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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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Former George Fox University basketball coach Scott Rueck returns to Newberg to speak May 30

Tickets available for fundraising dinner to support the university’s Legacy League NEWBERG, Ore. – Scott Rueck, the coach who helped launch George Fox University as one of the nation’s most consistent winners in women’s basketball at the NCAA Division III level, is returning to Newberg to discuss his storied career. Rueck, now the head women’s […]

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Salem artist Bonnie Hull showcases her work at George Fox University

‘Little Me’ exhibition up in Minthorne Gallery May 13 through July 19 NEWBERG, Ore. – The public is invited to a free art exhibition featuring local artist Bonnie Hull this spring and summer at George Fox University. The exhibit “Little Me” opens on Monday, May 13, and remains up through Friday, July 19. The exhibition, […]

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M.J. Murdock Trust awards nearly $60,000 to George Fox University for ecology research

Funds will be used to study forest recruitment and climate change in western forests NEWBERG, Ore. – Biology students at George Fox University will have the opportunity to conduct significant research in the field following a $59,998 Murdock Natural Sciences grant that funds the study of forest recruitment and climate change in western forests. Awarded this spring, […]

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George Fox University hires Michael Coppolino to lead successful women’s basketball program

Coach arrives from Mount Saint Mary College of New York, where he led the Knights to a 35-1 conference mark the past two seasons NEWBERG, Ore. (April 26, 2019) – A coach who took a struggling Division III women’s basketball program and turned it into a perennial conference contender has been hired to head the […]

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George Fox University hosts 2019 spring commencement ceremonies

Greg Lutze, cofounder of VSCO, to speak at undergraduate commencement ceremony on May 4 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 […]

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George Fox University invites public to four free concerts in month of April

Events include a chamber concert and annual Spring Concert NEWBERG, Ore. – George Fox University invites the public to a series of free concerts in its Bauman Auditorium during the month of April. Four events – a chamber concert (April 11), a jazz concert (April 12), an Orphic Percussion Ensemble concert (April 18) and the […]

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George Fox University’s theatre department presents ‘The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time’ as its spring drama

Shows scheduled April 4-7 and April 11-14 in school’s Wood-Mar Auditorium NEWBERG, Ore. – The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, winner of the 2015 Tony Award for Best Play, will take over George Fox University’s Wood-Mar Auditorium over two successive weekends in April. Directed by JeanneAnn Faris, a senior theatre major, the […]

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George Fox guest lecturer Keri Day speaks on Azusa Street Revival April 4

Associate professor of constructive theology and African American religion at Princeton Theological Seminary is final speaker in William Penn Honors Program’s 2018-19 lecture series NEWBERG, Ore. – George Fox University’s William Penn Honors Program invites the public to a free lecture, “Rethinking Azusa: If It Wasn’t for the Women,” presented by professor and author Keri […]

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