NWHSU News

Commencement Marks a First for College of Undergraduate Health Sciences

The first stand alone B.S. degrees will be awarded.

April 15, 2014
15/04/14
Northwestern Teams Up With Get in Gear Event

Northwestern is sponsoring clinical support for runners.

April 11, 2014
11/04/14
Northwestern Elects Two New Board Members

New board members get acquainted with campus.

April 08, 2014
08/04/14
College of Chiropractic Graduation This Week

63 students will graduate in April 4 commencement ceremony.

April 01, 2014
01/04/14
NWHSU Research Team Earns Top ACC-RAC Award

Northwestern recognized with Best Paper for neck pain research.

March 26, 2014
26/03/14
Students Represent Northwestern at National Conference

SACA students lobby at Legislative Conference.

March 25, 2014
25/03/14
Dr. Renee DeVries Receives ACA Honor

Dr. DeVries is named Academic of the Year.

March 19, 2014
19/03/14
Northwestern is Partnering with Uptown VFW to Care for Vets

Feed 'Em & Treat 'Em Event will offer free meal and health care.

March 05, 2014
05/03/14
Northwestern Professors Tap into the Power of iBooks

The tech resource gets rave reviews from students.

February 28, 2014
28/02/14
Northwestern Research VP Appointed to Federal Advisory Committee

Dr. Gert Bronfort Selected for Health Advisory Committee

February 18, 2014
18/02/14
Youth Volunteers Needed for Concussion Management Training Program

30 volunteers are needed for March 2 class.

February 11, 2014
11/02/14
Northwestern Preparing to Welcome Chiropractic Alumni to Campus for Homecoming

Chiropractic Homecoming is February 6-8, 2014.

January 31, 2014
31/01/14
Changes Underway in Clinic System

Burnsville Closing Prompts UHS Expansion

December 13, 2013
13/12/13
Northwestern Professors Publish Research on Using Cell Phones in the Classroom

Professors find student-captured videos are valuable learning tool.

December 10, 2013
10/12/13
Northwestern Team Member Demonstrates Spirit of the Season

Mario Rezendez voted Bell Ringer of the Day by Salvation Army.

December 10, 2013
10/12/13
Historic Commencement as Colleges Hold Combined Ceremony

Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, Massage Therapy, and Undergraduate students will graduate together this weekend.

December 10, 2013
10/12/13
Northwestern Community Hosts Thanksgiving Feast

Thanksgiving Day from 11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

November 25, 2013
25/11/13
Campus Community Celebrates Thanks and Giving

Employee Giving Campaign Kicks Off!

November 22, 2013
22/11/13
Northwestern will hold Commencement Ceremony for College of Chiropractic

Thirty-two students will graduate with honors.

November 20, 2013
20/11/13
Departments Re-aligning to Best Serve Students and Alumni

The new arrangement aims to provide support and resources to enhance the student experience at Northwestern and after graduation.

November 13, 2013
13/11/13
Northwestern Students Plan MOvember Events

Campaign aims to change the face of men's health.

November 12, 2013
12/11/13
Northwestern Chiropractic Students Named to Dean's List

146 chiropractic students named to the Summer 2013 dean’s list.

November 11, 2013
11/11/13
Northwestern Names New Chair of the Board of Trustees

David Peterson, DC, has been elected Chair of the Board of Trustees, filling the vacancy left when Dr. Kent Erickson was named Interim President and CEO.

November 07, 2013
07/11/13
Dr. Sawyer Named to MNsure Advisory Committee

Committee members will provide advice and recommendations to MNsure Board.

November 01, 2013
01/11/13
Northwestern Students Include Service Project in Chiro Games Trip

Two dozen Northwestern students will spend a day cleaning up a local beach.

October 31, 2013
31/10/13
Northwestern Community Moving Forward, Inspired by Late President

We are planning an on-campus observance on Friday, Nov. 1. More information will follow next week.

