NNU News

Learning from experience

September 28, 2015

Studies show that students who participate in experiential learning while at college are twice as likely to be engaged at work. At NNU, opportunities abound for students to apply their studies to the real world.

Designing to make the world a better place

September 28, 2015

NNU engineering students enhance their marketable skills and learn the importance of making a difference in people’s lives.

Making industry connections

September 28, 2015

Through the Contemporary Music Center in Nashville, Tennessee, NNU music majors get a taste of the music industry and leave with the connections they need to make their way in this highly competitive field.

Living the pura vida in Costa Rica

September 28, 2015

Costa Rica is called the land of pure life. NNU faculty and students are experiencing it for themselves through numerous research, mission trip and experiential learning opportunities.

Libero Linnea Phillips sets the standard

September 28, 2015

While some may shrink away from the challenge of being both a nursing major and a volleyball player, Linnea Phillips, a senior from Yakima, embraces it. Linnea entered her senior season with 915 career digs for the Crusaders.

NASA EPSCoR grant supports wildfire research

September 28, 2015

Northwest Nazarene University is pleased to announce that Assistant Professor of Computer Science Dale Hamilton and Associate Professor of Computer Science Barry Myers have been awarded a NASA EPSCoR (experimental program to stimulate competitive research) Undergraduate Research Grant to support their research on fire monitoring and assessment technology.

NNU welcomes basketball coach Scott Flemming

September 27, 2015

Hired in May, Scott Flemming brings a 440-273 career collegiate coaching record with him to the Northwest Nazarene sidelines along with two National Coach of the Year awards and a Christian College National Championship.

Conrad estate gift to NNU now to exceed $18 million

September 17, 2015

Northwest Nazarene University is pleased to announce that it has been notified of the imminent distribution of the final portion of an estate gift from Howard and Mary Conrad. This gift—now exceeding $18 million—will be truly transformative for the university, current and future students, and the greater Treasure Valley.

NNU honors Don Brandt with the 2015 Eugene Emerson Award

September 17, 2015

Each year Northwest Nazarene University honors an individual or organization whose goals are to enrich, support and enhance the local Nampa community. This year the 2015 Eugene Emerson Award was presented to Mr. Don Brandt at the annual NNU President’s Dinner.

First ever Give Day Thursday, September 24

September 17, 2015

Introducing NNU Give Day—a special, 24-hour event with the purpose of providing an opportunity for the NNU community to join together in supporting the university with a goal to make September 24, 2015 the greatest day of giving in NNU history.

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