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Blog Community, Faculty, Faith

Learning from Sand Castles

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

News The Arts

Makoto Fujimura to visit campus

Northwestern is delighted to welcome world-renowned artist, writer, and speaker Makoto Fujimura to campus.

Sunday, March 6, 2016

Blog Community, Faith, Parents

Learning to Love Through the Mess of Adoption

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

News Leadership, Ministry & Missions

Spring Commencement Speaker: Luis Palau

Northwestern is thrilled to announce Luis Palau as this year’s spring commencement speaker.

Tuesday, March 1, 2016

Blog Community, Students

How to Make the Most of Your Spring Break

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

Science & Theology: Revelation in the Natural World - Part 2

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

Science & Theology: Revelation in the Natural World - Part 1

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

News Students

School of Nursing exam results rank above national average

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

Announcing: Northwestern now offers Bachelor of Science in Engineering

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

Getting creative with snow to save lives

Students build an 18-foot snow octopus that fights extreme poverty in developing communities around the world.

Monday, January 18, 2016

Blog Community, Leadership, Ministry & Missions, Students

Getting Creative with Snow to Save Lives

Students build an 18-foot snow octopus that fights extreme poverty in developing communities around the world.

Monday, January 18, 2016

News Alumni, Community

Vikings kicker Blair Walsh scores compassion from first grade class

Haters gonna hate when it comes to Vikings kicker Blair Walsh missing the mark on Sunday’s final play. But Sarah Myhre, Northwestern alum and first-grade teacher at Northpoint elementary in Blaine thought, “There’s...

Thursday, January 14, 2016

Blog Alumni, Community

Vikings Kicker Blair Walsh Scores Compassion from First Grade Class

Haters gonna hate when it comes to Vikings kicker Blair Walsh missing the mark on Sunday’s final play. But Sarah Myhre, Northwestern alum and first-grade teacher at Northpoint elementary in Blaine thought, “There’s...

Thursday, January 14, 2016

News Community, Students

The future of textbooks is here, and they are free

In the discussion regarding the cost of higher education, few topics are hotter than the price of textbooks. To combat this issue, some educators are turning to a solution that has students cheering—literally in some...

Monday, January 11, 2016

Blog Community, Students

The Future of Textbooks is Here, and They are Free

In the discussion regarding the cost of higher education, few topics are hotter than the price of textbooks. To combat this issue, some educators are turning to a solution that has students cheering—literally in some...

Monday, January 11, 2016

Blog Athletics, Community, Students, UNW News

Drumming up Spirit at Homecoming

As the Eagles football team entered the field for their Homecoming game on October 3 they were greeted by a packed stadium of fans, the UNW cheer squad and the percussive cadences of the Northwestern Drum Line. Whether...

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Blog Alumni, Students

Dao's story: Making an Impact

​Determined, driven and prepared for success, one student incorporates family and personal goals to add meaning to her education. Dao was a full-time working mom in the Master of Organizational Leadership program and...

Saturday, February 16, 2013

Blog Leadership, UNW News

A Reluctant Leader Leaves A Legacy

"'Billy, you are the man to succeed me.... You will be disobeying God if you don’t!" That was a tall order for the 29-year-old evangelist. Billy Graham reluctantly accepted the role of president from the dying Dr....

Saturday, February 28, 2009

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