October 25, 2013
25/10/13
Northwestern Mourns the Death of President Jeff Nelson

Statement from Leadership of Northwestern Health Sciences University

October 22, 2013
22/10/13
Northwestern Implements Lean Six Sigma for Process Improvement

Process improvement model aims to lead positive change.

October 21, 2013
21/10/13
Veterans Health Administration Expert to Speak on Campus this Week

Hear an expert perspective on integrating chiropractic services in the VHA.

October 15, 2013
15/10/13
Northwestern Named SACA Chapter of the Year

SACA Chapter Earns National Recognition

September 26, 2013
26/09/13
Fall Class is Largest in Years for Northwestern Health Sciences

Our total student enrollment is now 906, a number that’s been trending upward in recent years.

September 26, 2013
26/09/13
Faculty Members Engage in Lifelong Learning with Research Scholars Course

Faculty Scholars course focuses on using research in practice.

September 20, 2013
20/09/13
Community Events Offer Great Opportunities for Northwestern

Join Northwestern at the Bloomington Heritage Days Parade!

September 11, 2013
11/09/13
Northwestern Launches The Center for Sports and Rehab

Specialty clinic will focus on sports injuries and rehabilitation

September 03, 2013
03/09/13
Students Give Northwestern High Marks in Academic Excellence

Student satisfaction survey results show confidence in the University, as well as room for improvement.

August 16, 2013
16/08/13
Northwestern Day at the State Fair

Visit us at the KS95 State Fair booth on August 29.

August 16, 2013
16/08/13
Dr. Wolfe Presents on Chiropractic History

His presentation earned Best Presentation honors.

August 02, 2013
02/08/13
Northwestern will Graduate 42 Students in Summer Commencement Ceremonies

Massage Therapy and AOM students will graduate August 10.

August 02, 2013
02/08/13
Northwestern Rolls Out Ad Campaign

Be on the lookout for MTC bus wraps featuring Northwestern students.

July 26, 2013
26/07/13
Reaching Out to Veterans – Northwestern is Named Yellow-Ribbon School

Designation as military-friendly school is part of expanded enrollment strategy.

July 19, 2013
19/07/13
Dragon Boat Team Narrowly Misses Top Three Finish

Team Northwestern participates in St. Paul's Dragon Boat Festival over the weekend.

July 16, 2013
16/07/13
It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane….

New development program aims to grow patient giving by leaps and bounds.

July 09, 2013
09/07/13
Lead the Way Campaign Launches

Engaging the University community in leading students to Northwestern.

July 01, 2013
01/07/13
Closed for Independence Day

The building will be closed on July 4, 5 and 6.

June 28, 2013
28/06/13
Sports Physicals and Baseline Concussion Testing Offered by Northwestern

Physicals and Combine Event on campus June 25.

June 17, 2013
17/06/13
Employees Celebrate Milestone Years

Fifteen employees were honored for a combined 125 years of service to Northwestern.

June 07, 2013
07/06/13
Supporting a Community of Lifelong Learners

Two Northwestern Faculty Members Earn PhD.

June 03, 2013
03/06/13
Take the Commuter Challenge

Bike, walk or carpool to work or school, and win prizes!

May 31, 2013
31/05/13
HR Director Recognized as Dignity & Respect Champion

Deborah Hogenson is named as a Dignity & Respect Champion

May 29, 2013
29/05/13
Northwestern Night at the Twins Game

Northwestern heads to Target Field to cheer on the Twins!

May 29, 2013
29/05/13
Celebrate Founder’s Day

The campus community is invited to help celebrate Founder’s Day on May 31, at Noon in the cafeteria.

May 28, 2013
28/05/13
Celebrate Founder’s Day

The campus community is invited to help celebrate Founder’s Day on May 31, at noon in the cafeteria.

May 24, 2013
24/05/13
Appreciation Day – Building Community

Sign up to volunteer today!

May 24, 2013
24/05/13
Centricity System Launches June 1

New technology lays the foundation for the Clinical Transformation Project.

May 21, 2013
21/05/13
Northwestern in the News

Two local news stories mention Northwestern this week.

