Dakota Wesleyan University

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Engage with faculty who will challenge and mentor you. Explore career opportunities that align with your strengths. Test your skills in meaningful service to others. Graduate grounded in your faith, prepared for success.

Isaac Van Essen

Isaac Van Essen

Business Student

Students in the business program are encouraged to think entrepreneurially and consider where there interests might take them. Isaac interest was the impetus to start Team4Runner, a community for Toyota 4Runner enthusiasts. It has grown to include business partnerships and a commercial website.

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Jacey Jira

Jacey Jira

Education Student

With an elementary school located right on campus, DWU education students experience life in a classroom as early as their freshman year. Jacey is active in the Future Teacher’s Organization, helping with fun projects like the annual Dr. Seuss Carnival.

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Madison Miller

Madison Miller

Theatre Student

DWU offers the only private college Bachelor of Fine Arts in the region. Students explore all aspects of theatre from building scenes to directing to acting. Maddie has filled many roles in her time at DWU.

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Christmas at Dakota Wesleyan to combine old, new for program’s largest concert

From the classics to rock-orchestra, "Halleluhah!" has something for everyone.

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Dakota Wesleyan announces completion of $41.5 million capital campaign three years ahead of schedule

DWU announced over homecoming that the “Greater Wesleyan” capital campaign met an early end for an ever greater beginning.

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McGovern Hunger Ambassador Award goes to Lehmann

Rev. Erika Lehmann, of Dimock, received this year's McGovern Hunger Ambassador Award.

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