NWC in the news

Super Fan

KCAU TV interviewed Rodger Sherman, who is traveling the country to see the best college football games this fall. On Oct. 28, Sherman was in Orange City to catch the matchup of the NAIA's No. 1- and No. 3-ranked teams—a contest the Northwestern Raiders won amid wintry conditions. (10/29/2023)

A Gem of a Department

The Sioux City Journal talked with a Northwestern professor, student and alum to find out what makes the college’s theatre department so outstanding. (10/29/2023)

High Expectations

KCAU TV interviewed wide receiver Michael Storey, quarterback Jalyn Gramstad and Head Coach Matt McCarty while reporting that the Raiders are picked to win this year's GPAC title. (8/14/2023)

Battle Royal

A reporter for the N'West Iowa Review newspaper attended Hospers Hall's annual Cardboard and Duct Tape Battle, interviewing resident director Michael Simmelink and narrating the action. (5/9/2023)


KCAU TV attended the groundbreaking for a new residence hall at Northwestern College and reported on plans for the suite-style dorm that will house 157 students. (4/21/2023)

WWII in Comics

The N’West Iowa Review interviewed Northwestern history professor Dr. Michael Kugler about comic strips drawn by his father depicting World War II. Kugler compiled the artwork into a book, arranged for the originals to be featured in a Northwestern art exhibit, and spoke about his book at one of the Dutch American Heritage Museum’s “Author at the Museum” events. (4/18/2023)

Servant Hearts

Radio Iowa talked to Patrick Hummel, director of missions, about Northwestern’s Spring Service Partnership mission trips that take place during spring break. (3/1/2023)

Heart Walk

KTIV TV visited Orange City on Feb. 18 to report on the first Heart Walk held jointly by Northwestern College and the Orange City Area Health System. (2/18/2023) 

Winning Ways

Dakota News Now talked with Kristin Rotert, Northwestern’s head women’s basketball coach, about what it’s like to coach her nationally ranked team. (1/18/2023)

Theatre Festival Selection

Northwestern’s production of Life is a Dream was one of seven productions from seven states chosen for presentation at the Region 5 Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival. Read more about the play--and the students performing it--on the N’West Iowa Review’s website. (1/17/2023)

Championship Game Highlights

For a complete summary of the NAIA national championship football game won by the Northwestern College Raiders, watch this story posted by Siouxland News. (12/20/2022)

Athlete of the Week

Dakota News Now named Northwestern quarterback Jalyn Gramstad its Athlete of the Week after the former West Lyon standout led the Raiders to their third national championship title. (12/20/2022)

Special Bond

The Sioux City Journal introduced its readers to Noah Van’t Hof and Jaden Snyder, All-American safeties on Northwestern’s football team who have been friends since elementary school. (12/17/2022)

Team Bubba

KCAU TV told the story of Northwestern football player Jessen Reinking. Though sidelined for the season by cancer, he traveled with his teammates to North Carolina for the NAIA national championship game. (12/16/2022)

Servant Hearts

Northwestern’s football team did more than practice in the week leading up to their national championship game win. As KMEG TV reported, they also spent a morning volunteering at Durham Rescue Mission, sorting and distributing clothing donated for people who are homeless. (12/15/2022)