On Campus News

Be Well: Your Frenemy, the Foam Roller

NWHSU fitness expert gives a users guide to foam rolling with Minneapolis.St.Paul Magazine.

April 17, 2019
New WorkSiteright health partnership benefits Iowans

Iowa Chiropractic Society and WorkSiteRight seek more workplace clinics.

April 09, 2019
Changing needs of health consumers is focus of Great River event

Acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine professionals gather for the Great River Symposium this weekend at Northwestern Health Sciences University.

April 05, 2019
Be Well: Treating Branch to Root

As the intersection of Eastern and Western medicine widens, NWHSU and Minneapolis.St.Paul Magazine explores the path to overcoming common ailments that may lead you to the acupuncturist’s office.

March 14, 2019
NWHSU's Nancy Rubin participates in FDIC's subcommittee

FDIC's Subcommittee on Supervision Modernization for the Advisory Committee on Community Banking Holds its Inaugural Meeting

March 11, 2019
NWHSU's Dale Healey: Hospital based massage therapy specific competencies

NWHSU dean Dale Healey's new publication focuses on "Hospital based massage therapy specific competencies".

March 06, 2019
NWHSU's Maiers named to national leadership role

American Chiropractic Association board elects Northwestern Health Sciences University's executive as vice president.

February 19, 2019
Hundreds expected at NWHSU Homecoming

NWHSU's annual chiropractic event focuses on continuing education, alumni connections!

February 06, 2019
How to shop for top-notch acupuncture treatments

Many health care providers see acupuncture as a possible tool to battle the U.S. opioid epidemic.

February 06, 2019
State reps host meeting on NWHSU campus

Three state representatives met with constituents in Bloomington this weekend on the NWHSU campus, welcomed by President & CEO, Deb Bushway.

February 05, 2019
Seeing the Forest Beyond the Trees: Connections in Negotiated Rulemaking

NWHSU President & CEO Deb Bushway gives insight in connections in negotiated rulemaking for Higher Learning Advocacy.

February 01, 2019
NWHSU named a top Military Friendly® university in 2019

Northwestern Health Sciences University has been recognized again as a Military Friendly® university for exhibiting leading practices in recruiting and supporting student veterans.

January 25, 2019
ACA Elects NWHSU's Michele Maiers as Vice President

The American Chiropractic Association Elects New President, Board Members, and NWHSU's Michele Maiers as Vice President.

January 25, 2019
Be Well: Probiotics and Antibiotics, What You Need To Know

One wipes out all the illness-causing bacteria, the other replenishes what’s been destroyed—right? Not quite, says a Twin Cities nutritionist: their relationship isn’t as black-and-white as their prefixes suggest.

January 24, 2019
NWHSU Chiropractic students help advocate in Washington, DC this week

Chiropractors Advocate for Increased Coverage of Non-drug Pain Management for Seniors, Military Retirees.

January 18, 2019
WFC Secretary-General delivers commencement address at NWHSU

The World Federation of Chiropractic (WFC) Secretary-General Richard Brown delivered the commencement address to the 2018 graduates of Northwestern Health Sciences University.

January 10, 2019
NWHSU student qualifies for Olympic Trials

NWHSU chiropractic student Andrea Toppin qualifies for Olympic Trials.

January 03, 2019
Be Well: The Science Behind Massage

It may sound like magic, but touch therapy can both heal and prevent pain. NWHSU and MSP Mag explain how it works.

January 04, 2019
Be Well: 5 Things You Should Know About Chinese Herbs

An intro to the growing use of these ancient remedies, when it’s time to see an herbalist, and how to sniff out the sometimes-toxic (and even deadly) impostors from the real deal.

December 14, 2018
NWHSU names Heaney to Board of Trustees

Twin Cities executive and consultant brings experience building firms and organizations.

December 12, 2018
NWHSU faculty & clinicians named Faces of Integrative Care in MSP Mag!

Mpls.St.Paul Magazine​'s annual "The Faces of Minneapolis/St Paul" feature has named the faculty and clinicians of Northwestern Health Sciences University​ as the Face of Integrative Care!

December 11, 2018
NWHSU hosts physician and nursing students

Medical and nursing students from the University of Minnesota visited Northwestern Health Sciences University to learn about our programs.

December 05, 2018
NWHSU named among Chirocare Centers of Excellence

NWHSU earns award from Fulcrum Health Inc.

