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Northwestern College students will present their annual dance concert, RUSH, in the DeWitt Theatre Arts Center during five performances in March. Shows are scheduled for Thursday, March 23, at 7:30 p.m.; Friday, March 24, at 7:30 and 9 p.m.; and Saturday, March 25, at 2 and 7:30 p.m. in England Proscenium Theatre.
Northwestern College will send 13 teams of students on service trips to seven states, Bahrain, Costa Rica and Mexico during spring break. More than 150 participants will travel for this year’s annual Spring Service Partnerships, scheduled for March 4–13.
The Northwestern College Symphonic Band will perform its touring concert Friday, March 17, at 7:30 p.m. in Christ Chapel. The event is free and open to the public.
Dr. Juyeon Kang, an award-winning concert artist and professor of music at Northwestern College, will present a faculty piano recital in Christ Chapel on Saturday, Feb. 25, at 7:30 p.m.
Northwestern College senior theatre major Sierra Tumbleson was awarded first place in the dramaturgy category at the Region Five Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF) in Des Moines Jan. 22 to 28.
Dr. Michael Kugler, professor of history at Northwestern College, served as editor of a newly published book, “Into the Jungle! A Boy’s Comic Strip History of World War II.” The book features comic strips hand-drawn by Kugler’s father in the 1940s.
Northwestern College’s 2022 graduates have achieved a 99% placement rate, with 83% employed and 16% in grad school within six months of graduation.
Northwestern congratulates the 436 students who qualified for the Dean’s List for the fall 2022 semester. Of them, 284 students earned a GPA of 3.75 or higher and are considered Collegiate Scholars.
For the fourth year in a row, Northwestern College has set a spring enrollment record. This year’s number is 1,584, up from 1,525 last spring.
Northwestern College will hold its sixth annual Day of Giving on Thursday, Feb. 9. Titled AllNDay, the event is designed to encourage alumni and friends of the college to be “all in” with their support for Northwestern.