May 21, 2013
21/05/13
Acupuncture Town Hall Meeting to be Held at Northwestern

Join us on Tuesday, May 21 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

May 17, 2013
17/05/13
Career Event Helps Students Make Connections

Career Fair and Vendor Day is May 9.

May 08, 2013
08/05/13
Partnering to Help Our Neighbors in Need

VEAP food drive on campus April 29-May 3.

April 26, 2013
26/04/13
Northwestern Graduate Selected for Policy Fellowship

Leadership program is part of the U of M Humphrey School of Public Affairs

April 19, 2013
19/04/13
Northwestern to Host International Oncology Massage Summit

Hundreds will gather on campus for three-day event April 19-21.

April 16, 2013
16/04/13
Chiropractic Students to Graduate This Week

Northwestern alumnus Representative Jim Abeler, DC, (‘79) will give the commencement address.

April 09, 2013
09/04/13
Student Interns Look Ahead to Starting a Practice

Two chiropractic students share what they're learning in their internships.

April 01, 2013
01/04/13
Helping the Elderly Age Gracefully

Dr. Cara Borggren is on a mission to help the elderly understand how they can age gracefully.

March 21, 2013
21/03/13
Dignity & Respect Champions Program Kicks Off

New program will recognize an individual who promotes diversity at Northwestern.

March 15, 2013
15/03/13
Northwestern Names Students to Chiropractic Dean's List

187 chiropractic students named to the Fall 2012 dean’s list.

March 01, 2013
01/03/13
Northwestern Presents $51,000 in Scholarships at Chiropractic Homecoming

Alumni and friends of University support student success.

February 27, 2013
27/02/13
Mark Dehen, DC, Named Chiropractic Distinguished Alumnus of the Year

Second-generation chiropractor has a long list of awards, community service and service to the chiropractic profession.

February 20, 2013
20/02/13
Chiropractic Homecoming Brings Alumni Back Together on Campus

Northwestern gears up to host the 2013 Chiropractic Homecoming and Winter Gathering February 7-9.

February 04, 2013
04/02/13
CHIP Efforts Intensify as MN Legislature Convenes

The Center for Healthcare Innovation and Policy at Northwestern advocates on behalf of the chiropractic, acupuncture and massage therapy professions.

January 25, 2013
25/01/13
Clinic Transformation Progresses with April “Go Live” Date for Centricity System

The practice management system is set to go live April 16.

January 24, 2013
24/01/13
Student Groups Offer an Enriching Experience Beyond the Classroom

Student opportunities abound at Northwestern.

January 18, 2013
18/01/13
Employees Invest in Northwestern

Giving campaign raised nearly $33,000.

December 20, 2012
20/12/12
Students Have Some Fun with a Serious Subject

Team Northwestern raises more than $7,000 for MOvember campaign.

December 14, 2012
14/12/12
Northwestern Students will Graduate in Commencement Ceremonies December 15

The term wraps up with final exams and graduation ceremonies.

December 11, 2012
11/12/12
Clinic Staff Prepares to Implement Upgrades

Work begins on practice management system.

December 07, 2012
07/12/12
Northwestern Research Education Project Maintaining Pace of Progress

An update on the research project, now in its sixth year.

November 28, 2012
28/11/12
Search for New President in Full Swing

The position profile is finalized and distributed by the search firm.

November 26, 2012
26/11/12
Northwestern Will Hold Commencement Ceremony for College of Chiropractic

103 Doctor of Chiropractic degrees will be presented.

November 13, 2012
13/11/12
Giving Campaign Reminds Employees ‘Every GIVE Counts’

2012 Campaign Goal is to raise $40,000 in 40 hours with 40% participation.

November 07, 2012
07/11/12
Northwestern Names 134 Students to College of Chiropractic Dean’s List

134 chiropractic students are named to the dean's list for the Summer 2012 term.

November 02, 2012
02/11/12
Discovery Day Showcases Programs and Campus

New format combines programs into single event.

