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Van Eps Wins 800 Title--Day 3 Recap

Posted May 25, 2019

Dordt’s Matthew Van Eps claimed the first ever men's individual track and field national title with a win today in the 800 meters as he recorded a 1:50.86 to win the title. Van Eps ran the first lap...

Defenders Earn Title, All-American Honors On Day 2

Posted May 24, 2019

The Dordt Defender men’s 4x800 meter relay team claimed a national title in the event on day two of the NAIA National Track and Field Championships in Gulf Shores, Alabama. Joscelyn Wind moved from...

Full Slate For Defender Track And Field At Nationals

Posted May 23, 2019

(Thursday, May 23; Sioux Center, Iowa) The Dordt Defender track and field program will have individuals in 10 different competitions and four relay teams competing at the NAIA National Outdoor Track...

Borger Commits To Defender Volleyball

Posted May 23, 2019

(Thursday, March 7; Sioux Center, Iowa) Hope Borger has announced her intention to attend Dordt and join the Defender volleyball program. Borger competed for Mead High School (Colorado) and averaged...

Nanninga Picks Dordt

Posted May 23, 2019

(Thursday, May 9; Sioux Center, Iowa) Grace Nanninga, a student at Edmonton Christian High School (Alberta), has announced her intention to attend Dordt and join the Defender volleyball program....

Cano Added To Defender Soccer

Posted May 23, 2019

(Thursday, May 23; Sioux Center, Iowa)  Alexis Cano,  a senior at Bakersfield Christian High School (California), has announced her intention to attend Dordt and join the Defender soccer program....

Woreck To Attend Dordt

Posted May 23, 2019

(Friday, March 1; Sioux Center, Iowa) JoLea Woreck, a senior at Randolph High School (Wisconsin), has announced her intention to attend Dordt and join the Defender volleyball program. Woreck averaged...

Anema Joins Defender Basketball

Posted May 23, 2019

(Thursday, May 23; Sioux Center, Iowa)  Taylor Anema,  a senior at Ripon Christian High School (California), has announced her intention to attend Dordt and join the Defender basketball program....

Track And Field Completes Day One

Posted May 23, 2019

Day 1 Recap (Thursday, May 23) Ike Van Kempen earned All-American status in the hammer throw and the men’s 4x800 meter relay team won a spot in the finals of the event to highlight day one of the...

Dordt Memorabilia Sale Wednesday

Posted May 21, 2019

The Dordt University Athletic Department will be holding a sale of jerseys and miscellaneous items from the Dordt College era on Wednesday, May 22 beginning at 6:00 p.m. in the Dordt Rec Center. A...

The concert will take place on May 23 at 4 p.m.

Posted May 16, 2019

An ensemble of 43 alumni and current students from Dordt University will be performing a pre-tour concert on Thursday, May 23, at 4 p.m. in the BJ Haan Auditorium on Dordt's campus. The choir will...

Fedders Part Of Building Process

Posted May 15, 2019

By: Danny Mooers; Assistant Sports Information Director For those who grow up in Northwest Iowa, the discussion about whether to attend Dordt or Northwestern is inevitable. It’s even more prominent...

Annual Junior High Track Meet Held

Posted May 15, 2019

The Dordt University athletic department hosted its Annual Junior High Track and Field Meet on Wednesday, May 15.  Over 930 competitors representing 18 schools competed in the event which has...

The change is official as of May 13

Posted May 13, 2019

As of May 13, 2019, Dordt College is now officially known as Dordt University. Many Dordt University updates will take place this summer, including changes to gateway signage and the football field...

Men's Golf Pair Finishes Career

Posted May 13, 2019

By: Danny Mooers; Assistant Sports Information Director Golf isn’t only a game. It’s an infuriating escapade that puts those bold enough to try it through all of life’s emotions. Heart break, elation...

All-GPAC Baseball Teams Announced

Posted May 8, 2019

(Wednesday, May 8; Sioux Center, Iowa)  The Great Plains Athletic Conference has announced the 2019 All-GPAC baseball teams for the recently completed season. Four Defenders were accorded honors in...

All-GPAC Softball Teams Announced

Posted May 8, 2019

(Wednesday, May 8; Sioux Center, Iowa)  The Great Plains Athletic Conference has announced the 2019 All-GPAC softball teams for the recently completed season. Three Defenders were accorded honors in...

Nursing students

Twenty-two students to receive BSN

Posted May 7, 2019

The Dordt College Nursing Department will hold its spring pinning ceremony on Thursday, May 9, at 3 p.m. in the Dordt Agriculture Stewardship Center. Twenty-two Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)...

Bartels Commits To Defenders

Posted May 7, 2019

(Friday, April 26; Sioux Center, Iowa)  Isaac Bartels, a senior at Unity Christian High School (Iowa), has announced his intention to attend Dordt and join the Defender soccer program. Bartels...

Artwork by Christina Chahyadinata

Dordt Senior Presents “Three Borrowed Breaths and A Call for Courage”

Posted May 7, 2019

On Wednesday, May 8, senior Christina Chahyadinata will open her senior art exhibition, titled “Three Borrowed Breaths and A Call For Courage.”  The exhibition includes a collective suite of graphic...