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George Fox University offers free tax preparation assistance

The College of Business service will be offered March 14 and April 11 NEWBERG, Ore. – George Fox University’s accounting department within the school’s College of Business is offering free tax preparation and e-filing assistance to local residents. Dates for help sessions are two upcoming Saturdays: March 14 and April 11. The Tax-Aide program is […]

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George Fox University forum addresses human rights from diverse faith perspectives

Free event, Circle of Peace Seminar, includes guests representing Judaism, Christianity, Islam and Baha’i on March 9 NEWBERG, Ore. – What do Judaism, Christianity, Islam and Baha’ism teach us about human rights? A panel discussion event co-hosted by George Fox University and the Circle of Peace Seminar will address the question on the university’s Newberg, […]

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Director of Micah Challenge USA Jason Fileta speaks at George Fox University Feb. 24

Guest will speak twice on campus as part of school’s annual Woolman Peacemaking Forum NEWBERG, Ore. – George Fox University’s Center for Peace and Justice invites the public to its 30th annual Woolman Peacemaking Forum, featuring Micah Challenge Director Jason Fileta, on the school’s Newberg campus on Tuesday, Feb. 24. The theme of the event […]

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George Fox’s Master of Social Work program receives national candidacy approval

The nod from the Commission on Accreditation with the Council on Social Work Education is the first step toward full accreditation NEWBERG, Ore. – George Fox University’s Master of Social Work (MSW) Program, set to launch this August with its first cohort of students, was granted candidacy status this month by the Commission on Accreditation […]

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Martin Daum, president and CEO of Daimler Trucks North America, speaks at George Fox University Feb. 19

The university’s Executive in Residence will speak on topic “How Does Christian Faith Help Me in My Business?” NEWBERG, Ore. – The public is invited to a free presentation by Martin Daum, president and CEO of Daimler Trucks North America, on Thursday, Feb. 19, on the campus of George Fox University. Seating is on a […]

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George Fox University hosts concert to commemorate upgrade of its pipe organ

The “Organ Dedication Concert” will feature Dan Miller on organ and Kenn Willson on piano Feb. 20 NEWBERG, Ore. – George Fox University invites the public to a free concert commemorating a recent upgrade to the university’s pipe organ in its Bauman Auditorium. The “Organ Dedication Concert,” featuring musicians Dan Miller on organ and Kenn […]

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‘Christianity Today’s’ executive editor, Andy Crouch, speaks at George Fox University Feb. 9

Author of award-winning book “Culture Making: Recovering Our Creative Calling” is a guest of George Fox’s William Penn Honors Program and Liberal Arts and Critical Issues Series NEWBERG, Ore. – The executive editor of Christianity Today magazine, Andy Crouch, will speak on the George Fox University campus on behalf of the school’s William Penn Honors […]

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Louisa May Alcott’s classic ‘Little Women’ takes George Fox University’s stage in February

Shows scheduled Feb. 5-8 and Feb. 12-15 in Wood-Mar Auditorium NEWBERG, Ore. – George Fox University’s theatre department invites the community to enjoy a classic tale of Americana, Louisa May Alcott’s Little Women, in February. Directed by Professor of Theatre Rhett Luedtke, the production will be presented over two weekends, on Feb. 5-8 and Feb. […]

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Guest scholar speaks at George Fox University on biblical interpretation Feb. 6

Hans Boersma of Regent University in British Columbia presents a defense of allegory as a method of biblical interpretation NEWBERG, Ore. – Hans Boersma, the J.I. Packer Professor of Theology at Regent College in Vancouver, British Columbia, will present a free guest lecture at George Fox University on the topic of biblical interpretation on Friday, […]

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Nobel Prize-winning scientist speaks at George Fox University’s annual Dalton Lecture Series Feb. 12

Dr. William Phillips, who shared the 1997 Nobel Prize in Physics, speaks on topic “Ordinary Faith, Ordinary Science” NEWBERG, Ore. – A Nobel Prize-winning scientist, William Phillips, a physicist and National Institute of Standards and Technology Fellow, will present the fifth annual Dalton Lecture at George Fox University at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 12, in […]

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