News Financial Aid, Students, UNW News
Northwestern is offering the first zero-textbook-cost degree or “z-degree” in Minnesota and one of the first bachelor z-degrees in the nation.
Monday, June 6, 2016
Blog Alumni, College Preparation, Students
We asked recent graduates of Northwestern to share their best advice for the incoming freshmen class. This is what some of them shared:
Monday, May 23, 2016
Blog College Preparation, Faculty, Parents, Students
A heavy burden for many students today is the ever-increasing cost of textbooks. U.S. News & World Reports noted that the cost of college textbooks has increased by 82% over the past 10 years, growing at three times the...
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Blog Alumni, College Preparation, Faith, Students
We recently asked Northwestern alumni to share their best post-graduation advice with the class of 2016. This is what they said.
Sunday, May 15, 2016
News Academics, College Preparation, Community, Students, UNW News
Earning college credits while in high school just became a lot easier for students at Maranatha Christian Academy in Brooklyn Park, Minn.
Thursday, May 5, 2016
Blog Faculty, Ministry & Missions, The Arts
For the past few months, I have had the privilege of being a professional singer with the Schola Cantorum of the Cathedral of Saint Paul here in Minnesota’s beautiful capital city. More than simply a choir, the Schola...
Sunday, May 1, 2016
Blog Career & Leadership Development, Students
As summer approaches, college and high school seniors hear a lot of the same question: “So what are you going to do with the rest of your life?” It is a big, intimidating question and everyone wants to have a great...
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Blog Faculty, Faith
There's a verb in the Hebrew language—bara', meaning “to create”—that is only used when speaking of God. It punctuates the books of the Old Testament, persistently and unmistakably revealing an essential attribute of...
Sunday, April 3, 2016
Blog Church, Community, Faith, Ministry & Missions
Chances are good that you’ve had an idea that seems great, if only…something. When Kwasi Twumasi ’16, a University of Northwestern MBA student, got an idea to build an orphanage in his home town of Dormaa, Ghana, he...
Monday, March 28, 2016
Blog Church, Community, Faculty, Faith
We are in the midst of a time commonly referred to as Holy Week—the days leading up to the celebration of Easter. In contrast to the joy and triumph of Easter, these days are marked by the remembrance of Jesus'...
Wednesday, March 23, 2016
Blog Community, Faculty, Faith
Spring weather shifts our thinking: from boots to sandals, sweaters to shorts, and from building snowmen to creating sand castles. Even though sand castles don’t last long, they can make an impression on those around us...
Tuesday, March 8, 2016
Blog Community, Faith, Parents
If you listen to Erin (Black) Sibley ’04 for thirty seconds, you’ll know she’s a mom. It’s her quick, witty candor peppered with bits of kid English, e.g. “icky”.
Thursday, March 3, 2016
Blog Community, Students
Contrary to popular belief, spring break can be more than the cliché stereotype that travel and liquor companies promote—you know the one with tropical destination, parties, oversized beach-balls and questionable...
Monday, February 29, 2016
Blog Academics, Faculty, Faith, Students
What can science teach us about God? In addition to the traditional Wesleyan quadrilateral way to know God through Scripture, Tradition, Reason, and Experience, we may study Nature to see embedded revelation from...
Thursday, February 25, 2016
Blog Academics, Faculty, Faith, Students
The day was warm and moist as I stood at the edge of the sea with eleven college students. As a biologist and professor at Northwestern, I have the elect privilege of teaching students about the biological world through...
Sunday, February 7, 2016
Northwestern’s School of Nursing has ranked #3 in the Minnesota Board of Nursing results for the NCLEX (National Council Licensure Examination). Northwestern’s program passing rate of 96.15% surpasses the national...
Thursday, February 4, 2016
News Academics, UNW News
Beginning the fall semester of 2016, Northwestern will offer a Bachelor of Science in Engineering with emphases in mechanical, electrical/computer and civil engineering.
Sunday, January 31, 2016
News Community, Leadership, Ministry & Missions, Students
Students build an 18-foot snow octopus that fights extreme poverty in developing communities around the world.
Monday, January 18, 2016
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