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Jackie Strapp

New Diversity Team Focuses Intercultural Campus Initiatives

October 24, 2016
North Park alumna Jacqueline Strapp returned to campus this fall as the new director of diversity. In this role, Strapp is a member of the University's newly formed Diversity Team. - Read More...
North Park Chicago Intensive

Q & A with Provost Emerson on North Park’s Chicago Intensive

October 21, 2016
Provost Emerson on North Park University’s Chicago Intensive, a semester-long urban experiential program focused on the city of Chicago. - Read More...
Natalie Moore North Park

North Park Community Asks, 'What Is Beauty?'

October 17, 2016
Last Friday, students, faculty, staff, and guests gathered in Anderson Chapel to hear from reporter and author Natalie Moore as part of this year's Campus Theme. - Read More...
Shanna Horner O'Hea

Alumni Spotlight: Shanna Horner O’Hea

October 3, 2016
Alumna Shanna Horner O'Hea recently returned to campus for North Park’s 125th Anniversary Celebration Alumni Panels, where she spoke on her career as a successful chef. - Read More...
Organization of Educational Historians conference

North Park Hosts Educational Historians Conference

September 30, 2016
The School of Education at North Park University is sponsoring this year’s annual conference of the Organization of Educational Historians, held today and tomorrow on North Park’s campus. - Read More...
North Park Homecoming

Vikings Celebrate North Park's 125th Anniversary

September 26, 2016
North Park alumni returned to campus over the weekend to celebrate the University’s 125th Anniversary and to share in Homecoming 2016 festivities. - Read More...
Alumni Spotlight Joshua Musil Church

Alumni Spotlight: Joshua Musil Church

September 22, 2016
Ahead of North Park’s 125th Anniversary Celebration Alumni Panels—where alumnus Joshua Musil Church will speak on his career in the arts—we caught up with him about his work as a Hollywood producer. - Read More...
North Park University Convocation 2016

University Convocation Recognizes Faculty Achievements

September 19, 2016
President David Parkyn presided over the annual University Convocation ceremony, honoring faculty and staff for their accomplishments, including promotion, tenure, and publication. - Read More...

NPRESS Students Share Research Findings

September 13, 2016
North Park students in the competitive NPRESS program presented research from a mentor-mentee-structured, eight-week summer experience. - Read More...
School of Professional Studies

Students at School of Professional Studies Go the Full Distance

September 2, 2016
North Park University's bachelor's-completion program is entering its 25th year this fall under the new name the School of Professional Studies. - Read More...
An Tran

Alumnus Wins International Guitar Competition

August 3, 2016
Class of 2014 North Park graduate An Tran won first prize at the 2016 Hamilton International Guitar Competition. - Read More...
Vikings Earn CCIW Honors

Vikings Earn CCIW, ABCA Awards

July 27, 2016
North Park University student-athletes received all-academic conference, Jack Swartz, and ABCA team academic awards. - Read More...
North Park Second Chance

North Park University Selected for Second Chance Pell Program

June 28, 2016
The University is one of 67 colleges chosen to participate in the U.S. Department of Education’s Second Chance Pell pilot program. - Read More...
Axelson Symposium Kimberly Bryant

Nonprofit Management Awards Announced at Axelson Center Symposium

June 15, 2016
The Axelson Center for Nonprofit Management announced the winners of its 2016 awards on Monday at the 17th Annual Axelson Center Symposium for Nonprofit Professionals and Volunteers. - Read More...
Dr. Parkyn at the White House

North Park University Joins White House in Launching Fair Chance Higher Education Pledge

June 10, 2016
The University is a founding partner in the Obama Administration’s effort to expand college opportunity. - Read More...
Liza Ann Acosta

North Park University Names Two New Deans

June 2, 2016
Liza Ann Acosta named as University dean; Gregor Thuswaldner hired as dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. - Read More...
Commencement 2016

University Awards Degrees to 467 Students at Spring Commencement Ceremonies

May 16, 2016
Our spring graduation festivities were held May 13–14, honoring students, faculty, and community leaders. - Read More...
Marvin Curtis

Renowned Composer and Alumnus Returns to Campus

May 10, 2016
Composer Marvin Curtis has been commissioned to craft a piece for North Park’s 125th anniversary. - Read More...
Katie Bast

Two North Park University Students, One Alum, Earn 2016 Fulbright Awards

May 4, 2016
The University continues its Fulbright success, with three North Parkers earning the award.
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Honors Convocation Recognizes Outstanding Senior Achievement

April 28, 2016
Carmen Velazquez-Alvarez and Blake Thomas are this year’s honors award recipients. - Read More...

Artifacts from Chicago’s First Swedish Church Now on Display

April 22, 2016
April 30 event at St. James Cathedral celebrates Scandinavian life in early Chicago - Read More...
The Common Application

North Park University Now Accepting Global Common Application

April 18, 2016
New partnership makes it easier for more students to connect with North Park - Read More...
North Parker Winter 2012

A Message from the President to Incoming North Park Students

April 8, 2016
Dr. David Parkyn addresses MAP Grant funding and North Park’s commitment to affordability. - Read More...