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Changes in academic calendar explained

By Emily Gustafson Students and faculty have been wondering why the academic calendar is later than usual this year. The University of Northwestern – St. Paul’s fall semester began on Aug. 30 this year, nearly a week later than last year’s Aug. 24 start. The change in schedule was contingent upon many different factors, explained […]

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UNW Dance Team Twirling into Northwestern’s Clubs

by Kalena Coleman Two University of Northwestern – St. Paul (UNW) students have capitalized on the change in the school’s dancing policy to create the first University of Northwestern Dance team.  Just four years ago, in 2013, students were first able to host and attend dance functions on Northwestern’s campus. Since the establishment of the […]

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What a Glorious Feeling: UNW theater performs Singin’ in the Rain

By Jenny Cvek Water coming from the ceiling of a theater is typically thought of as a problem that needs to be fixed.  However, from Oct. 27 to Nov. 11, 2017, Knight Performance Hall will gladly open up the floodgates for performances of the classic musical Singin’ in the Rain, featuring brightly-colored costumes, elaborate dance […]

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Campus Character: Jody Reynolds equips students to minister off campus

By Melissa Brookman Jody Reynolds, coordinator of church and parent relations, uses her love of Jesus Christ and her passion for students to spread the gospel to youth groups in churches across state lines. Several students described Reynolds as loving, caring, and a mother-like role model to many students at University of Northwestern – St. […]

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Northwestern Student Stars in ‘Our Town’

By Wes Muilenburg It is unlikely for athletes to be on an “outside” team, especially when the home team has any degree of respectability. The opposite is true of music and theater. The experience and connections that stand to be gained from these experiences tend to outweigh the expenses. This past month, a theater major […]

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