Saturday, November 5, 2011
The Northwest University Concert Choir and the University Presbyterian Cathedral Choir join the Rainier Symphony to present Christmas Traditions. The concert will be held on December 2, 2011 at 7:30 pm at Beneroya Hall.
Friday, November 4, 2011
The Northwest University Music Departments Presents the Autumn Leaves Fall Concert featuring Synergy Vocal Jazz, Northwest University Jazz Band, and the NU Jazz Rhythm combo. The concert is on November 17th at 7:30pm in the Butterfield Chapel.
Thursday, November 3, 2011
The Northwest University Drama Program presents: The Summoning of Everyman in Millard Hall Theatre.
Friday, October 7, 2011
On October 7th, NU awarded Alumni of the Year and Young Alumna of the Year in the annual Alumni Chapel. We were led in worship by Travis Lindseth, heard a word from John Fox (’83 – President of the Alumni Association and business owner), and then enjoyed hearing from our award recipients, Darrel and Gail Johnsen (’79 – Pastors at Faith Assembly in Pasco, Wash.) and Tiffany Zulkosky (’06 – Rural Director to U.S. Senator Mark Begich).
Thursday, September 15, 2011
In the U.S. News & World Report recently released publication, America’s Best Colleges 2012, Northwest University was regionally ranked as a Tier I baccalaureate college. Northwest University received a ranking of 9 in the category, which is an improvement from the 2011 report where Northwest was ranked 14.
Monday, August 22, 2011
Northwest University faculty member Mizue Fells was featured in concert on Friday, September 16 in the Butterfield Chapel at the Kirkland Campus. Professor Fells was joined by guest musicians adjunct faculty member Kathy Boone and student Drew Baddeley.
Wednesday, June 15, 2011
With the recent announcement of the closing of Bethany University, Northwest University is prepared to assist their students by letting them transfer all earned credits with no increase in tuition expense.
Monday, May 23, 2011
The former Seattle Seahawks’ training and headquarters building on the campus of Northwest University was dedicated and named in honor of Randall K. Barton in a ceremony on May 6, 2011.
Wednesday, May 4, 2011
Kathi Goertzen, the KOMO TV co-anchor noted for her outstanding professional success, moral example, and indomitable spirit, was presented with the Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree at the 75th Commencement of Northwest University.
Tuesday, April 26, 2011
The Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) Baccalaureate/Graduate Degree Board of Commissioners recently awarded Northwest University initial accreditation of its business programs.
Friday, April 15, 2011
Campus Ministries at Northwest University has just finished the latest student-lead worship project, titled “Deeper.” The CD was released at 9:00 p.m. Monday, April 18, in conjunction with the normal Monday Night Pursuit Gathering in the Chapel.
Saturday, April 2, 2011
Jim Sinegal, the CEO and co-founder of Costco, spoke at the monthly event of the Northwest University Business Association (NUBA) on Wednesday, March 2. NUBA is a student organization founded and started by NU students who want to establish connections between NU students and companies and professionals in the Seattle area.
Thursday, March 31, 2011
Three individuals and one team were inducted into the Northwest University Eagle Hall of Fame – and thousands of dollars were raised for athletic scholarships – at the first annual Hall of Fame Dinner and Sports Benefit on March 25, 2011.
Wednesday, March 30, 2011
The new recording studio for Creatio at Northwest University celebrated a dedication, ribbon cutting, and open house on Feb. 28. The studio is located in the Barton Building (formerly the Seattle Seahawks training headquarters).
Tuesday, March 29, 2011
The Center for English Language Education (CELE) is hosting an event Monday for Northwest University students titled Global PROfiles: Learning What Works to Study, Work, and Live Abroad. The event will be held in HSC 233 from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. on Monday, April 4.
Friday, March 25, 2011
Christian musician Barry McGuire received an honorary doctoral degree from Northwest University on Friday, March 19, to recognize him for half a century of worldwide musical influence.
Friday, March 4, 2011
The Northwest University men earned a spot in the 2011 NAIA Division II Men’s National Championships in Pt. Lookout, Missouri as they were awarded the #9 at-large spot in the 32-team, single elimination championship tournament which begins play on March 9 and will play.
Wednesday, February 2, 2011
Forty student debaters from five colleges and universities participated in the Eagle World Cup Tournament hosted by Northwest University January 14-15. Topics included pulling out of Afghanistan, childhood obesity, Wikileaks, and editing racist language from classic literature. Harvard debaters Wes Hopkins and Josh Zagorsky finished in first place at the tournament.
Thursday, January 27, 2011
Emmy Award-winning journalist David Brody will deliver the keynote address at the fifth annual Faith in the Humanities conference at Northwest University on Monday, January 31. His talk is titled, “Making Your Mark as a Christian Journalist in the Mainstream Media.”