NNU News

College of Nursing Facilitates Pandemic Simulation

March 24, 2020

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, as NNU classes were being canceled and students were being told to stay inside, the College of Nursing saw an opportunity for real-life training.

NNU to Go Online for the Remainder of the Semester

March 18, 2020

Northwest Nazarene University announced Wednesday that its transition to remote learning will be extended through the end of the Spring semester. Additionally, all university faculty and staff who are able will begin working remotely Monday, March 23, 2020.

MSW Students Honored

March 17, 2020

Three Northwest Nazarene University Master of Social Work students are being honored for their work and advocacy at the Idaho state capitol.

NNU Responds Amid COVID-19 Concerns

March 13, 2020

Northwest Nazarene University announced Friday that Spring Break will begin tomorrow, March 14, 2020 and run through March 30, 2020 when classes will begin being delivered remotely. Face-to-face learning is scheduled to resume Tuesday, April 14, 2020 following Easter break.

NNU to Test Campus-Wide Remote Learning as Coronavirus Precaution

March 12, 2020

Northwest Nazarene University announced that they will be holding “Pilot Wednesday” March 18, 2020 in which all classes will be held remotely. Although no cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) have been confirmed in Idaho, NNU wants to be prepared should there be a necessary closure or quarantine.

NNU Relaunches RN-BSN Program

March 12, 2020

NNU’s College of Nursing is excited to announce the relaunch of its RN-BSN program. This program is designed to help current registered nurses (RN) earn their Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree.

A Message from President Pearsall Regarding Coronavirus

March 6, 2020

I am aware of the concerns and questions raised by the news of Coronavirus (COVID-19) spreading and want to assure you that we have a cross-functional group on campus that is closely monitoring this constantly shifting landscape. Maintaining health and ensuring the safety of our community is of utmost priority.

NNU Board of Trustees Approves Contract Extension for President Joel Pearsall

March 6, 2020

The Northwest Nazarene University (NNU) Board of Trustees announced Friday, March 6, 2020 that they have unanimously voted to extend the contract for NNU President Joel Pearsall for four more years.

Winter Awakening on NNU's Campus

March 2, 2020

NNU’s annual Winter Awakening was held February 18-21 in the Conrad Commons on campus. This event was an intentional time to come together as a community and reflect on God’s work in our lives and on our campus and included times for worship and to hear from guest speakers.

Women’s Equity Initiative – Honoring Then, Celebrating Now, Building the Future

February 28, 2020

In celebration of women’s history month, NNU’s Women’s Equity Initiative (WEI) has planned several events during the month of March to honor and celebrate outstanding NNU women from the past, present and future and to bring to light some of the accomplishments, struggles and the impact of women on history. Events will include special chapel speakers, performances, discussions, and highlights of NNU’s women’s sporting competitions.