November 20, 2018
NWHSU names Bushway President and CEO

Board cites leadership during interim period in making appointment permanent.

November 16, 2018
NWHSU offers Doctor of Chinese Medicine degree

Program blends traditional healing techniques with modern health-care practices at NWHSU.

November 14, 2018
NWHSU's Michele Maiers report on back & neck pain featured in Minnesota Daily

In light of opioid crisis, researchers find ways to treat pain without prescription drugs.

November 09, 2018
A special day will recognize Twin Cities veterans

The City of Bloomington, MN and NWHSU hold event to thank 235 service members and hear their stories for Veterans Day.

November 08, 2018
Be Well: It’s Cool to Work Out in the Cold

Minneapolis.St.Paul Magazine discusses the pros and cons of exercising in the cold with an active care clinician at NWHSU.

November 08, 2018
Be Well: The Scoop on Supplements

Can nutritional powders and pills compensate for our dietary shortcomings? Two Twin Cities nutritionists from NWHSU weigh in.

October 25, 2018
2018 Staff and Faculty Recognition Program

NWHSU staff and faculty were recognized for their excellent work and contributions in 2018.

October 25, 2018
Be Well: Five Post-Marathon Pro Tips

Minneapolis.St.Paul Magazine discusses the benefits of massage therapy for marathon runners and athletes with NWHSU's Joanie Holst in the latest Be Well edition.

October 11, 2018
Northwestern professor advises state on worker health

NWHSU's Osterbauer named to panel overseeing workers’ compensation, injury issues.

October 02, 2018
Be Well: The Latest Tools Being Used by Chiropractors

High-Tech Treatments: The Latest Tools Being Used by Chiropractors by Minneapolis.St.Paul Magazine in the newest edition of Be Well featuring NWHSU experts!

September 27, 2018
NWHSU and AIHM: Transforming Health Care at annual conference

NWHSU recognized as integrative care leader as person-centered approach is highlighted in new film shown at the national AIHM conference.

September 25, 2018
Be Well: Can Acupuncture Really Help With Fertility?

Northwestern Health Sciences University specialist explains how this Traditional Chinese Medicine technique can complement western medical treatments with Minneapolis.St.Paul Magazine's Be Well.

August 24, 2018
Be Well: Why Cupping Therapy Isn't Just for Celebs

From stress relief to smoking cessation, there’s something in this ancient Chinese therapy for everyone. Check out the latest Be Well edition featuring NWHSU experts!

August 10, 2018
Minnesota Vixen women's pro football team prepares for championship game

The Vixen will participate in their final practice and receive their final athletic treatments today before traveling to Atlanta for Friday's Women's Football Alliance championship game against the New York Sharks.

July 24, 2018
Northwestern’s Maiers named to leadership roles

University’s research and policy director will help national, global chiropractic groups.

June 22, 2018
USA Tug-Of-War team to open new training center

NWHSU in Bloomington to be conditioning base for unique a national team!

July 13, 2018
Be Well: How Chiropractic Care Can Relieve Pregnancy-Related Issues

Minneapolis.St.Paul Magazine's newest Be Well article, "Baby Steps: How Chiropractic Care Can Relieve Pregnancy-Related Issues" features experts from NWHSU!

July 12, 2018
NWHSU's WorkSiteRight offers career opportunities

New on-site health initiative attracts business interest, creating jobs, internships.

July 03, 2018
Northwestern featured on KSTP-TV!

KSTP-TV news station featured Northwestern Health Sciences University's Service & Appreciation Day 2018.

June 28, 2018
Political Science, Asian Hip Hop and Healthcare Policy

A Northwestern student travels to Washington, D.C., to learn more about advocacy and grassroots organizing.

June 28, 2018
Be Well: Your Glow Guide to Ayurvedic Skin Care

Natural beauty products are big business these days—but this ancient Indian practice did it first. Learn how to revitalize your skin from the inside out with these expert tips.

June 28, 2018
2018 Service & Appreciation Day: Thanks for participating!

Thank you to those students, staff, and faculty who volunteered their time on Service & Appreciation Day.

June 27, 2018
Northwestern announces leadership change

Board of Trustees names university provost as interim president.

June 25, 2018
Northwestern volunteers ready for a day of service

Hundreds of students, faculty and staff to help people and nonprofits in need.

June 25, 2018
Dr. Michele Maiers awarded Jean Robert Research Award

Congratulations to Dr. Michele Maiers, Executive Director of Research and Innovation at NWHSU, who was awarded the European Academy of Chiropractic Jean Robert Research Award!

