Social work news
Northwestern College will host a workshop titled “Culturally Responsive Practice: Engaging with the Latino Population” on Friday, Feb. 7, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Chip Reece of Wichita, Kan., a 2004 Northwestern College alumnus, will read from his graphic novel, “Metaphase,” during a Northwestern College Deep Song Reading Series event at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 20.
Piet Koene, associate professor of Spanish, translation and interpretation, has been named the 2018 recipient of the Northwestern Teaching Excellence Award.
Nine Northwestern College professors will conduct research and pursue further study this summer with funding from the Northwestern College Scholarship Grants program.
Twenty-four Northwestern College academic programs are listed in the 2018 edition of Rugg’s Recommendations on the Colleges, a national guidebook that recommends specific college departments to prospective students.
Seven join Northwestern College faculty
Northwestern College welcomed seven new full-time faculty members with the start of classes this fall.
Twenty-five Northwestern College academic programs are listed in the 2017 edition of Rugg’s Recommendations on the Colleges.
Northwestern profs awarded sabbaticals, research fellowships
Northwestern College has announced the names of professors awarded endowed research grants and sabbaticals for 2017–18.
Northwestern College staff to present at diversity conference
Two members of Northwestern College’s student life staff and a social work prof will present at the Diversity Conference hosted by the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities.
Northwestern College Graduate School & Adult Learning hosted an Ethics Conference Sept. 9 that was attended by more than 60 area social workers and other health care professionals, as well as college social work students.