President's Messages

Affordability of higher education has prompted much discussion in recent years. It’s a key question for parents and students as they determine where to spend their higher education time and dollars. Our ongoing desire to demonstrate a strong return on investment (ROI) has been rewarded recently with several national rankings that prove an education at […]

Last weekend, a Northwood student filmed part of the 52nd Northwood University International Auto Show (NUIAS) while riding across campus on a longboard skateboard. What made his journey special is that he shared the film via live stream, giving off-site viewers a chance to experience the fun and excitement of our signature event remotely. Live […]

The 52nd annual Northwood University International Auto Show (NUIAS) is this weekend, and the theme “Driven” focuses on the brand identity and the uniqueness of each manufacturer. From the students at Northwood University to the CEO in the corner office of a leading manufacturer, the individuals involved in the auto industry must be “driven” to […]

Tonight Northwood University celebrates and congratulates eight women who are recipients of the Distinguished Women Award. These are women who have made an impact on their organizations and communities through leadership in private, public and nonprofit endeavors. Time and again they lead by example and demonstrate the Northwood Idea through creativity, vision, hard work and […]

This past week, a who’s who of talented, thought-provoking leaders of economics and capitalism—from our own university, across the country and around the world – made presentations for Freedom Week. Authors, entrepreneurs, economists, public servants, political philosophers and even our own students spoke on topics such as capitalism, prevailing wage, libertarianism, free trade and much […]

Beginning on Monday, September 14, Northwood University will host our second annual Freedom Week on campus when we share the Northwood Idea with our student attendees. In addition to presentations from several of our colleagues, Freedom Week will feature speakers on such topics as American exceptionalism, capitalism, natural law, the “invisible hand”, and others that […]

This past weekend we welcomed the class of 2019 to the Northwood Wolf Pack. Some of our words of wisdom involved starting strong. One way we do that is by encouraging students to get involved in some of the many activities we offer. Because as it says in our Student Life Handbook – sports, Greek […]

It’s Welcome Weekend at Northwood and we are excited to see our students back on campus for the 2015/16 academic year. This year we welcome a class of new students, freshmen and transfers, that is larger than last year. Our DeVos Graduate school enrollment is the second largest class in its history. We believe these […]

The beginning of the 2015-16 academic year is just over a week away. This means our priorities are focused on the short-term: helping new students settle in… giving our returning students a strong start… launching athletic seasons and extracurricular activities. The entire Northwood team is focused on doing this well, and our success will not […]

“The Team, The Team, The Team … Think what a great thing it is to be a part of something that is The Team.” Football fans will recognize the words of legendary University of Michigan football coach Bo Schembechler. He delivered what is considered by many to be one of the most inspirational speeches about […]