Posts Categorized: Alumni
PLNU alum Nikki Jimenez (09) recently won the New Professional of the Year award at the Public Relations Society of America’s San Diego/Imperial Counties annual Edward L. Bernays Mark of Excellence Awards ceremony.
From a single microscope to the healing of thousands of people, Dr. Bill and Marsha McCoy’s story tells of the intersection between faith and science. Watch the video >
In 2002, the summer after his first year in dental school, PLNU alum Dr. Thomas Fitzpatrick traveled to Nicaragua and had his first experience in hands-on dentistry. It was a deeply meaningful experience but he had no idea then that he would return years later and eventually help establish five dental clinics and a coffee company to help sustain the care.
This past weekend, hundreds of individuals gathered at the U.S.-Mexico border for “La Posada Sin Fronteras,” an event held each year at Christmastime at Friendship Park along the San Ysidro/Tijuana border. “La Posada” is a tradition that has been celebrated in Mexico going back as far as 400 years, where people go from door to door asking for lodging and being denied, recreating the journey of Joseph and Mary.
PLNU basketball has been a vital part of school spirit throughout school history. The rich history behind this sport is illustrated in this post. Be sure to attend the Homecoming games this saturday night. Women play at 6pm and men play at 8pm. Check it out!