Karen Swallow Prior gives literature a voice you can't ignore

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Scanning titles of Karen Swallow Prior’s most recent articles , a stranger may never guess this upcoming, passionate voice in the online public square belongs to a professor of English. The... Read more »

Four challenges you'll face in college—and how to conquer them

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Four challenges you'll face in college—and how to conquer them. Read more »

A successful merger: Christ and the corporate world

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Simon Hearne spent most of his adult life climbing the corporate ladder. He didn’t stop climbing completely, but in 2006 his life took a dramatic turn as he came to know Christ at age 42. ... Read more »

President Cureton to participate in NCAA Division I Strategic Summit

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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 »

A new kind of MBA

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Northwestern’s new MBA is anything but typical. Launched last fall, the first MBA cohort consists of 30 pioneers taking advantage of the flexible format and biblically grounded courses. They will... Read more »

In high school or college? Why internships should be important to you

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While life after college graduation might seem a long way off, each day of your college journey is a step closer to the career for which you’re preparing. It’s not too soon to be working toward... Read more »

Seven ways to do big things with big faith

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A faith-based approach to reaching your goal Tenaya (T.J.) Tison’s path to earning a college degree was more of a zig-zag than a straight line. It included three colleges, getting married,... Read more »

Building an entrepreneurial spirit with love, power and self-discipline

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It’s time we faced it—many of us are spectators when it comes to our ideas and dreams. There is something yet to come alive in us. You may call that “something” an entrepreneurial spirit. An ... Read more »

Northwestern students debut cinematic skill—and faith—on the big screen

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Why Christians should enter the film industry The intersection of faith and art has long been a point of conversation for Christians around the world. Northwestern students are pouring their... Read more »

UNW hosts Winchell Undergraduate Research Symposium

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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 »

Saying 'yes' to God and science: Dr. Sickler's new project

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Assistant Professor of Philosophy Bradley Sickler ’s window is open. The sunlight and earthy air filling his office mean much more than season change—they are a declaration that not only is God... Read more »

Act Six scholars chosen: Nine young leaders trained to transform campus

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"My hope: that UNW embrace God's missionary approach that it is better together to serve God in an increasingly multicultural and diverse Minnesota. The impact Act Six will have depends on how UNW... Read more »

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 »