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Provost Emerson

Michael Emerson on Race, ‘People Cities,' and the Potential of North Park

August 20, 2015
Dr. Michael Emerson, North Park University’s new provost, sits down ahead of the start of the academic year to discuss his latest research and how North Park can be the next great American university. - Read More...
St. Ansgarius

North Park University Receives Grant to Preserve Records of First Swedish Church in Chicago

August 17, 2015
The Swedish Council of America recently awarded North Park University and Archivist Anna-Kajsa Anderson a $3,500 grant for the St. Ansgarius Records Conservation and Digitization project. - Read More...
Sharon Irving

Voice with the Voiceless

August 10, 2015
North Park University graduate Sharon Irving to perform live this month on America’s Got Talent on NBC. - Read More...

NPRESS Seeks to 'Change the Game'

August 3, 2015
Ten North Park University students and their faculty sponsors recently completed NPRESS, a student-driven summer research program. - Read More...
Judy Peterson CHIC 2015

North Park University at CHIC 2015

July 31, 2015
Students, staff, and alumni gathered from July 12-17 in Knoxville, TN for the ECC's tri-annual youth conference. - Read More...

Incoming North Park Freshman Invited to White House for Youth Summit

July 24, 2015
Cesar Bustos, a graduate of Steinmetz High School in Chicago, was one of 130 students from around the country selected to attend the Beat the Odds Summit. - Read More...
Steve Smrt Golden Apple

Golden Apple Scholarship a Springboard for Smrt

July 23, 2015
“Nothing can prepare you for teaching more than actually submerging yourself into the teaching profession,” says Steve Smrt, a North Park junior, and recipient of a 2015 Golden Apple Pathway Scholarship. - Read More...
North Park Lost Boys

More Than Just Fun Times and Winning Games

July 9, 2015
North Park University's men's Ultimate Frisbee team, the Lost Boys, started back in 2001 and have grown into a regional power. But the club is more important than winning. - Read More...
Lead the Way: Creating Organizational Excellence

Nonprofit Management Awards Announced at Axelson Center Symposium

June 24, 2015
The Axelson Center for Nonprofit Management announced the winners of its 2015 awards on Monday at the 16th annual Axelson Center Symposium for Nonprofit Professionals and Volunteers. - Read More...
Andrea Mitchell

Andrea Mitchell Receives Fulbright to Teach in Latvia

June 24, 2015
Andrea Mitchell, a North Park University graduate from the class of 2015, has received a Fulbright award to teach English in Latvia. - Read More...
ISOG Genius Style

'Did You Bring Your Genius?'

June 18, 2015
On Tuesday, North Park University welcomed hundreds of area elementary school students for the In Search of Genius Inster-School Science Competition. - Read More...
Sharon Irving, America's Got Talent

North Park University Alumna Shines on America’s Got Talent

June 10, 2015
Sharon Irving, 2008 graduate of North Park University, earned an invitation last night to the next round of America's Got Talent. - Read More...

Making Impulsive and Excellent Decisions

June 8, 2015
Nick Tasler, keynote at this year's Axelson Center Symposium, discusses the keys to impulsive and excellent decision-making. - Read More...
Sigma Iota Rho Logo

North Park Welcomes International Studies Honors Society to Campus

May 29, 2015
Students from around the country and world attend the first Sigma Iota Rho conference, held at North Park University May 28–30. - Read More...
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...