NNU News

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.

Senior Art + Design Show Exhibition

April 15, 2019

Having spent the last four years preparing their body of work, graduating students from the Department of Art + Design will showcase the culmination of their undergraduate career in the senior shows this April.

Forensics team earns national rankings

April 4, 2019

After spending a week competing at a nationwide forensics tournament in Hempstead, New York, our students earned impressive, national rankings!

Campus mourns the loss of beloved music professor

March 28, 2019

Northwest Nazarene University is mourning the loss of longtime Music Professor Walden Hughes, who served the university and students for more than 40 years.