NNU News

New faculty eager to challenge and nurture

September 30, 2014

NNU is pleased to welcome 15 new faculty to campus this fall. ​In addition to the academic positions they assume, these individuals may also be found in their lesser-known roles of landscape artist, world traveler, martial arts teacher, photographer, couch potato, musician, outdoor enthusiast and horse whisperer, to name a few.

Expanding online outreach

September 22, 2014

For the first time, students have another way to become part of the NNU community—one that is more flexible and accessible than NNU has ever been able to offer before. This fall marked the launch of NNU’s first fully online bachelor’s degree for traditional students.

A dream made reality

September 1, 2014

Paulo Salvador, a 2014 graduate, had an incredible four years at NNU. He was one of five graduates of NNU’s first class of engineering majors; he researched on projects ranging from crop monitoring with drones to building a rehabilitation machine for a paraplegic girl; and this fall he is beginning the journey towards a Ph.D. in aerospace engineering.

Undergraduate research fellowships

August 11, 2014

Whether you are going to become a doctor or a computer scientist, NNU offers an invaluable opportunity to gain real research experience in your field through the academic tradition of research fellowships.

NNU students attend the Hemingway Symposium in Sun Valley, Idaho

May 27, 2014

Sun Valley, Idaho, home of movie stars, a world-class ski resort and a rich history (first ski lift was invented here and Ernest Hemingway is buried here) is less than a three hour drive from the NNU campus. This popular recreational and cultural destination offers NNU students a great weekend getaway but also unique academic opportunities.

NNU engineers design water system for hospital in Papua New Guinea

February 26, 2014

As engineering majors, quantifying and measuring comes second nature to the three NNU students who traveled to Kudjip, Papua New Guinea during their Christmas break.