Tuesday, December 17, 2013
Northwest University has once again been named a National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) Champions of Character Five-Star Institution this year, as announced by the national NAIA office.
Wednesday, December 11, 2013
Northwest University came together for a campus-wide Christmas celebration last week. NUMA Campus Ministries and NU Student Government hosted a festive Chapel service called “The Christmas Show.”
Tuesday, December 3, 2013
Every year Northwest University Dr. Peg Achterman teaches Mass Communication, she gives her students the unique opportunity to see media production in action at KING 5 television station in downtown Seattle.
Monday, November 25, 2013
For the third year in a row, the students of Northwest University partnered with World Vision to build hygiene kits for those in need. This fall, students launched the “NU Gives” campaign, which directly impacted the local Seattle community and also assisted those in the Philippines.
Tuesday, November 19, 2013
Over 300 people gathered at the Sheraton Grand Hotel in downtown Sacramento on Thursday, November 14 to celebrate the launch of the Northwest University Sacramento Campus, located at Capital Christian Center.
Wednesday, November 13, 2013
Join Northwest University for the annual Choralons concert at 7pm on Monday, December 9, 2013 in Butterfield Chapel. Hear them debut the songs they have worked on all semester before they head out on Spring tour!
Wednesday, November 6, 2013
This silly, farcical Shakespeare comedy follows the story of two sets of twins who are constantly mistaken for each another during one crazy day. NU’s production is set in the wild, wild west...so git yer spurs and yer cowboy hats ready!
Monday, November 4, 2013
Now in its fifth season, this established Christmas concert celebrates the traditions of Christmas, featuring new carol arrangements and traditional Christmas selections including several favorite sing-a-longs.
Friday, November 1, 2013
The annual student Talent Show at Northwest University is one of the most popular events on campus. This year’s lineup included singer/songwriters, musicians, improvers, hip-hop/break-dancers, and a self-choreographed dance by CELE students.
Thursday, October 31, 2013
Come hear Christian music artists JJ Heller and Jonny Diaz perform this Saturday on campus at Northwest University!
Details: Saturday, November 2, 2013 @ 7 PM in Butterfield Chapel (5520 108th Ave, Kirkland, WA 98033)
Tickets: Tickets are free for the NU community and $5 for general admission. Tickets are available in the Student Development office, or by request at: email@example.com.
Monday, October 28, 2013
The Northwest University community invited University of Washington and Seattle Pacific University students to Kirkland for Monday evening Pursuit service. Students had the opportunity to worship with Crossing, NU's student-led worship band, and to hear from The City Church Pastor Judah Smith.
Friday, October 25, 2013
Does God matter? Is matter all there is in the universe? Or is there a purpose and design to life? Come enjoy an evening discussion with national talk show host Dennis Prager, technology economist George Gilder, and leading intelligent design philosopher Stephen Meyer as they examine the role of creativity in life, the universe, and human technology. National talk show host Michael Medved will lead a panel discussion and moderate a question-and-answer time for the guests in the audience.
Tuesday, October 22, 2013
The Northwest University College of Arts and Sciences will present this year's Regius Award to Dr. Jason Streubel on Thursday, October 24 at 7 PM in HSC 104. This annual award recognizes NU alums for outstanding work demonstrating the integration of faith and discipline.
Monday, October 21, 2013
Northwest University earned recognition in two separate categories of U.S. News & World Report's recently released 2014 "Best Colleges" issue.
Thursday, October 17, 2013
Last week in chapel, the Northwest University community had the pleasure of hearing from guest speaker Paul Young, New York Times best selling author of Crossroads and The Shack.
Monday, October 14, 2013
After graduating from Northwest University in 2012, alumna Keila Garza is keeping busy and pursuing her love of music now more than ever. Most recently, she got the opportunity to record her own album and promote it internationally as well as perform in Kirkland at her alma mater.
Thursday, October 10, 2013
Josie Putnam's new eBook, Exploring Marketing Methods One Scoop at a Time, is currently an Amazon #1 Hot New Release.
Monday, October 7, 2013
REACH Conference is Northwest University's annual missions event put on by NUMA Campus Ministries. This year, the conference spanned several days and focused on Matthew 6:33: "Seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness."
Thursday, October 3, 2013
Northwest University in Kirkland, Washington is announcing a campus launch event to celebrate the new college campus in Sacramento, California. The launch event is a dinner reception to be held at the downtown Sheraton Grand in Sacramento on Thursday, November 14, 2013, at 6:30 PM. The night will include entertainment by Christian recording artist Lincoln Brewster to help kick off this exciting celebration.
Tuesday, October 1, 2013
Northwest University is proud to announce that President Joseph Castleberry's book, The Kingdom Net: Learning to Network Like Jesus, is currently the #2 Best-Selling Kindle eBook on Amazon in the Christian Professional Growth category!
Friday, September 27, 2013
On Friday evening, September 20, 2013, over 50 MBA alumni, current students, faculty, and guests attended the annual MBA Alumni Dinner in the Donald H. Argue Health and Sciences Center at Northwest University.
Thursday, September 19, 2013
The Northwest University Foundation hosted the annual Scholarship Reception on Friday, September 13, 2013 in the courtyard just outside the beautiful Donald Argue Health and Sciences Center.
Tuesday, September 17, 2013
Students and faculty had the pleasure of hearing from guest speaker Matthew Barnett, New York Times best-selling author and founder of the Los Angeles Dream Center.
