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Archived press releases from August 2010

AUG27Homecoming to include traditions and reunionsNorthwestern College will celebrate Homecoming Saturday, Oct. 2, with athletic contests, the Red Raider Road Race, the Morning on the Green carnival, reunions and more.
AUG26Professor to display retrospective of his artworkAn exhibition by Rein Vanderhill, “48 Years Making Images,” will be displayed Sept. 3 through Oct. 13 in Te Paske Gallery. A public reception is scheduled for Friday, Sept. 3, at 7 p.m.
AUG26Homecoming to include 4K and 8K racesNorthwestern College will hold its 17th annual Red Raider Road Race on Saturday, Oct. 2, at 8:30 a.m. as part of Homecoming.
NWC to host nursing mini-camps
NWC to host nursing mini-campsNorthwestern College will host nursing mini-camps for high school juniors and seniors interested in careers in nursing on Oct. 5 and Dec. 9.
AUG23Washington Monthly ranks NWC secondNorthwestern is ranked second in Washington Monthly’s 2010 rankings of the nation's top baccalaureate colleges. The rankings are based on the schools' commitment to social mobility, service and research.
Six join Northwestern faculty
Six join Northwestern facultySix new faculty bring a variety of experiences to the Northwestern community.
AUG18Crews complete summer improvementsNorthwestern's summer campus improvements included the razing of Heemstra Hall, renovating the cafeteria serving area, and creating a fire pit and sand volleyball court.
AUG16NWC ranked in top 10 by U.S. NewsNorthwestern is ranked ninth among 95 Midwestern regional colleges in the U.S. News Media Group’s 2011 edition of its Best Colleges guidebook.
AUG12Northwestern ranked among best by Forbes.comNorthwestern is listed among the top 15 percent of the nation's colleges and universities and ranked the ninth-best college in Iowa in the third annual America's Best Colleges ranking by
AUG4NWC named among Best in Midwest by Princeton ReviewNorthwestern is among the best colleges and universities in the Midwest, according to the Princeton Review.


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