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Archived press releases from April 2011

APR28NWC to award 251 diplomas May 14Northwestern College will award 251 diplomas during commencement ceremonies Saturday, May 14.
APR28Students to study abroad during summerNorthwestern College students will travel to the Czech Republic, Germany, Israel, Japan and Turkey this summer through three-week study abroad programs offered by NWC faculty.
APR28Eighteen students volunteer for summer missionsEighteen Northwestern students will spend at least six weeks volunteering as short-term missionaries through the Summer of Service program.
NWC pins nursing graduates
NWC pins nursing graduatesTwenty-one NWC nursing seniors will participate in a pinning ceremony Thursday, May 12, at 7 p.m. in Christ Chapel.
CALL FOR ENTRIES: Flora of Our Place: Interpretations
CALL FOR ENTRIES: Flora of Our Place: InterpretationsThe Orange City Arts Council and Northwestern College's art department invite regional artists to submit work to the juried exhibition, "Flora of Our Place: Interpretations."
Sioux City Journal features student and pipe organ
Sioux City Journal features student and pipe organSioux City Journal columnist Tim Gallagher writes about student organist Laura Erickson.
APR21World-class jazz musician to be featuredJusto Almario, a Grammy Award-winning saxophonist, will visit Northwestern May 5 and 6, speaking and playing during chapel and soloing with the Jazz Band.
APR21Library director earns doctorateTim Schlak, director of Ramaker Library, will be awarded a Ph.D. in library and information science from the University of Pittsburgh on May 1.
Board meeting includes announcement of $2 million gift
Board meeting includes announcement of $2 million giftNorthwestern’s spring board meeting was highlighted by an announcement of a major gift to the college’s Imagine Campaign.
Feenstra case study recommended by national center
Feenstra case study recommended by national centerA case study developed by Dr. Jennifer Feenstra, associate professor of psychology, is being recommended by a national center.
Student-authored play to be performed
Student-authored play to be performed"The Bird Boy," by NWC junior Andrew Stam, has been selected for performance during Northwestern’s 16th annual World Premiere Festival.
APR14Symphonic Band to perform April 29Northwestern’s Symphonic Band will present its spring concert, “A Long Time Ago … Far, Far Away,” on April 29.
APR8Dahn compositions to be premieredDr. Luke Dahn, assistant professor of music, will have two of his compositions premiered this month.
APR7RiseFest to return to Northwestern's campus June 25Artists Lincoln Brewster, Superchick, Hawk Nelson and Go Fish will be among the musicians at RiseFest, presented by RISE Ministries June 25 at NWC.
Students present at research conference
Students present at research conferenceSeventeen NWC students gave presentations at the Siouxland Social Science Research Conference in Sioux City on April 7.
Student artwork featured in juried exhibition
Student artwork featured in juried exhibitionNorthwestern’s Juried Student Art Exhibition will be on display in the Te Paske Gallery April 15 through May 11.


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