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NOV19Religion prof elected president of fellowshipNorthwestern College religion professor Dr. John Hubers has been elected to serve as president of the Midwest Mission Studies Fellowship.
NOV19Northwestern to present Christmas VespersThe Northwestern College music department will present its Christmas Vespers service Saturday, Dec. 6, at 7 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 7, at 3 p.m.
NOV12History professor contributes to journalAn essay written by Duane Jundt, lecturer in history at Northwestern, has been published in the Theodore Roosevelt Association Journal.
NOV10NWC named among most adoption-friendlyNorthwestern is making its fourth appearance on the Best Adoption-Friendly Workplaces education list by the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption.
NOV5Sexual assault prevention expert to speakDr. John Foubert, one of the nation’s leading authorities on rape and sexual assault prevention, will speak in chapel on Nov. 17.
NOV5Genetics, molecular & cellular biology majorBeginning next fall, Northwestern College will offer a major in genetics, molecular biology and cellular biology.


Befus writes about Business as Mission
Befus writes about Business as MissionAn article about "Business as Mission" projects by NWC professor David Befus has been included on a blog from the Denver Institute for Faith and Work.
OCT29Symphonic Band to perform at NorthwesternThe Northwestern College Symphonic Band will present a concert on Friday, Nov. 14, at 7:30 p.m. in Christ Chapel.
OCT29Artist and poet James Tughan to visit NWCJames Tughan will visit Northwestern College Nov. 10-11 as part of the Ronald R. Nelson Scholars and Artists in Residence Program.
OCT28Northwestern College to host juried art exhibitTwenty-two regional artists will be featured in an exhibit at Northwestern College’s DeWitt Theatre Arts Center Nov. 13-22.
OCT22Theatre professor honored by alma materDr. Robert Hubbard, a professor of theatre and speech at Northwestern, was inducted into the Minot State University Academic Hall of Fame.
OCT22Senior to present exhibit on art appropriationEmilee Berry, a senior art/graphic design major, will display her mixed media pieces in the college’s Te Paske Gallery Nov. 3–7.
OCT16International student to presentNorthwestern senior Patricia Daka will present a poster session at the NAFSA Region Four conference in St. Paul, Minn., Oct. 27–30.
NWC to present The Power and the Glory
NWC to present The Power and the GloryNorthwestern College theatre will present an adaptation of the Graham Greene novel in the England Theatre Nov. 13, 15, and 20-22.
OCT16Tenth Ave North concert to change venueThe location for the Tenth Avenue North and Phil Wickham concert at Northwestern has been changed to the DeWitt Physical Fitness Center.
OCT15Author to speak in chapel serviceJennifer Dukes Lee, author of “Love Idol: Letting Go of Your Need for Approval—and Seeing Yourself Through God’s Eyes,” will speak in chapel Oct. 27.
Northwestern to host Nursing Mini-Camp
Northwestern to host Nursing Mini-CampNorthwestern College will host a Nursing Mini-Camp for high school juniors and seniors Thursday, Nov. 20.
OCT8Northwestern to present Raider Days ConcertNorthwestern College’s music department will present its annual Raider Days Concert on Saturday, Oct. 25, at 7 p.m. in Christ Chapel.
Professors awarded sabbaticals
Professors awarded sabbaticalsNorthwestern professors Dr. Derek Brower and Dr. Keith Fynaardt have been awarded sabbatical leaves for research projects.
OCT8Morning on the Green scheduled for Oct. 25Northwestern’s annual Morning on the Green, a carnival filled with games and prizes, will be held during Raider Days homecoming weekend.
OCT8Theatre Preview Days set for Nov. 21-22High school seniors interested in theatre are invited to explore Northwestern's stage during Theatre Preview Days on Nov. 21 and 22.
Northwestern to honor former athletes
Northwestern to honor former athletesNine former Northwestern College athletes will be recognized at the Athletic Recognition Luncheon scheduled for Oct. 25.
Profs awarded endowed professorships
Profs awarded endowed professorshipsMitch Kinsinger and Lila Sybesma have been appointed by the college's Board of Trustees to endowed professorships.
OCT1Navajo Christian leader to speak at NWCMark Charles, a Christian leader who works for reconciliation on behalf of Native Americans, will speak in Northwestern’s chapel Oct. 13 and 14.
OCT1English professor to present at conferenceKim Van Es, lecturer in English, will give a presentation at the annual Iowa Council of Teachers of English conference Oct. 9.
Northwestern theatre to present children's play
Northwestern theatre to present children's play“Tales of the Kingdom” will be presented by Northwestern College theatre Oct. 24 at 7 p.m. and Oct. 25 at 4 p.m. in the Allen Theatre.
Northwestern to present alumni awards
Northwestern to present alumni awardsNorthwestern will present three of its alumni with awards recognizing their service during the college’s Raider Days celebration Oct. 25.


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