NNU News

600 students to attend Science Extravaganza

January 30, 2017

NNU will host the annual Science Extravaganza for local middle school students the week of January 30 through February 3 in the Thomas Family Health and Science Center. Students can enjoy hands-on learning experiences with live animals and amphibians, learn the physics behind video games and more.

CSMA hosts economist Barry Asmus

January 30, 2017

NNU's Center for the Study of Market Alternatives will host economist Barry Asmus on Thursday, February 9 at 7 p.m. in the Harter Lecture Hall. He will be speaking on his book, “The Poverty of Nations: A Sustainable Solution,” which proposes a solution to fight poverty.

Dean's List announced for 2016 fall semester

January 24, 2017

682 students representing twenty-seven states and eight foreign countries have been named to NNU's Dean’s List for the 2016 fall semester. Eligibility for this academic honor is based on grade-point average and credit load.

NNU to receive collection of Karl Barth works

January 19, 2017

NNU is pleased to announce a generous donation of the writings of Karl Barth, one of the most important theologians of the 20th Century. This gift from the personal collection of Dr. Judith Brownell will be celebrated with a public program and reception on Wednesday, February 1.

Wesley Conference 2017 to focus on worship

January 11, 2017

Keynote speakers, breakout sessions and workshops will combine theory and practice as we explore all aspects of communal worship in the local church at NNU's Wesley Conference, February 2–3, 2017. Topics will include music, sacraments, scripture reading, and preaching.

Join us for Parent & Family Weekend

January 11, 2017

Students will begin a new tradition this year as they invite their parents and family members to join them on campus for NNU's first annual Parent & Family Weekend, February 9-11. Families and students will experience college life together and create lasting memories in the student’s home-away-from-home.

NNU named in U.S. News & World Report ranking

January 10, 2017

U.S. News & World Report named NNU's Graduate Education degree offerings as one of the top online programs in America in the new 2017 Best Online Programs rankings that were released on January 10. NNU is listed number 124 of 188, and this is the first time NNU’s Graduate Education programs have ranked on this new but prestigious list.

Five highlights of 2016

January 1, 2017

As we enter 2017 with anticipation of what is to come, we want to take a minute to reflect on some of the highlights of the year past. Check out five of NNU’s most significant moments in 2016.

A few of our favorite Nampa destinations

December 7, 2016

Check out our top five Nampa destinations that are just a few short blocks from campus. It won’t take you long to discover there are treasures that lie in the heart of our quaint downtown Nampa community.

Photos from Herpetology Lab Open House

December 1, 2016

This year at Homecoming, the NNU Herpetology Lab students and members of the Idaho Herpetological Society had live animals on display for alumni and friends to see close up—and, in some cases, to get real personal (hold).