June 22, 2018
The 38th Annual John B. Wolfe Golf Tournament

Thanks to all the NWHSU alumni & friends who joined us for the 38th annual John B. Wolfe Golf Tournament on June 14, 2018!

June 15, 2018
NWHSU dean helps to push for hospital massage standards

Dale Healey, Dean of the College of Health & Wellness at NWHSU, is part of a national team developing universally accepted competency standards for massage in hospitals.

May 23, 2018
Be Well: 5 Chiropractic Myths, Debunked

Dr. Tolu Oyelowo of NWHSU corrects some of the most common misconceptions about Chiropractic with Minneapolis.St.Paul Magazine's Be Well.

May 25, 2018
Northwestern is represented well at global health summit

NWHSU President and CEO Chris Cassirer and Executive Director of Research and Innovation Michele Maiers are attending the 71st World Health Assembly in Geneva, Switzerland.

May 25, 2018
NWHSU PBPH program helps student's med school aspirations for global care

NWHSU Post-Bacc/Pre-Health student Ahmed Karin was featured in Park Nicollet Foundation's Volunteer Voice newsletter on his journey to medical school.

April 10, 2018
NFL Alumni sign partnership with Northwestern

Former pro football players can receive pain relief and other care at Northwestern Health Sciences University.

May 22, 2018
Most Treatment for Back Pain is Wrong

Dr. Michele Maiers, Executive Director of Research & Innovation at Northwestern Health Sciences University discusses recent findings on low back pain and treatment.

May 18, 2018
NWHSU adds a Sports Emphasis to the Doctor of Chiropractic program

Northwestern Health Sciences University’s (NWHSU) College of Chiropractic is proud to offer students an opportunity to focus on clinical sports care as part of the Doctor of Chiropractic program.

April 24, 2018
NWHSU PBPH students win awards in Mayo IMPACT Symposium second year in a row

For the second consecutive year, students at Northwestern Health Sciences University won awards in the prestigious IMPACT Program competition at Mayo Clinic.

April 27, 2018
MN NFL Alumni Association signs contract with Human Performance Center

The Minnesota Chapter of the National Football League (NFL) Alumni Association signs contract with NWHSU's Human Performance Center.

May 01, 2018
NWHSU Alum Dr. Goertz Reflects on Commencement Address

Christine Goertz, DC, PhD blog: What I Wish My Commencement Speaker Had Told Me 30 Years Ago

April 26, 2018
Be Well: Lasting Touch - How Massage Therapy Is Changing People’s Lives

Minneapolis.St.Paul Magazine discusses how massage therapy can be a game changer for self-care and healing with NWHSU experts.

April 25, 2018
Dr. Michele Renee Massage Magazine cover feature

Northwestern Health Sciences University's own Massage Therapy Program Director and Assistant Professor Dr. Michele Renee recently wrote a cover feature article for Massage Magazine’s February issue.

April 24, 2018
Supporting Chiropractic Interns Toward Success

Dr. Christopher Jo knows that supporting chiropractic interns is good for his profession. But the benefits, he is quick to point out, flow many ways. Yes, to the interns. Yes to the profession. But also to him and his practicing colleagues.

April 11, 2018
Be Well: Jewelry with a Job - This Year's Must-Have Acupressure Accessories

MSP Magazine on how coping with nausea, abdominal discomfort, and breathing issues is as simple as putting on a necklace or ring - featuring items from NWHSU's bookstore.

April 11, 2018
Low back pain: A call to action answered at NWHSU

A call to action by one of the world’s leading medical journals is raising awareness and understanding about low back pain as a public health crisis.

April 03, 2018
NWHSU welcomed hundreds for 2018 Health and Wellness Symposium

Around 400 acupuncturists, Chinese medicine practitioners and massage therapists gathered on campus for continuing education, networking and a celebration.

March 26, 2018
NWHSU President and three others recognized for professional contributions

Minnesota chiropractors honor Northwestern Health Sciences President and CEO, Dr. Chris Cassirer, and three others from the university for professional contributions.

March 19, 2018
Be Well: How a Chiropractor Can Heal Your Shoveling Injury

Specialists at Northwestern Health Sciences University explain how chiropractic care can ease your winter pain.

February 26, 2018
Be Well: From Kombucha to Kefir - The Benefits of Fermented Foods

Everything you need to know about probiotics and gut health from Minneapolis.St.Paul Magazine and experts at NWHSU.

