NSU/Aberdeen Women's Choir open to new members

Members of NSU/Aberdeen Women's Choir singing

Pictured, left to right: NSU/Aberdeen Women’s Choir members Kori Kerwin, Chloe Carroll, Emily Palmer, Emeline Glover, Darla Scarlett and Lynn Klundt perform under the direction of Dr. Wendy van Gent.


ABERDEEN, S.D. – The Northern State University/Aberdeen Women’s Choir is open to new members during the month of January.

The Women’s Choir will meet Tuesdays from 5:15 to 6:45 p.m. in the NSU Johnson Fine Arts Center Choir Room starting Jan. 11. New members will be accepted through the end of January.

Formed in fall 2021, the NSU/Aberdeen Women’s Choir is a treble ensemble comprised of the Northern student body, faculty and staff, and the greater Aberdeen community.

Requirements for membership are a love for women’s choral music, personal enjoyment of singing and the director’s approval. Everyone wishing to join should register using the QR code provided at rehearsal, or register here. (NSU students should also register for MUEN 103/303.)

For more information, contact Dr. Wendy van Gent, NSU/Aberdeen Women’s Choir director, at wendy.vangent@northern.edu

About Northern State University

Northern State University is a student-centered institution that provides an outstanding educational experience, preparing students through the liberal arts and professional education for their future endeavors. A regional university, Northern offers rigorous academics; diverse civic, social and cultural opportunities; and a commitment to building an inclusive environment for all points of view. Northern also offers a broad-based athletics program, sponsoring 15 NCAA Division II intercollegiate varsity sports that compete in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (NSIC). The university strives to enrich the community through partnerships such as its Educational Impact Campaign, which opened a new South Dakota School for the Blind and Visually Impaired; new athletic and recreation fields; and an on-campus regional sports complex. With the $55 million campaign, NSU has been the recipient of more than $150 million in privately funded building projects and scholarships within a decade. To learn more, visit NSU Admissions