NNU News

Welcoming ten new faculty members

August 30, 2017

Ten new faculty members have joined Northwest Nazarene University this fall. Our campus welcomes librarians, several professors and a new ROTC director.

Sponsor a table at the 2017 President's Dinner

August 16, 2017

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.

Tiny Bellamy cheers on Crusaders with a better view

July 11, 2017

Director of Athletics Kelli Lindley shares about the impact Tiny Bellamy had on the NNU campus and athletics community.

Called to invest

July 11, 2017

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.

A place to lead

July 11, 2017

Exiting student body president Ross Martinson shares his excitement for the new Student Commons and the value it will provide.

A place to gather

July 11, 2017

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.

Sharon Bull recognized with prestigious library award

July 5, 2017

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.

Dean's List announced for 2017 spring semester

June 9, 2017

770 students representing twenty-five states and twelve foreign countries have been named to NNU's Dean’s List for the 2017 spring semester. Eligibility for this academic honor is based on grade-point average and credit load.

NNU welcomes two new vice presidents

May 17, 2017

NNU is pleased to announce the hiring of Dr. S. Bradley Shaw as vice president for academic affairs and Mr. Mark Wheeler as vice president for external affairs. “NNU is fortunate that Dr. Shaw and Mr. Wheeler have agreed to fill these vice president roles. Each brings significant experience and training to these roles and we look forward to their leadership among us,” shared President Joel Pearsall.

NNU confers 575 degrees at 101st commencement

May 11, 2017

NNU’s 101st Commencement brought family, friends and staff together to celebrate the 575 students receiving associate, bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees.