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Employer in the Foyer—Bay City Cycles

December 8, 2022, 12:00 pm1:00 pm

Ashland’s local bike shop, Bay City Cycles, will be on campus to promote the PAID Bike Month Internship they’re looking to fill. Stop by 12–1 p.m. to chat with Alex Faber, shop owner/manager to learn more or just to check out the cool wheels she’ll bring along! Want to know…

Northland College alum Shannon Franks

Using Science to Monitor Earth’s Changes

Shannon Franks '01, NASA Senior Scientist

Home state: New Jersey Major: Environmental Studies ‘01 NC Highlight: Internship with NASA Current location: Greenbelt, Maryland Employer: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Goddard Space Flight Center Occupation: Senior Scientist What I do: Study and improve metrics for monitoring forest disturbance and recovery How I got here. When I was…

Northland College alum Audra (Jung) Willing installing solar panels on top of a roof.

Climbing roofs? No problem.

Audra (Jung) Willing '05 uses outdoor ed skills for solar design

After college, Audra (Jung) Willing ‘ 05 moved to Seattle to work for the National Outdoor Leadership School as a wilderness field instructor and later as a program supervisor for the mountaineering program. Without Northland, she says she would have likely lived a different life. “I didn’t even know what…

Careers in Business: Stormy Kromer/Jacquart Fabrics Presentation

October 2, 9:00 am10:00 am

Calling all students interested in learning more about post-grad careers related to business administration/management, manufacturing, distribution, branding, and more! Gina Jacquart Thorsen, the owner and CEO of Jacquart Fabrics (which includes the Stormy Kromer brand), will be at Northland to present an overview of her company, what her role and…

Bird on a barb fence

Birdie Big Year: Elevating Women Birders

February 23, 7:00 pm8:00 pm

Northland College graduate Tiffany Kersten ’10 didn’t set out to do a big year, but after a series of unanticipated events, she spent 2021 traveling to all corners of the lower forty-eight states, tallying birds and gifting personal safety alarms to women she met along the way. Tiffany’s virtual presentation…

Menominee Quillwork Artist Dana Warrington—Brown Bag Lunch and Learn Presentation

February 10, 12:00 pm1:00 pm

…at the University of Notre Dame and the Eiteljorg Museum, as well as featured in American Craft Magazine, Southwestern Associate for Indian Arts (SWAIA) Publication, and The Indian Leader, the Haskell Indian Nations University newspaper. His awards include the 2021 “Defending the HomeLand, Best of Classification/ Diverse Art” from the…

Careers in Business: Virtual Alumni Panel

October 3, 11:00 am12:00 pm

…Current Employer: Evans Transportation Services Responsibilities: Currently tasked with the development and progression of the procurement side of truckload brokerage while mentoring and leading carrier procurement representatives to become successful contributors within the logistics industry Direction and leadership of the carrier side of the Evans Transportation Strategic initiatives, market analysis,…

Northland College alum Jennifer Granick

Veterinarian & Prof of Small Animal Internal Medicine

Jennifer Granick Hometown: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Majors: biology and writing with minor in chemistry ‘98 Occupation: veterinarian, assistant professor of small animal internal medicine Employer: University of Minnesota, College of Veterinary Medicine What I do: Teach medicine veterinary students, interns and residents. Perform basic science research on alternatives to antibiotic therapy…

girl posing with Smokey the Bear

Fed Jobs Just Got Easier

…Craig said. “Of all the internships, the federal system hires — they are the nation’s largest employer.” The Northland College Sigurd Olson Environmental Institute Executive Director Mark Peterson, who is assisting Craig in administering the program, noted that Northland is an ideal institution for the partnership. “Our long-standing focus on…