NNU News

NNU Forensics announces Nationals teams

February 21, 2018

NNU Forensics is ending an exceptional season and preparing for national competitions in March. Learn how they did at their last invitational and who’s on the Nationals teams this year.

Behind the creation of the Nighthawk

February 1, 2018

Alumnus and art professor Mike Bartlett and senior Korte Zickefoose share the behind-the-scenes scoop on the process of designing the new Nighthawks mascot.

Dean's List announced for 2017 fall semester

January 24, 2018

738 students representing thirty states and eight foreign countries have been named to NNU's Dean’s List for the 2017 fall semester. Eligibility for this academic honor is based on grade-point average and credit load.

Freshmen serve the Nampa community

December 11, 2017

Cornerstone students found ways to foster community on and off campus through service projects this semester. See what this year’s freshmen have been doing to impact and connect with the those around them.

Engineering team receives data from Idaho’s first satellite

November 20, 2017

NNU's MakerSat team received data from Idaho’s first satellite, MakerSat-0, just hours after it was launched into space aboard a Delta II rocket on Saturday, November 18 at 2:47 a.m. MST. MakerSat-0 will orbit around the earth’s poles 14 times a day at 17,000 mph for the next several years, sending research data to the student team’s smartphones.

Students creating solutions: Summer research 2017

August 31, 2017

From analyzing forest fire damage to designing a satellite printed in space by NASA, students have been busy pioneering new areas of study and making breakthroughs in computer science, biology, chemistry and engineering. Learn about NNU’s 2017 summer research projects.

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.

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.

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.

Jump into experiential learning as a freshman

January 24, 2017

At NNU, freshmen can find hands-on learning experiences across the curriculum. No matter your interest, don’t waste a moment. Get involved in academic extracurriculars that will enrich your education and help you make critical connections.