October 29, 2012
29/10/12
Students Lead MOvember Movement on Campus

Campaign aims to change the face of men’s health.

October 26, 2012
26/10/12
Practice Management System Selected for Northwestern Clinics

IT foundation now in place for Clinical Transformation Project.

October 25, 2012
25/10/12
Celebrate Northwestern at Stars Among Us Gala

Join the festivities November 9 at The Saint Paul Hotel.

October 22, 2012
22/10/12
Revised Mission and Vision Statements Reflect a New Direction for University

Key focus is preparing students to be vital contributors in the new health care environment

October 16, 2012
16/10/12
Change on the Horizon for Northwestern Clinics

A major initiative is designed to improve the efficiency of clinical care and drive the introduction of a new model of collaborative, integrative patient care.

October 04, 2012
04/10/12
Facilities Team Busy With Building Upgrades

Classrooms and other areas get a facelift.

October 01, 2012
01/10/12
Dr. Glori Hinck Wins Technology Award

The award was presented at the NUTN 2012 conference September 18.

September 26, 2012
26/09/12
Clinic Leadership Positions Announced

Dr. Brad Finer named Director of Clinical Services and Chief Clinical Officer

September 21, 2012
21/09/12
Dr. Bronfort Receives Lincoln Research Prize

The award is given to a chiropractic scientist who has demonstrated outstanding research contributions over the past three years.

September 19, 2012
19/09/12
Dr. Sawyer Makes List of 100 Influential Health Care Leaders

The list was published in the August 2012 edition of Minnesota Physician magazine.

September 19, 2012
19/09/12
Fall Term Gets Underway with 212 New Students

University Provides $84,000 in New Student Scholarships This Term

September 13, 2012
13/09/12
Students Graduate in Summer Commencement Ceremonies

Nearly 50 students graduated from Northwestern Health Sciences University on August 11.

August 13, 2012
13/08/12
Your Voices Were Heard

Strategic Plan Renewal Update

August 06, 2012
06/08/12
Northwestern Announces the College of Graduate Health Sciences

The University expects to accept the first group of students to the Clinical Nutrition and Clinical Chiropractic Orthopedics programs for the Winter term starting January 2013.

July 23, 2012
23/07/12
Massage Therapy Open House

Prospective students are invited to campus to learn about our program.

July 19, 2012
19/07/12
Northwestern Adopts a New Tradition with White Coat Ceremony

Chiropractic students receive white coat as they begin clinical experience.

July 09, 2012
09/07/12
Northwestern Names 140 Students to College of Chiropractic Dean’s List

College of Chiropractic releases winter term dean's list.

July 02, 2012
02/07/12
Campus Community Encouraged to Give Feedback on the Strategic Plan Update

Campus community and stakeholder involvement continues to be essential to the plan’s success.

June 25, 2012
25/06/12
State of University Address Presents Positive Outlook

Dr. Wiles addressed staff, faculty and students on June 20.

June 25, 2012
25/06/12
CHIP Forum Will Focus on Importance of Grass Roots Advocacy

With featured speaker Dr. David Feinwachs

June 20, 2012
20/06/12
Northwestern Research Paper Leads the Spine Journal Top 25 for 2011

Drs. Bronfort and Evans author top-ranked article.

June 15, 2012
15/06/12
Founder's Day Celebration

Celebrate Founder's Day June 1

May 25, 2012
25/05/12
Giving Back to Community Through Appreciation and Service Day

Appreciation and Service Day Slated for July 19, 2012

May 25, 2012
25/05/12
Dr. Spicer Featured in TV News Story on Chiropractic Care and Babies

News segment aired May 14 on WCCO News at 10.

May 15, 2012
15/05/12
Meet Your 2012-2013 Student Senate Leadership

Newly elected Student Senate officers begin their term.

May 08, 2012
08/05/12
Northwestern Honors Outstanding Teachers and Student Leaders

Teacher of the Year and Student Leadership Hall of Fame awards presented.

