Foreign languages news
Northwestern College will begin offering a fully online legal interpreting certificate in August.
Alyssa Currier Wheeler, a 2014 alumna, is Northwestern’s nominee for the 2021 Council for Christian Colleges and Universities Young Alumni Award.
Northwestern College has awarded tenure and promotions to seven members of its faculty, effective this fall.
Neftali Ramirez, a Northwestern College sophomore from Sioux City, has received the Promising ITR Professional Scholarship from the Iowa Interpreters and Translators Association.
Retiring Spanish instructor Rick Clark became the first three-time recipient of the Northwestern Teaching Excellence Award at commencement on May 11.
Three Northwestern College professors have been awarded tenure and promotions, effective this fall.
Two 2018 Northwestern College graduates, Virginia Kjer and Osiris Ordaz, presented their psychology research at the annual convention of the Association for Psychological Science May 24–27 in San Francisco.
Piet Koene, associate professor of Spanish, translation and interpretation, has been named the 2018 recipient of the Northwestern Teaching Excellence Award.
Three Northwestern College employees have been recognized as recipients of the college’s 2018 Inspirational Service Awards. The winners are Piet Koene, faculty; John Menning, staff; and Dr. Mike Wallinga, faculty/staff.
Nine Northwestern College professors will conduct research and pursue further study this summer with funding from the Northwestern College Scholarship Grants program.