Photo of the Week

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In case you didn’t know, PLNU is home to the Early Childhood Learning Center (ECLC), a laboratory school that serves the community by meeting the needs of children and their parents, while also giving PLNU students the opportunity to observe, demonstrate teaching methods, and gain experience in preparing for careers working with children. This past week, while PLNU… 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

PLNU Hosts Special Olympics Track Meet

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This past Saturday, Point Loma Nazarene University partnered with Special Olympics, San Diego Parks and Recreation, Chula Vista and Harbor Kiwanis, and the San Diego Silverbacks semi-pro football team to host the San Diego County Regional Special Olympics Track Meet on PLNU’s campus. PLNU’s School of Education, Department of Family and Consumer Sciences, Office of… Read more »

Two Dollar Challenge – A Look Back

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From April 11-13, a group of 23 PLNU students spent three days and two nights on campus sleeping in cardboard shanties, boiling their drinking water, and simulating what it’s like to live on just $2 or less a day. It was all part of the Two Dollar Challenge, an educational movement that engages students in… Read more »

PLNU student Jedidiah Grooters stars in The Frontier Boys

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Senior Jedidiah Grooters has played a key part in the 2011 independent film The Frontier Boys, which was released digitally and on DVD in March through Destiny Images. Though it was written and directed by Jedidiah’s father, John Grooters, Jedidiah and his father came up with the initial idea for the film together. There’s even… Read more »

PLNU Honors Student Entrepreneurs of the Year

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              PLNU’s Fermanian School of Business named its “Student-Entrepreneur of the Year” at the annual Entrepreneur Enrichment Program (EEP) Banquet on Wednesday, April 4, 2012. The team of 2011 alum Nitasha Stiritz and current seniors Arthur Cachero and Blake Harrison received the top entrepreneur award for their innovative ‘Launch Pad’… Read more »

PLNU Students Attend Conference with Bernanke

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On March 25-27, nine Point Loma Nazarene University MBA students along with five PLNU business professors and representatives from PLNU’s Fermanian Business & Economic Institute (FBEI) will embark on an east coast tour to attend the National Association for Business Economics (NABE) annual Economic Policy Conference in Arlington, Va. and meet with congressmen in Washington,… Read more »

PLNU coalition helps restore wildlife at Border Field State Park

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This past month, a group of volunteers from PLNU joined with the Tijuana Estuary at Border Field State Park, along with a number of students from UCSD and WILDCOAST, “an international conservation team that conserves coastal and marine ecosystems and wildlife,” to help restore much of the environment that was either damaged or destroyed during the… Read more »