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Northwestern accounting grad wins national CPA exam award

Hannah Van Meeteren, a 2023 graduate of Northwestern College’s accounting and finance programs, has been named one of 40 winners of the 2023 Elijah Watt Sells Award by the American Institute of CPAs.

Northwestern College education professor selected for endowed professorship

The Northwestern College board of trustees has appointed Dr. Heather Hayes as the James and Margaret Blekkink Professor of Education.

Northwestern students chosen for off-campus summer research and study programs

Five Northwestern College biology majors were selected for competitive off-campus research and study programs this summer.

Northwestern faculty awarded grants for summer scholarship

Nine Northwestern College professors will conduct research and pursue further study this summer with funding from the Northwestern College Scholarship Grants program.

Northwestern College emeritus professor to speak at international conference

Dr. Laird Edman, professor emeritus of psychology at Northwestern College, has been invited to serve as a keynote speaker for the first International Psychology Conference hosted by Forman Christian College in Lahore, Pakistan.

Quadruple major receives Northwestern’s Faculty Honors award

Isaiah Gritters, a biology-health professions, chemistry, business administration/finance and economics major from Pella, Iowa, received Faculty Honors during Northwestern College’s commencement exercises on May 11.

Theatre professor receives award for faith and learning

Dr. Robert Hubbard, professor of theatre at Northwestern College, has been named the 2024 recipient of the college’s Faculty Excellence in Faith and Learning Award.

Anatomy professor receives Northwestern College Teaching Excellence Award

Jolene Harris, instructor of anatomy at Northwestern College, has been named the 2024 recipient of the Northwestern Teaching Excellence Award.

Northwestern College approved to launch engineering program this fall

Northwestern College has received approval from the Higher Learning Commission to offer a Bachelor of Science degree in engineering beginning in the fall of 2024.

Northwestern College named among most adoption-friendly workplaces

For the 12th year, Northwestern College has been named to the Best Adoption-Friendly Workplaces list compiled by the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption. Northwestern was recognized as an adoption advocate and ranked fifth in the education industry for 2024.