March 08, 2018
2018 Chiropractic Homecoming Recap

From February 8-10, Northwestern Health Sciences University (NWHSU) hosted over 900 chiropractors and around 70 exhibitors on campus to help celebrate our 2018 Chiropractic Homecoming and Winter Gathering!

February 21, 2018
Be Well: Can Chinese Herbs Stave Off Your Cold and Flu?

MSP Mag speaks to NWHSU's herbal dispensary on how to combat cold and flu with Chinese medicine.

February 12, 2018
ACA Convenes Stakeholder Forum at NWHSU to Address Opioid Crisis, Collaboration

The American Chiropractic Association hosted a historic Stakeholder Collaborative Forum on Jan. 26 at Northwestern Health Sciences University to delve deeper into the current market need for chiropractors in combating the opioid crisis.

February 02, 2018
NWHSU Student Cynthia Nelson winner of 2017 Successful Hands Grant Program

Winners of the 2017 Successful Hands Grant Program included NWHSU student Cynthia Nelson. The program supports professional massage therapy students by awarding eight $1,000 educational grants.

January 12, 2018
A Conversation on Massage in Integrative Health Care with Massage Therapy Program Director

NWHSU Massage Therapy Program Director Michele Renee discusses massage in integrative health care for Massage Magazine.

February 02, 2018
Sweere family gives back to advance health studies

The Sweere Scholars program is one of the most generous scholarship programs at Northwestern and nationwide in financing higher education for students pursuing chiropractic and related fields.

January 29, 2018
Veterans Honored at Event Held on the Campus of NWHSU

The City of Bloomington Vietnam War 50th Anniversary Commemorative Partnership, City of Bloomington, Northwestern Health Sciences University and American Legion Post 550 honored local veterans on November 9.

November 10, 2017
MSP Magazine "Faces of Mpls/St.Paul 2017" features NWHSU President Dr. Cassirer.

Mpls.St.Paul Magazine features NWHSU’s President & CEO Dr. Cassirer as “The Face of Integrative Health Care in the Twin Cities" alongside local professionals in "Faces of Minneapolis/St. Paul 2017".

December 05, 2017
Veterans to be honored at special events

Film and discussion highlight Nov. 9 activities in Bloomington

October 27, 2017
Empty Bowl Event Raises $2,200 to Fight Hunger

NWHSU students raise funds to support hunger-prevention nonprofits.

October 11, 2017
Award Winners Honored at NWHSU’s 2017 Autumn Reception

At the 2017 Autumn Reception held on campus Friday, October 13, select members of the Northwestern Health Sciences University community received awards for their accomplishments and contributions.

October 16, 2017
Minnesota Vixen Enters 20th Season

NWHSU is proud to offer its grounds to the women's football team the Minnesota Vixen for practices and, in return, NWHSU students work with the athletes as part of their education.

October 13, 2017
Acupuncture Alumna Leah Olson Builds Successful Practice

NWHSU alumna Leah Olson, MSOM shares her story on how she got started as an acupuncture and Chinese medicine practitioner in Appleton, Wisconsin. She also lends advice and insight for those considering the field.

October 11, 2017
Empty Bowls to spotlight local, world hunger

Northwestern students will raise funds, awareness at campus event

October 06, 2017
Stay-at-Home Mom Changes Gears and Comes to Northwestern

This former stay-at-home mom listened to her chiropractor and that advice came to change her life in more ways than one.

September 19, 2017
Northwestern Grads Provide Chiropractic Care at the World Games

Dr. Tim Stark, Director of NWHSU's Human Performance Center, as well as two additional Twin Cities doctors were part of the NWHSU alumni delegation to the 2017 World Games in Poland.

September 19, 2017
NWHSU's Dr. Mary Forte recognized as elite reviewer for Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery

Dr. Mary Forte of NWHSU's Wolfe Harris Center for Clinical Studies has been recognized as an elite reviewer for the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery.

September 14, 2017
Northwestern Health Sciences University hosts 2017 PIE Conference

Northwestern Health Sciences University welcomed more than 100 guests to Bloomington, Minnesota, for the 2017 Process of Integrating Evidence for the Complementary and Integrative Health Educators (PIE) conference.

July 18, 2017
Northwestern volunteers prepare to serve Twin Cities

More than 200 students, faculty and staff are expected to donate about 800 hours of service work at 21 locations throughout the Twin Cities on Thursday as part of Northwestern Health Sciences University’s Service & Appreciation Day.

