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George Fox University’s engineering department awarded $100,000 USDA grant to assist farmers

School is only institution in state to receive grant, which will be used to provide technical solutions to farming challenges NEWBERG, Ore. – George Fox University engineering students will have the opportunity to provide technical assistance to small farmers and rural businesses thanks to a $100,000 grant from the United States Department of Agriculture. The […]

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Transfer options available for Marylhurst University students

George Fox University is offering special assistance to graduate and undergraduate students seeking to transfer George Fox University will offer special assistance to Marylhurst University students affected by the pending closure of their school in 2018. The George Fox Adult Degree Completion Program will accept 100 percent of Marylhurst credits, waive application fees from Marylhurst […]

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George Fox University salvages historic house in preparation for construction of new residence hall

The Villa Road House, built in 1912, will be moved across campus on June 3 to make way for new structure NEWBERG, Ore. – Construction of a new residence hall at George Fox University is necessitating the move of a historic 1912 house from the northeast section of campus on North Villa Road to a […]

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Seminary, counseling professors earn George Fox University graduate research, teaching awards

Nijay Gupta and Beronica Salazar are honored by the Newberg, Ore., institution for the 2017-18 academic year NEWBERG, Ore. – A counseling professor who teaches courses in all four of the university’s Graduate School of Counseling programs and a professor who has published six academic books in eight years were honored as George Fox University’s […]

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Music professors earn undergraduate teaching and research awards from George Fox University

Danielle Warner and Brent Weaver are honored by the Newberg, Oregon, institution for the 2017-18 school year NEWBERG, Ore. – Two professors in the school’s music department were named recipients of George Fox University’s 2017-18 undergraduate teaching and research/scholarship awards. Danielle Warner, an assistant professor of music and director of choral activities, was recipient of […]

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George Fox University students travel the world this spring on annual Juniors Abroad trips

About 300 will visit locales that include Europe, India, Greece and Australia NEWBERG, Ore. – About 300 George Fox University students will join with faculty chaperons and family members for 14 international study trips all over the world – including Italy, Israel, Vietnam, Morocco, Australia and Ecuador – for three weeks during the months of […]

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Oregon’s top high school choirs compete at George Fox University May 3-5

Nearly 70 groups are expected to vie for OSAA titles at all classification levels NEWBERG, Ore. – Sixty-eight 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 32nd annual state choir championships Thursday through Saturday, May 3-5. The […]

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George Fox University hosts 2018 spring commencement ceremonies

More than 800 students to receive diplomas from Newberg, Ore., institution NEWBERG, Ore. – More than 800 undergraduate, adult degree and graduate-level students will receive diplomas in commencement ceremonies planned at George Fox University this spring. The school will host its traditional undergraduate ceremony at the school’s Stoffer Family Stadium beginning at 2:30 p.m. on […]

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George Fox University’s theatre department presents ‘Our Town’ as its spring drama

Shows scheduled April 5-7 and 12-15 in school’s Wood-Mar Auditorium NEWBERG, Ore. – Our Town, Thornton Wilder’s classic American play that explores the essential truths about the meaning of love, life and death, will take over George Fox University’s Wood-Mar Auditorium in April. Directed by Cristi Miles, an assistant professor of theatre at the university, […]

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George Fox guest lecturer Matthew Kaemingk speaks on ‘Christian Hospitality and Immigration’ April 5

Assistant professor at Fuller Theological Seminary is final speaker in William Penn Honors Program’s 2017-18 lecture series NEWBERG, Ore. – George Fox University’s William Penn Honors Program invites the public to a free lecture, “Christian Hospitality and Immigration,” presented by theologian and ethicist Matthew Kaemingk, on Thursday, April 5, at 7:30 p.m. in Rooms 101-103 […]

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Importance of being ethical in the business world discussed in George Fox University lecture March 15

Jeff Grubb, a former VP at Wells Fargo, delivers free presentation at 7 p.m. in Hoover 105 NEWBERG, Ore. – The importance of being ethical in the business world will be discussed at a special George Fox University-hosted lecture presented by Jeff Grubb, a former vice president at Wells Fargo, on Thursday, March 15. Grubb’s […]

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