NNU News

Enlisting Transformation

January 9, 2020

Col. Skye Duncan attended NNC from 1991 to 1996, studying pre-med biology and aspiring to help others. Today, he commands a joint Army and Air Force base near Tacoma, Washington, overseeing more than 290,000 people.

Investing in Student-Athletes

January 9, 2020

Through the generosity of Brian Bohner ('00) and his wife Nichole ('96), Nikola Prvulj has found a home and community of belonging at NNU.

Expanding Educational Partnerships

January 9, 2020

Dr. Grant Zweigle (’93) works to connect NNU students with local community service providers. Doing this intentionally strengthens the service component of the university mission and aligns it with NNU’s educational objectives, empowering students to use their education to make a difference in our world.

Dr. Darrell Marks Leaves a Lasting Legacy

January 9, 2020

Professor Emeritus Dr. Darrell Marks passed away Dec. 5, 2019. Marks dedicated more than 60 years of his life to NNU.

Offering a Seat

January 9, 2020

NNU recently installed two new benches, which are part of a memorial project designed to help supporters partner with NNU in a way that honors their loved one while simultaneously supporting the university and students.

Connecting for a Healthier Future

January 8, 2020

Partnerships play a significant role in providing students with the holistic education they need for life after college, and NNU's Student Nursing Association has firsthand experience developing those partnerships in the local community.

Building Community Together

January 8, 2020

Join us as we journey through the past, present and future of a campus space that has been instrumental in contributing to a transformational experience for NNU students.

Opening Thoughts, Winter Messenger 2020

January 8, 2020

So much of who we are, both old and new, is because of the partnerships formed throughout our more than 100-year history. In this issue of The Messenger, we dive into those partnerships and explore ways they have impacted and continue to impact who we are as a university.

NNU Students Place 5th in U.S. in Global Programming Competition

December 21, 2019

NNU’s two-man powerhouse comprised of seniors seniors, Garrisen Cizmich and Jacob Winters earned a fifth place national finish in the 2019 IEEEXtreme programming competition.

NNU Recognized for 2 Top Degree Programs in the U.S.

December 13, 2019

Northwest Nazarene University has been ranked #2 for its doctorate in education program and #33 for its master’s in education program by Intelligent.com.