June 28, 2017
Fitness Over 40 classes now open to public at Sweere Clinic

The fitness needs and opportunities of adults over 40 are the focus of a new series of classes offered at Northwestern's Sweere Clinic for Clinical Biomechanics and Applied Ergonomics.

March 20, 2017
Northwestern converts to Office 365 on April 25

The university continues to invest in technology improvements. On April 25, Microsoft Office 365 replaced GroupWise as the campus email, calendar, instant messaging, and more.

April 28, 2016
Northwestern's Maiers on Top 10 list for health policy

As 2016 begins, Northwestern's Michele Maiers and her work made the Top 10 list for health policy initiatives in the year just passed.

January 05, 2016
New Provost excited to join Northwestern team

Deb Bushway sees great opportunity for Northwestern Health Sciences University, where she has been named Provost, the chief academic officer.

January 11, 2016
Chad Johnson joins Northwestern as Chief Information Officer

For someone who has made his career in information technology, Chad Johnson has an interesting line on his resume: Filmmaker.

December 16, 2015
Veterans Support Center

Northwestern Creates New Veterans Support Center

October 26, 2015
Healthy living starts with nutrition

Learn how Applied Clinical Nutrition can benefit your patients and clients.

August 25, 2015
Dr. Taylor serves Northwestern Board for 10 years, contributes to culture of strength

Dr. David Taylor retired from the Board of Trustees in June after a decade of service.

August 04, 2015
Star Tribune features Northwestern’s work to help chronic pain sufferers find relief

The article highlighted how chiropractic, acupuncture and massage treatments are more cost-effective and accessible treatments than traditional medical care for those in poverty who suffer from chronic pain.

July 27, 2015
Welcome, Canadian neighbors

Canadian Tuition Reciprocity is available starting Fall 2015

August 13, 2015
Choose science. Choose evidence. Choose community.

A chiropractic student from Calgary, Canada, shares her story of how Northwestern helped her become a leader and high achiever.

August 16, 2015
Star Tribune highlights Northwestern's role in treating veterans' chronic pain

The two-part special report, "A Battle with Pain," relays the shift from prescription painkillers to treating the root causes of pain.

July 14, 2015
Student Senate Taking Action Series motivates students to educate patients

Vaccination panel guides students to prepare for patient discussions on challenging topics

June 19, 2015
White Coat Ceremony marks transition into patient care, students embark on clinical phase

More than 100 Northwestern chiropractic students were presented with coats symbolizing responsibility, compassion and an oath to professionalism.

June 15, 2015
Mary Gale named new VP of HR, brings passion for culture development, Northwestern mission

Childhood values and upbringing shaped Gale into an impressive leader.

June 01, 2015
Northwestern chiropractors recognized for making state history

Seven years in the making, their work to update Minnesota’s chiropractic scope of practice reaches far

May 18, 2015
Northwestern professor awarded prestigious Educator of the Year honor

Dr. Renée M. DeVries was named 2015 Educator of the Year by the Minnesota Chiropractic Association

May 12, 2015
Lead the Way campaign launches

Engaging the University community in leading students to Northwestern.

July 01, 2013
Historic commencement as colleges hold combined ceremony

Acupuncture and Oriental medicine, massage therapy and undergraduate students will graduate together this weekend.

December 10, 2013
Commencement marks a first for College of Undergraduate Health Sciences

The first stand alone B.S. degrees will be awarded.

April 15, 2014
Northwestern confers degrees to 33 students in December commencement

Students received degrees in massage therapy, human biology, acupuncture and Oriental medicine.

January 06, 2015
Northwestern graduates 87 students in April commencement ceremonies

Students received degrees in chiropractic, acupuncture, Oriental medicine, human biology and massage therapy.

May 04, 2015
Northwestern graduates 106 chiropractic students at November commencement

The College of Chiropractic at Northwestern Health Sciences University presents doctor of chiropractic degrees to 106 students.

January 06, 2015
Students Graduate in Summer Commencement Ceremonies

Nearly 50 students graduated from Northwestern Health Sciences University on August 11.

August 13, 2012
Northwestern Presents Doctor of Chiropractic Degrees to 42 Students

42 chiropractic students receive degrees at April 13 graduation ceremony.

