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Northland alum works on basketry.

Basketry Demonstration with April Stone and Liandra Skenandore

March 17, 6:00 pm8:00 pm

…(an enrolled citizen of the Oneida Nation of Wisconsin, and also belongs to the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation, Muscogee Creek Nation, and Seminole Nation of Oklahoma), Northland College alumna, apprenticed with April from November 2019 to June 2021 through funding provided by the Native Arts and Cultures Foundation. By working…

Northland College Ponzio Campus Center in winter

Sedition and Insurrection at the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021

A Statement from Northland College Faculty

A Statement from Northland College Faculty The grievous attack on the United States Capitol on the sixth of January 2021, has left many Americans searching for a way to heal and reform national politics, and rededicate to our country’s commitment to ensuring equality for all. Northland College was founded on…

The Northland College Class of 2021 sits with President Miller for a class photo

The Class of 2021

Welcoming 232 New Students

Northland College welcomed 232 new students—the largest freshman class in sixteen years—September 8, with a ceremonial walk across Fenenga Bridge, convocation address, the revival of the Northland College pep song, and Everybody party, sponsored by the Northland College Student Association.   Welcoming 232 New Students…

graphic for pandemic issue of Northland College magazine

Northland College Spring 2021 Issue

Grit is a firmness of character and indomitable spirit, an understated quality that shows itself in the face of challenge and adversity. There are many words we use to describe ourselves—scrappy, nimble, resilient, gutsy. We chose grit for the cover because it carries the weight to describe the Northland community…

Cool School Badge

Northland Named “Cool School” in 2021

Sierra’s Top-100 List for Sustainability in Higher Ed

Sierra’s Top-100 List for Sustainability in Higher Ed Sierra has again named Northland College a “cool school” in its annual top-100 list of sustainable colleges and universities. Northland College ranked seventy-third out of 328 participating schools—and remains at the top in Wisconsin and in the Midwest. While each institution on…

SONWA winning books

SONWA Winners 1991-Present

Nature Books for Adults and Children

…a World of Butterflies, Deborah Hopkinson, illustrated by Meilo So (Chronicle Books, 2020) A book that parallels the journeys of a young migrant girl and a monarch butterfly. • 2021 Adult Finding the Mother Tree: Discovering the Wisdom of the Forest, Suzanne Simard (Alfred A. Knopf, 2021) An insightful way…

Water Summit

…on Sept. 27, 2021 titled “Aversion to Diversion: Groundwater, Bottled Water, and the Great Lakes Compact.” Burke Center Director Peter Annin moderated the panel discussion with Todd Ambs, deputy secretary of the Wisconsin DNR, and Ken Bradbury, director of the Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey. More than 150 people…


Publications Reporting our data. Here are publications produced by the Center for Rural Communities. Click to view full reports or scroll down for publication summaries and links. For more information, contact us. Growing the Local Food Economy (August 2021) Climate Change Adaptation Planning Guide (May 2019) 25 x 25 Plan…

Graduates celebration at commencement

Consumer Information

…189 121 102 89 69 81 2018 145 106 88 72 55 2019 165 109 88 75 2020 149 109 92 2021 124 92 2022 122 Cohort Retention and Graduation Rates Entering Year Entering Cohort 2nd Fall Retention 3rd Fall Retention 4th Fall Retention 4 Yr Grad 5 Yr Grad…