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Archived press releases from May 2014

MAY23History prof to present at national park eventDuane Jundt, lecturer in history at NWC, will present at the Theodore Roosevelt Nature and History Association’s annual Birdwalk Celebration.
MAY21NWC honored for groundwater protectionFor the seventh year in a row, Northwestern has been recognized as a Groundwater Guardian Green Site for its environmental stewardship.
Prof to conduct summer research on aging
Prof to conduct summer research on agingBiology prof Tyrone Genade will conduct research on the neurobiology of aging with a doctoral student from Italy.
Psychology majors present at conference
Psychology majors present at conferenceThree Northwestern graduates and a senior will present at the Association for Psychological Science convention in San Francisco.
Two seniors receive Faculty Honors
Two seniors receive Faculty HonorsGraduating seniors Olivia Holt and Samantha Kleinsasser were recognized as the 2014 Faculty Honors recipients at commencement on May 10.
MAY10Teaching Excellence Award goes to MonsmaDr. Scott Monsma, professor of sociology, is this year’s recipient of the Northwestern Teaching Excellence Award.
International development certificate planned
International development certificate plannedNorthwestern professors voted to approve a new graduate-level certificate program in the management of international development.
MAY7NWC digital yearbook available in iTunesThe 2013–14 Northwestern College yearbook is now available to iPad users for free download in the Apple iTunes store.
MAY6Haverdink receives staff inspiration awardMarlon Haverdink, director of residence life, is the recipient of Northwestern's 2014 Staff Inspirational Service Award.
MAY6History prof receives faculty service awardDr. Doug Anderson, professor of history, is the recipient of the college’s 2014 Faculty Inspirational Service Award.
Northwestern honors employees
Northwestern honors employeesNew retirees and longtime faculty and staff were recognized for their years of service and accomplishments during a banquet held May 5.
MAY2NWC faculty awarded scholarship grantsEight professors will conduct research this summer with funding from the Northwestern College Scholarship Grants program.


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