The Risk of Excellence: Embracing Writing Critique

06/20/17
6:57 PM




By Judith Hougen As a college freshman eager to dive into the life of an English major, I joined a writer’s club my first semester. Up until that point, my life with words had consisted of... Read more »

Best Season of My Life

06/13/17
2:42 PM




By Lisa Barry            I remember driving onto the campus of the University of Northwestern with my three little girls strapped into their... Read more »

The root of Uber's culture problem

06/08/17
5:12 PM




By Philip Vierling, M.B.A. Recently, the Wall Street Journal reported that Uber has fired 20 people as a result of an internal investigation in which action was taken on more than 50% of... Read more »

The importance of Christian leadership

06/07/17
3:09 PM




By Susie Larson As Christians, we carry the responsibility of representing Christ in the way we lead. It’s not just for our sake but the sake of those around us. Tyler Reagin... Read more »

Dealing with writer's envy

06/06/17
1:00 PM




Working towards success as a writer is difficult. Watching that success come to your peers while it eludes you can be even more challenging to deal with. Author and professor Heather Peterson... Read more »

Top 5: The best donuts around campus

06/02/17
3:42 PM




In honor of  National Donut Day , here are the best places around campus to enjoy the holeyest of treats.   1. Glam Doll Donuts Northeast Creative flavor... Read more »

What’s the big deal about big data? It’s a big opportunity.

06/01/17
4:48 PM




The field of business data analytics has changed how businesses make decisions. Learn more about this field and how the new degree at UNW aims to prepare students to meet this new industry need. Read more »

7 things I loved about junior year

05/26/17
8:00 AM




By Ashley Chiappetta, originally posted on fearlesseyesproductions.com First off, can I just share how good it feels to officially be a college SENIOR? Read more »

Angi Putney: Leading worship and people

05/23/17
9:46 PM




When Angi Putney started earning her degree in Music Performance at Northwestern in 2013, she wasn’t sure she’d see graduation day. “The expectations were very high,’’ recalls Putney. “It was... Read more »

Change your thoughts, change your life

05/16/17
6:06 PM




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... Read more »

College advice from the class of 2017

05/09/17
3:17 PM




Students' perspectives on college and life can change a lot over four years, so we asked graduating seniors for advice that they would pass down to underclassmen. Here is what they said. ... Read more »

Coach Deetjen: lacrosse success starts with heart

05/05/17
9:09 PM




Though the women's lacrosse program has only two seasons under their belts, the team is rich in passion, talent, and leadership. Read more »

Six rules for your resume

05/01/17
6:40 PM




UNW's Career Development has helped to take the fear out of resume writing. After reading through these steps, you will be able to turn this humble document into your very own career launch-pad. Read more »

I want to write. Am I doomed to be a barista?

04/25/17
8:12 AM




As an instructor in the professional writing program at UNW, I see lots of talented students. But these students sometimes don’t know how to push this writing life forward as a vocation. With some... Read more »

3,000 year old pithos uncovered by Dr. Boyd Seevers

04/17/17
8:28 AM




This past summer, Dr. Boyd Seevers uncovered an artifact that illustrates life in Israel at the time of Judges and helps to confirm the historicity of the book of Joshua. Read more »

When Easter week is your busiest time of year

04/13/17
9:23 PM




For the professional minister, Easter is a busy season full of service schedules, volunteer coordination, and palm branches. Prof. of Christian Ministries Susan Payne talks about remembering the... Read more »

Inexperienced Yet Equipped - Alaska Mission Trip 2017

04/04/17
8:02 PM




  By Tristan Sagastume '18 This past spring break I had the privilege of co-leading a mission trip to Alaska through UNW’s global outreach. The trip included working at a Boys and Girls... Read more »

How UNW alum and parenting coach Jim Jackson found his calling

03/28/17
1:18 PM




It was the kind of day that chills your bones. Driving home from his house painting job in St. Paul that cold, rainy rush hour in fall 1989, Jim Jackson (’83) pulled up to a stop light at 69th... Read more »

UMAC Feature: Northwestern's Dr. Cureton shines in NCAA leadership role

03/23/17
8:44 PM




For the last five years, University of Northwestern President Dr. Alan S. Cureton has served as a member of the Division III Presidents Council spending the last two as the chair of the Division’s... Read more »

Approaching business leadership from a biblical perspective

03/22/17
1:53 PM




Most business books are written for corporate employees, but Philip Struble wanted to equip small business owners to operate successfully by using biblical principles. Read more »