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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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George Fox University hosts multicultural leadership event Oct. 26-27

The free Voices Conference will feature workshops, spoken word poetry and worship with Urban Doxology NEWBERG, Ore. – George Fox University invites the general public to its Voices Conference, a multicultural student leadership event, on its Newberg, Oregon, campus on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 26-27. There is no charge to attend. The conference will highlight […]

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George Fox guest lecturer Bradley Campbell speaks on ‘Dignity, Victimhood and the Future of the University’ Nov. 7

Author will discuss challenges that new moral concepts and related trends are posing to scholarship, free speech and to students’ well-being at universities NEWBERG, Ore. – George Fox University’s William Penn Honors Program invites the public to a free lecture, “Dignity, Victimhood and the Future of the University,” presented by author and professor Bradley Campbell, […]

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George Fox University’s theatre department presents ‘The Government Inspector’ as its fall comedy

Shows scheduled Oct. 18-20 and Oct. 25-28 in school’s Wood-Mar Auditorium NEWBERG, Ore. – The Government Inspector, Russian novelist Nikolai Gogol’s comedy about government corruption, will take over George Fox University’s Wood-Mar Auditorium in October. Directed by Rhett Luedtke, professor of theatre at the university, the play runs Thursday through Saturday, Oct. 18-20, and again […]

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George Fox University invites families to campus celebration Oct. 19-21


Family Weekend events include athletic contests, academic lectures, a campus tour, a tailgate party, a concert and a theatrical performance NEWBERG, Ore. – George Fox University invites families of current students to visit campus for a weekend of activities that include athletic contests, a tailgate party, a music performance, campus and student center tours, and […]

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