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 hosts collaborative exhibit

NW’s Departments of Music, English and Art are presenting a collaborative exhibit to campus and the community. On Feb. 22, a reception will be held in the Te Paske Gallery featuring visual art displays and musical performance. The exhibit will be an opportunity to observe the creative work of faculty and students. Dr. Samuel Martin, more »


Campus hosts Mr. Red Raider competition

For the third year in a row, NW Student Activities Council will host the much anticipated Mr. Red Raider competition. To be crowned a favorite, five strapping chaps will have their wits and talents put to the test as they perform and answer questions for campus. The competition will take place at 9 p.m. Saturday, more »


Hub break-in causes property damage

As students shuffled to the Hub on Saturday night they were greeted with caution tape, broken glass and chairs blocking off a corner of the Hub. Sometime between when the Club at N-dub dance ended at 12:37 a.m. and the following morning when student employees opened the Hub, there was a break-in. “Two windows in more »


Living out justice like Jesus

I have noticed two attitudes toward social justice on Northwestern’s campus. Community members have the choice of caring about human rights issues at the risk of being labeled “too liberal” or remaining apathetic. These stereotypes we’ve created aren’t healthy and, quite frankly, shouldn’t even exist in the first place. Something needs to change. The liberal more »


Several Red Raiders qualify for national tournament in Tennessee

On Saturday, the Red Raider indoor track team had great success during the Buena Vista Invite in Storm Lake, Iowa. It was a great day for individual talent, but it was also a great day for team talent, as the men took home first place at the invite with 153 points. The women finished in more »