NNU News

NNU receives gift from Smeed Foundation

March 30, 2017

The NNU Riley Library recently received a gift from the Smeed Foundation of over 4,000 books from the private library of Ralph Smeed. The foundation offered the books to NNU as part of a continued relationship through the Center for the Study of Market Alternatives (CSMA).

NNU receives two grants from M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust

March 29, 2017

NNU professors Dr. Duke Bulanon and Dr. Jennifer Chase each received $15,000 grants through the M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust Partners in Science Program. The program enables outstanding high school science teachers to form partnerships with research scientists from academic and research institutions in the Pacific Northwest.

AMA collegiate chapter earns award

March 23, 2017

The School of Business is pleased to announce that NNU’s American Marketing Association (AMA) Collegiate Chapter was a recipient of the Exemplary Collegiate Chapter Performance award for outstanding chapter planning at the AMA International Collegiate Conference in New Orleans.

Regional accreditation reaffirmed by NWCCU

March 8, 2017

NNU is pleased to announce its regional accreditation has been reaffirmed by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU) after the organization recently completed its cyclical seven-year evaluation process of the university.

Annual piano and keyboard sale March 11

March 7, 2017

At the beginning of each school year, Kawai America Corporation provides new pianos to NNU’s Department of Music through an institutional program locally implemented by Dunkley Music. These instruments are loaned to the University free of charge; after only one year of use, the pianos are offered to the public at bargain prices.

Create for a living: Erick Gutierrez, YMCA

March 2, 2017

Erick Gutierrez, class of 2014 graphic design major with a minor in marketing, put both of his interests to work as a marketing communications coordinator serving kids and families with the Treasure Valley Family YMCA.

Create for a living: Mikayla Keating, Decorist

February 21, 2017

2015 graphic design alumna Mikayla Keating shares how NNU prepared her for her dream career as an interior designer at Decorist.

"Little Women, the Broadway Musical" presented by NNU

February 21, 2017

Louisa May Alcott’s captivating story comes to life in “Little Women, the Broadway Musical,” presented by NNU's Department of Music. Performances will take place March 30 through April 1 at 7:30 p.m. and April 2 at 3:00 p.m. at NNU’s Brandt Center.

Create for a living: Matt Larson, Brooks Running Co.

February 15, 2017

2012 graphic design alumnus Matt Larson made the most of a variety of experiences while at NNU and now funnels those into a successful career at Brooks Running Co.

Career Week 2017 offers opportunities for students and alumni

February 15, 2017

NNU's annual Career Week offers an exciting way for students and alumni to connect and engage with businesses and organizations from throughout the region. The week-long event is set for February 21 – February 24, and includes a Career and Graduate Fair on Thursday, February 23.