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Homecoming: Two-Time Hall of Famer Returns to Campus

Homecoming: Two-Time Hall of Famer Returns to Campus

EUGENE, Ore. – They were simpler times. Without a gym to call their own, the NCC men’s basketball team played home games at O’Hara Catholic School. Road games remained mostly along the I-5 corridor. They still wore short shorts. While the location and style have changed, one thing that most certainly remains from the glory days is a focus on ...


NCU Students, Faculty and Staff serve during Embrace the Community Day

NCU Students, Faculty and Staff serve during Embrace the Community Day

  Today, more than 300 Northwest Christian University (NCU) students, faculty and staff will serve the community through various local service projects during the annual Embrace the Community (ETC) Day. “This is one of our favorite days of the academic year because it gives our students the opportunity to interact with and give back to the community. We want the people of Eugene ...


2010 Graduate Returns to her Alma Mater

2010 Graduate Returns to her Alma Mater

In May 2010 Bethany Howard graduated from NCU with a degree in interdisciplinary studies and quickly began a career as a certified weight loss consultant with Metabolic Research Center. She spent the next two years educating, supporting and encouraging clients in their personal journey to a healthier lifestyle. In the summer of 2012, Bethany married fellow NCU graduate, Aaron Dilla ’11 ...


NORTHWEST CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY MAKES  TOP TEN ONLINE COLLEGES IN OREGON

NORTHWEST CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY MAKES TOP TEN ONLINE COLLEGES IN OREGON

National resource for online education highlights NCU as third in Oregon EUGENE, OR, (AUG. 18, 2015) – Northwest Christian University has been named third in the Top 10 Online Colleges in Oregon by BestSchools.Com. The University was chosen in part because of the number and types of online degrees offered as well as our above industry average, 4-year graduation rate. “Flexibility continues ...


NCU Welcomes Alumna Jazzy Villarruel ’14 to the Admissions Team

NCU Welcomes Alumna Jazzy Villarruel ’14 to the Admissions Team

Jazzmyne (Jazzy) Villarruel ’14 recently returned to her alma mater as the newest member of the admission team. Jazzy takes a few minutes to reflect on her journey to NCU: I arrived in Eugene five years ago, around this time of year. I didn’t know a single person and as I stood in the Orientation check-in line I questioned every decision ...


Record Enrollment at NCU

Record Enrollment at NCU

  Northwest Christian University expects record enrollment for fall semester: NCU is No. 3 on Best School’s list of The Top-10 Online Colleges in Oregon   Eugene, Ore. — As Northwest Christian University (NCU) prepares for the 2015 fall semester, the school is expecting the highest overall enrollment in its 120-year history. The 750 students expected to matriculate this fall is 45 more than the ...


Northwest Christian University Ranks #3 for Best Online College in Oregon

Northwest Christian University Ranks #3 for Best Online College in Oregon

Oregon Online Colleges : Interviews of the Best Accredited Schools http://www.bestschools.com/online-colleges-in-oregon/


NCU Adds Fire Pit to Campus

NCU Adds Fire Pit to Campus

Just days before students return to campus for the fall semester, the campus fire pit project has officially been completed. The project was commissioned and funded this past spring at the request of the Associated Students of Northwest Christian University (ASNCU). “Students take advantage of small group meeting spaces” says Michael Fuller, vice president for enrolment and student development. “NCU is ...


Correcting the Christian Record

Correcting the Christian Record

On August 4, 2015, Eugene’s Register-Guard printed the following letter to the editor. The letter was written and submitted by Dr. LeRoy Lane, NCU professor emeritus of communication & logic. Several days back, I heard a Christian pastor, a regular Fox contributor, speak on Fox News; he spoke about the savage treatment of Christians by terrorist groups in many parts ...


Northwest Christian University Athletics – Every NCU Team Earns NAIA Scholar Honor

Northwest Christian University Athletics – Every NCU Team Earns NAIA Scholar Honor

Every NCU Team Earns NAIA Scholar Honor Source: Northwest Christian University Athletics - Every NCU Team Earns NAIA Scholar Honor