Fabric Store- Abby McCubbin's costumet for 'you cant take it with you' musical  is made made of fabric from the new craft store downtown

Fabric store to open in Orange City

Closet knitters and seamstresses will rejoice together at the end of April when Orange City’s newest quilting and craft store, Stitch Studio, opens. Orange City’s Chamber of Commerce is very excited about bringing in the new business, which is located in Hands Across the World’s old location on Central Avenue. “I think it will bring more »

Play 'You Cant Take it With You'

‘You Can’t Take it With You’

The Northwestern theater department is about to open a spring show that will give audiences a much needed laugh. Friday, April 17 is opening night for “You Can’t Take it With You,” a comedic story of romance and family loyalty. “This show revolves around the Sycamore family. They are a very quirky group,” said theatre more »

Carboard Battle1 (Miles)

Hospers presents feats of bravery

Hear ye! Hear ye! Ladies and gentlemen of Northwestern, it is time once again to experience one of the greatest events this campus has to offer. At 6:30 p.m. on the eve of Sunday, April 26, the Green will fill with armor and weapons smashing together with the great “whumping” noise of discarded cardboard and more »

SUBMITTED FROM WWW.PGA.COM Michael Greller, who graduated from NW in 2000, advises Jordan Spieth during the 2015 Masters Tournament, April 9-12, in Augusta, Georgia.

NW alumn becomes caddie at Masters

In the world of professional golf, the stage does not get much bigger than The Masters. An unlikely actor become one of the stars of the show at the 2015 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club, held April 9-12. This was none other than MOC-FV and Northwestern alumni Michael Greller. For over the last more »

PHOTO BY CLARISSA OEHLER Competitors race in the men’s 1500m, including NW students Logan Hovland and Skyler Giddings.

Red Raider Open a success

Northwestern College hosted the annual Red Raider Open this past weekend, April 10 and 11, in De Valois Stadium. The Raiders made the most of their home field advantage, and the meet ran smoothly. Although no overall winner is declared, the NW runners picked up 41 top-five finishes and won eight events. Among the NW more »

The Visiting

World Premiere is ‘Visiting’ NW

This weekend’s World Premiere Festival will open a new show called “Visitng,” written and directed by student Jacob Christiansen. “Visiting” tells the story of a teenage boy who runs away to live with his sister at college. As the two become entangled in one another’s lives again, they unveil an unknown family history. The play’s more »

Arts & Culture

Lana Del Ray releases new album

Tired of listening to music that all sounds the same? Jaded listeners should check out Lana Del Rey’s new album, Honeymoon. In her most recent work, Lana Del Rey remains faithful to her signature sensuous vocals. However, Honeymoon incorporates several new elements that may surprise even the most avid Del Rey fan. As in her more »


Standing with legacies in the Hall of Fame

They are known as the faces on the wall. Anyone who has walked through the hallway adjacent to the Bultman Center has seen their smiling faces. It’s NW’s Athletic Hall of Fame. A close look at the wall reflects the ways in which NW athletics have evolved over the years. The NW Hall of Fame more »


Doors, bats and dryers.. Oh my!

Northwestern buildings have a high circulation of students coming in and out every day. The number of new buildings on campus continues to grow which makes more square footage for the maintenance department to manage. All the use results in wear on the building. Students, however, can take certain measures to make sure the maintenance more »


Mixed assumptions

Welcome to America, the nation where all races can coexist in a beautiful patchwork! Or so we’d like to think. As it turns out, no U.S. state, city or happy little college town is completely free from racism. Mixed-race individuals experience a particular breed of racism, and we are a little tired of it. Here more »


Soccer teams still kicking

The Northwestern Red Raider men’s soccer team stretched their winning streak to six with a pair of road victories over Nebraska Wesleyan and Mount Marty this week. Adding to his goal and two assists against Briar Cliff, sophomore forward Landon Sibole earned GPAC Offensive Player-of-the-Week honors with a 55th minute goal against Nebraska Wesleyan in more »