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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...
Award Story 100x60

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...
Waukegan to College

Nonprofit Management Awards Announced at Annual Axelson Center Symposium

June 6, 2014
Chicagoland nonprofit organizations Chicago Community Loan Fund, Literature for All of Us, and Waukegan to College were honored with nonprofit management awards at the Axelson Center's Annual Symposium for Nonprofit Professionals and Volunteers. - Read More...
Nancy Berggren

University Mourns Loss of Beloved Professor

May 30, 2014
A memorial for Assistant Professor of Education Nancy Berggren will take place on June 21 at North Park University. She passed away May 21 after an extended illness. - Read More...
President David Parkyn hugs student at 2014 Commencement ceremony

University Awards Degrees to 458 Students at Spring Commencement Ceremonies

May 13, 2014
Three commencement ceremonies on Saturday, May 10, celebrated students from all North Park undergraduate and graduate programs. - Read More...
Shelby Switzer and Nathan Lawler, 2014 Distinguished Seniors

Students Honored as Academic Year Closes

May 9, 2014
Academic year-end student honorees include Shelby Switzer and Nathan Lawler, Distinguished Seniors; Richard Barajas, Golden Apple Pathway Scholar; and Krista Briedis, Kellie Carstensen, and Linnea Anderson, winners of scholarship awards from the Swedish Council of America. - Read More...
Kendra Pearson

North Park University Student, Spanish Professor Selected for 2014 Fulbright Awards

May 7, 2014
This year's Fulbright award winners are graduating senior Kendra Pearson, who will teach English in Mexico, and Professor of Spanish Dr. Dennis Bricault, who will train English teachers in Guatemala. - Read More...
Zeke Dixon at a spring softball game

Student Athletes Build Community and Hope

May 5, 2014
This year, a partnership between the Athletics Department and a Seminary family not only raised money for cancer research, it inspired students and strengthened the community. - Read More...
Wanda Burns

Educating Nurses to Improve Patient Care

May 1, 2014
North Park University offers nursing programs that meet the demands for more education for professional nurses, including a BSN-completion program for registered nurses. - Read More...
Student washes feet in India

Students Embark on Service and Learning Trips Across the Globe

April 24, 2014
This year's Global Partnerships trips are taking students across the country and around the world, learning and serving alongside seasoned ministry partners. - Read More...