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

NW fall play opens Friday, Oct. 2

  Historically, Northwestern College has been known as a pretty safe place to take refuge from dragons. They tend to struggle in liberal arts classes, and even Zwemer tower is a little too short for the impressive landings they crave. But for the past four weeks, the NW theatre department has been quietly bringing a more »


Raider Days inspires NW school spirit

Alumni and students alike can expect lots of excitement on campus this weekend, as Oct. 2-3 marks this year’s homecoming. “I always loved seeing the smiles on alums faces after they have come back and to see some people they maybe haven’t seen in years,” said Tyler Zeutnehorst, RD of the North Suites. “I loved more »


FYS classes redefine community

Since Monday of last week, students in the First Year Seminar classes, along with their orientation leaders and some staff, have been taking part in O-serve projects off campus. These three-hour service projects have been taking place throughout Sioux County and will continue until Saturday. In past years, these service projects have happened soon after more »


Paper pretty please

Electric devices are becoming more integrated into the education field. Most school systems across the country now provide all students with tablets and/or laptop computers. Bookstores, libraries and publishers around the country are taking a hard hit from the growing population of Kindles, eBooks and more. With tuition continually climbing, the additional cost of textbooks more »


Soccer’s winning streak continues

The men’s soccer team has been playing more as a team this year as the Red Raiders continue to advance their winning streak. Northwestern defeated Briar Cliff in Orange City on Sept. 29. After a 4-0 lead at halftime during Tuesday’s game, the Red Raiders may have gotten comfortable and let up a little as more »