions European Journal of Wildlife Research, January 2020 Reducing human-wildlife conflicts by analyzing…

Peter Annin at beach

Peter Annin Recognized for Excellence

Great Lakes Protection Fund Awards Journalists and Media Outlets

Great Lakes Protection Fund Awards Journalists and Media Outlets The Great Lakes Protection Fund—the world’s first ecosystem endowment—named three individuals and three organizations as recipients of the 2020 Great Lakes Leadership Award for Communication Excellence. This award celebrates the recipients’ outstanding storytelling efforts— better connecting their audiences to the…

ASHLAND, WI #blacklivesmatter Protest

Commitment to Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Faculty Recommended Reading List

…African-Native American Lives in the Americas, Gabrielle Tayac (ed.), 2009. “Slave Patrols: An Early Form of Policing,” Chelsea Hansen. On the Beat Blog, 10 July 2019. “Decolonizing the University Lorgia García-Peña, Mordecai Lyon. Boston Review, 2 June, 2020. Erica Hannickel Associate Professor of Environmental History For the past few weeks,…

Northland College Campus

Northland Remains Vigilant

Presidential Update

…I anticipate remaining in close communication with city officials during the 2020-21 academic cycle. The wide-ranging protocols to safeguard the campus community are based on recommendations from Johns Hopkins University, the Center for Disease Control, and the American College Health Association. Also, we are maintaining a close working relationship with…