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

7x7 Academic Challenge at MidAmerica Nazarene University | Week of Scholarship | April 7, 2015 | Join us!

April 5, 2016 | 7:00 p.m. | Bell Cultural Events Center

7 MNU Professors.   7 Minute Presentations.
7 Masterful Topics.  YOU Decide Who's Tops.

Meet Our Presenters

Dr. Donna Bohn

7x7 Donna Bohn - Syncing the Samba from MidAmerica Nazarene University on Vimeo.

The Brazilian Carnaval is impressive, with each escola de samba including 300+ percussionists playing on numerous instruments. The bossa nova, a style derived from samba, and also influenced by jazz music, translates traditional percussion instrumental rhythms to the drum set. Find out how Dr. Donna Bohn, Chair, Department of Fine and Performing Arts and Associate Professor of Music, will be “syncing the samba.”

Dr. Don Dunn

7x7 Don Dunn - Settle It the Un-Usual Way: Leadership vs. Management from MidAmerica Nazarene University on Vimeo.

Donald Dunn, Instructor of Business, will settle which is better for business: leadership or management processes?

Dr. Dean Flemming

7x7 Dean Flemming - Rethinking the Rapture from MidAmerica Nazarene University on Vimeo.

Dean Flemming, Professor of New Testament and Missons, will rethink the rapture... Pilots disappearing from cockpits in midflight. Millions of Christians suddenly disappearing from the face of the earth. Will there be a secret Rapture of the church? What does the Bible actually teach? The answer may not be what you expect.

Dr. Neil Friesland

7x7 Neil Friesland - Access to Higher Education from MidAmerica Nazarene University on Vimeo.

There are many benefits realized from programs in higher education for developmentally disabled students; why then are these programs so rare? Dr. Neil Friesland,Professor of Education, will challenge us with these questions.

Dr. Victoria Haynes

7x7 Victoria Haynes - The Road to Cultural Competency from MidAmerica Nazarene University on Vimeo.

Victoria Haynes, Associate Professor of Nursing, delivers an interactive presentation showing that even when differences cause people to separate, similarities can bring them back together just as equally, if not more.

Dr. Bob Humphrey

7x7 Bob Humphrey - Entrepreneurial Experience from MidAmerica Nazarene University on Vimeo.

Bob Humphrey, Chair for Professional Studies in Management and Professor of Business, explains how in entrepreneurial endeavors, the challenge is not the idea, but having the creative confidence to put one’s idea in motion. Or, in this case, spreading the aroma of a Passion.

Dr. Brent Moore

7x7 Brent Moore - The Intersection of Creativity and Vulnerability from MidAmerica Nazarene University on Vimeo.

Brent Moore, Assistant Professor of Counselor Education, delves into how the tacit dimensions of creativity are experimentally expressed in this dynamic presentation.

Past Presentations

2014 7x7 | 2015 7x7

Schedule of Events

Tuesday, April 4
7x7 Challenge
7:00 p.m.
Bell Cultural Events Center

Wednesday, April 5
Faculty Academic Exhibition
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Bell Cultural Events Center

Thursday, April 6
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 7
President's Honors Gala
6:30 p.m.
Cook Center