NNU News

U.S. News and others rank NNU one of the best private universities

October 16, 2014

From U.S. News & World Report to Christian Universities Online, ranking organizations agree that NNU is making the grade as one of the best campuses around.

Computer science student creates popular app to support youth pastors

October 3, 2014

Senior Reagan Keeler put his technical skills to work meeting a ministry need by developing the popular app Youth Ministry Tracker that is changing the way youth pastors manage the logistics of their ministries.

Hope in the shape of a basketball court (#GoNNUCrusaders)

September 16, 2014

Hope comes in many different ways and forms, often surprising us with its arrival. For a small rural community in Uganda, hope came this summer in the shape of a basketball court built by a team of NNU athletes.

Student-athletes volunteer and serve (#GoNNUCrusaders)

September 15, 2014

Despite busy school schedules and dedicated athletic preparation, NNU’s NCAA Division 2 student-athletes make time to build community with one another and serve the community around them.

Crusaders experience China (#GoNNUCrusaders)

September 15, 2014

The Crusader women’s volleyball team took their game around the globe on a cultural exchange trip to China. They saw the sites, upped their game, and learned that choosing Division 2 means having an unrivaled student-athlete experience.

Hard work pays dividends for basketball alum (#GoNNUCrusaders)

September 12, 2014

At NNU, students are challenged to put their all into every aspect of their development. That attitude is helping alum Jordan Nicholes fulfill his dream of playing professional basketball.

Alum combines a passion for ministry with a passion for basketball (#GoNNUCrusaders)

September 12, 2014

Jonathan Hawkins pursues opportunities to play professional basketball around the world in Latvia, Israel and now in Australia.

NNU on a mission: Ghana

July 2, 2014

NNU values relationships—relationships fostered through community that run deep enough to cross oceans. Dr. Joe Gorman, NNU professor of pastoral theology, and Frank Mills, a district superintendent of the Nazarene Church in Ghana, Africa, have been friends for years encouraging and supporting one another through ministry.

World Relief Boise helps international refugees find a home

June 23, 2014

World Relief, an international organization that works to help vulnerable people groups around the world, has one of its national offices in the Boise Valley. We asked World Relief employee and NNU alumna Joelle to tell us about World Relief's work in the valley.

NNU engineers design water system for hospital in Papua New Guinea

February 26, 2014

As engineering majors, quantifying and measuring comes second nature to the three NNU students who traveled to Kudjip, Papua New Guinea during their Christmas break.