Joan Becker, author of the book “Sentenced to Life: Mental Illness, Tragedy and Transformation,” will speak in chapel on Friday, Sept. 18.
Psychology students to present
A May graduate and an alumna of Northwestern College will give poster presentations at the Association for Psychological Science convention.
NWC awards faculty promotions and tenurings
Four members of Northwestern’s faculty have been awarded tenure or promoted.
NWC profs and student present research
Psychology profs Dr. Laird Edman and Dr. Jennifer Feenstra, as well as NWC senior Amanda Jackson, will present their research in Denver.
Dr. Laird Edman, professor of psychology, will present research at the first annual International Convention of Psychological Science.
Dr. Chuck DeGroat, associate professor of pastoral care and counseling at Western Theological Seminary, will speak in chapel on Monday, Feb. 9.
Twenty-two Northwestern College academic programs are listed in the 2015 edition of Rugg’s Recommendations on the Colleges.
Northwestern psychology professor Dr. Laird Edman presented a paper at the 2014 Society for the Scientific Study of Religion conference.
NWC professors awarded research fellowships
Northwestern professors Dr. Jennifer Feenstra and Dr. Sam Martin will receive Endowed Research Fellowship grants from NWC in 2015.
Northwestern College psychology professor Dr. Laird Edman has been selected to participate in a series of research seminars in Oxford, England.