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Recapping of North Central’s Mr. NCU 2019

Collin Johnson Takes Home The Title of Mr. NCU 2019 By: Kyle Crowell Ten competitors entered North Central University’s Annual Mr. NCU competition this year, and on the evening of April 5th, Collin Johnson stepped away as the victor. Amongst the other musical acts, sketches, and even a motivational speech, his act impressed the judges...

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Bullet Found Shot Through Window of T.J. Jones Library

Source and Motive of Gunshot Unclear A North Central housekeeping crew discovered a bullet in the wall of T.J. Jones library room before the start of the Spring 2019 semester. The bullet had traveled through a second story window and was lodged into the wall. Housekeeping workers Weston Cregut and Jesse Casavant first found the...

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Cracked Pipes in Orfield 810 and 923 Fixed

Repairs in the Apartments Raise Questions of the Buildings’ Longevity By Kyle Crowell NCU Facilities recently replaced cracked pipes that had been leaking into the basements of the Orfield 810 and 923 Apartments for some time. The leaking in 923 had been going on for a while, but had recently gotten exponentially worse; This prompted...

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NCU’s Big Budget Purchase is New Behind-The-Scenes Helper

Ellucian Software Introduced to NCU to Improve Class Registration Process By Kyle Crowell In December of 2017, staff at North Central started in­vestigating what Ellucian integration software could do for the university, determining whether or not to imple­ment a form of Ellucian software known as an “ERP.” Ellucian is a company that makes various forms...

Spring graduate numbers stay steady, graduate degrees double
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Spring graduate numbers stay steady, graduate degrees double

The irregularly scheduled spring semester at North Central is now winding down to a close and students are at the cusp of their summer break. For students that will be graduating this semester, the commencement ceremony is today, May 4. The ceremony is taking place in Bloomington, Minnesota at Cedar Valley Church. It will start...

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HLC reaccredits North Central, approves online programs

Online degrees now being offered starting Fall 2018 North Central was approved by Higher Learning Commission (HLC) for the reaccreditation of the university and cleared for two online programs, including a strategic leadership graduate program and an associate of arts in church leadership program as of Feb. 13, according to a North Central news release. ...

Hope for Dinner
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Hope for Dinner

Since 2014 North Central has participated in Hope for Dinner, an outlet of the non-profit organization Venture, to help provide food and medical supplies for people in need around the world. This year the money raised will give food and medical supplies to the people of Somalia.