PLNU student and veteran honored by 10News

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Todd Vance, a PLNU social work student and Iraq War veteran, was recently awarded the 10News Leadership Award. The award is given to those who provide “leadership by making San Diego a better place to live, by standing up for those who need help, and improving the quality of life for all San Diegans.” Vance,… Read more »

PLNU School of Nursing Awarded Song-Brown Grant

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This February, a $105,000 Special Program State of California Song-Brown grant was awarded to PLNU’s School of Nursing. Song-Brown grants are offered through the Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development and the Healthcare Workforce Training Act. Thirty-four California nursing programs applied, with two categories available: Capitation and Special Programs. The PLNU School of Nursing Special… Read more »

Glimpse of Keller

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Here’s a glimpse of what is currently featured in Keller Art Gallery. Come check out the exhibit through Feb. 10: Bryan Miller “Tangled Up In Blue” January 16 – February 10 Keller Art Gallery Bryan Miller is a Los Angeles artist. This exhibit features his beautiful, mysterious paintings in which his imagery, painterly style, and… Read more »


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Starting this weekend, the PLNU campus community will participate in Recyclemania, a 10-week “friendly competition and benchmarking tool for college and university recycling programs to promote waste reduction activities to their campus communities,” against 549 other colleges and universities around the the U.S. and Canada. This year, participants will collect one day worth of PLNU’s trash, sort it,… Read more »

Community Classroom

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Over 80 students are currently participating in Community Classroom, a new semester-long, cross-cultural immersion program where PLNU students live together in City Heights, San Diego, while taking courses taught by PLNU faculty in the community.  This is a cross-disciplinary program committed to work in partnership with the many non-profits in City Heights, along with several… Read more »

PLNU has third highest CPA exam pass rate in California

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Point Loma Nazarene University had the 3rd highest pass rate in California on the 2010 certified public accountant (CPA) exam, according to the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA). PLNU was number one among private and Christian universities. PLNU graduates also had the highest average score on the exam. “I am pleased and… Read more »