Northwestern alumni catch up during homecoming weekend.

More than 16,000 Northwestern alumni live, work and serve around the world. As an NWC alum, you’re probably smart. Faithful. Courageous. Engaged with your community. Wherever you are and whatever you do, we hope you stay connected to your alma mater and know this: You always have a home here.

Kathleen Henderson (second from right) and her husband, Dan, (far right) teamedwith another couple to start a coffee shop that’s been named among the best in the United Kingdom.

Cup o’ Joe, Side of Community

Kathleen Henderson (second from right) and her husband, Dan, (far right) teamedwith another couple to start a coffee shop that’s been named among the best in the United Kingdom.

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A tweet by Holly Sanchez Perry led to a national drive that collected nearly 600,000 feminine hygiene products for residents of homeless shelters.

Dignity. Period.

A tweet by Holly Sanchez Perry led to a national drive that collected nearly 600,000 feminine hygiene products for residents of homeless shelters.

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Theatre and writing/rhetoric major Matt Hulstein now advocates for people who can’t afford private counsel as an attorney with Chicago Volunteer Legal Services.

Courtroom Drama

Theatre and writing/rhetoric major Matt Hulstein now advocates for people who can’t afford private counsel as an attorney with Chicago Volunteer Legal Services.

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Teacher and coach Dusty Meyn seeks to use what he’s learned from his experience with Kennedy’s disease to help his students.

Going for the Assist

Teacher and coach Dusty Meyn seeks to use what he’s learned from his experience with Kennedy’s disease to help his students.

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Dr. Alethea Stubbe, president of Northwest Iowa Community College, received the 2016 Outstanding Chief Administrator Award from the Iowa Association of Community College Trustees.

Presidential Potential

Dr. Alethea Stubbe, president of Northwest Iowa Community College, received the 2016 Outstanding Chief Administrator Award from the Iowa Association of Community College Trustees.

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Teams led by Jerry Hulsing, the 2016 National Girls’ Basketball Coach of the Year, have compiled a 485-118 record.

National Coach of the Year

Teams led by Jerry Hulsing, the 2016 National Girls’ Basketball Coach of the Year, have compiled a 485-118 record.

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Alene Wiebesiek began playing hymns by ear as a child. When she started accompanying congregational songs at Bethel Reformed Church in Davis, S.D., in 1948, she’d had only 12 lessons.

Soul Music

Alene Wiebesiek began playing hymns by ear as a child. When she started accompanying congregational songs at Bethel Reformed Church in Davis, S.D., in 1948, she’d had only 12 lessons.

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