President's Messages

Northwood University’s study abroad programs offer students opportunities to see and practice the Northwood Idea at a global scale and through a global perspective. A few weeks ago, a group of students departed for a semester-long study abroad in Europe. During their short time abroad, these students have already had the opportunity to visit countries […]

This weekend Northwood University welcomes and honors seven women from across the nation who have made a difference in the businesses and the communities in which they live, work and play. The Northwood University Distinguished Women’s Awards honor and recognize women who uphold the Northwood Idea in all aspects of life. The 2018 class of […]

This past Wednesday, Northwood University welcomed 90 businesses to our Hach Student Life Center for our annual fall Career Fair. This event gave students the opportunity to connect with organizations from across the nation, and network with business professionals as they prepare start their business careers. These events are important for our students as they […]

Last Saturday, we had the wonderful opportunity to welcome students, alumni and parents to a new tailgate spot on campus. Formerly South Village Apartments, the area adjacent to our stadium is now home to a new area called Tailgate village. Students and Northwood fans alike are able to meet one another, have fun and play […]

The DeVos name is one of the most well-known at Northwood University, and a name tied to our philosophy that will ensure our ability to educate tomorrow’s business leaders long into the future. Yesterday, the Northwood family received the sad news that Richard DeVos passed away at the age of 92. Rich and his late […]

This week started with a powerful lightning storm that made us all feel a little “powerless,” but we pulled together and made it through! Though our first day of classes were delayed, we had a busy week with our annual events including Hall Olympics, Emerging Leaders Leadership Forum, the Kick-Off Party and of course, Opening […]

Welcome, Timberwolves! Today marks the official welcome to the new school year for all of Northwood University’s new freshmen students, and we are excited to introduce them to our vibrant campus. All summer, staff, faculty and students have been laying the groundwork for an exciting year, and we can’t wait to see what the future […]

Crews of workers have been on every inch of Northwood University’s campus this summer preparing for the return of our students and the start of the new school year. We started the first of three phases of renovations to our Strosacker Library, started work on Founders Garden and the one-of-a-kind outdoor space along our Mall […]

Summer is here, and with it the numerous projects that signify progress on our beautiful campus! Soon, we will start work on Hantz Stadium, where we are replacing the football-playing surface with turf. Also on the athletics side, we hope Northwood soccer fans will enjoy the new seating at Dean Field this fall, added in […]

Last week Northwood University staff and faculty filed into Riepma Arena for a special event. The day featured a glimpse at our university’s future and our strategic initiatives, a wonderful lunch and fellowship, and our annual Service Awards. Together we celebrated employees at Northwood University who have served for five or more years. Two of […]