April 16, 2012
HR Director recognized as Dignity & Respect Champion

Deborah Hogenson is named as a Dignity & Respect Champion

May 29, 2013
Northwestern Names Students to Chiropractic Dean's List

187 chiropractic students named to the Fall 2012 dean’s list.

March 01, 2013
Northwestern names 134 students to College of Chiropractic Dean’s List

134 chiropractic students are named to the Dean's List for the Summer 2012 term

November 02, 2012
Northwestern Names 140 Students to College of Chiropractic Dean’s List

College of Chiropractic releases winter term dean's list.

July 02, 2012
Northwestern Names 154 Chiropractic Students to Dean’s List

154 chiropractic students are named to the dean's list for the Fall 2011 term.

March 17, 2012
Northwestern chiropractic students named to Dean's List

146 chiropractic students named to the Summer 2013 Dean’s List.

November 11, 2013
Northwestern chiropractic students named to Dean’s List

Chiropractic students named to the Summer 2014 Dean’s List.

November 04, 2014
Chiropractic students named to Dean’s List

Chiropractic students named to the Fall 2014 Dean’s List.

February 26, 2015
New Dean of College of Chiropractic comes full circle to Northwestern

Trevor H. Foshang joined Northwestern Health Sciences University April 1 from Parker University in Dallas

April 30, 2015
Northwestern honors outstanding teachers, administrator and students

The 26th annual Student Leadership Awards Recognition Dinner held March 9 honors outstanding faculty and student leaders

April 14, 2015
Northwestern honors Dignity & Respect Champions

Dignity and Respect Champions inspire our campus community.

February 26, 2015
Leslie Bronk brings passion for people as chief operating officer, VP of operations

The executive leader began her new role at Northwestern March 9 and prides herself on transforming processes through focusing on people

April 10, 2015
Dr. Chris Cassirer named as new President

Dr. Cassirer will join Northwestern in late July.

June 20, 2014
Northwestern community moving forward, inspired by late president

We are planning an on-campus observance on Friday, Nov. 1. More information will follow next week.

October 25, 2013
Northwestern to Host international Oncology Massage Healing Summit

Hundreds will gather on campus for three-day event April 19-21.

April 16, 2013
Acupuncture Town Hall Meeting to be held at Northwestern

Join us on Tuesday, May 21 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

May 17, 2013
Centricity system launches June 1

New technology lays the foundation for the Clinical Transformation Project.

May 21, 2013
Take the commuter challenge

Bike, walk or carpool to work or school, and win prizes!

May 31, 2013
Supporting a community of lifelong learners

Two Northwestern faculty members earn PhD.

June 03, 2013
Employees celebrate milestone years

Fifteen employees were honored for a combined 125 years of service to Northwestern.

June 07, 2013
Sports physicals and baseline concussion testing offered by Northwestern

Physicals and combine event on campus June 25.

June 17, 2013
It’s a bird, It’s a plane….

New development program aims to grow patient giving by leaps and bounds.

July 09, 2013
Fall Class is largest in years for Northwestern Health Sciences University

Our total student enrollment is now 906, a number that’s been trending upward in recent years.

September 26, 2013
Northwestern named SACA Chapter of the Year

SACA chapter earns national recognition.

September 26, 2013
Veterans Health Administration expert to speak on campus this week

Hear an expert perspective on integrating chiropractic services in the VHA.

October 15, 2013
Northwestern implements Lean Six Sigma for process improvement

Process improvement model aims to lead positive change.

October 21, 2013
Dr. Sawyer named to MNsure advisory committee

Committee members will provide advice and recommendations to MNsure Board.

November 01, 2013
Northwestern names new chair of the Board of Trustees

David Peterson, DC, has been elected chair of the Board of Trustees, filling the vacancy left when Dr. Kent Erickson was named Interim President and CEO.

November 07, 2013
Campus community celebrates Thanks and Giving

Employee Giving Campaign kicks off!

November 22, 2013
Northwestern community hosts Thanksgiving feast

Thanksgiving Day from 11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

November 25, 2013
Northwestern elects two new board members

New board members get acquainted with campus.

April 08, 2014
CHIP to host reception for Rep. Jim Abeler, DC

Rep. Abeler is a Northwestern graduate and longtime advocate.

June 19, 2014
Northwestern team member demonstrates spirit of the season

Mario Rezendez voted Bell Ringer of the Day by Salvation Army.

December 10, 2013
Student groups offer an enriching experience beyond the classroom

Student opportunities abound at Northwestern.

