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In Perspective: Dealing with Grief and the Loss of Micah Pennington
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In Perspective: Dealing with Grief and the Loss of Micah Pennington

Early this semester, North Central University experienced the loss of beloved student Micah Pennington, a 22-year-old senior on the brink of graduating and earning his undergraduate degree in Fine Arts and Church Leadership. Micah was—and is—adored by many students here on campus, and thus his passing has left behind a lot of grieving hearts. I...

North Central Woman’s Basketball Hopes for a UMAC Playoff Return
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North Central Woman’s Basketball Hopes for a UMAC Playoff Return

The North Central University women’s basketball team is seeking a second consecutive playoff run in the UMAC competition this year, but after losing two division games recently, they need to net several wins to keep their hopes alive. The Rams made the UMAC playoffs last year—it was the first season the team did not have...

North Central student passes away on campus; funeral held in F.J. Lindquist Sanctuary
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North Central student passes away on campus; funeral held in F.J. Lindquist Sanctuary

A senior interdisciplinary studies major at North Central University who was nine credits from graduating passed away early January in his residence hall due to natural causes. Parents Steve and Trina Pennington traveled from Alabama to North Central after hearing the news that their son Micah Pennington, 22, passed away. North Central hosted Micah Pennington’s...

Men and Women Golf Update
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Men and Women Golf Update

Looking at how both teams have improved over last year The North Central University Men’s and Women’s golf teams are in full swing! Both teams look forward to competing in the upcoming UMAC championship which will be held in Becker, Minn. at Pebble Creek Golf Club on October 3rd thru 5th. The Men’s team finished...

North Central Launches A New Online Program
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North Central Launches A New Online Program

North Central launches a new online program in partnership with churches nationwide. To begin the fall 2019 semester, North Central University launched their new online opportunities that would allow students to major in one of five degree programs from the convenience of their home.  With 11 different academic partnerships with churches across the US, North...

NCU Opens a MultiCultural Center
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NCU Opens a MultiCultural Center

Bill Green Discusses the new MultiCultural Center For those returning to North Central University there may be a change in scenery when they walk by the Director of Multicultural Engagement Bill Green’s new office. The change of pace started with the vacancy of the office Director Green now resides in. This led to the birth...

Wayne Matthews Stars in General Mills Cheerios Commercial
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Wayne Matthews Stars in General Mills Cheerios Commercial

Professor Wayne Matthews starred in a national broadcasted Cheerios commercial with his granddaughter over the summer of 2019. North Central University assistant theater professor gets national recognition by starring in a national broadcast commercial over the summer. Professor Wayne Matthews acted in the main role for a Cheerios Commercial that aired over 4,582 times in...

Opinion: The Need For a Multicultural Center AT North Central
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Opinion: The Need For a Multicultural Center AT North Central

North Central can prove its devotion for its inclusion in diversity with a Multicultural Center While North Central University has made progress in the realm of race relations in the past year with the introduction of Latinos Unidos, Asian Student Alliance, and the Black Student Union, further progress can be made as the physical campus...

New Fine Arts Professor Is Bringing His Musical Style To North Central
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New Fine Arts Professor Is Bringing His Musical Style To North Central

Ellington Porter Using His Experiences To Inspire NCU Music Programs North Central University’s College of Fine Arts hired a new professor at the beginning of fall semester, bringing his musical style and gospel influence to campus. The new associate professor of fine arts, Ellington Porter, is a recording artist with more than 10 albums. He...