Entries with Blog Students .

UNW professors reveal their graduation experiences

01/17/18
7:35 PM




Graduating students sometimes forget their professors have gone before them. As each one had been a student stressed, worried or excited about their own graduation, UNW faculty shares their... Read more »

Top Posts of 2017

12/26/17
12:00 AM




What are highlights that remind us why we love #UNWnation? These are. Check out our top posts from 2017. Read more »

Berglund hits 1,000 points, featured on WCCO

12/18/17
4:17 PM




Last week Eagles Basketball's Amy Berglund scored the 1,000th point in her college career. WCCO featured her story of how she found her way to Northwestern. Read more »

Burn the Midnight Oil: Finals Study Tips at the Library

12/13/17
9:03 PM




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

Missions opportunity: Intercultural Studies Trip 2018

12/08/17
8:30 AM




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. Read more »

Northwestern student on science, music and taking opportunities

11/28/17
8:15 AM




With a trajectory towards clinical pharmacy and a love of music, junior Elizabeth Donaldson shares about science, sound, and seeking opportunities. Read more »

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

11/21/17
10:24 PM




There’s a powerful force on the UNW Women’s Volleyball team. And, you probably won’t ever see it with your eyes.  Sure, the sheer strength, skill, and determination of these athletes can be... Read more »

Northwestern travels: A global peacemaking experience

11/17/17
2:06 PM




Fly over 2,000 miles to another country with student leaders, faculty, and staff to learn about global peacemaking through the lens of immigration? Fall break meant just this (and much more). Read more »

Tips for women in leadership

11/02/17
8:53 PM




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

20 must-know resume tips

10/02/17
2:24 PM




Northwestern's Career Development office has put together a list of 20 tips to help you make a great first impression and land the interview. Read more »

Northwestern's sacred symbolism in architecture

09/26/17
2:48 PM




The University of Northwestern campus is ranked as one of the most beautiful in the country...what most visitors might miss is the sacred symbolism that architects incorporated around campus. Read more »

How faith ignites scientific curiosity

08/22/17
9:26 PM




Curiosity is at the heart of the scientific method, but does faith have a part to play too? Read more »

How to start a budget in college

08/08/17
4:40 PM




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

Understanding your passion and calling

06/27/17
7:35 PM




In this chapel talk, Daniel McLaughlin, alum and Northwestern theatre production manager, shared the entertaining and insightful story about how he discovered the passions and calling for his life. 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 »

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 »