Week Of Scholarship at MidAmerica Nazarene University | April 7-10, 2014

April 4-8, 2016

Join us for the third annual Week of Scholarship at MidAmerica Nazarene Universityβ€”an exciting celebration of creativity, research and academic achievement. All events are free and open to the public.

The week kicks off on Tuesday, April 5, with our 7x7 Challenge at 7 p.m. in the Bell Cultural Events Center.  Open to the public, 7 MNU professors will present individual 7-minute lectures on a topic in their areas of expertise. The audience chooses the winner of "The Golden Brain"! 

Faculty will present their academic research in Bell Cultural Events Center on Wednesday, April 6, in the afternoon. Current MNU students will present their research on Thursday, April 7, in the afternoon.

The feaure event for Thursday, April 7, is the Student Scholarship Showcase. This event shines the spotlight on MNU students who will use the pechakucha.org presentation format (20 PowerPoint slides, 20 seconds each) to deliver a presentation on an area of research they are passionate about. 

The Week of Scholarship will culiminate with the President's Honors Gala, MNU's premier fundraising event to benefit student scholarships at MidAmerica Nazarene University. Through generous donations, alumni and friends of the university show their support for student scholarships and academic achievement. In the past four years, nearly $2 million has been raised through this event for student scholarships!

Schedule of Events

Tuesday, April 5
7x7 Challenge
7:00 p.m.
Bell Cultural Events Center

Wednesday, April 6
Faculty Academic Exhibition
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Bell Cultural Events Center

Thursday, April 7
Student Poster Session
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Bell Cultural Events Center

Student Scholarship Showcase
7:00 p.m.
Mabee Library 

Friday, April 8
President's Honors Gala
6:30 p.m.
Cook Center