Thursday, September 12, 2013
Ever wanted an expertly guided view of the galaxies, stars, and planets? Every semester that Northwest University’s Dr. Dan Tomandl teaches astronomy, he treats his class to just that: a self-presented show in the Planetarium at the University of Washington.
Tuesday, September 3, 2013
We are thrilled to announce the successful launch of Northwest University Sacramento!
Wednesday, August 28, 2013
In the current job market and economy, students want to attend a university that gives them the best value for their money. Two Assemblies of God colleges recently received recognition among America’s most worthwhile educational institutions.
Friday, August 23, 2013
Last week, Northwest University welcomed the Freshmen Class of 2017 as well as new transfer students onto its beautiful fifty-six acre campus.
Friday, August 16, 2013
Former Northwest University President Don Argue has recently been named Ambassador at Large for Convoy of Hope, a large disaster relief agency affiliated with the Assemblies of God.
Monday, July 22, 2013
Did you know Businessweek recently ranked Seattle as the second-best U.S. city to live in? Or that Forbes deemed it the fifth-best city for good jobs? These are just two reasons why we at Northwest University are so thrilled to neighbor “The Emerald City.”
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
Enrollment is now open for Northwest University’s new undergraduate online degree program in Criminal Justice. The Criminal Justice degree is designed to help working adults successfully and conveniently complete their degree.
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
As finals week comes to a close, anticipation and excitement run high for students and families preparing for Saturday's Commencement ceremonies.
Friday, March 29, 2013
Northwest University presents the story of the Women's Soccer team and the chapters of their 2012 season.
Thursday, March 28, 2013
The Northwest University Hall of Fame evening was an amazing night. This annual event saw a record-setting 600 participants this year. The evening included: an incredible silent auction (including a classic silver Mercedes Benz convertible), introduction of the NU student athletes of the year, an inspiring story from the women’s soccer team, and more...
Tuesday, March 26, 2013
On Thursday, March 21, 2013, Northwest University students and prominent business leaders in the local community took part in a Speed Networking Dessert!
Monday, March 25, 2013
Northwest University would like to congratulate our very own Steve Smith, Creative Director and principle instructor of Creatio’s Recording Arts degree programs, for his recent nomination by the GRAMMY Foundation (National Association of Recording Arts and Sciences) as a candidate to receive the first ever GRAMMY Music Educator Award.
Thursday, March 21, 2013
Current NU student Nathan Furtado is staying busy these days! In addition to preparing for mid-terms, Nathan's band Citizens has an album that is making a serious impact on the Christian music scene!
Wednesday, March 20, 2013
Students and faculty had the pleasure of hearing from guest speaker Dr. Paul Alexander in chapel both Monday and Wednesday of this week.
Tuesday, March 12, 2013
Delia Jenny Lubanovici, former Northwest University Communication major (2008-2012), was crowned “Miss Seattle 2013” on Sunday, March 10, 2013. During her time at Northwest University, Lubanovici competed in many local Miss America pageants, where she gained scholarships to help fund her education.
Friday, March 8, 2013
It was a beautiful sunny day at Everest Park for the opening day of softball at Northwest U, and memorable as NU's inaugural home game.
Thursday, March 7, 2013
For the second year, student leaders have organized the Cultural Coffee House program as an opportunity for students to showcase their art, poetry, and stories in a celebration of diversity and history within the student body at NU.
Tuesday, February 26, 2013
The Drama Department at Northwest University proudly presents "The Spitfire Grill" February 26th - March 2nd.
Wednesday, February 6, 2013
Friday night marked the climactic finale of Screaming Eagle Week: The Eagle Olympics. Five days of fierce competition, ingenious creativity, and widespread student participation decides who will claim bragging rights as Screaming Eagle Week champions for a full year!
Tuesday, February 5, 2013
Upbeat, genuine, and intentional corporate worship is nothing new here at Northwest University. In fact, it happens on a regular basis from 3-5 times a week in chapel and on Monday nights at student-led Pursuit. What doesn’t happen on a regular basis is the recording of a live worship album with hundreds of voices echoing throughout Butterfield Chapel. On January 14, 2013 the dream of recording a live worship album came true.
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
Each year the month of January brings the start of a new semester. But it's at this time that student athletes, pre-med majors, musicians, elementary education students, and students from every discipline rally around a long-standing NU tradition: Screaming Eagles Week.
Friday, January 25, 2013
Today's chapel services featured Christian hip-hop artist Thi'sl, who was in Seattle for a concert in partnership with a local church. Though Thi'sl is based in St. Louis, MO, he regularly tours the country including the west coast and specifically Seattle.
Monday, January 14, 2013
Northwest University has announced Seattle Seahawks rookie sensation quarterback Russell Wilson as their special guest at the 3rd Annual Eagle Hall of Fame Benefit on Friday, March 22, 2013. Wilson will be participating in a moderated conversation at the event, which benefits and supports scholarships for student athletes at the university.
Wednesday, January 9, 2013
For the second year students at Northwest University have partnered with World Vision, which is located in Nearby Federal Way, in a project aimed at supporting medical volunteers in developing countries. Students raise money to purchase medical supplies, which are assembled into "Caregiver Kits" and then distributed to volunteers caring for individuals suffering from the effects HIV/Aids.
Tuesday, January 8, 2013
Each week members of the Thursday Night Improv team put plenty of hard work and preparation before students pile into NU's Millard Hall theatre for a night of laughs and memories. No one, including the cast members, know just what the night's performance will bring - other than laughter. It's a welcome break from the weekly grind of homework, studying, part-time jobs, and required internships.