Presidential update: Leading roles with NCAA Division III and NAE

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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 »

What do federalists and fleeing slaves have in common? Our history department.

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Underneath piles of dates and names, history holds intrigue for everyone—we cannot help wanting to know the stories leading up to our own. Jonathan Den Hartog and Charles Aling are known for... Read more »

CollegeTalk: Private college fastest way to your degree

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Private 4-year schools have an edge over public schools for graduation rates and college completion time. In the Chronicle's College Completion report, numbers for Minnesota colleges tell this... Read more »

UNW student viral video challenges table texting

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Matthew Abeler '16 must not be the only one annoyed by inconsiderate texting. His film short “Pass the Salt” attracted five million views on YouTube in 182 countries since early November, offering... Read more »

University of Northwestern announces steady increase in enrollment

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The university has grown by more than 300 students over the past four years In a time when colleges and universities have taken an enrollment hit based on the rising costs of higher education,... Read more »

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Quite a way to open up a stadium , 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

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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

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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

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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 »

Star Tribune names University of Northwestern a 2014 Top Workplace

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University of Northwestern – St. Paul has been named one of the Top 100 Workplaces in Minnesota by the Star Tribune, ranking 23rd on the large size company list. This year Northwestern receives a... Read more »

Open for Innovators: Spring '14 PILOT

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Enjoy our latest magazine issue...and a few web extras! Faculty Highlights Northwestern faculty are constantly advancing, publishing articles and books, and presenting around the world.... Read more »

Tanya Grosz featured in CCCU magazine

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Tanya Grosz, director of Undergraduate Pathways, was featured in the spring issue of the CCCU Advance magazine in "Short on commute, long on community," an article exploring community building... Read more »

UNW in the News: New sports complex featured in Athletic Business Magazine

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Explore our new athletic complex, featured in the April 2014 issue of Athletic Business Magazine. Read more »

Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee visits UNW

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On Wednesday, April 9 at 7 a.m., former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee will visit University of Northwestern – St. Paul for an exciting Lessons for Leaders event. The Lessons for Leaders series... Read more »