PLNU Welcomes Alana Nicastro

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In May, Alana Nicastro joined PLNU as the new director of external program development, an aspiration she had been seeking to acquire for quite some time. “I’ve always loved this university,” said Nicastro, “and now I’ve found a position here that allows me to work with all of the talents I’ve been given.” Nicastro received… Read more »

Business Professor Honored by Alma Mater

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Dr. Robert Gailey, associate professor of business for the Fermanain School of Business and director of PLNU’s Center for International Development, has been awarded the Emerging Leader Alumni Award from Eastern Nazarene College (ENC) in Quincy, Mass.  News of this award was announced in the summer 2012 issue of The Christian Scholar, the alumni newsletter… Read more »

Six PLNU Students Study The Human Factor in Ghana

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Every year, Dr. Senyo Adjibolosoo conducts a summer study abroad program in Ghana, Africa, to visit The Human Factor Leadership Academy (HFLA). HFLA is an international transformational development education program of the International Institute for Human Factor Development (IIFHD), which Adjibolosoo founded in 1992. The primary intent of this program is to produce men and women who… Read more »

PLNU Hosts 30th Annual Multicultural Journalism Workshop

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From June 17-27, 18 high school juniors and seniors participated in a rigorous journalism program on PLNU’s campus. This was the 30th anniversary of the Multicultural Journalism Workshop, sponsored by the California Chicano News Media Association (CCNMA) and hosted by Point Loma Nazarene University. In honor of its 30th year, San Diego County Supervisor Greg… Read more »

H Li Te 12

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Throughout the summer, a few select student pieces will be featured in Keller Art Gallery’s “H Li Te 12” – highlights from 2012 student artwork. See a few of the highlights below.  

Professors’ Legacy Continues with Chemistry Lab Manual’s 6th Edition

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Lab manuals don’t usually outlive a second edition, let alone six. But that’s exactly what PLNU emeriti chemistry professors Drs. Vic Heasley and Val Christensen and Dr. Gene Heasley emeritus professor at Southern Nazarene University have achieved. In 2012, the sixth edition of their introductory chemistry lab manual, Chemistry and Life in the Laboratory, was… Read more »

PLNU Freshman Places in Carmel Music Society Vocal Competition

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PLNU Freshman Anthony Whitson-Martini was recently honored as the 2nd place winner in the Carmel Music Society Vocal Competition, held once every four years in Carmel, Calif.  The competition is open to all singers between the ages of 18 and 32 who are either residents or students in California, Oregon, or Washington.  Only two current… Read more »

PLNU Professor Lends Expertise Abroad

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Robin Kohl, PLNU professor of education, recently returned from Kenya, Africa, where she spent 12 days volunteering as an educational consultant for Sango, an organization that provides funds and support to Kenyan high school students. Kohl works with Sango as a volunteer consultant for educational purposes. She gives an objective voice and opinion, looking at… Read more »

Graphic Design Program Boasts Successful Year

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PLNU’s graphic design program had a glowing year.  Click here to view the complete slideshow Largely under the leadership of adjunct professor MaeLin Levine, co-founder of San Diego design firm Visual Asylum who helped form the American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA) San Diego Chapter, PLNU students have gained valuable experience within the San Diego… Read more »

Commencement Highlights

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On May 5, 552 undergraduate, including 163 graduating with honors, and 292 graduate students graduates walked across the Greek Amphitheater stage and accepted diplomas. Congratulations to our 2012 PLNU grads! Watch video highlights