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Around the World in 62 Days

On January 3, 2020, 11 students, two professors, and one additional chaperone are embarking on Northwestern’s Intercultural Internship. They will travel to Cambodia, Thailand, the Philippines, and Japan, finishing with...

Friday, January 3, 2020

Blog Academics, Communication, Faculty, Students

Q&A: Eric Netterlund

Q&A Session with Dr, Eric Netterlund.

Monday, November 18, 2019

Blog Academics, Communication, Faculty, Students

Pursue Christ. Pursue Craft.

We live in an unprecedented time; a very exciting time. We can communicate across the world in seconds and this offers a great opportunity for us. It is well documented that all electronic media influences American...

Monday, November 18, 2019

Blog Community, Faith, Ministry & Missions, Students

Day of Prayer and Service

The Week of Prayer and Service included special prayer events, times of music and worship, and a day dedicated to serving the community. On that day, the university canceled classes so students and faculty could serve...

Monday, May 7, 2018

Blog Academics, Faculty, Financial Aid, Students, UNW News

Northwestern Celebrates Open Education Week Announcing Adoption of 50th Open Textbook

The University of Northwestern’s Online Learning Office announced the adoption of its 50th free and open textbook saving students $275,000 since the program began in 2015.

Thursday, March 8, 2018

Blog Academics, College Preparation, Students

Burn the Midnight Oil: Finals Study Tips at the Library

In keeping with the spirit of finals week, here are 3 study tricks to help you get to Christmas Break!

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Blog Faith, Leadership, Ministry & Missions, Students

Missions opportunity: Intercultural Studies Trip 2018

Travel to multiple countries, spread the gospel and engage with teaching, service projects and much more? Northwestern gives students a unique opportunity to get involved.

Friday, December 8, 2017

Blog Academics, Students

Graduate Studies: Student Stories

Be inspired as you watch and read how following God's path and plan has motivated and changed these students. Are you ready to write the next chapter in your story?

Friday, December 1, 2017

Blog Faith, Leadership, Students

Eagles Volleyball puts integrity first...no matter what.

“Integrity is doing the right thing, even when no one is watching.” — C. S. Lewis No one may have seen the touch of the volleyball, but Coach Beth Wilmeth's team members will call themselves "out'' as they play to a...

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Blog Alumni, Leadership, Students

Tips for women in leadership

What does it mean to be a woman in leadership? Northwestern representatives found key insights.

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Blog College Preparation, Parents, Students

How to start a budget in college

These simple steps will help you avoid being a "broke college student."

Monday, August 7, 2017

Blog College Preparation, Community

The Unofficial Northwestern Packing List

Here are some things that aren’t listed in your average college list, but are essentials for the life of an everyday eagle.

Monday, July 31, 2017

Blog College Preparation, Community, Students

Best Season of My Life

KTIS radio host Lisa Barry remembers her time as a student at Northwestern.

Monday, June 12, 2017

Blog Alumni, Giving, Students

Lakka's Story

Lakka Benti ’17 is the second child in her family to attend Northwestern. Here she shares how faith and education have had a deep impact on her and her family—and how financial support from people like you has made a...

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Blog Community, Students

7 things I loved about junior year

For many students, junior year is the sweet spot of their college careers. Graduating senior Ashley Chiappetta shares what she loved about her junior year.

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Blog Alumni, College Preparation, Faith, Leadership, Students

Change your thoughts, change your life

Steven Daggett gave this address during the 2017 spring commencement ceremony. Daggett graduated in 2017 from the adult undergraduate program with a bachelor's degree in ministry and psychology.

Monday, May 15, 2017

Blog Alumni, College Preparation, Community, Students

College advice from the class of 2017

Passing the torch--wise words from the graduating class of 2017.

Monday, May 8, 2017

Blog Community, Faith, Leadership, Students

Coach Deetjen: lacrosse success starts with heart

UNW Women’s Lacrosse Head Coach Deetjen, or “Coach Deetch’’ as she’s called by her team, has coached hundreds of games in her career. But, that first game of the 2017 season against Monmouth College is one she’ll...

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Blog Church, Community, Faith, Leadership, Ministry & Missions, Students

Inexperienced Yet Equipped - Alaska Mission Trip 2017

In the fall of 2016, I officially became a part of the Global Outreach team at Northwestern. One of the most impactful things I learned was what it means to serve well and to be a servant-hearted leader, as well as how...

Monday, April 3, 2017

Blog Alumni, Community, Faith, Leadership, Students

At 42, back to school and back on the mound

“I kept thinking, ‘I can’t believe I’m 42 years old and I just got a bunch of college kids out!’’’

Monday, March 6, 2017

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