January 18, 2013
Chiropractic Homecoming brings alumni back together on campus

Northwestern gears up to host the 2013 Chiropractic Homecoming and Winter Gathering February 7-9.

February 04, 2013
Helping the elderly age gracefully

Dr. Cara Borggren is on a mission to help the elderly understand how they can age gracefully.

March 21, 2013
Chiropractic students to graduate this week

Northwestern alumnus Representative Jim Abeler, DC, (‘79) will give the commencement address.

April 09, 2013
Partnering to help our neighbors in need

VEAP food drive on campus April 29-May 3.

April 26, 2013
Career event helps students make connections

Career Fair and Vendor Day is May 9.

May 08, 2013
Appreciation Day – Building community

Sign up to volunteer today!

May 24, 2013
Northwestern rolls out ad campaign

Be on the lookout for MTC bus wraps featuring Northwestern students.

July 26, 2013
Northwestern will graduate 42 students in Summer commencement ceremonies

Massage therapy, acupuncture and Oriental medicine students will graduate August 10.

August 02, 2013
Community events offer great opportunities for Northwestern

Join Northwestern at the Bloomington Heritage Days Parade!

September 11, 2013
Northwestern mourns the death of President Jeff Nelson

Statement from leadership of Northwestern Health Sciences University

October 22, 2013
Northwestern students include service project in Chiro Games trip

Two dozen Northwestern students will spend a day cleaning up a local beach.

October 31, 2013
Northwestern students plan MOvember events

Campaign aims to change the face of men's health.

November 12, 2013
Northwestern will hold commencement ceremony for College of Chiropractic

Thirty-two students will graduate with honors.

November 20, 2013
Northwestern launches The Center for Sports and Rehab

Specialty clinic will focus on sports injuries and rehabilitation.

September 03, 2013
Changes underway in clinic system

Burnsville closing prompts UHS expansion.

December 13, 2013
Founder’s Day 2014: Celebrating the spirit of Northwestern

You’re invited to celebrate Founder’s Week June 2-6, 2014.

May 29, 2014
Northwestern student prepares for internship at world renowned medical center

Chiropractic student Madeline Gail was selected for prized Walter Reed internship.

May 19, 2014
Northwestern student selected for prestigious VA residency

Kate Craig, DC, a 2014 graduate, was selected for one of the five newly-created VA Chiropractic Care Residencies.

May 02, 2014
Dr. Renée DeVries receives ACA honor

Dr. DeVries is named Academic of the Year.

March 19, 2014
Northwestern preparing to welcome chiropractic alumni to campus for Homecoming

Chiropractic Homecoming is February 6-8, 2014.

January 31, 2014
North American chiropractic student survey spurs discussion on future of profession

Dr. Cheryl Hawk visited Northwestern Feb. 25 to present the University’s survey results against students from other colleges in a North American chiropractic student survey.

March 14, 2015
Northwestern professors publish research on using cell phones in the classroom

Professors find student-captured videos are valuable learning tools.

December 10, 2013
Youth volunteers needed for Concussion Management Training Program

30 volunteers are needed for March 2 class.

February 11, 2014
Northwestern professors tap into the power of iBooks

The tech resource gets rave reviews from students.

February 28, 2014
College of Chiropractic graduation this week

63 students will graduate in April 4 commencement ceremony.

April 01, 2014
Northwestern Presents $51,000 in Scholarships at Chiropractic Homecoming

Alumni and friends of University support student success.

February 27, 2013
Departments Re-aligning to Best Serve Students and Alumni

The new arrangement aims to provide support and resources to enhance the student experience at Northwestern and after graduation.

November 13, 2013
Students Give Northwestern High Marks in Academic Excellence

Student satisfaction survey results show confidence in the University, as well as room for improvement.

August 16, 2013
Closed for Independence Day

The building will be closed on July 4, 5 and 6.

June 28, 2013
Celebrate Founder’s Day

The campus community is invited to help celebrate Founder’s Day on May 31, at Noon in the cafeteria.

May 28, 2013
Celebrate Founder’s Day

The campus community is invited to help celebrate Founder’s Day on May 31, at noon in the cafeteria.

May 24, 2013
Northwestern Night at the Twins Game

Northwestern heads to Target Field to cheer on the Twins!

May 29, 2013
Student Interns Look Ahead to Starting a Practice

Two chiropractic students share what they're learning in their internships.

