NNU News

Grand opening set for NNU’s Office of Veterans Services

March 25, 2015

The community, students, faculty and staff are invited to the grand opening of NNUs Office of Veterans Services on Tuesday, April 7, at 4 p.m. The event will include remarks by President David Alexander, Director of Veterans Services Bob Sanchez and representatives from the Student Veterans Club. After the ceremony, everyone is invited to tour the Center.

Kelli Lindley named Crusaders new Director of Athletics

March 16, 2015

The most successful team leader in Northwest Nazarene University’s history as an NCAA institution is taking on a new leadership role as the leader of Crusader Athletics. Kelli Lindley, who guided the Crusader women’s basketball team to five NCAA Division II National Tournament berths (2003, 2006, 2008, 2009 and 2013) and compiled a 202-131 record during 12 seasons as head women’s basketball coach, was introduced by NNU president Dr. David Alexander as the new Director of Athletics this afternoon at a press conference at the Johnson Sports Center on the NNU campus.

Meet Maggie

March 11, 2015

Maggie, a girl who is not only a full time student, but an Ambassador, member of Bella Voca, and participant in the spring musical, has not let a moment pass her by. She realizes that the value of NNU not only lies in the opportunities that are presented to her, but also in all of the support along the way.

Inspired by unlikely servants

February 23, 2015

In May 2014, eight students and two professors traveled with NNU to Hope Home, a Haitian orphanage for children with disabilities. While there, the team discovered the challenges of caring for 30 disabled children without the steady availability of running water.

Spiritual transformation within the classroom

February 23, 2015

Organic chemistry class. It’s not a scene that evokes thoughts of spiritual transformation or religious encounters. But amidst lab coats, goggles and beakers full of chemicals, NNU nursing student Brandi Johnson has discovered what it means to have a real relationship with Jesus Christ.

Wiley Street Station featured in short film "700 Volts"

February 16, 2015

The Wiley Street Station of the Idaho Subway System will be open for public inspection February 19 from 4 to 6 p.m. As the only subway station in Idaho, Wiley Street...wait a minute. How can there be only one station on a subway system? And since when has Idaho even had underground mass transit?

Supporting students for academic success

February 13, 2015

The Center for Academic Success & Advising is here to support students in learning the ability to think critically and ethically to empower them for success in the classroom.

Making use of the campus Career Center

February 13, 2015

We recognize that attending college is a significant commitment. We are here to support your student in their NNU journey as they complete their degree and envision its use in the future.

Community revitalized during Winter Awakening

February 3, 2015

Krist Wilde, from Capital Christian Center in Boise, came to share his heart with our campus community during Winter Awakening—a time we set aside in January to return our focus to God.

Top 5 moments of 2014

December 16, 2014

From notable alumni to new facilities to athletic firsts, NNU has had an amazing year. Check out five of our most significant moments of 2014.