Psychology Professor Publishes Yoyo Dad’s Journal

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Dr. John Wu, chair of the Department of Psychology and professor of psychology, just published the Kindle edition of The Yoyo Dad’s Journal: Raising Emotionally Healthy Kids in an Up and Down World. Wu “shares his thoughts and observations about parenting and leading an emotionally healthy life in this humorous and concise book.” From Amazon:… Read more »

Paws Awhile

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At PLNU, students are encouraged to de-stress, especially during a trying finals week. The second annual “Paws Awhile Study Break,” on Dec. 13 from 12 – 2 p.m. on the Ryan Library Plaza Deck, gives students the opportunity to spend time with guide dogs in training and certified therapy assistant dogs. The event, sponsored by… Read more »

PLNU Ranked by Washington Monthly

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PLNU was recently ranked No. 28 in the Washington Monthly‘s 2011 College Guide, in the category of master’s universities. Their rankings rate schools based on their contribution to the public good in three broad categories: social mobility (recruiting and graduating low-income students), research (producing cutting-edge scholarship and Ph.D.s), and service (encouraging students to give something… Read more »

Board announces renewed contract for President Brower

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On Nov. 28, 2011, the Point Loma Nazarene University Board of Trustees reported that the contract for Dr. Bob Brower, PLNU president, was renewed for the years 2012-2016, by an overwhelming vote of support.
 
During recent weeks an assessment and review of the president was conducted in preparation for the November 2011 board of trustees meeting…. Read more »