NWC in the news

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)


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)

No Introductions Needed

In a story about spring football, the Sioux City Journal reported that the Red Raiders will have a lot of experience to draw upon when the fall 2018 season begins. (4/3/2018)

Films and Faith

The Sioux City Journal interviewed Josh Larsen, former film critic for the Chicago-based Sun-Times Media, about the ways movies and Christianity connect prior to Larsen's speaking appearance at Northwestern on April 2. (3/31/2018)

Turning 95

In honor of Syl Scorza's 95th birthday on March 21, the Sioux City Journal reprinted a profile of the former Northwestern College professor that the paper ran when he turned 90. (3/20/2018)

Another Tourney Run

Northwestern's Darbi Gustafson talked with the Sioux City Journal about leading the Red Raiders to the NAIA national women's basketball tournament. (3/4/2018)

World Down Syndrome Day

KMEG TV told viewers about a T-shirt fundraiser Northwestern student Trey Poppema sold in observance of World Down Syndrome Day. (3/3/2018)

GPAC Player of the Year

Tim Gallagher of the Sioux City Journal talked with the Red Raiders' Colton Kooima about the work involved in making it to the NAIA men's basketball tournament. (3/4/2018)

Construction Update

The Sioux City Journal provided an update on construction progress on Northwestern's new health and natural sciences center, which is scheduled to open in August. (2/18/2018)

Student Research

The Sioux City Journal tells how Northwestern students are making their own scientific discoveries through a program that provides research experience for undergraduates. (2/18/2018)