The long journey of acceptance began in 2002 when former Athletic Director Greg Hayton and North Central President Gordon Anderson participated in an NCAA informational meeting in Indianapolis, Ind. After this meeting, North Central was placed in a lottery along with other schools hopeful of joining the NCAA. North Central was selected to enter the process of joining the NCAA Division III for 2006.
NCU in CCCU September 28, 2010 · Comments Off on NCU in CCCU
The Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU) granted North Central full membership on August 11, 2010 . . . North Central joins a select group of 110 schools nationwide qualifying for membership in the CCCU.
Associate Director of North Central Security Joshua Urlaub suggests that students stay informed on the crimes around campus. The security page of the North Central web site contains useful information, such as important on-campus phone numbers, security updates, a list of North Central security staff, and resources on campus.
Over the summer, many changes were made to the communication arts department. The department has permanently relocated to the T.J. Jones Information Resource Center. Communication Arts Department Chair Todd Wold said the decision was made over the summer to make last year’s temporary move permanent. The Fortress renovation project, which originally would have moved the department into a portion of that building, is a longer-term and larger scale project, said Wold
On Sept. 14th, North Central, the House of Charity and Aeon—a community development corporation that provides housing for people in need—united to put on an annual event known as the Elliot Park Night to Unite. The focus of this event was getting members of the community to interact and give local organizations an opportunity to get involved in the community.
The inspiration of the 2010 spiritual life days will be the idea of a widow, who was often considered a useless figure in ancient society. This year, students can consider asking themselves how they should be like the widow and what characteristics she possessed.
The Northerner Online is proud to bring you another video feature, this time presenting a look back on Ninedays 2010 and the impact it had on the city of Minneapolis; specifically, the "Reach the U" team.
From March 12 through Oct. 24, 2010, visitors can be catapulted 2,000 years back to the original discovery of the famous Dead Sea Scrolls. The Science Museum of Minnesota is showcasing the Dead Sea Scrolls: Words that Changed the World exhibit at 120 W. Kellogg Blvd. in St. Paul, Minnesota.