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National champion track coach John Smith speaks at George Fox Legacy League luncheon Sept. 27

Annie Wright, a national heptathlon champ, also scheduled to speak NEWBERG, Ore. – Highly successful George Fox University track and field coach John Smith will speak when the university’s Legacy League opens its 119th year with a luncheon on Friday, Sept. 27, at noon in Canyon Commons. Smith will discuss his coaching philosophy and how he ended up in a […]

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George Fox University exhibits works of Chicago-based printmaker Carlos Barberena

Free show opens Sept. 16 and will be on display in school’s Minthorne Gallery through Oct. 25 NEWBERG, Ore. – A free art exhibit featuring the work of a Chicago-based printmaker, Carlos Barberena, will be on display in George Fox University’s Minthorne Gallery beginning Monday, Sept. 16, through Friday, Oct. 25. The gallery is open […]

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George Fox University ranked a top-tier ‘National University’ in 2020 ‘U.S. News & World Report’ rankings

The school is named one of “America’s Best Colleges” for 32nd time and also ranks on “Best Undergraduate Teaching” and “Best Undergraduate Engineering” lists NEWBERG, Ore. – Even with the move up to a higher category, George Fox University again earned recognition in U.S. News & World Report’s college rankings, landing in the first tier […]

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George Fox University invites alumni to campus for homecoming celebration Sept. 20-21

Events include affinity reunions, a tailgate party, a football game and campus tours NEWBERG, Ore. – Affinity reunions, a tailgate party and football game, and reunions for the classes of 2009 and 1999 are among the events planned for George Fox University’s annual homecoming celebration Friday and Saturday, Sept. 20-21. The event begins with three […]

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George Fox University receives $1.2 million federal grant to provide integrated care at two Oregon locations

More than 4,600 patients per year will be served at Chemawa Indian School’s Primary Care Clinic in Salem and at Providence Medical Group in Newberg NEWBERG, Ore. – A $1.2 million federal grant will fund the training of doctoral health psychology students, interns and post-doctoral residents at George Fox University for the purpose of providing […]

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George Fox University closes campus Sept. 11 so 2,000-plus students, staff can serve local communities

University’s 21st annual Serve Day will assist local schools, nonprofit organizations, churches and elderly in Yamhill, Clackamas, Marion, Washington and Multnomah counties   NEWBERG, Ore. – For a 21st straight year, George Fox University is closing its doors for a day to allow students, staff and faculty to assist nonprofits, public agencies, churches, retirement homes […]

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Two free art exhibitions currently on display at George Fox University

Brazilian painter Milla Oliveira’s works, as well as pieces by the university’s art faculty, occupy the university’s two galleries NEWBERG, Ore. – The Newberg community is invited to view two art exhibitions currently on display on the George Fox University campus. Both are free of charge. In the university’s Lindgren Gallery, a collection of paintings […]

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Dominic Done, pastor at Westside: A Jesus Church, joins faculty at George Fox University

Author and pastor will serve as a professor of applied theology and teach in newly launched freshman course NEWBERG, Ore. – Dominic Done, lead pastor at Westside: A Jesus Church, in Portland, Oregon, will join the faculty at George Fox University this fall to serve as a professor of applied theology. Done has served as […]

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Prospective students invited to George Fox University campus during Oregon Private College Week July 29 to Aug. 2

Those who visit four Oregon Alliance schools receive application fee waivers to any member institution NEWBERG, Ore. – Prospective students interested in learning more about a George Fox University education are invited to a series of free campus visits scheduled in conjunction with Oregon Private College Week July 29 through Aug. 2, 2019. George Fox […]

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Four educators honored as George Fox University’s teachers, researchers of the year

Sarita Gallagher and Rhett Luedtke are recognized at the undergraduate level, while Daniel Kang and Leah Payne are selected as top graduate professors for 2018-19 NEWBERG, Ore. – George Fox University honored four of its own with the presentation of faculty achievement awards for teaching and research at the conclusion of its 2018-19 academic year. […]

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Music will be focus of George Fox University Legacy League luncheon on May 15

Assistant music professor Nathanael Ankeny will speak at noon event in Canyon Commons NEWBERG, Ore. – George Fox University’s music program will be the focus of the university’s Legacy League luncheon program at noon on Wednesday, May 15, in the school’s Canyon Commons dining hall. Reservations are due by Saturday, May 11, and the cost […]

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