Tolsma receives Northwestern award for faith and learning

Dr. Sara Sybesma Tolsma, professor of biology at Northwestern College, has been named the 2021 recipient of the college’s Faculty Excellence in Faith and Learning Award.

Northwestern faculty awarded grants for summer scholarship

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

Northwestern biology prof contributes to publication

Northwestern College’s Dr. Sara Sybesma Tolsma is among a team of faculty from around the country who contributed to a new publication in PLOS ONE, a peer-reviewed journal that seeks to accelerate the pace of scientific advancement.

Northwestern Professor Awarded Endowed Research Fellowship

Northwestern College is awarding its annual $10,000 Endowed Research Fellowship for 2019 to Dr. Sara Sybesma Tolsma, professor of biology.

Northwestern College Adds Gene Sequencer to its Scientific Equipment

Northwestern College has joined the University of Iowa and Iowa State as the only higher education institutions in the state with a gene sequencer.

Northwestern Nominates Geneticist for CCCU Young Alumni Award

Northwestern College has nominated Dr. Jenelle Dunkelberger, a 2011 alumna, for the 2019 Council for Christian Colleges and Universities Young Alumni Award.