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APR23Northwestern students to serve over summerTwenty-one NWC students are members of the college's Summer of Service team and will serve as short-term missionaries this summer.
APR23Students to study abroadThirty-six Northwestern students will travel to Ecuador, Great Britain, Greece or Tanzania through the summer study abroad program.
APR23Bultmans to receive honorary degreesNorthwestern will award Dr. James Bultman, former NWC president, and his wife, Martie, with honorary doctoral degrees at commencement.
Northwestern to pin nursing graduates
Northwestern to pin nursing graduatesTwenty-five nursing seniors will participate in a pinning ceremony Thursday, May 8, at 6:30 p.m. in Christ Chapel.
Students to present at honors conference
Students to present at honors conferenceThree Northwestern students will present their research at the Upper Midwest Region Honors Conference April 24–26.
Sioux County Oratorio Chorus to perform at NWC
Sioux County Oratorio Chorus to perform at NWCThe Sioux County Oratorio Chorus will present a concert in conjunction with Northwestern’s A cappella Choir on Saturday, May 3, at 7:30 p.m.
Student honored at research conference
Student honored at research conferenceNorthwestern senior Rachel Muilenburg won the most outstanding paper award at the Siouxland Social Research Conference April 15.
APR16Jazz Band & Percussion Ensemble to performNorthwestern College’s Jazz Band and Percussion Ensemble will perform a free concert on Friday, May 2, at 7:30 p.m. in Christ Chapel.
APR11Author to speak in Northwestern chapel serviceGlenn Van Ekeren, a 1974 Northwestern alumnus who is a prolific author and speaker, will speak in Northwestern’s chapel service on April 28.
APR11Northwestern filmmakers win Best in ShowA filmmaking team from Northwestern College placed Best in Show at the eighth annual Prairie Grass Film Challenge at Dordt College.
APR9Northwestern to host book launching eventA new book about the history of Orange City will be on sale during a book launch event at Northwestern College Wednesday, April 23.
Northwestern student to present recital
Northwestern student to present recitalNorthwestern College senior Rebekah Stofer will present an instrumental music recital on Sunday, April 27, at 3 p.m. in Christ Chapel.
Northwestern students present at conference
Northwestern students present at conferenceFour Northwestern College students presented at the Iowa Writing Center Consortium Conference on April 4 at Morningside College in Sioux City.
APR9NWC orchestra and choir to perform concertNorthwestern College’s Chamber Orchestra and Women’s Choir will perform a free concert on Friday, April 25, at 7:30 p.m. in Christ Chapel.
Northwestern to host juried art exhibition
Northwestern to host juried art exhibitionNorthwestern College’s 47th annual Juried Student Art Exhibition will take place in the Te Paske Gallery April 23 through May 2.
Students and profs present at annual meeting
Students and profs present at annual meetingNorthwestern College students and professors will present their research at the Iowa Academy of Science’s 126th annual meeting April 11 and 12.
Professor and student present research
Professor and student present researchA Northwestern College professor and student presented their research projects at the Midwest Sociological Society’s 77th annual conference.
APR2Theatre students compete at Kennedy CenterTwo Northwestern theatre students will travel to Washington, D.C., to compete at the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival.
APR1NWC names new athletic directorAthletic Director Barry Brandt has announced his retirement, effective May 2015. Dr. Earl Woudstra will become AD this June 1.


Northwestern students to present recital
Northwestern students to present recitalSeniors Sarah Odom and Sarah Stofer will present voice and instrumental music recitals on April 12 and 13 in Christ Chapel.
MAR26NWC Symphonic Band to present concertThe Northwestern College Symphonic Band will perform a concert April 11 at 7:30 p.m. in Christ Chapel. The event is free and open to the public.
MAR24Cashore Marionettes to perform at NWCAward-winning puppeteer Joseph Cashore will present a performance of the Cashore Marionettes on April 8 in Christ Chapel.
MAR19Guest pianist Dr. Brian Lee to perform recitalNorthwestern will present a recital by pianist Dr. Brian Lee as part of its McGilvra Artist Piano Recital series on April 5 at 7:30 p.m.
MAR19Northwestern senior to present art exhibitLindsey Vander Velde will present her senior art exhibit in Northwestern's Te Paske Gallery March 31 through April 4.
MAR19NWC theatre presents African trilogy“Arlene: An African Trilogy,” the story of Sioux Center resident Arlene Schuiteman, will be performed April 11, 12 and 24–27 at NWC.
MAR19Award-winning author to visit NorthwesternNovelist Jessie Van Eerden will speak in chapel services and read from a selection of her work as part of the Deep Song Reading Series at NWC.
Northwestern students to present joint recital
Northwestern students to present joint recitalNorthwestern senior Megan Rustad and junior Matt Honken will perform a vocal and instrumental music recital on April 6 at 3 p.m. in Christ Chapel.
Northwestern promotes members of faculty
Northwestern promotes members of facultySeveral Northwestern faculty have been awarded tenure and promoted for the 2014–15 school year.
MAR13Northwestern to host Ethnic FairAn international buffet, fashion show and numerous dance routines will be presented during NWC's annual Ethnic Fair on March 29.
MAR12Symphonic Band to tourNorthwestern College’s Symphonic Band will perform in Worthington and Glencoe, Minn., and Brookings, S.D., March 27–30.
MAR12Senior art exhibit on display at NorthwesternNorthwestern College senior Kayla Vetter will display her artwork in the college’s Te Paske Gallery March 24–28.
MAR7Art major Jeriah Dunk to exhibit worksJeriah Dunk, a senior art/graphic design major, will display his work in Te Paske Gallery March 17–21
MAR7Hoey to present at online education conferencesDr. Rebecca Hoey, director of online learning, will present new scholarship about how to adapt curriculum and teaching in online classrooms.
Playwrights to present original one acts
Playwrights to present original one actsNorthwestern students will present 13 new one-act plays during the 19th annual World Premiere Festival March 21 and 22.


FEB26Author and psychologist to speak in chapelDoug Johnson, author and psychologist from Yakima, Wash., will speak in Northwestern College’s chapel services on March 17 and 18.
FEB26Northwestern choir to perform home concertNorthwestern College’s A cappella Choir will perform their touring concert in Christ Chapel on Friday, March 14, at 7:30 p.m.


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