NNU News

A place that sends

July 11, 2017

Three NNU alumni extend the spirit of the NNU community into their work and involvements throughout the Boise Valley.

A place to lead

July 11, 2017

Exiting student body president Ross Martinson shares his excitement for the new Student Commons and the value it will provide.

A place at the table

July 11, 2017

Siblings Amanda and Zach Marble reminisce about “The Dex” and the significant relationships built in the campus dining hall.

A place to gather

July 11, 2017

The new Student Commons will serve as the heart of campus, providing the physical spaces where authentic relationships can be built and community can thrive.

Students creating solutions: FireMAP

July 5, 2017

Each summer, students have the opportunity to do professor–student collaborative research to discover or design solutions. Junior computer science major Nick Hamilton shares about his experience helping create FireMAP for the Boise Forest Service.

Sharon Bull recognized with prestigious library award

July 5, 2017

Dr. Sharon I. Bull was presented the prestigious Emily Russel Award at the Association of Christian Librarians 2017 Annual Conference in Grand Rapids, Michigan on June 15. Bull is only the 18th recipient of ­­­­­this award since it was established 46 years ago. The award honors outstanding contribution to Christian librarianship.

Follow Covenant and Witness as they travel this summer

June 14, 2017

For more than 70 years, NNU has sent out summer ministry teams to camps and churches throughout the Northwest. This year's teams, Covenant and Witness, are made up of talented and engaging students who have a heart for ministry.

NNU to honor Dr. Phyllis Perkins Howard

June 13, 2017

NNU will honor Dr. Phyllis Perkins Howard with the Wesley Order of Servant Leaders Award during General Assembly in Indianapolis, Indiana. The award is presented to individuals whose life and accomplishments reflect the spirit and practice of servant leadership, which was modeled by Jesus Christ and mirrored in the life of John Wesley.

Dean's List announced for 2017 spring semester

June 9, 2017

770 students representing twenty-five states and twelve foreign countries have been named to NNU's Dean’s List for the 2017 spring semester. Eligibility for this academic honor is based on grade-point average and credit load.

Beloved professor and administrator Dr. Edwin Robinson passes away

May 31, 2017

Dr. Edwin “Ed” Robinson, NNU alumnus and senior fellow, passed away unexpectedly Saturday night. A memorial service will be held on June 10 at College Church of the Nazarene in Nampa. “Dr. Ed Robinson modeled what servant leadership looks like,” shared NNU President Joel Pearsall, “and as a result he touched thousands of lives.”