NNU News

A community of belonging

October 24, 2016

NNU seeks to create an environment where students can form real relationships with faculty, with staff, and with one another that last long after they leave campus.

Our presidential heritage

October 24, 2016

Celebrating the inauguration of President Joel Pearsall reminds the community of our rich presidential heritage built on a foundation of shared values.

SimMan 101

October 20, 2016

The SimMan is a high-tech mannequin that helps our nursing students implement and observe multiple processes and try to anticipate different things that could occur with a patient. We talked with senior nursing students who shared five ways that working with the SimMan has given them invaluable hands-on experience.

Financial Aid and Admissions Offices host FAFSA Night

October 19, 2016

Monday evening, October 24, high school seniors, transfer students, and their parents are invited to file their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for the 2017 school year at a free event hosted by NNU. The FAFSA submission process can often be overwhelming, and NNU’s Financial Aid and Admissions Offices hope this event can answer questions that students and parents might have.

NNU education graduates exceed the standard

October 13, 2016

Mention the term “Common Core Standards” and just about everyone seems to have an opinion. So what exactly are the Common Core State Standards and what role do they play in teacher preparation at NNU?

NNU hosts computer science and engineering career fair

October 12, 2016

Students and alumni are invited to attend the 5th annual Computer Science and Engineering Career Fair on Thursday, October 20. Hosted by NNU’s Career Center, this fair allows students and alumni to make internship and networking connections with local organizations. To date, 18 organizations have registered for the event with the intent of promoting their organization and recruiting students.

Department of Music presents Puccini's opera "Suor Angelica"

October 12, 2016

Performed by students in NNU’s opera workshop course and alumni, Giacomo Puccini’s opera “Suor Angelica” is the second opera in the trio known as “Il Trittico.” “Suor Angelica” tells the tragic story of noblewoman Sister Angelica who, after giving birth to an illegitimate son, was forced by her family to enter a convent.

Food Truck Rally and basketball game at Homecoming 2016

October 12, 2016

Come grab a pre-game dinner at a new homecoming event—the Food Truck Rally. Then head on over to the gym to watch the homecoming coronation ceremony and the Crusader men’s basketball team take on Simpson University.

Class reunions at Homecoming 2016

October 12, 2016

Come reconnect with classmates and friends at your reunion gathering and dinner during Homecoming and Family Weekend 2016! The classes of 1971, 1976, 1981, 1986, 1991, 1996, 2001, 2006 and 2011 will be celebrating reunions on Saturday, November 12.

Homecoming events to honor alumni and student veterans

October 11, 2016

This year's Homecoming celebration will include events to honor alumni and student veterans. Director of Veterans Services and retired Lieutenant Colonel Robert Sanchez commented, “We are honored in joining our nation by recognizing the selfless service of all of our graduates and current students who have served in the military, or are currently serving in the Armed Forces.”