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

Artist combines love of music and sports

We’ve got the funk, everyone! Vulfpeck is in the house with its new album The Beautiful Game, which was released October 17. This album features over 10 guests and an endless set of funky jams. Occasionally called “funk-pop,” Vulfpeck’s sound does not really fit into any one genre; rather, it brings together elements of funk, more »


Dorm room transformed into store

Clothes hang neatly on racks, grouped by style and size. A mannequin stands in the corner, ready for an outfit to be styled and displayed. From the inside, this looks like the beginnings of a steadily growing boutique. From the outside, looks can be deceiving. This shop is found in an unlikely place: a men’s more »


The Hatchery reopens in OC

The Northwestern College and Orange City community may be puzzled as to where The Hatchery Restaurant & Lounge has gone. Some may think it has gone out of business or disappeared because it is not in its old spot downtown. Some may be wondering whether they will ever be able to taste their favorite sandwiches, more »


Finding loving friendships

As a prospective student, I imagined the Northwestern community as one filled with many, many friends. That has not been the case. I have friends and I am connected to a larger community, but I do not have more friends than I did in high school. Then again, what are friends anyway? Succumbing to my more »


Raiders featured on SportsCenter Top 10

Northwestern College wrapped up its football season with an upset attempt at No. 5 Morningside College. The Red Raiders ended up losing the game 13-14, but beat Morningside in most major statistical categories. After a scoreless first quarter, the Morningside defense came up big and intercepted a Jonathan Kodama pass and returned it 73 yards more »