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Cynthia Tobias Seminar: Bringing out the Best in your Strong-Willed Child

September 20, 2019

Cynthia Ulrich Tobias has experience teaching people of all ages how to discover and use their natural inborn learning style strengths to succeed in virtually any situation. Learn how to bring out the best in your strong-willed child with her and her 30 years of expertise.

NNU Professors Co-Author Global Business Book

September 19, 2019

Sam Dunn, Joshua Jensen and Ron Galloway have co-authored a book entitled Navigating Religious Diversity in the Global Business Environment.

NNU President Receives Honorary Doctor of Divinity Degree from Korea Nazarene University

September 18, 2019

President Joel Pearsall was presented with an honorary Doctor of Divinity degree at Korea Nazarene University (KNU) in Cheonan City, South Korea on September 9, 2019.

NNU Announces Enrollment and Retention Numbers for Fall 2019

September 16, 2019

NNU is excited to announce fall enrollment numbers and the highest retention rate ever achieved to date.

Nationally-Recognized Author to Visit NNU

September 11, 2019

Join us in welcoming Cara Wall, author of The Dearly Beloved, to campus for a book reading and time of Q & A. Wall's novel has been nationally-recognized on multiple platforms, including NBC's Today Show and The New York Times.

Introducing Deans and New Faculty for the 2019-2020 Academic Year

August 26, 2019

NNU is excited to welcome nine new faculty to campus and introduce four returning faculty members who have been selected to serve in new roles as deans.

NNU Student Receives Top Awards at Statewide Research Conference

August 8, 2019

Congratulations to Aleesha Chavez for her stellar performance at the Idaho INBRE Summer Research Conference last month in Moscow, Idaho. She earned first place for her poster presentation and second place for the fast pitch competition against over 250 students.

Dean's List announced for spring 2019 semester

August 5, 2019

Northwest Nazarene University’s Office of Academic Affairs is proud to announce that 384 undergraduate students and 237 graduate students have been named to the Dean’s List and 127 students were named to the President’s List for the 2019 spring semester.

Grandson of NNU Founder Passes Away

August 2, 2019

Earl Emerson, the grandson of NNU founder, Eugene Emerson, went to be with his Lord and Savior on July 14, 2019.

Remembering an NNU champion

July 23, 2019

Dr. Martha Hopkins’ advocacy for women’s athletics will continue to bless the university for years to come.

Missing Walden

July 23, 2019

Campus mourns the loss of beloved professor Dr. Walden Hughes.

Cultivating a community

July 23, 2019

Alumnus of the Year, Patrick Gray, dives into the connection between community and the richness of God's love.

Putting holistic education to work

July 23, 2019

Alumnus Ian Williams reaps the benefits of his NNU experience.

Living an NNU legacy

July 23, 2019

Recent grad, Leanne Kendall, reflects on five generations of family history at NNU, dating back to the start in 1913.

Highlighting the “student” in student-athlete

July 23, 2019

NNU softball players exemplify excellence on the field and in the classroom.

Crossing the bridge

July 23, 2019

Vice President of Academic Affairs, Brad Kurtz-Shaw, shares his take on the integrity of holistic education.

Opening Thoughts, Summer Messenger 2019

July 19, 2019

This issue of The Messenger focuses on one aspect of NNU’s goal of educating students—the idea that education must do more than affect only the mind, that it must affect the whole person.

NNU Names Deans in Support of New College Structure

July 3, 2019

NNU Faculty have voted to transition to a "7-Colleges" structure. In support of this new model, President Joel Pearsall has named seven internal Faculty as Deans for their respective departments.

An Unlikely Duo

June 26, 2019

You might not think to pair a ferret and a 3D printer together, but engineering student Ben Campbell saw a problem and created a solution.

Grant to Fund Biomedical Research on Campus

June 21, 2019

NNU has been awarded a five year grant totaling $872,005, which will fund undergraduate students working on faculty-directed summer research projects. The research projects will specifically be focused in the areas of biology, chemistry, computer science, field biology and engineering.

Jerry Hull doesn't just talk the talk; he walks the walk

June 20, 2019

Retired NNU professor, Jerry Hull, dusted off his walking shoes for his 81st birthday and completed 81 miles to raise money for the Salvation Army, and he's not stopping anytime soon.

NNU Named One of the Best Teacher Prep Programs in the Country

June 10, 2019

Our secondary teacher preparation program has been named as one of the top in the country—specifically as an undergraduate program that excels in preparing teacher candidates to meet the demands of their future classrooms.

Old Becoming New: Student Center Repurposing

June 6, 2019

With construction on NNU’s new student commons well underway—and nearly halfway finished—plans to repurpose the current student center have begun. Multiple departments on campus will utilize the new repurposed space including: the College of Nursing, Undergraduate Admissions and multiple offices that currently serve student needs.

NNU Alum and Honorary Degree Recipient Leaves Legacy of Support

June 6, 2019

Supporter, alumni and friend of Northwest Nazarene University, Jerry Lee Caven, went to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on May 24. His family will remember him for his great determination to create, develop and share the gifts and talents given to him by God and the passion to do so until the very end of his life. Jerry has left a legacy of service to his family and to God.

Introducing Brand New Digital Media Major

May 31, 2019

We are excited to announce Digital Media as a new major with the Department of Art & Design beginning Fall 2019.