NNU News

Students creating solutions in Liberia

July 20, 2017

In partnership with NNU on a Mission and the University of Liberia, NNU’s Department of Engineering utilized their skills to serve the community in Sinoe County, Liberia. Senior mechanical engineering major Levi Sligar shares about his team’s project and his experience.

Student-professor research in Costa Rica

July 20, 2017

An interdisciplinary English and ecology team traveled to Costa Rica for field research after semester-long courses.

“I’ll Push You” book explores the power of friendship

July 12, 2017

NNU alum Patrick Gray and his lifelong friend Justin Skeesuck recount their extraordinary journey across the Camino de Santiago in Spain by foot and wheelchair and the lessons about authentic community they learned along the way.

Tiny Bellamy cheers on Crusaders with a better view

July 11, 2017

Director of Athletics Kelli Lindley shares about the impact Tiny Bellamy had on the NNU campus and athletics community.

Called to invest

July 11, 2017

Barb (Vail) Robertson, class of 1976, has a long history with NNU. As part of our Continue the Story video series, she recently reflected on NNU’s legacy of investing in transformation.

Serving at-risk youth

July 11, 2017

Steve Woodworth has spent his career in both the public and private sectors creating systems to support vulnerable children and teens. NNU is proud to honor him as the 2017 Alumnus of the Year.

Inspiring students through international experiences

July 11, 2017

Matthew Chitwood, a leader in helping students come alive through global citizenship and the integration of faith and vocation, will receive the 2017 Young Alumnus of the Year Award.

Empowering a future generation of biophysicists

July 11, 2017

Dr. Carolyn A. Fitch—an award-winning professor, lecturer and researcher—will be presented with the 2017 Alumni Professional Achievement Award at this year's homecoming celebration.

Leaving a legacy of service

July 11, 2017

Dr. Francis A. Sharpton has generously invested his time into the NNU community for over 30 years. NNU is proud to announce Dr. Sharpton as the 2017 Distinguished Service Recipient award.

Making a difference overseas

July 11, 2017

Phil Haunschild, recent graduate and recipient of the Values & Capitalism 2016-17 Young Scholar Award, researches how to employ Syrian refugees in Jordan.