NNU is honored to confer the degree Doctor of Humane Letters, honoris causa on Jerry L. Caven. As philanthropists, Jerry and Muriel Caven have supported ministry work in Central America, South Asia, Africa and the United States. The ceremony will take place at 10 a.m. Friday, September 22 in the Swayne Auditorium of NNU’s Brandt Center.
President Joel Pearsall has announced NNU's total fall 2017 enrollment at 2,040 students—just 24 shy of our all-time high in 2011. With 43 percent of the new undergraduate students enrolled in a STEM area of study, the top majors chosen by the freshman class are nursing, education and biology, respectively.
Chaplains Dustin and Olivia share with us this year’s chapel theme and highlight some upcoming guest speakers. “We believe this could be a powerful year for our community and are praying that in a divided world NNU could be a place that embodies the love and grace of God."
Ten new faculty members have joined Northwest Nazarene University this fall. Our campus welcomes librarians, several professors and a new ROTC director.
The annual President’s Dinner will take place Thursday evening, September 21, in the Johnson Sports Center on campus. This annual donor appreciation event brings together over 400 supporters of the University to hear an address from President Joel Pearsall.
Director of Athletics Kelli Lindley shares about the impact Tiny Bellamy had on the NNU campus and athletics community.
Barb (Vail) Robertson, class of 1976, has a long history with NNU. As part of our Continue the Story video series, she recently reflected on NNU’s legacy of investing in transformation.
Exiting student body president Ross Martinson shares his excitement for the new Student Commons and the value it will provide.
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.
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.