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The Northwestern College theatre department will present Anton Chekhov’s “The Cherry Orchard” April 22–23 and 28–30 in the DeWitt Theatre Arts Center’s Allen Theatre.

A celebration of the diversity of people around the world and across the U.S. is scheduled for Friday, April 22, in the 4-court area of Northwestern College's Rowenhorst Student Center. The annual Beloved Festival of Culture will take place from 4:30 to 7 p.m. and is open to the public as well as to members of the NWC community.

Northwestern College’s A cappella Choir will perform its touring concert in Christ Chapel on Friday, March 18, at 7:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.

Northwestern College students will present their annual dance concert, RUSH, in the DeWitt Theatre Arts Center during six performances in March. Shows are scheduled for Thursday and Friday, March 24 and 25, at 7 and 9:30 p.m., and Saturday, March 26, at 4 and 7 p.m.

Northwestern College will send 11 teams of students led by faculty and staff advisers on service trips to eight states, Puerto Rico and Mexico during spring break. More than 170 participants will travel for this year’s annual Spring Service Partnerships, scheduled for March 5–14.

Northwestern College’s 2021 graduates have achieved a 99% placement rate, with 84% employed and 15% in grad school within six months of graduation.

Northwestern College will hold its fifth annual Day of Giving on Thursday, Feb. 17. Titled AllNDay, the event is designed to encourage alumni and friends of the college to be “all in” with their support for Northwestern. The event will include an “Eras of Excellence” competition, lunch-hour challenge, and first-time donor drawing.

Two Northwestern College theatre students received national recognition at the Region Five Kennedy Center College Theatre Festival (KCACTF), which was held virtually Jan. 16–22.

Northwestern College congratulates 428 students who earned a spot on the Academic Dean’s List for the fall 2021 semester.

Northwestern College has set a spring enrollment record with 1,525 students. This year’s number is up from 1,482 last spring.