Northwest Trail named
Pacemaker finalist for third straight year. More here.
Welcome to the Northwest
College journalism department
Train for tomorrow's jobs in
journalism. We offer
specializations in print media, Web/broadcast media and a new program in
agriculture communications. Explore the site for additional information. Contact
us for more information at: firstname.lastname@example.org
What former students
College's journalism program was one of the best decisions I ever made. I
received a top notch education from some of the best faculty members in the
field. Small classes meant more hands-on experience and individualized
attention. I transfered to the University of Northern Colorado and found that I
already had more experience and expertise than most students at my level. I
would recommend NWC to anyone who wants a quality education for a reasonable
— Heather Evagelatos, Trail Editor 1998-1999, Class of
Opportunities, intensity and experience are what I got in the
Northwest College Journalism program. In conjunction with career-oriented
classes and up-to-date technology, I had the ability to dive into the weekly
newspaper, The Northwest Trail.
The Northwest Trail provided challanges that
have led me to be a more critical thinker, a better problem-solver and to tweak
leadership skills while engrossed in real-life situations.
There is no doubt
that the journalism program at NWC has been the most valuable endeavor that I
have embarked on for my future.
— Jen Lynn, Trail Editor,
Northwest journalism is a fantastic way to get hands-on
experience with reporting techniques, styles and various story types as well as
Being part of the Northwest Trail team gave me great pride in
knowing every story, every photo, cutline and ad mattered to the students and
public. The deadlines quickly come, the adrenalin begins flowin’ because you
know you can’t be late. It’s truly a memorable and new experience week after
week. There is nothing more satisfying than seeing your final product in print
all over campus and town.
— Amanda (Dusenberry) Jeide, Class of
Milos Kosic directing a basketball broadcast.