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Don’t Let The Blues Play You This Holiday Season

Don’t Let The Blues Play You This Holiday Season

Coverage on KMTR Coverage on KEZI Register-Guard Article As many of us are preparing to deck the halls with boughs of holly, we may not feel so fa la la la la, la la la la as our friends and family may expect during the holiday season. “While the holidays are a time to celebrate, they can also heighten stress, anxiety, loneliness, ...


Northwest Christian University Celebrates 117th Commencement

Northwest Christian University Celebrates 117th Commencement

Northwest Christian University (NCU) welcomes the families and friends of graduates to annual fall commencement ceremony on Friday, December 11 at 6 p.m. in the Morse Event Center. Of this year’s 86 graduates, 47 are undergraduates, and 39 will receive a master’s degree. “On behalf of all the entire NCU community, it is an honor and privilege to usher these young men ...


Northwest Christian University Athletics – NCU to Celebrate Historic XC Season

Northwest Christian University Athletics – NCU to Celebrate Historic XC Season

On Wednesday, December 2, the Northwest Christian University community will hold a celebration for the Beacon men's and women's cross country teams, who made an historic run at the NAIA National Championships. Source: Northwest Christian University Athletics - NCU to Celebrate Historic XC Season


Academic Creativity & <br> Excellence Day </br>

Academic Creativity &
Excellence Day

More than 75 students will be participating in the sixth annual fall Academic Creativity and Excellence (ACE) Day on Tuesday, December 1, 2015. Daytime classes are cancelled so students can attend the presentations. There are 54 presentations scheduled throughout the day. Represented fields include accounting, biology, Bible & theology, business, Christian ministry, communication, math, psychology, study abroad, and teacher education. ACE ...


Experience Christmas Bliss with Northwest Christian University

Experience Christmas Bliss with Northwest Christian University

The Northwest Christian University Music Department invites you to join them on a journey of discovery and remembrance of holiday bliss. Experience Christmas with NCU with be performed at 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm on both Saturday, December 5 and Sunday, December 6 at Ross B. Evans Chapel, located on campus.  Media are invited to attend the final dress rehearsal on ...


Year End Letter from President Joseph D. Womack

Year End Letter from President Joseph D. Womack

November 27, 2015 Dear Friends, As Thanksgiving comes to a close and Christmas approaches, it’s easy to get nostalgic. For me, family and church traditions stacked up year after year until, over time, the deep meaning of Christmas took hold—and carried me even farther back to the first Christmas. That powerful message 2000 years ago is as real today as it was in ...


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 ...