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Art, physics professors earn undergraduate teaching and research awards from George Fox University

Tim Timmerman and Bob Hamilton are honored by the Newberg, Ore., institution for the 2016-17 school year NEWBERG, Ore. – An art professor and an engineering professor who specializes in teaching physics were named recipients of George Fox University’s 2016-17 undergraduate teaching and research/scholarship awards, respectively. Tim Timmerman, an art professor at the institution for […]

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Social work, physical therapy professors earn George Fox University graduate teaching, research awards

Muh Bi Lin and Jason Brumitt are honored by the Newberg, Ore., institution for the 2016-17 academic year NEWBERG, Ore. – A social work professor who made the move to the U.S. from Taiwan two years ago and a physical therapy professor investigating the risk factors of collegiate athletes were honored as George Fox University’s […]

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

More than 300 will visit locales that include Europe, India, Africa and Australia NEWBERG, Ore. – More than 300 George Fox University students, faculty chaperons and family members are leaving for 14 international study trips all over the world – including South Africa, Central America, Europe, India and Australia – for three weeks during the […]

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Oregon’s top high school choirs compete at George Fox University May 4-6

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 31st annual state choir championships Thursday through Saturday, May 4-6. The […]

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George Fox University hosts 2017 spring commencement ceremonies

More than 900 students to receive diplomas from Newberg, Ore., institution NEWBERG, Ore. – More than 900 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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TEDx Talk speaker and author Jessica J. Williams speaks at George Fox University

Guest presents “Leadership for Real Impact” at school’s Portland Center location April 13 NEWBERG, Ore. – George Fox University invites the public to a lecture presented by TEDx Talk speaker, author and life coach Jessica J. Williams at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, April 13, at the university’s Portland Center location. Williams, founder of the Superwoman Project, […]

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George Fox’s theatre department presents original production, ‘Deus Ex Millennia,’ as spring drama

Shows scheduled April 6-9 and 12-14 in school’s Wood-Mar Auditorium NEWBERG, Ore. – George Fox University’s theatre department will present an original drama, Deus Ex Millennia, on the university’s Wood-Mar Auditorium stage this spring. Directed by Rhett Luedtke, professor of theatre at George Fox, the production will be presented Thursday through Sunday, April 6-9, and […]

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George Fox guest lecturer Miles Hollingworth speaks on Augustine’s conversion April 6

Independent philosopher and writer is final speaker in William Penn Honors Program’s 2016-17 lecture series NEWBERG, Ore. – George Fox University’s William Penn Honors Program invites the public to a free lecture, “On the True Version of an Event: Saint Augustine of Hippo’s Conversion,” presented by independent philosopher and writer Miles Hollingworth on Thursday, April […]

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George Fox to contribute $500,000 toward Newberg’s aquatic center construction

The gift will help cover a projected deficit for construction costs for the $19.9 million project NEWBERG – George Fox University will donate $500,000 to help cover construction costs for the new Chehalem Aquatic and Fitness Center. The contribution will be made in $100,000 increments to Chehelam Park and Recreation District (CPRD) over five years. […]

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George Fox sends students on four spring break service trips

About 40 from the university will spend their break helping others in diverse cross-cultural settings both home and abroad NEWBERG, Ore. – George Fox University will continue its tradition of sending students to serve diverse populations during the school’s weeklong spring break March 27-31. About 40 students are joining four employee leaders for the university’s […]

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