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Blog Career & Leadership Development

Tips for Choosing a Major, Career, and Calling

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

The intersection of creativity and innovation

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 Community

Building an Orphanage on Faith

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 Community, Faculty

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

Blog Community, 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

Blog Academics, Faculty

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

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

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

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

Blog Community

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

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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