April 01, 2013
Dignity & Respect Champions Program Kicks Off

New program will recognize an individual who promotes diversity at Northwestern.

March 15, 2013
CHIP Efforts Intensify as MN Legislature Convenes

The Center for Healthcare Innovation and Policy at Northwestern advocates on behalf of the chiropractic, acupuncture and massage therapy professions.

January 25, 2013
Clinic Transformation Progresses with April “Go Live” Date for Centricity System

The practice management system is set to go live April 16.

January 24, 2013
Employees Invest in Northwestern

Giving campaign raised nearly $33,000.

December 20, 2012
Students Have Some Fun with a Serious Subject

Team Northwestern raises more than $7,000 for MOvember campaign.

December 14, 2012
Northwestern Students will Graduate in Commencement Ceremonies December 15

The term wraps up with final exams and graduation ceremonies.

December 11, 2012
Clinic Staff Prepares to Implement Upgrades

Work begins on practice management system.

December 07, 2012
Northwestern Research Education Project Maintaining Pace of Progress

An update on the research project, now in its sixth year.

November 28, 2012
Search for New President in Full Swing

The position profile is finalized and distributed by the search firm.

November 26, 2012
Northwestern Will Hold Commencement Ceremony for College of Chiropractic

103 Doctor of Chiropractic degrees will be presented.

November 13, 2012
Giving Campaign Reminds Employees ‘Every GIVE Counts’

2012 Campaign Goal is to raise $40,000 in 40 hours with 40% participation.

November 07, 2012
Discovery Day Showcases Programs and Campus

New format combines programs into single event.

October 29, 2012
Students Lead MOvember Movement on Campus

Campaign aims to change the face of men’s health.

October 26, 2012
Practice Management System Selected for Northwestern Clinics

IT foundation now in place for Clinical Transformation Project.

October 25, 2012
Celebrate Northwestern at Stars Among Us Gala

Join the festivities November 9 at The Saint Paul Hotel.

October 22, 2012
Revised Mission and Vision Statements Reflect a New Direction for University

Key focus is preparing students to be vital contributors in the new health care environment

October 16, 2012
Facilities Team Busy With Building Upgrades

Classrooms and other areas get a facelift.

October 01, 2012
Dr. Glori Hinck Wins Technology Award

The award was presented at the NUTN 2012 conference September 18.

September 26, 2012
Clinic Leadership Positions Announced

Dr. Brad Finer named Director of Clinical Services and Chief Clinical Officer

September 21, 2012
Fall Term Gets Underway with 212 New Students

University Provides $84,000 in New Student Scholarships This Term

September 13, 2012
Your Voices Were Heard

Strategic Plan Renewal Update

August 06, 2012
Massage Therapy Open House

Prospective students are invited to campus to learn about our program.

July 19, 2012
Campus Community Encouraged to Give Feedback on the Strategic Plan Update

Campus community and stakeholder involvement continues to be essential to the plan’s success.

June 25, 2012
State of University Address Presents Positive Outlook

Dr. Wiles addressed staff, faculty and students on June 20.

June 25, 2012
CHIP Forum Will Focus on Importance of Grass Roots Advocacy

With featured speaker Dr. David Feinwachs

June 20, 2012
Founder's Day Celebration

Celebrate Founder's Day June 1

May 25, 2012
Meet Your 2012-2013 Student Senate Leadership

Newly elected Student Senate officers begin their term.

May 08, 2012
Northwestern Honors Outstanding Teachers and Student Leaders

Teacher of the Year and Student Leadership Hall of Fame awards presented.

April 25, 2012
Open House Will Showcase Massage Therapy Program

Join us at an Open House to find out about the convenience and flexibility of our evening program beginning in May.

April 09, 2012
Discussion Series Will Examine Bias in Healthcare

Don't miss the kick off event March 28.

March 26, 2012
New Year Brings New Changes in Cafeteria

New healthy options in the cafeteria

January 12, 2012
Commencement Ceremony Marks a First for Northwestern Health Sciences University

Northwestern awarded its first Associate of Applied Sciences degrees in Massage Therapy at a commencement on Dec. 17.

December 19, 2011
Northwestern Receives Patriot Award

The Patriot Award - presented to employers for the support of their employees or students who are serving in the Armed Forces.

October 24, 2011
The Northwestern Community will Shine at the Stars Among Us Gala

Russell Sawyer, Jr., DC to be honored with the Brilliant Star Award.

October 03, 2011
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