Social work news
The Northwestern College social work department has been granted reaffirmation of accreditation by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE).
Northwestern has formalized an articulation agreement with Northwest Iowa Community College that will allow students graduating with an associate’s degree from NCC to seamlessly continue their education to complete a bachelor’s degree in social work.
Northwestern College has awarded tenure and promotions to seven members of its faculty, effective this fall.
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.