NWC in the news

Master's in Counseling

Northwestern College is launching new master's degree programs in clinical mental health counseling and school counseling. The Sioux City Journal talked with program director Dr. Gregory Elliott about the need they will fill. (3/14/2022)

New and Improved

The Sioux City Journal told its readers about Northwestern's new Vogel Welcome Center and renovated Bultman Center. (3/14/2022)

Helping Afghan Refugees

The Sioux City Journal interviewed an Afghan family that has settled in Sergeant Bluff, Iowa, as well as Northwestern student Halima Shokuri, who fled Afghanistan herself and is now serving as an interpreter for a nonprofit organization helping Afghan refugees resettle in metro Sioux City. (3/13/2022)

Ukraine Heartbreak

The Sioux City Journal talked with Northwestern student Molly Ryan and NWC alum John Fernstrum, who both visited Ukraine on mission trips, about Russia's invasion of that nation. (2/25/2022)

To the King

When Northwestern's theatre department unveiled artwork that honors retired theatre professors Jeff and Karen Barker, the N'West Iowa Review was there and shared the story with its readers. (2/20/2022)

Batter Up

KMEG TV sports reporters took to the batter's box to see whether they could score any hits off of Northwestern softball pitcher Kameryn Etherington. (2/9/2022)

Loving Our Immigrant Neighbor

KMEG TV interviewed a Northwestern student and professor about the needs of Afghan refugees who are settling in the United States. (2/7/2022)

Growth Amid Challenges

The Christian Post interviewed President Greg Christy about how Northwestern's responded to the COVID-19 pandemic and its continued enrollment growth. (1/28/2022)

M.A. in Counseling

The N’West Iowa Review interviewed Dr. Gregory Elliott, director of Northwestern's new graduate programs in mental health counseling and school counseling, about the high demand for qualified professionals in both fields. (1/26/2022)

Leaving Afghanistan

Halima, a Northwestern student from Afghanistan, told about her struggle to return to the U.S. after the Taliban's takeover and about her subsequent work with Afghan refugees. The N’West Iowa Review attended her presentation at Trinity Reformed Church and shared her story. (1/25/2022)

Coaching Team

The Mitchell Republic explored the impact of head coach Kristin Rotert and assistant coach Macy Miller on Northwestern's women's basketball program. (12/28/2021)

Awarding Innovation

Northwestern's Center for Innovation and Leadership sponsored a competition in which students pitched ideas for a new non-profit or business. The N'West Iowa Review interviewed the winners. (12/15/2021)

Comeback Kid

KCAU TV's sports spotlight focused on Raiders quarterback Tyson Kooima, who was perfect during his first game back after rupturing his Achilles tendon at the end of last season. (11/3/2021)

Lifelong Learning

The N'West Iowa Review interviewed Erica Vonk, director of Northwestern's Center for Innovation and Leadership, about the college's new micro-credentials program. (10/21/2021)

Double Duty

KCAU TV profiled Jaden Snyder, who serves as both a punter and safety on the Northwestern Red Raiders football team. (10/18/2021)

Social Work Transfer Agreement

The N'West Iowa Review talked to Donna Van Peursem, associate professor of social work at Northwestern College, about a joint agreement with Northwest Iowa Community College that smooths the transition for NCC students looking to pursue a bachelor's degree in social work. (10/12/2021)

Progress Report

KLEM Radio interviewed President Greg Christy about new and renovated facilities at Northwestern, as well as the college's record enrollment and the achievements of its students. (9/22/2021)

Vogel Welcome Center

The dedication of Northwestern's Vogel Welcome Center on Sept. 17 was covered by the Sioux City Journal, which interviewed Frank Vogel, the lead donor for the new facility. (9/17/2021)

Expert Advice

Advice from Dr. Fan Fei, assistant professor of business, was featured on the MoneyGeek website regarding whether it's best to bundle auto and home insurance and how to search for the best auto insurance coverage. (9/3/2021)

Online Interpreting Programs

The N'West Iowa Review interviewed Professor Piet Koene about Northwestern's decision to offer legal and medical interpreting certificate programs online. (8/24/2021)

Football Pipeline

The Sioux City Journal covered the connection between Northwestern College and West Lyon High School, where the Raiders head coach Matt McCarty played football back in the late 1990s. (5/8/2021)

Brotherly Bond

Among the sets of brothers playing on the Northwestern College football team are Brett, Cade and Cody Moser. KTIV TV introduced the trio to their viewers. (5/8/2021)

Reason to Celebrate

KTIV TV interviewed President Greg Christy about the special meaning of this year's graduation ceremonies. (5/8/2021)

Dual Degrees

A mother and daughter shared the graduation stage during Northwestern's commencement on May 8: Kelli Bosch was awarded a Master of Education degree, and Emily Bosch, a bachelor's degree in accounting, business education, and secondary education. KTIV TV and the Sioux City Journal shared how the two were able to help each other achieve their goals. (5/8/2021)

Like Father, Like Son

Jay and Trevor Rozeboom both played in a national championship game for the Red Raider football team. The Sioux City Journal talked to the father-and-son duo about their family legacy. (5/7/2021)

The Intersection of Art and Science

The Sioux City Journal profiled Northwestern senior Ali Almail, who used his talents and knowledge of art and science to create an artwork titled "The Genetic Composition of Christ," based on the famous painting by El Greco. (3/28/2021)