Category Archives: Students

Benjamin Taylor: Still standing tall

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by Isaac Johnson With the votes counted and the polls closed, Benjamin Taylor, a second-year pastoral ministry major, celebrates starting his second year in office in Student Government at the University of Northwestern – St. Paul.  Before joining Student Government, Taylor was quite involved on campus. He said, “I did Men’s Chorus, and I was […]

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The Five16 Film Festival Has Hit Off Once Again


by Jenny Cvek   The Five16 Film Festival is one of the most popular events held at the University of Northwestern—St. Paul. Held on April 10 at 7 p.m., it is a night for formalwear, socialization and entertainment, and it also showcases the hard work and talent of Northwestern’s media department.

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Changes made to the Editing Competency Exam (ECE)


by Jordan Jantz The Editing Competency Exam, the ECE, is changing. Students in English 1105, English composition, can expect some changes including when the ECE is offered, what is tested on it and how remediation works. “The ECE is no longer required for English 2205—critical thinking and writing—which it traditionally has for a really long […]

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Athletic positions at UNW prepare students for future careers

Chloe Gault and her advisor David Hieb with the 2016 UMAC Championship trophy (photo courtesy of Chloe Gault).

Upper Midwest Athletic Conference titles are won with contributions from many different people including players and coaches. Unbeknownst to many people on the University of Northwestern—St. Paul campus are the contributions made behind the scenes by students in multiple athletic positions including roles such as student manager, statistician, and student athletic trainer. These positions not only contribute to the athletic success of teams such as football, men’s basketball, and baseball, they also prepare students for their careers after graduation.

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Calling out to all UNW dudes: Add More Dudes!

A new movement has been spreading its influence around the University of Northwestern – St. Paul, and many people aren’t entirely sure what purpose it serves. “UNW More Dudes” is a Facebook group that was created last year by Grant Cox, a sophomore mechanical engineering major.

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