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William Anderson C'68 led North Park's football team from 1978-1985, part of a 42-year coaching career.

Hall of Fame Ceremony Marks Homecoming Week for North Park Athletics

October 22, 2014
There will be four opportunities to cheer for the Vikings this week, with home games on the schedule for women's and men's soccer, volleyball, and football. - Read More...
Brian McCaskey

North Park Alum Shares His Path to Success with the Chicago Bears

October 16, 2014
Brian McCaskey, senior director of business development for the Bears, encouraged students to pursue their dream careers in a lecture on Monday in the Johnson Center. - Read More...
Danish gymnastics team

Danish Gymnastics Team Performs for Hibbard Elementary School

October 15, 2014
Danish Gymnastics Team returns to North Park University for the third time to perform for 1,200 Hibbard Elementary School students. - Read More...
Bobby Broom

Bobby Broom to Present Master Class October 16 at North Park University

October 9, 2014
School of Music jazz guitarist and practitioner faculty Bobby Broom will present a master class in Anderson Chapel on October 16. The performance includes a question and answer session with the artist and his band, and is free and open to the public. - Read More...
Choir Singing

Fall Tour Unites Audiences with "Songs of Love and Loss"

October 3, 2014
University Choir and Chamber Singers will visit churches, a high school, and a retirement home in Illinois, Indiana, and Michigan October 17–19. - Read More...
MMCP

School of Music Launches Master of Music in Collaborative Piano

October 2, 2014
The new two-year program specializes in vocal coaching, with classes for language diction, repertoire development, and vocal performance studies. Auditions for the Fall 2015 class will held February 8. - Read More...
Klyne recieves

Four Decades of Bridge-Building

September 25, 2014
Dr. Klyne Snodgras, Paul W. Brandel Professor of New Testament Studies, will receive a Festschrift written in his honor at North Park Theological Seminary's annual Symposium after more that four decades of scholarship and teaching. - Read More...
Classroom in the Johnson Center

Record Enrollment for Traditional Undergraduate and Graduate Programs

September 24, 2014
This fall, North Park University's traditional undergraduate program, graduate business and nonprofit program, and master's nursing program each recorded their highest enrollments to date. - Read More...
President Parkyn with university faculty

University Convocation Honors North Park Faculty and Staff

September 23, 2014
President David Parkyn presided over the annual University Convocation ceremony, honoring faculty and staff for their accomplishments, including promotion, tenure, and publication. - Read More...
Johnson Center Ribbon cutting

Officially Open for Learning

September 18, 2014
North Park's community of students, alumni, friends, donors, staff, and faculty gathered to celebrate the opening of the Johnson Center for Science and Community Life with a ceremonial ribbon-cutting and other festivities. - Read More...
Smart Classroom in the Johnson Center

Johnson Center Provides Best Equipment and State-of-the-Art Technology, Transforms Lab Management Program

September 12, 2014
Big-picture thinking helped North Park design the Johnson Center to provide state-of-the-art classroom and lab technology to enhance teaching and learning. - Read More...
Johnson Center

Dedication and Community Open House to Celebrate Nancy and G. Timothy Johnson Center for Science and Community Life

September 11, 2014
North Park University, on Chicago’s North Side, announces the opening of the $45 million Nancy and G. Timothy Johnson Center for Science and Community Life, and will celebrate with activities Sept. 12-13. - Read More...
Johnson Center Roof

Sustainability a Priority at North Park University Johnson Center for Science and Community Life

September 9, 2014
With sustainability and stewardship at the forefront of the design and construction process, the Johnson Center is on track to achieve LEED Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. - Read More...
Axelson Awards

Application Period Open for Axelson Center’s Annual Nonprofit Management Awards

September 8, 2014
Applications are now being accepted for the 2015 Alford-Axelson Award for Nonprofit Managerial Excellence and the 2015 Excellent Emerging Organization Award. - Read More...
Johnson Center

Something for All Students at New Nancy and G. Timothy Johnson Center for Science and Community Life

August 28, 2014
The Johnson Center for Science and Community Life was designed with the whole student in mind. It is a building where learning, faith, community, and future come together through shared space and inspiring features. - Read More...
Threshold Welcome Week picnic

Opening Week Offers Glimpse of Life at North Park

August 26, 2014
Students arriving at North Park for the fall semester got a look at the camaraderie, enthusiasm, and commitment to learning that are hallmarks of the University community. - Read More...
Kelly Johnson

Johnson C'09 Quit Job, Moved Across Country to Achieve Ultimate Moment

August 22, 2014
Kelly Johnson found Ultimate Frisbee at North Park, and has taken her love of the sport to the world stage. - Read More...
Axelson Center workshops

Registration Now Open for Fall Axelson Programs for Nonprofit Professionals

August 21, 2014
Nonprofit professionals and volunteers can register online for the Axelson Center's fall workshops and webinars. - Read More...
LifeLine Response EDU

North Park Launches New Security Initiatives for Coming Year

August 18, 2014
The LifeLine Response App and Viking Shuttle offer students more ways to stay safe in and around campus. - Read More...
Teaser bookcover

Children Are Not Cute

August 7, 2014
North Park Theological Seminary professor Dr. Michelle Clifton-Soderstrom and alumnus David Bjorlin began a collaborative book project three years ago with a simple motto: Children are not cute. - Read More...
Bootcamp Teasser

Largest Graduating Class Ever at Nonprofit CEO BootCamp

July 18, 2014
A record-breaking number of nonprofit leaders graduated from the Axelson Center’s 2014 BootCamp for New Nonprofit Executive Directors and CEOs. - Read More...
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North Park University Earns Two National Fundraising Awards

June 26, 2014
North Park University has been recognized by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) with two 2014 Educational Fundraising awards. - Read More...
Joel Brand

Students Extend College Experience into Summer With Camping Ministry

June 20, 2014
Summer positions in Covenant camps give students hands-on job skills, lasting friendships, and continue their North Park educations. - Read More...