Mock Trial, DECA, Business Professionals of America (BPA). For a relatively small university, Northwood has a lot of great opportunities for students to gain experience through academic competitions. These events help students develop skills they can use inside the classroom, outside the classroom, and long after they graduate. During the 2017-2018 school year, these Northwood competitors had some big-time national success.
Helps students develop critical thinking and public speaking skills, as well as a knowledge of legal practices and procedures
National Championship Tournament in Minn.
One of only 10 schools winning both All-American Witness Award and All-American Attorney Award in same division
Christopher Grant earns All-American Attorney Award on both the prosecution and defense sides and top scoring attorney at the National Championship
Zach Messner earns an All-American Witness Award on the defense side
Prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs
for careers in marketing, finance, hospitality,
Collegiate DECA International Career Development Conference in Washington, D.C.
Nine NU students win Leadership Passport Blue Diamond Award
NU earns prestigious Leadership Passport Executive Award
Allison Brown elected Collegiate DECA International vice president
Business Professionals of America
Prepares students for careers in business management, information technology, finance, office administration, and others
National Leadership Conference in Texas
Two students gain national leadership roles
22 qualify for national competition
All 14 who attended earned medals
David Burkhardt and Kennedy Shea win top honors in national competitive divisions