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George Fox University launches new Master of Social Work (MSW) program

University will be the only faith-based institution in Oregon and one of just three in the state to offer an MSW PORTLAND, Ore. – Applications to George Fox University’s new Master of Social Work (MSW) program will be accepted beginning in October in advance of the graduate degree program’s launch in the fall of 2015. […]

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George Fox University closes campus for day so 1,800-plus students, staff can serve communities

University’s 16th annual Serve Day on Sept. 3 will assist organizations, churches and elderly in Yamhill, Clackamas, Marion, Washington and Multnomah counties NEWBERG, Ore. – For a 16th straight year, George Fox University is closing its doors for a day to allow students, staff and faculty to assist nonprofits, public agencies, churches, retirement homes and […]

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George Fox University hires new campus pastor

Jamie Noling-Auth joins campus community after serving at Azusa Pacific University the past nine years NEWBERG, Ore. – As the 2014-15 academic year approaches, George Fox University has hired a campus pastor with a passion for fostering spiritual formation and discipleship among college-age students. Jamie Noling-Auth joins the George Fox community to serve as university […]

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George Fox tops West Coast Christian colleges in ‘Washington Monthly’s’ list of ‘Best Bang for the Buck’ schools

School is among nation’s leaders in helping lower-income students attain marketable degrees at affordable prices NEWBERG, Ore. – According to a national publication, Washington Monthly, George Fox University ranks among the nation’s top colleges and universities in terms of providing the most value for the price. George Fox ranked first among Christian colleges on the […]

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George Fox University conducts full-on blitz to inform Oregonians of football’s return to the school

A billboard campaign prominently featuring manufacturer HGI’s blue-matte helmet will get 15 million impressions by kickoff this fall NEWBERG, Ore. – The word is out: After a 46-year hiatus, football is back at George Fox University. The Bruins are set to kick off NCAA Division III play on Saturday, Sept. 6, against Arizona Christian – […]

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Prospective students invited to George Fox University during Oregon Private College Week

Free events July 28 through Aug. 1 include campus tours and sessions to discuss academic programs and financial aid options NEWBERG, Ore. – Prospective students interested in learning more about a George Fox University education are invited to a series of free campus visits scheduled in conjunction with Oregon Private College Week. Oregon Gov. John […]

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Professors in psychology, education named George Fox University’s top graduate researcher and teacher, respectively, for 2013-14

Rodger Bufford and Katy Turpen are honored by the Newberg, Ore., institution NEWBERG, Ore. – A graduate psychology professor whose scholarly work spans five decades and an education instructor who teaches graduate-level courses at her alma mater were selected as George Fox University’s 2013-14 graduate researcher and teacher of the year, respectively. Rodger Bufford, who […]

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Biblical studies, mathematics professors earn George Fox University undergraduate research, teaching awards for 2013-14 academic year

Brian Doak and Nick Willis are honored by the Newberg, Ore., institution NEWBERG, Ore. – A biblical studies professor who specializes in the Old Testament and Semitic languages and a math professor who returned to his alma mater to teach were named recipients of George Fox University’s 2013-14 undergraduate research and teaching awards, respectively. Brian […]

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Oregon’s top high school choirs compete at George Fox University May 8-10

More than 60 groups are expected to vie for OSAA titles at all classification levels NEWBERG, Ore. – Sixty-five choirs featuring the talents of more than 1,000 high school students will visit the George Fox University campus to compete in the Oregon School Activities Association’s 28th annual state choir championships Thursday through Saturday, May 8-10. […]

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George Fox students partner with ministries to serve in Europe, South America and Africa

Summer Serve teams visit Kenya, Argentina and Romania/Moldova NEWBERG, Ore. – Three teams of George Fox University students, staff and alumni will spend three weeks of their break serving others abroad as part of the university’s Summer Serve program. Three trips in May – to Romania/Moldova, Argentina and Kenya – will challenge volunteers in what […]

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George Fox sends students on annual study abroad trips this spring

Nearly 200 will visit locales that include Europe, the Far East, Africa and South America NEWBERG, Ore. – Nearly 200 George Fox University students and 15 faculty members will embark on nine international study trips all over the world – including Africa, Central America, South America, Europe, the Middle East and the Far East – […]

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