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North Park University Commencement 2015

University Awards Degrees to 502 Students at Spring Commencement Ceremonies

May 11, 2015
Our spring graduation festivities were May 8–9, honoring students, faculty, and community leaders. - Read More...
Fulbright Teaser

Two North Park University Students Earn 2015 Fulbright Awards

May 6, 2015
Seniors Natalie Wilson and Kate Asnicar have received U.S. Fulbright Program awards to teach overseas. - Read More...

Honors Convocation Recognizes Outstanding Senior Achievement

April 30, 2015
Mary Aldugom and Daniel Raymond were honored on Monday, April 20, for exemplifying North Park's mission of living lives of significance and service. - Read More...

North Park to Host ‘On the Table’ Conversations

April 24, 2015
On Tuesday, May 12, North Park University will host five discussions as part of a citywide discussion to reimagine philanthropy. - Read More...
Michael Emerson Genaro Balcazar

North Park University Names Two Members to Senior Leadership Team

April 20, 2015
Michael O. Emerson will begin as provost on July 1; Genaro A. Balcazar will begin as vice president for enrollment management and marketing on May 1. - Read More...
Noble Network

North Park Partners with Noble Network to Expand College Opportunities

April 15, 2015
Beginning this fall, North Park University will partner with Chicago-based Noble Network of Charter Schools to expand college opportunities to undocumented students. - Read More...

Master of Organizational Leadership Degree to Launch in Fall 2015

April 8, 2015
The School of Business and Nonprofit Management's new master's degree combines leadership theory, ethics, and the skills necessary for students to become effective leaders in the public, private, and nonprofit sectors. - Read More...

Student Looks to Build on South Africa Experience

April 2, 2015
Jameson Coslow is among the more than 100 students who will venture on University Ministries Global Partnership trips this year. - Read More...
Lead the Way: Creating Organizational Excellence

Nonprofits Invited to Disrupt the Norm at Axelson Center Symposium

March 25, 2015
On Monday, June 22, 2015, the Axelson Center Symposium for Nonprofit Professionals and Volunteers will bring together nonprofit professionals to discuss management issues that affect all types of organizations. - Read More...
Dr. Norman Wirzba

Campus Theme Day Focuses on Food, Faith, and Our Future on Earth

March 18, 2015
The daylong event will explore food, faith, and our future on Earth, with chapel, a panel discussion, and a ‘Poverty Banquet.’ - Read More...
Jordan Robinson

Three CCIW All-Conference Honors Cap Positive Year for Vikings Basketball

March 2, 2015
Liz Rehberger and Jordan Robinson earned third-team honors, and Juwan Henry was named first-team All-Conference in the CCIW. - Read More...
Dr. Jackie Berning

Dr. Jacqueline Berning, Professor and Dietitian, to Discuss Food as Fuel

February 19, 2015
Join us this Friday, February 20, 10:30 am in Johnson Center 314 for the next event in North Park’s Campus Theme, ‘What Is Food?’
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North Park University Mourns Loss of Crendalyn Fitzgerald

February 18, 2015
A visitation will be held at 10:00 am on Saturday, February 21. Fitzgerald had served as associate professor of marketing at North Park University since 2002. - Read More...
Johnson Center green roof

North Park University's Nancy and G. Timothy Johnson Center for Science and Community Life Achieves LEED Gold Status

February 10, 2015
The U.S. Green Building Council, which establishes criteria for the construction of sustainable buildings, awarded the Johnson Center for Science and Community Life LEED Gold certification. - Read More...
Changes Ahead

Nonprofit Professional Development: Axelson Center Spring Workshops

February 3, 2015
Workshops and webinars for nonprofit professionals now open for registration - Read More...
Professor Mary Trujillo with students

Seeking Peace and Transformation

January 29, 2015
Students in the new conflict transformation studies major are finding ways to deeply engage some of the hardest—and most timely—questions that communities face. - Read More...
MLK ceremony discussion

North Park Commemorates Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with Call to Action

January 21, 2015
North Park students and community leaders gathered to celebrate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.. - Read More...

North Park Senior Presents Summer Research at Physics Conference

January 19, 2015
After participating in a summer research program at UCLA, senior physics major Olivia Chisman presented her work in fundamental physics to American Physical Society meetings in Hawaii and Indiana. - Read More...
Bobby Broom

Bobby Broom to Present Master Class January 15 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 January 15. The performance includes a question and answer session with the artist and his band, and is free and open to the public. - Read More...
Winter Commencement 2014

North Park University Confers 254 Degrees at 2014 Winter Commencement

December 15, 2014
President David Parkyn challenges attendees to follow the example of Dr. Paul Carlson who "set out to find and serve God in every person he met." - Read More...
ACI Forum 2014

Peer-Mentoring Programs Responding to the Needs of Students

December 10, 2014
COMPASS and Lighthouse shared as models for student success to audience of community and higher education leaders at Associated Colleges of Illinois’s annual public forum. - Read More...