NNU News

Experiencing the eclipse

August 30, 2017

The Great American Eclipse brought together people from all over the country to experience this natural phenomenon. Two NNU Film School alumni were featured for their footage of the eclipse, and several hundred NNU community members gathered in Cascade, Idaho for an educational overnight event.

Welcoming ten new faculty members

August 30, 2017

Ten new faculty members have joined Northwest Nazarene University this fall. Our campus welcomes librarians, several professors and a new ROTC director.

Paul Rush named Head Men's Basketball Coach

August 24, 2017

This morning Paul Rush, the top assistant and recruiting coordinator for the Crusaders the past two seasons, was named as the new head men’s basketball coach for the Crusaders. “Paul Rush embodies the type of coach, mentor, and leader we want within NNU Athletics,” Lindley said.

Students creating solutions: James Lineman, Unilever

August 22, 2017

Senior marketing and business administration major James Lineman shared with us about his summer internship at Unilever, where he was able to apply his knowledge in a hands-on consumer-behavior research study.

Sponsor a table at the 2017 President's Dinner

August 16, 2017

The annual President’s Dinner will take place Thursday evening, September 21, in the Johnson Sports Center on campus. This annual donor appreciation event brings together over 400 supporters of the University to hear an address from President Joel Pearsall.

NNU celebrates the lives of two former professors

August 16, 2017

Former professors and supporters of NNU, Drs. Gary Ganske and C.S. Cowles passed away this August. Ganske and Cowles will be missed greatly by the NNU community—their colleagues, students and friends.

Elmore Hall demolition begins

August 10, 2017

Preparation for a new chapter in Northwest Nazarene University's history is occurring today with the removal of Elmore Hall. The demolition clears the land at the site where the new Student Commons will eventually be constructed.

Meet incoming freshman Cassidy Littleton

August 3, 2017

On August 25, NNU will welcome a new freshman class to campus. Idaho Youth of the Year and Pacific Youth of the Year Cassidy Littleton represents one of the many exceptional students who will join NNU as freshmen this fall.

NNU on a Mission in Liberia, Poland and Haiti

July 26, 2017

Facilitating opportunities for students to serve communities in need while experiencing different cultures across the globe, NNU on a Mission sent 22 students to three countries this summer.

Building relationships in Poland

July 20, 2017

Ten students led by Mark and Susan Wheeler were sent by NNU on a Mission to serve in Poland. Caitlin Hunt, senior Christian ministry major, shares about their experience.