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Northwestern hosts largest Christian writers conference in the country

07/21/17
4:33 PM




In just the first year for what will be an annual event, the Northwestern Christian Writers Conference sold out, and it became the largest Christian writers conference in the nation. 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 »

Northwestern partners with Maranatha Christian Academy for Associate of Arts degree

05/06/16
5:17 PM




Earning college credits while in high school just became a lot easier for students at Maranatha Christian Academy in Brooklyn Park, Minn. Starting in the fall of 2016, MCA students can... Read more »

Announcing: Northwestern now offers Bachelor of Science in Engineering

02/01/16
9:57 PM




Beginning the fall semester of 2016, Northwestern will offer a Bachelor of Science in Engineering with emphases in mechanical, electrical/computer and civil engineering. Students will complete... Read more »

Northwestern student winners announced for 2016 iNRB Student Production Competition

12/17/15
10:49 PM




The National Religious Broadcasters (NRB) has announced the winners in the 2016 iNRB Student Production Competition. University of Northwestern Electronic Media Communication students have won 17... Read more »

Virtual tour gives new perspective of UNW campus

12/02/15
3:00 PM




Students who are at the early stages of their search process want readily available information and they want as much as they can get. In the initial stages of their college search, these students... Read more »

Love for Scripture brings Torah to Northwestern

09/30/15
9:00 AM




“Open your Bibles to…” are words spoken by pastors around the world on any given day of worship. Congregations reach for their Bibles, or their phones, tablets or other devices to pull up their... Read more »

President Cureton to participate in NCAA Division I Strategic Summit

07/10/15
11:00 AM




The NCAA has announced President Alan S. Cureton, Ph.D. as one of two participants from Minnesota at its Division I Strategic Summit in Indianapolis. Along with University of Minnesota... Read more »

UNW hosts Winchell Undergraduate Research Symposium

04/24/15
3:45 PM




This Saturday will mark the 27th Annual Winchell Undergraduate Research Symposium, a forum for undergraduate students from schools throughout Minnesota to present their research in the sciences.... Read more »

Presidential update: Leading roles with NCAA Division III and NAE

02/27/15
9:35 AM




President Alan S. Cureton, Ph.D. began his first term as chair of the NCAA Division III Presidents Council on January 1 and will soon attend his first meeting as an at-large member of the Board of... Read more »

Once one of 455, Northwestern's Krista Bellefeuille now a top nine finalist for NCAA Woman of the Year

09/26/14
8:09 AM




By Greg Johnson, UNW Athletics The list just keeps getting smaller. After joining 455 nominations from institutions across the NCAAs three divisions, 2014 University of Northwestern graduate... Read more »

University of Northwestern named to Victory Media’s 2015 Military Friendly® Schools List

09/23/14
8:50 AM




University of Northwestern – St. Paul announced today that it has been designated a 2015 Military Friendly® School by Victory Media. Now in its sixth year, the Military Friendly® Schools... Read more »

Professor Joe Smith receives the 2014/2015 McKnight Artist Fellowship

09/22/14
11:12 AM




For the second time, UNW Professor of Art and Design Joe Smith has received the prestigious McKnight Artist Fellowship , an award dedicated to identifying and supporting outstanding mid-career... Read more »

UNW ranked high on Top Colleges lists

09/15/14
3:16 PM




Best Collegest 2015: Midwest Region University of Northwestern – St. Paul was ranked 10th among Midwestern Colleges in U.S. News & World Report’s “America’s Best Colleges” Guide ,... Read more »

UNW awarded $150,000 Great Lakes Career Ready Internship Grant

09/12/14
4:37 PM




University of Northwestern – St. Paul and its Academic Internship Program were awarded $150,000 through the 2014-2015 Great Lakes Career Ready Internship Grant on August 7, 2014. The grant... Read more »

Alpha Omega Academy launches partnership with UNW

09/12/14
7:30 AM




Alpha Omega Academy , an online distance learning academy for grades K-12, is pleased to announce a new dual credit partnership with the University of Northwestern – St. Paul. The program,... Read more »

UNW in the News: Quite a way to open a stadium

09/09/14
9:11 AM




Quite a way to open up a stadium D3Football.com , September 2014 The players on the Northwestern (Minn.) football team were excited to play their first game at the university’s newly... Read more »

School of Nursing hosts community Health and Wellness Fair

07/30/14
9:00 AM




School of Nursing will be hosting a community Health and Wellness Fair in partnership with 98.5 KTIS and community Night to Unite sponsors on Tuesday, August 5, 2014 from 4 p.m.–8 p.m. The... Read more »

UNW celebrates one year as a university

07/01/14
9:00 AM




Our first year's finest moments We became a university on July 1, 2013 and a year later, we cannot help but celebrate! Proud to be ranked and awarded as a top university #14 among... Read more »

Matthew Abeler selected for Oxford Distinguished Scholar’s Program

06/20/14
9:00 AM




Sophomore Matthew Abeler will cross the pond on June 28 to study at Oxford University this summer, one of six students selected for the National Religious Broadcasters (NRB) inaugural Oxford... Read more »