Tips for choosing a major, career, and calling

04/13/16
9:52 PM




As summer approaches, college and high school seniors hear a lot of the same question: “So what are you going to do with the rest of your life?” It is a big, intimidating question and everyone... Read more »

The intersection of creativity and innovation

04/04/16
6:52 PM




There’s a verb in the Hebrew language—bara’, meaning “to create”—that is only used when speaking of God. It punctuates the books of the Old Testament, persistently and unmistakably... Read more »

How to build an orphanage on faith

03/29/16
2:33 PM




Chances are good that you’ve had an idea that seems great, if only…something. If only you had more time, money or education then you could tackle that big dream. Maybe if your situation was a... Read more »

Good grief: Why Holy Week is important

03/24/16
8:00 PM




We are in the midst of a time commonly referred to as Holy Week—the days leading up to the celebration of Easter. In contrast to the joy and triumph of Easter, these days are marked by the... Read more »

Learning from Sand Castles

03/09/16
2:32 PM




By Sara Ring, M.B.A.   Spring weather shifts our thinking: from boots to sandals, sweaters to shorts, and from building snowmen to creating sand castles. Even though sand castles... Read more »

Makoto Fujimura to visit campus

03/07/16
8:22 PM




University of Northwestern – St. Paul is delighted to welcome world-renowned artist, writer and speaker Makoto Fujimura to campus on Friday, April 15.   Throughout the day, the public is... Read more »

Learning to love through the mess of adoption

03/04/16
4:00 PM




If you listen to Erin (Black) Sibley ’04 for thirty seconds, you’ll know she’s a mom. It’s her quick, witty candor peppered with bits of kid English, e.g. “icky”—and the fact she can laugh at a... Read more »

Spring Commencement Speaker: Luis Palau

03/02/16
9:23 PM




University of Northwestern – St. Paul is thrilled to announce Luis Palau as this year’s spring commencement speaker. His passion for sharing the Gospel and impacting the world for Christ will be a... Read more »

How to make the most of your spring break

03/01/16
5:08 PM




Contrary to popular belief, spring break can be more than the cliché stereotype that travel and liquor companies promote—you know the one with tropical destination, parties, oversized beach-balls... Read more »

Science & Theology: Revelation in the natural world - Part 2

02/26/16
5:58 PM




By Dr. Lisanne Winslow   What can science teach us about God? In a previous article, I introduced the idea that our personal experiences in creation can shape our knowledge of the... Read more »

Science & Theology: Revelation in the natural world - Part 1

02/08/16
9:52 PM




By Dr. Lisanne Winslow   The day was warm and moist as I stood at the edge of the sea with eleven college students. As a biologist and professor at the University of Northwestern, a... Read more »

School of Nursing exam results rank above national average

02/05/16
12:00 PM




Northwestern’s School of Nursing has ranked #3 in the Minnesota Board of Nursing results for the NCLEX (National Council Licensure Examination). Northwestern’s program passing rate of 96.15%... 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 »

Getting creative with snow to save lives

01/19/16
5:22 PM




A cool cause The Bartz brothers have done it again. Austin, 21, University of Northwestern – St. Paul senior, Trevor, 20, and Connor, 17, a UNW PSEO student, created their most complex snow... Read more »

Vikings kicker Blair Walsh scores compassion from first grade class

01/15/16
3:43 PM




  Haters gonna hate when it comes to Vikings kicker Blair Walsh missing the mark on Sunday’s final play. But Sarah Myhre, University of Northwestern – St. Paul alum and first-grade... Read more »

The future of textbooks is here, and they are free

01/12/16
3:54 PM




In the discussion regarding the cost of higher education, few topics are hotter than the price of textbooks. In a survey of more than 18,000 college students by the United States Government... Read more »

Color blind sunsets and rainbows

12/30/15
3:00 PM




Sunsets and rainbows are the subjects in a series of fascinating works by two Northwestern art professors. Instead of saturated purples, blues, reds and oranges, these images are composed of a... Read more »

When motivation results in success

12/23/15
9:33 PM




“I switched my major 3 times.” Alissa Dahlke, a senior kinesiology major, reflected that indecisiveness didn’t stop her from pursuing what she wanted. “If you’re gifted in something, God is going... 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 »

5 things I learned by befriending Somali refugees

12/15/15
9:07 PM




Sam Tindall ’16 is a multicultural mentor and volunteer with the student-led ministry Way in the Wilderness (sharing the truth of Christ by creating relationships with people of other faiths).... Read more »