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Archived press releases from April 2014

APR30Northwestern student wins logo contestA logo designed by junior art/graphic design major Claudia Bomgaars was selected as the winner of the Higher Learning Commission’s annual contest.
Northwestern to pin nursing graduates
Northwestern to pin nursing graduatesTwenty-five nursing seniors will participate in a pinning ceremony Thursday, May 8, at 6:30 p.m. in Christ Chapel.
APR23Students to serve over summerTwenty-one NWC students are members of the college's Summer of Service team and will serve as short-term missionaries this summer.
APR23Students to study abroadThirty-six Northwestern students will travel to Ecuador, Great Britain, Greece or Tanzania through the summer study abroad program.
APR23Bultmans to receive honorary degreesNorthwestern will award Dr. James Bultman, former NWC president, and his wife, Martie, with honorary doctoral degrees at commencement.
Student honored at research conference
Student honored at research conferenceNorthwestern senior Rachel Muilenburg won the most outstanding paper award at the Siouxland Social Research Conference April 15.
APR16Jazz Band & Percussion Ensemble to performNorthwestern College’s Jazz Band and Percussion Ensemble will perform a free concert on Friday, May 2, at 7:30 p.m. in Christ Chapel.
Students to present at honors conference
Students to present at honors conferenceThree Northwestern students will present their research at the Upper Midwest Region Honors Conference April 24–26.
Sioux County Oratorio Chorus to perform at NWC
Sioux County Oratorio Chorus to perform at NWCThe Sioux County Oratorio Chorus will present a concert in conjunction with Northwestern’s A cappella Choir on Saturday, May 3, at 7:30 p.m.
APR11Northwestern filmmakers win Best in ShowA filmmaking team from Northwestern College placed Best in Show at the eighth annual Prairie Grass Film Challenge at Dordt College.
APR11Author to speak in chapel April 28Glenn Van Ekeren, a 1974 Northwestern alumnus who is a prolific author and speaker, will speak in the chapel service on Monday, April 28.
APR9NWC orchestra and choir to perform concertNorthwestern College’s Chamber Orchestra and Women’s Choir will perform a free concert on Friday, April 25, at 7:30 p.m. in Christ Chapel.
Northwestern to host juried art exhibition
Northwestern to host juried art exhibitionNorthwestern College’s 47th annual Juried Student Art Exhibition will take place in the Te Paske Gallery April 23 through May 2.
APR9Northwestern to host book launching eventA new book about the history of Orange City will be on sale during a book launch event at Northwestern College Wednesday, April 23.
Northwestern student to present recital
Northwestern student to present recitalNorthwestern College senior Rebekah Stofer will present an instrumental music recital on Sunday, April 27, at 3 p.m. in Christ Chapel.
Northwestern students present at conference
Northwestern students present at conferenceFour Northwestern College students presented at the Iowa Writing Center Consortium Conference on April 4 at Morningside College in Sioux City.
Students and profs present at annual meeting
Students and profs present at annual meetingNorthwestern College students and professors will present their research at the Iowa Academy of Science’s 126th annual meeting April 11 and 12.
Professor and student present research
Professor and student present researchA Northwestern College professor and student presented their research projects at the Midwest Sociological Society’s 77th annual conference.
APR2Theatre students compete at Kennedy CenterTwo Northwestern theatre students will travel to Washington, D.C., to compete at the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival.
APR1NWC names new athletic directorAthletic Director Barry Brandt has announced his retirement, effective May 2015. Dr. Earl Woudstra will become AD this June 1.


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