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Hazelnuts being poured into processing machine

Wisconsin, Upper Midwest Look To Crack Into Commercial Hazelnut Production

Researchers Tout Hazelnuts For Economic, Environmental Benefits

…sucked away into an aspirator. The nuts are being processed at the Northland College Hulings Rice Food Center in Ashland. Chediack said the work is part of a larger effort to create a sustainable hazelnut industry from the American hazelnut, which grows wild in northern Wisconsin. “The European hazelnut doesn’t…

What to Expect on a Campus Visit (& How to Get the Most Out of It!)

…the college and its academics, athletics, campus life, etc. The responses you get from anyone who is not an admissions counselor or tour guide will likely be more insightful and potentially even more valuable in your decision-making process. Visit Academic Departments While the campus visit is a broad overview of…

TWA Speakers Bureau

…the state. This program provides a good overview of the gray wolf’s biology and management in the state. Further detail on a specific topic can be added upon request. Canids of Wisconsin There are five species of Canidae found in Wisconsin: gray wolf, coyote, red fox, and gray fox. This…

Instructor Kate Ullman teaches class.

Northland First in Sustainable Curriculum

…majors and minors specific to sustainability—sustainable community development, one of the only of its kind in the country; humanity and nature studies; sustainable business; ecological restoration; environmental education; climate studies; and sustainable agriculture. A significant number of students work and research with one of the four centers focused on areas…

The first Sigurd Olson Environmental Institute Advisory Board gathers around a table.

From the Archives: Assembling The First Advisory Board

…Natural Resources, the Nature Conservancy, and environmental studies programs. The first meeting of the Advisory Board occurred in October 1972, and they gathered in the Kohler Lounge of Northland College’s Memorial Hall. Sigurd Olson, an honorary member of the Board, offered introductory remarks. He opened by declaring, “This Institute is…

Northland College campus

Resident Behavior

…always remember they do not have the right to disturb another person. Academics must come first. Individuals who consistently violate noise/quiet hours policies could have instruments, noisemakers, etc. impounded into storage for no less than one full term and/or could face other disciplinary actions. Cleanliness Since Residential Life does not…

Northland College Commencement bike ride

Student Handbook

…their behavior to standards of conduct that are designed to protect the health, safety, dignity, and the rights of all. The aim of Northland College’s student policies is to balance all these rights, responsibilities, and community values fairly. Learn about Northland’s student policies on: Academics Student Rights FERPA Residential Living…

Northland College alumnus Luis Victoria

Victoria Joins Oakland A’s

Luis Victoria '17 Coordinates educational and cultural programming for Latin American players.

Julie Buckles Luis Victoria ’17 Coordinates educational and cultural programming for Latin American players. Luis Victoria ’17 studied business and sports management and sustainable entrepreneurship, minored in psychology, played baseball, and earned an internship with the Kansas City Royals in the Dominican Republic while he was a student at Northland….