Graduate success

Northwestern biology graduates enroll and excel at the nation’s top medical and graduate schools. From a missionary doctor in Malawi to a USDA entomologist to the many award-winning physicians and other healthcare providers, NWC biology alumni explore, understand and heal.

Recent graduates

Jordan Boekhout '13
Chiropractic student, Northwestern University of Health Sciences
Bloomington, MN


Sara Burmakow '13
Biology teacher, MOC-FV High School
Orange City, IA


Linden Figgie '13
Wilderness instructor, Coldwater Foundation
Grand Marais, MN


Craig Follette '13
Osteopathic doctoral student, Des Moines University
Des Moines, IA


Christine Haden '13
Biology teacher, Sioux Center High School
Sioux Center, IA


Andrea Hallberg '13
Molecular and cellular biology doctoral student, University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA


Gabriel Harder '13
Software product analyst intern, Infinite Campus
Blaine, MN


Amanda Hussman '13
Chiropractic doctoral student, Palmer College of Chiropractic
Davenport, IA


Katie Nelson '13
Medical student, University of Colorado
Denver, CO


Garrett Sterk '13
Phlebotomist, Avera McKennan
Sioux Falls, SD