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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...
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...
Using technology in the nursing simulation lab

North Park Introduces New Programs to Prepare Students for Healthcare Careers

April 10, 2014
North Park is launching new undergraduate programs in health sciences and medical studies, now accepting applications for students to begin in Fall 2014. - Read More...
People Are Not Illegal Hands with Chains

"People Are Not Illegal" Calls for Immigration and Incarceration Reform

April 9, 2014
North Park University and our community partners invite the public to participate in the People Are Not Illegal rally and march, Monday, April 14, in Anderson Chapel, to discuss the place of faith in justice initiatives for immigration and mass incarceration reform. - Read More...
Pamela Bozeman-Evans

Pam Bozeman-Evans is Passionate About Helping Others Discover Their Passions

April 3, 2014
Planning for your career begins long before you graduate from college, says Pam Bozeman-Evans, senior director of career development and internships at North Park University. She and her staff are poised to assist all North Park students in taking the steps they need to be ready for their career journeys. - Read More...
Paul Priester teaches in the Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology Program

School of Adult Learning Lauches First Master's Program

April 2, 2014
North Park's School of Adult Learning is launching a new master's in counseling psychology program in Fall 2014. Students pursuing this degree will be prepared to become Licensed Professional Counselors and pursue a range of clinical counseling careers. - Read More...
Bach Week Festival conductor Richard Webster

North Park to Host Bach Week Festival Concerts

March 28, 2014
The Bach Week Festival is returning to North Park University for two concerts, May 2 and May 4, featuring North Park students and faculty among its performers. - Read More...
Axelson Center for Nonprofit Management Symposium

Axelson Center's Symposium Propels Nonprofits Forward with 'Next Practices'

March 27, 2014
The 15th Annual Axelson Center Symposium for Nonprofit Professional and Volunteers will be held June 3 in Chicago, with a special pre-conference institute on 'Human Capital' on June 2. - Read More...
Chicago Reload

'Reload' Urban Youth Worker Conference Celebrates Tenth Anniversary

March 6, 2014
The tenth annual Chicago Reload Urban Youth Worker Conference will take place at North Park University on Saturday, April 5, and will celebrate and honor the achievements of youth workers. - Read More...
Katherine Patterson

Biology Major Wins Au Sable Institute Fellowship

March 4, 2014
Katherine Patterson, senior biology major, was awarded a fellowship to study at the Au Sable Institute of Environmental Studies in Michigan this summer. - Read More...