NWC in the news

Unique Preparation

The March 2019 edition of Wrestling Insider News (WIN) Magazine featured Northwestern wrestling coach Rik Dahl and his approach to coaching—one that focuses on the development of the whole person and inspires student-athletes to live a "God-driven and inspired life." (3/15/2019)

Faces of the Fallen

The Sioux City Journal covered the senior art exhibit of Jaycee Vander Berg, an art/graphic design and criminal justice major who drew charcoal portraits of 12 law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty. (3/2/2019)

Drama Tour

When Sioux Center Sudan, written by Northwestern theatre professor Jeff Barker, got a 10-performance revival during the Drama Ministry Ensemble's spring tour, the Sioux City Journal was there to tell its readers more about the woman who inspired both the play and a book. (3/2/2019)

2020 Presidential Campaign

Northwestern students Emmalyne Farwell and Lizzy Johnston got to experience the advantages of Iowa's first-in-the-nation caucus when presidential candidate Julian Castro visited Orange City. The N'West Iowa Review shared their impressions with readers. (3/2/2019)

A Space for Science

A story by the Sioux City Journal details the impact Northwestern's new DeWitt Family Science Center will have on the college's health and natural science programs. (2/26/2019)

NWC's Senior Post Player

KDLT TV's profile of Darbi Gustafson introduced viewers to the Northwestern student-athlete who is leading the Red Raiders to the NAIA women's basketball tournament. (2/25/2019)

Prep All-Stater to College Standout

The Sioux City Journal introduced its readers to Haley Birks and her role in making the Red Raiders' women's basketball team a leading contender for a national title. (2/7/2019)

Tough D

The Sioux City Journal  highlighted the work of the Red Raiders' defense in the football team's 6-0 season start and 5-0 record in the GPAC. (10/8/2018)

Triple Threat

The Sioux City Journal introduced its readers to Brady, Brett and Cade Moser, three brothers who are teammates on the Red Raiders' football team. (10/26/18)

Open House Held for Science Center

KMEG TV sent a reporter to cover the cover the dedication and open house of the newest building on Northwestern's campus: the $24.5 million DeWitt Family Science Center. (9/28/2018)

An Interview with President Christy

President Greg Christy spoke with KLEM Radio about the impact Northwestern's new DeWitt Family Science Center will have on the college's students. (9/28/2018)

Science Center Dedication

KTIV TV reported on the dedication of Northwestern's new DeWitt Family Science Center, which was scheduled during the college's Homecoming on Sept. 28. (9/27/2018)

Building Boom

The Sioux City Journal tells the story of $51 million in construction and remodeling projects at Northwestern College during the past five years. (8/26/2018)

Physics and Faith

Columnist Tim Gallagher of the Sioux City Journal introduces readers to Northwestern's new physics professor, Emily Grace, who earned her doctorate from the University of London and spoke to members of the British Parliament. (8/22/2018)

Integrity Rewarded

In November, Kate Wynja of Sioux Falls will receive a Musial Award, which honors the year's greatest moments in sportsmanship and recognizes individuals who embody class and character on the playing field. The Argus Leader tells the story of the act that led to national recognition for the soon-to-be Red Raider golfer. (7/24/2018)

Best in the Conference

The Sioux City Journal tells the story of Northwestern's road to its first GPAC All-Sports Trophy. (6/21/2018)

Mother's Day Dream Come True

Northwestern's Class of 2018 included Rafael Sanchez-Perry, the fourth son of Gumaro and Maria Sanchez to graduate from NWC. Tim Gallagher of the Sioux City Journal tells the story of the sacrifices the couple made to provide their kids with opportunities and a college education. (5/13/2018)

A Special Graduate

Trey Poppema was a trailblazer—the first student to graduate from Northwestern's NEXT program, which offers young adults with intellectual disabilities an integrated college experience. Tim Gallagher, a columnist for the Sioux City Journal, writes about what's next for Trey. (5/20/2018)


The Sioux City Journal talked to Northwestern professor Jeff Barker and student Casey Perez about the college's newly redesigned worship arts major. (5/11/2018)

Theatrical Legacy

Columnist Tim Gallagher of the Sioux City Journal writes about the influence a professor and a play had on the lives of Northwestern theatre professors Jeff and Karen Barker. (4/26/2018)

Science Center Named

American School & University online magazine reported that Jack and Mary DeWitt made a $6 million gift to help fund Northwestern College's new facility for the health and natural sciences. (4/17/2018)

Promise Kept

Columnist Tim Gallagher of the Sioux City Journal tells how President Greg Christy remembered his promise to provide Allison Schutt with a milkshake machine when she enrolled at Northwestern College four years ago. (4/11/2018)