NWC in the news

Northwestern's Football Legacy

A story by the Sioux City Journal explored the impact of Northwestern's football coaches on their players—many of whom become football coaches themselves in area high schools after they graduate from NWC. (7/30/2016)

McCarty Prepares for Season

Northwestern's new head football coach, Matt McCarty, talks about his coaching influences in a profile by the Sioux City Journal. (7/7/2016)

NAIA National Golf Meet

The Sioux City Journal interviewed Northwestern men's golf coach Aaron Aberson about his team's trip to the NAIA National Championship, scheduled for May 24-27 at TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Illinois. (5/22/2016)

Beloved Employee Retires

KMEG TV profiled Kathy Meendering, the greeter and cashier for Northwestern's cafeteria who was known for remembering every student's name and giving needed hugs. Kathy retired in May after nine years at the college. (5/19/16)

Graduate Profile

James Rucker from Phoenix, Ariz., chose Northwestern College over a large university in his home state. Four years later, he is an honors graduate with three majors, experience lighting 12 plays, and plans to pursue a master's degree in mathematics. (5/15/2016)

"The Real Chaplain of Northwestern College"

The Sioux City Journal introduced its readers to Kathy Meendering, the food service cashier at Northwestern who dispenses hugs, is called "Grandma" by some, and greets every one of 700 student diners by name. (4/30/2016)

Spring Break Service

The Papillion Times interviewed Northwestern senior Kristin Schmiedt about her experience on a Spring Service Project trip to Compton, Calif., where she and other NWC students painted homes, provided labor and built relationships in the community. (4/25/2016)

Home Field Advantage

KTIV TV interviewed Northwestern baseball coach Brian Wede about improvements to the college's baseball field that--along with the Juffer Athletic Fieldhouse--give NWC some of the best athletic facilities in the NAIA. (3/23/2016)

Office Home

Readers get a tour of English professor Ann Lundberg's office in a column by Tim Gallagher of the Sioux City Journal. (3/15/2016)

Leap Year Baby

The story of the birth four years ago of Naomi Anderson, daughter of Northwestern's financial aid director Eric Anderson, is the subject of a Leap Year story by Sioux City Journal columnist Tim Gallagher. (2/29/2016)

Backward Shoes

Columnist Tim Gallagher of the Sioux City Journal reports on an innovative approach to an equipment need that is helping Northwestern wrestler Preston Hoebelheinrich. (2/12/2016)