April 25, 2012
25/04/12
Northwestern Presents Doctor of Chiropractic Degrees to 42 Students

42 chiropractic students receive degrees at April 13 graduation ceremony.

April 16, 2012
16/04/12
Open House Will Showcase Massage Therapy Program

Join us at an Open House to find out about the convenience and flexibility of our evening program beginning in May.

April 09, 2012
09/04/12
Discussion Series Will Examine Bias in Healthcare

Don't miss the kick off event March 28.

March 26, 2012
26/03/12
Northwestern Names 154 Chiropractic Students to Dean’s List

154 chiropractic students are named to the dean's list for the Fall 2011 term.

March 17, 2012
17/03/12
Dignity and Respect Campaign Promotes Inclusive Environment at Northwestern

The Dignity and Respect Campaign is a three-year initiative to promote and encourage acceptance and inclusion on campus.

March 17, 2012
17/03/12
Northwestern Receives $15,000 Grant for Summer Science Academy

Grant from the Carolyn Foundation to help fund the Summer Science Academy

February 21, 2012
21/02/12
Northwestern Delegation Prepares to Advocate at Legislative Conference

Northwestern will be represented by a group of students, administrators and doctors of chiropractic at the National Chiropractic Legislative Conference

February 13, 2012
13/02/12
Chiropractic Homecoming Reunites Alumni on Campus

Chiropractic alumni will reunite at Northwestern next week for the annual College of Chiropractic Winter Homecoming and Gathering.

January 27, 2012
27/01/12
New Year Brings New Changes in Cafeteria

New healthy options in the cafeteria

January 12, 2012
12/01/12
Neck Pain Study Finds Chiropractic and Exercise More Effective than Medication

New research indicates that spinal manipulation and exercise are more effective at relieving neck pain in the long term than medications.

January 05, 2012
05/01/12
Northwestern Research Study Gets National News Attention

The findings of a research study on neck pain conducted at Northwestern made the national news this week.

January 05, 2012
05/01/12
Pillsbury House Clinic Receives $5000 Grant

The grant from the Seward Community Fund to purchase supplies and equipment

December 21, 2011
21/12/11
Commencement Ceremony Marks a First for Northwestern Health Sciences University

Northwestern awarded its first Associate of Applied Sciences degrees in Massage Therapy at a commencement on Dec. 17.

December 19, 2011
19/12/11
Northwestern Graduates 102 Chiropractic Students

The College of Chiropractic at Northwestern Health Sciences University presents degrees to 102 students in a commencement ceremony

November 18, 2011
18/11/11
Northwestern Honors Chiropractic Advocate at Gala

Russell Sawyer, Jr., DC, a longtime chiropractic advocate and former president of the American Chiropractic Association honored at the Gala

November 11, 2011
11/11/11
It’s No Trick – the New Website is Live!

Northwestern launches a new website today.

October 31, 2011
31/10/11
Northwestern Receives Patriot Award

The Patriot Award - presented to employers for the support of their employees or students who are serving in the Armed Forces.

October 24, 2011
24/10/11
Northwestern Announces the Creation of the College of Undergraduate Health Sciences

The Undergraduate Studies Program at Northwestern Health Sciences University has been consolidated into the newly formed College of Undergraduate Health Sciences.

October 07, 2011
07/10/11
How Do You Define Your Professional Identity?

A new series at Northwestern investigates issues important to integrative and complementary healthcare professionals.

October 06, 2011
06/10/11
The Northwestern Community will Shine at the Stars Among Us Gala

Russell Sawyer, Jr., DC to be honored with the Brilliant Star Award.

October 03, 2011
03/10/11
Recognizing Constitution Day

Northwestern observes Constitution Day

September 19, 2011
19/09/11
$3.3 million NIH Grant Awarded for Headache Study

Research study to help determine the optimal number of chiropractic treatments for neck-related headaches

September 15, 2011
15/09/11
Research Education Project Receives Additional Funding

The research team received $850,000 for CAM Education Research Project.

August 16, 2011
16/08/11

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