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Thank you Essentia Health Community Grants for funding a creative movement dance class at both Northwood Campuses for our residential students to enjoy on the weekends! In partnership with the Minnesota Ballet and the incredible Suzie Baer, our students will have the opportunity to dance their hearts out each and every week. Thanks to Tonya […]
Thanks so much to our local Chapter 6 of Disabled American Veterans of MN! They dropped off a whole bunch of imperishable food items for our backpack program at Merritt Creek Academy. Our students will be able to take food home to share with their families every weekend thanks to their donations. What a selfless […]
Main Campus: Student: Lion Cubs Student Staff: Grace Renquist, Bears Counselor Support Staff: Ryan Winkler, Food Services West Campus: Student: Lillian, Timberwolves Staff: Chris Najjar, Oaks Counselor Support Staff: Autumn Dittrich, Insurance Specialist Congratulations everyone!
Toni Jurmu How long have you worked at Northwood? What’s your position? In September 2019, I started with Northwood as a temporary Admissions Coordinator. I transferred over to the Human Resources Department in December of 2019 as a Human Resources Coordinator and presently serve our employees as a Human Resource Generalist. What makes you want […]
Duluth experts discuss how to talk to kids about George Floyd, Covid-19 “I’m really worried about the health of our kids.” said Dawn Peterson, licensed social worker Written By: Melinda Lavine | Aug 19th 2020 – 6am. From the global pandemic to the death of George Floyd, there’s a lot to process, and these events may be more […]
Oh prom, it’s a night for ball gowns, dancing and a special dinner! Proms have changed over the years – no one has to worry about whether or not they’ll be invited to the prom. If you want to go, it’s your decision to make and you have a choice of going with a date, […]
We wish all of our family and friends a very Happy 4th of July!
This past fall, a number of students on the Eagle team participated in several community running events to promote healthy living, self-confidence, and exercise. The West campus recreation director has coordinated a number of these events and motivated a record number of our students to challenge themselves by running various distances through some of Duluth’s […]
“It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas, soon the bells will start, and the thing that will make them ring, is the carol that you sing, right within your heart!” This song celebrates that time when Christmas decorations start to appear in stores, public displays and, of course, Northwood! The children and staff have been […]