Three professors on sabbaticals
Three Northwestern College faculty are pursuing professional development and research projects on sabbatical leaves.
Five join faculty
Five new hires have joined the ranks of Northwestern’s full-time faculty this fall, bringing with them advanced degrees from such institutions as Cal-Berkeley and Notre Dame.
Dr. Laird Edman, professor of psychology, was one of 15 scholars invited to participate in a Calvin Summer Seminar on the cognitive science of religion and Christianity.
Alumni to present research at psychology conference
Three 2011 Northwestern psychology graduates and a 2009 alumna will present their senior thesis research presentations at the Association for Psychological Science’s annual conference.
Northwestern College students will travel to the Czech Republic, Germany, Israel, Japan and Turkey this summer through three-week study abroad programs offered by NWC faculty.
Feenstra case study recommended by national center
A case study developed by Dr. Jennifer Feenstra, associate professor of psychology, is being recommended by a national center.
Students present at research conference
Seventeen NWC students gave presentations at the Siouxland Social Science Research Conference in Sioux City on April 7.
Dr. Laird Edman, professor of psychology, has been appointed to the Northwestern College Endowed Professorship.
Dr. Jennifer Feenstra, associate professor of psychology, has been awarded a Fulbright Scholar grant to conduct research and teach in Romania.
Guidebook recommends 18 NWC programs
Eighteen of Northwestern’s academic programs are listed in the 2011 edition of "Rugg’s Recommendations on the Colleges."