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Volleyball Plays In Orange City This Weekend

Posted August 23, 2019

WHERE AND WHEN… Dordt will continue the 2019 season at the Northwestern Red Raider Classic in Orange City, Iowa on Friday and Saturday, August 23 and 24.  Results will be posted to www.dordt.edu/...

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Agriculture field day to take place September 4

Posted August 23, 2019

Dordt University’s Agriculture Department is partnering with the Iowa State University Extension to host a joint field day on Wednesday, September 4 with a burger meal at 5:30 p.m. and tours starting...

Soccer Opens With Home Games

Posted August 22, 2019

GAMETIME… The Defender soccer teams will host Viterbo in the season opener for both Defender teams on Thursday, August 22.  The women’s game starts at 1:00 with the men to follow at about Video of...

Volleyball Hosts Corban To Start Season

Posted August 22, 2019

WHERE AND WHEN… Dordt will open the 2019 season against Corban (Oregon) on Thursday, August 22 starting at 6:00.  This will be a varsity match at the De Witt Gym.  You can watch the match live at...

Dordt invites the broader community to attend

Posted August 19, 2019

On Monday, September 2 from 5:30 p.m. – 8 p.m. in the Campus Center, Dordt University will host an event titled “Adopted for Life.” Co-sponsored by Dordt University, Katelyn’s Fund, and Bethany...

National Volleyball Poll Released

Posted August 16, 2019

(Friday, August 16; Sioux Center, Iowa) The Dordt Defender volleyball team is no. 11 in the 2019 Women’s Volleyball Coaches’ Preseason Poll released Tuesday, August 13 by the NAIA office. Dordt was...

Moore will speak about engaging culture 

Posted August 15, 2019

On Monday, September 2, the Andreas Center and Dordt University will welcome Dr. Russell Moore, president of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, to the...

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Dordt welcomes faculty starting this fall

Posted August 13, 2019

Dordt University is pleased to introduce new faculty hires who will be joining Dordt starting Fall 2019: Dr. Shaun Stiemsma will serve as an associate professor of English. Stiemsma earned a Bachelor...

Women's Soccer Poll Released

Posted August 13, 2019

(Tuesday, August 13; Sioux Center, Iowa) The Great Plains Athletic Conference has released the 2019 Preseason Women’s Soccer Coaches’ Poll. The Dordt Defenders are picked seventh in the poll. Dordt...

Men's GPAC Poll Released For Soccer

Posted August 13, 2019

(Tuesday, August 13; Sioux Center, Iowa) The Great Plains Athletic Conference has released the 2019 Preseason Men’s Soccer Coaches’ Poll. The Dordt Defenders are picked ninth in the poll. Dordt...

Defenders No. 24 In Poll

Posted August 6, 2019

(Tuesday, August 6; Sioux Center, Iowa)  The Dordt Defender football team is in the no. 24 spot of the 2019 NAIA Football Coaches’ Top 25 Poll released on Monday, August 5. The Defenders were 7-3 in...

GPAC Volleyball Poll Released

Posted August 6, 2019

(Tuesday, August 6; Sioux Center, Iowa) The Dordt Defender volleyball team is no. 3 in the 2019 Great Plains Athletic Conference Preseason Coaches’ Volleyball Poll released Tuesday, August 6 by the...

GPAC Football Polls Released

Posted July 30, 2019

(Tuesday, July 30; Sioux Center, Iowa)  The Dordt Defender football team was picked third in both the 2019 Great Plains Athletic Conference Preseason Coaches’ Poll and 2019 GPAC Media Preseason Poll...

Altena Named GPAC Nominee

Posted July 25, 2019

(Thursday, July 25; Sioux Center, Iowa) Ema Altena, a 2019 Dordt University graduate former volleyball player for the Defenders, is the GPAC nominee for the Dr. LeRoy Walker Champions of Character...

USTFCCCAA Academic Awards Announced

Posted July 25, 2019

(Thursday, July 25; Sioux Center, Iowa) The 2019 United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) has announced its Academic Awards for the 2018-19 school year. 457...

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Host-A-Player program provides student-athletes with local families to connect with

Posted July 24, 2019

The Dordt University Football program is looking for families to serve the incoming freshman class as part of the Host-A-Player program. Host families provide support to student-athletes through...

Schaap To Compete For Track and Field

Posted July 22, 2019

(Monday, July 22; Sioux Center, Iowa) Sommer Schaap, a recent graduate of Southwest Minnesota Christian, has announced her intention to attend Dordt and join the Defender track and field program....

18 Dordt Teams Named NAIA Scholar-Teams

Posted July 16, 2019

(Tuesday, July 16; Sioux Center, Iowa)  The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has announced the 1,883 teams that have earned the distinction for Scholar-Teams for the 2018-19...

Kabongo Earns Preseason Honors

Posted July 16, 2019

(Tuesday, July 16; Sioux Center, Iowa) Dordt University’s Nathan Kabongo (Junior; Plano, Texas) was recognized by the 2019 College Football America Yearbook (CFAY) and placed on the NAIA Preseason...

College Football America Recognizes Defenders

Posted July 16, 2019

(Tuesday, July 16; Sioux Center, Iowa) The Dordt University football team is no. 25 in the 2019 College Football America NAIA Preseason Top-30 rankings featured in the 2019 College Football America...