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NWC theatre to present American comedy
NWC theatre to present American comedyNorthwestern College's theatre department will present the classic American comedy, "You Can't Take it With You," April 17, 18, and 23-25.
MAR25Prof to read works in Deep Song seriesNorthwestern English professor Dr. Sam Martin will read from a selection of his works during the next Deep Song Reading Series on April 9.
MAR25Northwestern to feature senior art exhibitNorthwestern senior Claudia Bomgaars will present her art exhibit, titled “Retrospection,” in the college’s Te Paske Gallery April 6–10.
MAR25A cappella Choir to perform at NorthwesternNorthwestern College’s A cappella Choir will perform its touring concert in Christ Chapel on Friday, April 10, at 7:30 p.m.
MAR23NWC to offer online graduate certificateBeginning August 2015, Northwestern College will offer an online graduate certificate in the management of international development.
MAR19Northwestern senior to display artworkNorthwestern College senior Amelia Thies will present her senior art exhibit in the college’s Te Paske Gallery March 30 through April 3.
Two seniors to display art at Northwestern
Two seniors to display art at NorthwesternNorthwestern senior art/graphic design majors Emilee Berry and Lyric Morris will display their work in the college’s Te Paske Gallery.
MAR11Northwestern College to host Ethnic FairArea residents will have the opportunity to experience ethnic dance, music and dress during Northwestern’s annual Ethnic Fair on March 28.
NWC to present violin and piano recital
NWC to present violin and piano recitalNorthwestern will present a violin and piano duo recital by Dr. Keum Hwa Cha and Dr. Juyeon Kang on March 28 at 7:30 p.m. in Christ Chapel.
MAR11A cappella Choir to tourNorthwestern College’s A cappella Choir will tour and perform in churches and schools in Iowa, Nebraska and South Dakota March 26–29.
MAR11Author to read worksYoung adult author Kate Brauning will read from a selection of her work as part of Northwestern's Deep Song Reading Series on March 26 at 7 p.m.
MAR4Edman to present research in AmsterdamDr. Laird Edman, professor of psychology, will present research at the first annual International Convention of Psychological Science.
MAR4Student-authored play to be presented“Visiting,” a play by Northwestern junior Jacob Christiansen, has been selected for performance during the college’s World Premiere Festival.
MAR4Alumna to be featured during March 15 concertHeidi Ackerman '08 will return to the Christ Chapel stage as a member of the Army Soldiers' Chorus March 15.
MAR4Senior art majors to display workTwo senior art/graphic design majors will display their work March 16–20 in Northwestern College’s Te Paske Gallery.


FEB25Michael Glen Bell to speak and performChristian musician Michael Glen Bell will speak and perform in Northwestern College’s chapel services March 16-17.
FEB25Band to present home concert March 14Northwestern College’s Symphonic Band will perform its touring concert in Christ Chapel on Saturday, March 14.
FEB24U.S. Army Band and Soldiers' Chorus to performThe U.S. Army Field Band and Soldiers’ Chorus will present a concert on Sunday, March 15, at 3 p.m. in Northwestern College’s Christ Chapel.
FEB18Symphonic Band to tour over spring breakNorthwestern College’s Symphonic Band will perform in churches and schools in six states from Iowa to Louisiana Feb. 28 through March 9.
FEB18Drama Ministries Ensemble to tourNorthwestern College’s nine-member Drama Ministries Ensemble will perform stories from the Old Testament in Iowa, Illinois and Michigan.
FEB18Northwestern students serve over spring breakOver 200 Northwestern students, faculty and staff will travel across the United States and overseas for the college’s annual Spring Service Projects.
FEB16Scholarship Auction raises over $36,000Northwestern's 32nd annual Scholarship Auction raised more than $36,000 to help fund Alumni Scholarships for more than 50 students next year.
FEB9Grond named Northwestern's library directorGreta Grond has been named Northwestern College’s director of the DeWitt Library.
FEB5NWC to offer online M.Ed. degreesNorthwestern College will begin to offer Master of Education degrees in teacher leadership and early childhood education entirely online.
FEB4Music professor wins composers' competitionDr. Luke Dahn is the winner of the 2014 John Donald Robb Composers' Competition hosted by the University of New Mexico.


JAN29Study abroad program ranked highlyNorthwestern College is ranked among 50 American colleges and universities with the best study abroad programs.


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