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George Fox University hires MBA director as dean of its College of Business

Chris Meade, head of the school’s MBA programs since last fall, is chosen from a national pool of candidates NEWBERG, Ore. – After conducting a national search, George Fox University opted to hire one of its own, Chris Meade, as dean of the school’s College of Business. Meade has served in various roles with the […]

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Emotional intelligence and leadership discussed at free George Fox business seminar April 25

Business executive Jared Roth discusses how EI impacts leadership NEWBERG, Ore. – How is emotional intelligence (EI) related to specific behaviors we associate with leadership effectiveness? This is among the questions that will be addressed at George Fox University’s College of Business’ Spring Speaker Series Event, “Lead Well, Emotional Intelligence and Effective Leadership,” featuring Jared […]

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George Fox University hosts 2014 spring commencement ceremonies May 3

Author and alumnus Richard Foster will serve as speaker in two undergraduate events NEWBERG, Ore. – Author Richard J. Foster will address nearly 450 undergraduates when George Fox University hosts its 2014 spring commencement ceremonies on the school’s Newberg, Ore., campus Saturday, May 3. Two undergraduate ceremonies will take place in Miller Gymnasium in the […]

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George Fox sends students on five spring break service trips

More than 50 students from the university will spend their break helping others in diverse cross-cultural settings NEWBERG, Ore. – More than 50 students will join employee leaders from George Fox University to spend their weeklong spring break serving others during the university’s annual Spring Serve. During the week of March 24-28, students will travel […]

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George Fox theatre brings comedy to the stage with ‘The Game’s Afoot’ this spring

The Ken Ludwig-written Sherlock Holmes comic murder-mystery will be presented April 3-5 and April 10-13 NEWBERG, Ore. – George Fox University will bring humor to the stage this spring with the comic murder-mystery production The Game’s Afoot, a Ken Ludwig-written play that has some fun with the legendary character Sherlock Holmes. The production, directed by […]

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George Fox invites prospective students to preview Christian college life April 10-11

Students will have opportunity to meet professors, admissions counselors, current students and coaches at Bruin Preview NEWBERG, Ore. – Registration is now open for Bruin Preview, a two-day college visitation event that allows prospective undergraduate students to check out Christian college life at George Fox University. This spring’s preview event is scheduled Thursday and Friday, […]

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Internationally renowned artist Makoto Fujimura speaks at George Fox University April 12

Artist featured in galleries around the world will visit for “a conversation on faith, art and culture’ NEWBERG, Ore. – Makoto Fujimura, an internationally renowned artist, writer and speaker who formerly served as a presidential appointee to the National Council on the Arts, will speak on the George Fox University campus at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, […]

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Community garden at George Fox open to local citizens

NEWBERG, Ore. (March 5, 2014) – Community members interested in growing their own organic produce are invited to join George Fox University’s community garden this summer. Members work together to grow crops, and each one shares in the harvest. The group meets weekly to plant, weed, harvest and eat together, between April and August. Those […]

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George Fox hosts Esther Lightcap Meek for Spring Theological Conference

Professor of philosophy at Geneva College will speak on theme “Loving in Order to Know: A How-to for Knowing and Being” March 11-12 NEWBERG, Ore. – George Fox University invites the public to its Spring Theological Conference Tuesday and Wednesday, March 11-12, on the school’s Newberg, Ore., campus. Esther Lightcap Meek, PhD, is this year’s […]

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Pastor and advocate Alexia Salvatierra speaks at George Fox March 3-5

NEWBERG, Ore. – George Fox University’s Center for Peace and Justice invites the community to its 29th annual Woolman Peacemaking Forum, featuring pastor and advocate Alexia Salvatierra, on the school’s Newberg and Portland campuses March 3-5. The theme of the event is “People of Peace: Effective Faith-Rooted Advocacy.” There is no charge to attend any […]

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