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Political science student Jessica Charles carries lessons 
from NNU with her to law school and beyond

January 11, 2019

Political science student Jessica Charles carries lessons from NNU with her to law school and beyond.

Opening Thoughts, Messenger Winter 2019

January 11, 2019

When I began this role in late August 2017, I was told it was time to begin speaking of our strengths—especially in academics—and to stop being inappropriately humble, to be bold in describing who we are. I took that as both a challenge and a directive. And so, the journey to boldness began.

Emily Maxfield: Finding her place, staying intentional and looking ahead

January 7, 2019

College is one of life’s major stepping stones; a time of learning, personal growth and experience. Though an exciting time of preparing for future careers and aspirations, for many, college is a time of waiting. Student Emily Maxfield explains her own experience with this waiting period and how she’s come to make the “now” count just as much as the future.

Holiday Hours

December 21, 2018

Northwest Nazarene University will be closed from December 24 to January 1 for the Christmas holiday. To assist those wishing to make year-end donations, however, the Office of University Advancement will be open with limited hours.

Cornerstone: Reflecting on a semester of service

December 14, 2018

Freshman students and local community partners take a look back at the semester and reflect on the service done by our 12 Cornerstone classes.

NNU introduces club lacrosse program

December 6, 2018

Starting spring 2019, NNU will officially have a club lacrosse program on campus! This announcement was kicked off with a co-ed clinic to give students an idea of what’s to come and a basic understanding and fundamentals of the sport.

NNU doctoral student leads school visit from Ivanka Trump and Apple CEO

December 3, 2018

Ivanka Trump joined Apple CEO, Tim Cook, in a visit to Wilder Middle School to observe and learn more about the Connect Initiative that Apple implemented in 2016. NNU doctoral student Jeff Dillon serves as the district’s superintendent and Middle/High School Principal and was present during the visit.

Isaac Mitchell awarded Alpha Epsilon Delta scholarship

November 19, 2018

Isaac Mitchell has been awarded the Maurice and Charlotte Moore Scholarship for medical school from Alpha Epsilon Delta. This prestigious $2500 scholarship is awarded to only one student per region.

Faculty Award Lecture Series with Dr. Stephen Riley

October 29, 2018

Dr. Stephen Riley will be exploring the ways in which three films have represented the story of Samson in the Old Testament book of Judges and the implications of their interpretations for our life together. His lecture is entitled, The Reel Samson: How Our Screenings of the Biblical Icon Affect Our Life Together.

Google Staff Software Engineer will speak at NNU

October 29, 2018

Faculty of the Department of Mathematics & Computer Science invite you to the third annual Mathematics & Computer Science Lecture featuring guest speaker Chuck Jazdzewski, NNU alumnus and software engineer at Google.