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DEC18Student's play selected for festivalAn original play by junior Jacob Christiansen has been selected for a reading at a regional college theatre festival.
DEC17Northwestern recognized for student serviceNorthwestern College has once again been included on the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll.
NWC professors awarded research fellowships
NWC professors awarded research fellowshipsNorthwestern professors Dr. Jennifer Feenstra and Dr. Sam Martin will receive Endowed Research Fellowship grants from NWC in 2015.
DEC17NWC psychology prof presents researchNorthwestern psychology professor Dr. Laird Edman presented a paper at the 2014 Society for the Scientific Study of Religion conference.
Accounting program earns top marks
Accounting program earns top marksNorthwestern’s accounting program was ranked highly in a paper presented at the Christian Business Faculty Association annual conference.
DEC10Edman to participate in Oxford seminarsNorthwestern College psychology professor Dr. Laird Edman has been selected to participate in a series of research seminars in Oxford, England.
DEC10Music professor wins hymn writing contestNWC music professor Dr. Heather Josselyn- Cranson is the winner of a hymn writing contest sponsored by the Perkins School of Theology.
DEC8Northwestern named among best value collegesNorthwestern College has been named among the nation’s 50 Best Value Christian Colleges and Universities by Christian Universities Online.
DEC4Christmas Vespers service to be aired on KWITA recording of Northwestern College’s 2014 Christmas Vespers service will be aired Dec. 23 & 25 on public radio station KWIT, FM 90.3.
DEC3Communications prof earns judge certificationNorthwestern communications professor Ann Minnick has received speech judge certification from the Iowa High School Speech Association.


NOV26Northwestern chamber ensembles to performNorthwestern College chamber ensembles will present a concert on Dec. 12 at 7:30 p.m. in Christ Chapel. The event is free and open to the public.
Northwestern students to present one-acts
Northwestern students to present one-actsNorthwestern College directing students will present eight short plays Dec. 11 and 12 beginning at 7 p.m. in the Allen Theatre.
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.
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.
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.


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.
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.
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.


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