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George Fox hosts ‘An Evening of Jazz’ Concert on Jan. 26

Event to feature saxophonist and flutist Erica von Kleist, a graduate of Julliard School of Music NEWBERG, Ore. – The Newberg community is invited to George Fox University’s Bauman Auditorium for “An Evening of Jazz” featuring saxophonist and flutist Erica von Kleist at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 26. Von Kleist will play with the […]

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George Fox University’s theatre department presents ‘Jane Eyre’ as its winter musical

Shows scheduled Jan. 31 to Feb. 3 and Feb. 7-10 in school’s Wood-Mar Auditorium NEWBERG, Ore. – A musical adaption of Jane Eyre, originally a Gothic novel written by Charlotte Brontë in 1847, will take over George Fox University’s Wood-Mar Auditorium this winter. Directed by Rhett Luedtke, professor of theatre at the university, the play […]

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George Fox University invites alumni, community to campus for ‘Bruin FanFest’ on Jan. 26


Event includes basketball games, indoor bounce house and activities for young and old alike 
 NEWBERG, Ore. – For a second straight year, George Fox University invites alumni, students, parents and community members to its Newberg, Ore., campus for its annual “Bruin FanFest” on Saturday, Jan. 26. The event will feature an indoor bounce house […]

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George Fox theatre professor speaks at Legacy League luncheon Jan. 18

Guest will share about the school’s commitment to developing ‘servant storytellers’ and the theatre department as a whole NEWBERG, Ore. – George Fox University theatre professor Rhett Luedtke will be a special guest speaker at a Legacy League (formerly George Fox Auxiliary) luncheon at noon on Friday, Jan. 18, in the university’s Canyon Commons dining hall. Luedtke will speak about the school’s commitment […]

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Former U.S. Ambassador to Rwanda donates archival collection to George Fox University

David Rawson releases a book on the subject of the events leading up to the Rwandan genocide and will speak on the topic Jan. 15 NEWBERG, Ore. – What events led up to the Rwandan genocide of 1994? Why did the political negotiations of the 1993 Arusha Accords fail, plunging Rwanda into a bloody civil […]

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George Fox University hosts midyear commencement ceremony Dec. 15

One-hundred-and-sixty students will receive undergraduate and graduate diplomas NEWBERG, Ore. – One-hundred-and-sixty students will receive undergraduate and graduate diplomas at George Fox University’s midyear commencement ceremony scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 15. The ceremony will take place in Miller Gymnasium in the Wheeler Sports Center on the school’s Newberg, Ore., campus. Seating begins at 10 a.m., […]

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George Fox University presents its annual Christmas concert Dec. 7-9

More than 150 student musicians and community members will participate in event, which will incorporate carols, Scripture reading and narration NEWBERG, Ore. – The public is invited to celebrate the Christmas season with George Fox University at the school’s annual Christmas concert Friday through Sunday, Dec. 7-9. All performances will be held in Bauman Auditorium […]

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George Fox University’s financial planning major receives approval from national board

The discipline is one of eight majors offered in the school’s College of Business NEWBERG, Ore. – George Fox University’s new financial planning major has received the approval of the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. Schools that earn the certification distinguish themselves among their peers by meeting the CFP Board’s education, examination, experience […]

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George Fox University receives $64,000 grant to further develop autonomous vineyard rover

The project is latest agricultural grant the school’s engineering department has received, following a $100,000 USDA award in the spring NEWBERG, Ore. – The prototype of an autonomous rover that can collect data on grapes as they grow is being developed in George Fox University’s College of Engineering, and now the project will get a […]

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George Fox Athletic Director Adam Puckett speaks at luncheon Nov. 2

Event hosted by the Legacy League of George Fox NEWBERG, Ore. (Oct. 19, 2018) – George Fox Athletic Director Adam Puckett will be a special guest at a Legacy League (formerly George Fox Auxiliary) luncheon at noon on Friday, Nov. 2, in the university’s Canyon Commons dining hall. Puckett will speak primarily on the mission […]

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George Fox University hosts Organ Hymn Festival Concert Oct. 28

Organist Dan Miller, who has played at prominent venues around the country, among those performing NEWBERG, Ore. – Traditional church music, including beloved hymns, will fill George Fox University’s Bauman Auditorium for its annual Oregon Hymn Festival Concert at 6 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 28, on the school’s Newberg, Oregon, campus. Highlighting the program will […]

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