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Archived press releases from August 2012

AUG31Road Race set for October 6Northwestern College’s annual Red Raider Road Race will be held on Saturday, Oct. 6, at 8:30 a.m.
AUG30NWC to celebrate Raider DaysNorthwestern College will celebrate Raider Days, the college’s annual homecoming weekend, on Oct. 6.
AUG30Northwestern to host nursing campNorthwestern will host a Nursing Mini-Camp for high school juniors and seniors considering careers in nursing.
AUG30Author to speak in chapelJanell Anema, one of the authors of “Letters to a Future Church,” will speak during Northwestern's chapel services.
AUG30Enrollment increases by 30Northwestern’s fall enrollment is 1,241 and has set records for transfer students and diversity.
Northwestern to host debate
Northwestern to host debateCongressman Steve King and challenger Christie Vilsack will debate in Christ Chapel on Thursday, Sept. 27.
AUG29Northwestern to host Preview DaysNWC will host 10 Preview Days this year to provide high school students with an introduction to the college.
AUG27Washington Monthly ranks Northwestern among nation's bestNWC is again ranked among the nation’s top-10 baccalaureate colleges.
NWC senior receives scholarship
NWC senior receives scholarshipCharlotte Richards, a senior religion major at Northwestern, has received a study-abroad scholarship worth $3,500.
AUG23Communications prof presents paperNorthwestern communications instructor Dayne Logan presented a paper during a conference in Chicago.
AUG22Nursing prof earns M.S.N. degreeCarol Kleyer, an instructor of nursing at Northwestern College, has earned her master’s of science in nursing degree.
Five join Northwestern's faculty
Five join Northwestern's facultyDr. David Befus, Dayne Logan, Dr. Sam Martin, Katherine Meyers and Yun Koung Shin join Northwestern's faculty.
AUG20NWC named among Midwest's bestNorthwestern has again been named among the best colleges in the Midwest by the Princeton Review.
AUG17Reconciliation advocate to speakDr. Salim Munayer, an advocate for reconciliation in the Middle East, will be a guest speaker Aug. 28 and 29.
AUG16Cafeteria remodel completedAfter a three-month-long remodeling project, Northwestern’s cafeteria re-opened Aug. 13.
AUG13NWC to exhibit work by N.D. artistWork by North Dakota artist Ryan Stander will be on display in the Te Paske Gallery Aug. 21 through Sept. 14.
Residents encouraged to enroll
Residents encouraged to enrollArea residents are encouraged to consider taking a course at Northwestern College this fall.
AUG8Education prof earns doctorateDerek Brower, an instructor in education at Northwestern College, has earned his doctorate degree.
AUG6NWC ranked among nation's bestNorthwestern is again ranked among the nation’s best colleges and universities by
NWC exceeds million-dollar goal
NWC exceeds million-dollar goalOver $1 million dollars was raised for the Northwestern Fund during the 2011–12 fiscal year.


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