Our secondary teacher preparation program has been named as one of the top in the country—specifically as an undergraduate program that excels in preparing teacher candidates to meet the demands of their future classrooms.
With construction on NNU’s new student commons well underway—and nearly halfway finished—plans to repurpose the current student center have begun. Multiple departments on campus will utilize the new repurposed space including: the College of Nursing, Undergraduate Admissions and multiple offices that currently serve student needs.
Supporter, alumni and friend of Northwest Nazarene University, Jerry Lee Caven, went to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on May 24. His family will remember him for his great determination to create, develop and share the gifts and talents given to him by God and the passion to do so until the very end of his life. Jerry has left a legacy of service to his family and to God.
We are excited to announce Digital Media as a new major with the Department of Art & Design beginning Fall 2019.
After much deliberation and months of discussion, NNU welcomes Tom Blanchard as the first ever Men’s Club Lacrosse Head Coach.
On May 11, 239 traditional undergraduate students and 325 graduate and non-traditional students became official alumni of the university. Reverend Hughlon R. Friberg also received special recognition and was awarded an Honorary Degree Citation during Commencement.
Jeff Einfalt is excited to jumpstart NNU's Club Lacrosse Program as the first ever, Head Women's Coach.
NNU's American Marketing Association Chapter exceeded expectations and all past performances at the annual AMA conference in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Dr. Paul Harman, Principal of Centennial Elementary School in the Nampa School District, has been named this year’s L.E. Wesche Outstanding Educator.
Having spent the last four years preparing their body of work, graduating students from the Department of Art + Design will showcase the culmination of their undergraduate career in the senior shows this April.
After spending a week competing at a nationwide forensics tournament in Hempstead, New York, our students earned impressive, national rankings!
Northwest Nazarene University is mourning the loss of longtime Music Professor Walden Hughes, who served the university and students for more than 40 years.
Join us on April 8 - 14 as campus hosts Grammy Award-winning baritone, Daniel Belcher, as the artist in residence on campus.
A group of four NNU students and two professors will be traveling to Hempstead, New York to compete is the Pi Kappa Delta National Forensics Tournament and Convention at Hofstra University
Nazarenes across the nation gathered together in Kansas City, Missouri for M19, an event designed to give pastors, leaders and students an opportunity for professional training, connection, workshops and worship. Read personal testimonies from some of our professors and students who attended the conference.
Eddie Miles has been elected as the Northwest Nazarene University Alumni Board President.
Congratulations to Dr. Jennifer Chase and Dr. Donna Allen—recipients of the Lilly Foundation Award.
Freshman Cody Frazer has been mentoring a student at Central Elementary School and the impact he's making has been far greater than he could have ever expected.
The Northwest Nazarene University Board of Trustees has elected Mike Zahare as its newest chair.
NNU's Department of Music will host their annual piano and keyboard sale on Saturday, March 3, 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m., at NNU’s Brant Center.
Karen Pearson will be stepping into a brand new role created just for her, Associate Vice President for Student Life.
From a paid trip to Las Vegas to securing summer internships, two students have had doors open that they never could have expected after placing 8th in the nation in a computer coding competition.
On February 22, NNU will host the Idaho VEX Robotics Competition (VRC) State Championship. The event is expected to host 32 teams of middle and high school students competing in robotics matches.
Join NNU's Department of Music on the journey of a lifetime as they bring the beloved Sondheim classic to life, live and in concert. See all of your favorite childhood fairytales in a new light in this fun concert adaptation equipped with full orchestra, costumes, lighting and set.
We are excited to announce two new areas of concentration for our computer science major: Cybersecurity and Data Science.