UNW is #3 on Top Online Christian Colleges & Universities list
thebestcolleges.org BestColleges.com has named UNW third on their Top 10 Online Christian Colleges & Universities list, which features "accredited, high-quality institutions with a serious commitment to their student’s spiritual and academic growth."  View UNW's listing and ratings online!
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Northwestern volleyball team scores a win for Miracles of Mitch Foundation
UNWeagles.com , October 31, 2013 By Greg Johnson The University of Northwestern may have lost its battle against the University of St. Thomas on the volleyball court on Wednesday night, but the Eagles, and more importantly, the Minnesota-based Miracles of Mitch Foundation, scored a big win at "Purple for Gold" night in the Ericksen Center. Over $2,000 was raised through...
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President Cureton receives 2013 Sterling College Alumni Award
Nominated for his many accomplishments and contributions to his Alma Mater, Dr. Alan Cureton was awarded the 2013 Sterling College Alumni Award at the homecoming alumni banquet on Saturday, Oct. 19. Cureton is currently the president of University of Northwestern – St. Paul. “It was an honor to recognize Dr. Cureton with the Alumni Award. He has a lifelong commitment to...
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UNW students awarded GIlman, Fulbright funding to go abroad
After 10 years of Fulbright winners, Gilman scholarship recipients Britany Dumas-Jones '15, Kou Thao '14 and Maly Lee '15 have contributed to a new legacy at Northwestern.  Dumas-Jones is studying Chinese and history in Hong Kong for the semester, and Thao and Lee left last week on a tri-country tour of Asia on an internship with 11 other UNW students. “I was almost 100 percent...
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Professor Juan Ramirez featured in Minnesota Business Magazine
Market acceso: How Grupo Avance found a niche in helping local companies tap markets south of the border Minnesota Business Magazine , October Issue By Caitlin Hill After moving from Mexico to the United States, Juan Ramirez received an MBA from the University of Minnesota and spent part of his career working in corporate America, including stints at IBM and General Electric. But an...
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Ceramist Joanna Buyert '07 featured in Country Living Magazine
Making a Living: How one artist molded her passion for pottery into a thriving business Country Living Magazine, October Issue Joanna Buyert '07 graduated from Northwestern with a degree in Fine Arts, and has been highlighted by Country Living Magazine for her ceramics line, Fringe and Fettle .  Buyert was also featured in the Star Tribune last year.
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Fox 9 interviews Prof. Kent Kaiser about "phubbing" phenomenon
from Fox9 News What is 'phubbing'? Don't look it up on your phone posted by Shelby Capacio video report by Rob Olson "Phubbing" is an emerging tech term is emerging -- and anyone who grabbed a smartphone to look it up during a conversation with someone else is guilty of it. Even 2-year-old Izzy, a mutt who loves treats, clearly hates it when her human is more interested in her...
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Coach Talley talks football with WCCO Radio
Coach Kirk Talley interviewed with Mike Max on WCCO radio's Sports to the Max about the upcoming season. Cue into the podcast online at 20:15 to hear his portion of the interview.
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Music ministry major Shayla Woods releases album
from The Royal Gazette Singing for His glorification By Crystal Holdipp Gospel Psalmist Shayla Woods has recently released her new single “Dwell In Me”. The singer has a heart to usher people into the presence of God and wants her latest song to speak to the heart of the listener and give them a refreshing in their souls. Ms Woods has ministered with many praise teams and...
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UNW's Kari Steinbach directs "La Bella Cinderella" at Fringe Festival
from White Bear Press Local playwright’s adaptation of Cinderella at Fringe Festival by Kristine Goodrich/Editor A week after it premiered in Maryland, White Bear Lake playwright Claudia Haas’ award-winning Cinderella adaptation is part of the Minnesota Fringe Festival. “La Bella Cinderella” is an interactive play for younger children loosely based on the...
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Alumn John Isakson enters Rapid City police force
Rapid City Journal Officer John Isakson from Harrisburg graduated from Blair High School in Blair, Neb. Isakson attended Northwestern College in St. Paul, Minn., earning his bachelor's degree in psychology. He was a teacher and counselor at the STAR Academy in Custer... Read the rest of the story  
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Launching Pad
Meet the Class of 2013 PILOT Spring 2013 Chase Donahue Major: Public Relations  Hometown: Pine Island, Minn. Most important thing you learned at Northwestern? The importance of recognizing how God has gifted you and using that to the best of your ability. We are all equipped to change the world; it’s time that we do. Plans after graduation? Strategic Planner...
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Heidi Anderson '13 nominated for NCAA Woman of the Year
WCF Courier and UNWeagles.com Anderson candidate for NCAA Woman of the Year Former Walnut Ridge (Waterloo Christian) standout Heidi Anderson of the University of Northwestern in St. Paul, Minn., has been chosen as the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference’s nominee for NCAA Woman of the Year. Anderson, who graduated in the spring, was a three-time all-conference performer on...
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An Interdisciplinary Quest
Seeing God in metaphysics PILOT Spring 2013 By Shelly Barsuhn Professor of Philosophy Walter Schultz, Ph.D., and Professor of Biology Lisanne Winslow, Ph.D., were deep in discussion, creating a sprawling and complex diagram on the whiteboard . “Theology, ontology, divine compositionalism…” The terms were clues to a groundbreaking research project...
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Preparing for a Life of Service
Nursing program focuses on servanthood PILOT Spring 2013 By Ben Bradbury '09 Northwestern’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program officially launched in May and has all the impressive features of a world-class academic program. Take, for example, the credentials of the department chair, Ginger Wolgemuth: an R.N. with a Ph.D., Wolgemuth has experience...
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University Tweet Chat with President Cureton
University Tweet Chat with President Cureton After announcing our new name, University of Northwestern – St. Paul, we held a Tweet Chat on May 9, 2013 to talk about becoming a university! We’ve created this summary of the chat, arranged by topic so you can easily jump to the answers you’re looking for. HOST Dr. Alan Cureton @prezcure (President) CO-HOSTS Drew...
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Northwestern College senior Anastasia Pederson awarded Fulbright Scholarship
Northwestern College senior Anastasia Pederson awarded Fulbright Scholarship Northwestern senior Anastasia Pederson '13 accepted the Fulbright English Teaching Assistant (ETA) Scholarship in April, appointment to teach high school students in Levice, Slovakia. The tenth awardee in Northwestern's Fulbright legacy, Pederson crowns a decade of excellence overseas. U.S. Fulbright scholars...
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Northwestern College presents 7th annual Five16 Film Festival
Northwestern College will roll out its red carpet for the seventh year this spring, showcasing student films at the Five16 Film Festival on Monday, April 15, 2013 at 7 p.m. in Maranatha Hall . After festival-goers enjoy a selection of comedy, drama, music video, documentary and animation film submissions, a panel of Northwestern faculty, alumni and film professionals from around the...
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Speechless no more: NWC team revives and thrives
Speechless no more: NWC team revives and thrives   Until last fall, Northwestern's student body , full of canny communicators, had no representing speech team — a speechless status junior Adam Saxton ’14 found unacceptable.  Saxton, an International Relations major, joined Professor John Arehart to captain a team of 15 students for Northwestern’s first year back in...
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Laurie Bolthouse talks trafficking
Lights, camera, and most importantly—ACTION! Laurie (LeGree’89) Bolthouse was on campus on March 5 to speak in chapel and participate in a special screening of Trade of Innocents , the feature film she co-produced with her husband. We connected with Laurie to learn more about what it takes to produce a feature film and learn about practical and positive actions...
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