NNU News

Jerry Hull doesn't just talk the talk; he walks the walk

June 20, 2019

Retired NNU professor, Jerry Hull, dusted off his walking shoes for his 81st birthday and completed 81 miles to raise money for the Salvation Army, and he's not stopping anytime soon.

NNU Named One of the Best Teacher Prep Programs in the Country

June 10, 2019

Our secondary teacher preparation program has been named as one of the top in the country—specifically as an undergraduate program that excels in preparing teacher candidates to meet the demands of their future classrooms.

Old Becoming New: Student Center Repurposing

June 6, 2019

With construction on NNU’s new student commons well underway—and nearly halfway finished—plans to repurpose the current student center have begun. Multiple departments on campus will utilize the new repurposed space including: the College of Nursing, Undergraduate Admissions and multiple offices that currently serve student needs.

NNU Alum and Honorary Degree Recipient Leaves Legacy of Support

June 6, 2019

Supporter, alumni and friend of Northwest Nazarene University, Jerry Lee Caven, went to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on May 24. His family will remember him for his great determination to create, develop and share the gifts and talents given to him by God and the passion to do so until the very end of his life. Jerry has left a legacy of service to his family and to God.

Introducing Brand New Digital Media Major

May 31, 2019

We are excited to announce Digital Media as a new major with the Department of Art & Design beginning Fall 2019.

Men's Lacrosse Program secures their leadership

May 29, 2019

After much deliberation and months of discussion, NNU welcomes Tom Blanchard as the first ever Men’s Club Lacrosse Head Coach.

A Successful Commencement Weekend for NNU

May 15, 2019

On May 11, 239 traditional undergraduate students and 325 graduate and non-traditional students became official alumni of the university. Reverend Hughlon R. Friberg also received special recognition and was awarded an Honorary Degree Citation during Commencement.

NNU announces Head Women's Lacrosse Coach

May 8, 2019

Jeff Einfalt is excited to jumpstart NNU's Club Lacrosse Program as the first ever, Head Women's Coach.

AMA Chapter excels at international conference

April 24, 2019

NNU's American Marketing Association Chapter exceeded expectations and all past performances at the annual AMA conference in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Paul Harman named the 2019 L.E. Wesche Outstanding Educator

April 18, 2019

Dr. Paul Harman, Principal of Centennial Elementary School in the Nampa School District, has been named this year’s L.E. Wesche Outstanding Educator.