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Northwest Christian University Athletics – Women Bring Home NAIA Championship

Northwest Christian University Athletics – Women Bring Home NAIA Championship

The Northwest Christian University women's cross country team finished what they started, claiming NCU's first ever NAIA National Championship as they survived a pre-race scare to conquer the 35-team field. The Beacons top-four runners all earned All-American honors with top-15 finishes. Source: Northwest Christian University Athletics - Women Bring Home NAIA Championship


NCU Veterans Were Called Together

NCU Veterans Were Called Together

From traditional students in our undergraduate program to those studying online or in a graduate program to faculty and staff members, NCU veterans were called together today to be recognized and honored for their military service. The event opened with a flag ceremony and pledge of allegiance led by a troop of boy scouts. Michael Fuller, Vice President for Enrollment ...


Forum On Palliative Care To Highlight Weekend Of  Festivities At Northwest Christian University

Forum On Palliative Care To Highlight Weekend Of Festivities At Northwest Christian University

  The Northwest Christian University (NCU) Center for Leadership and Ethics, in partnership with PeaceHealth of Eugene, is hosting the Grace and Truth Forum, Oct. 16-17. The two-day workshop will focus on end-of-life care and preparing for the unexpected. “End of life is one of the most challenging times for a healthcare provider, but it can also be incredibly rewarding,” said Keith ...


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/