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Wednesday, May 27, 2015
MNU’s School of Education is hosting an Unconference June 3 and 4 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in Bell Cultural Events Center on the Olathe campus. Part of the summer workshops and institutes program, this learning opportunity for educators, administrators, pre-service teachers, homeschooling groups and corporate trainers follows a participant-driven format. Organizers say the take-away for participants will be understanding how to use learning opportunities rich in human interaction and problem-solving to develop literacy and technology skills....
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
MidAmerica Nazarene University has chosen K & W Underground, the premier telecommunications contractor in the Midwest, to install a new fiber optic network on its Olathe campus. K & W Underground is headquartered in Olathe and is a provider to eight of the top ten telecommunication providers in the Midwest. The new fiber optics will be the backbone of a completely redesigned and upgraded technology network which supports MNU’s strategic plan to build resources and further develop campus infrastructure....
Thursday, May 21, 2015
MNU has been named to the 50 Best Value Christian MBA Programs 2015 list on Christian Universities Online.com. Coming in at 20 on the list, MNU joins the ranks of Southern Nazarene University, Northwest Nazarene University, Mount Vernon Nazarene University and Indiana Wesleyan University among others. ...
Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Rather than take a well-deserved vacation during Spring break, sixteen MNU nursing students traveled to a Haitian orphanage that is home to 140 children. At Global Vision Citadelle Ministries orphanage in Mirebalais, Haiti, many of the ‘orphans’ still have living parents, but the parents cannot provide for them, so they gave them to the orphanage. Having a wonderful time together, the children and students enjoyed playing games and singing worship songs and upon our departure many students were sad to leave--they had become quite attached to the children....
Friday, May 15, 2015
MidAmerica Nazarene University recently announced its President's, Dean's List and Honor Roll for the spring 2015 semester. A total of 338 students qualified for one of the honors. All students in traditional programs carrying 12 semester hours or more with a term GPA from 3.2 to 4.0 may qualify for one of these academic honors. Neutral credit hours are excluded from the calculation and reduce the course load used to figure the honor. The President’s List is a 4.0 grade point average for the semester; Dean’s List ranges from 3.5 to 3.99; and the Honor Roll is 3.2 to 3.49. ...
Friday, May 15, 2015
With experience teaching AP language and composition, yearbook, graphic design, web, animation, video classes, 9th, 10th and 11th grade English, and coaching baseball and football--it’s hard to guess exactly what education major—or majors—Blake Revelle, ’07, earned at MNU.  (It was only English!)  And while teaching all of that at Olathe Northwest High School, Revelle earned his master's in School Leadership from Emporia State in 2012....
Thursday, May 14, 2015
The MNU class of 2015 graduated May 2, 2015 with 696 participants in the graduating class. Held in two ceremonies, one for traditional undergrad and one for professional and graduate students, the 44th annual event was attended by nearly 6,000 people at College Church of the Nazarene, adjacent to the MNU campus....
Saturday, May 2, 2015
As Chair of the Board of Trustees of MidAmerica Nazarene University, I am publishing this statement on behalf of our board and myself. In the past four months there has been a wide variety of conversations on various issues. We are very sorry about the situation that occurred this spring.      ...
Friday, May 1, 2015
Dr. Mike Gough, professor of business Why I teach: I enjoy the professional and personal relationships with my students the most. It’s very satisfying to watch their personal growth from freshman to senior. This year begins my 32nd year at MNU, so I have followed many students’ careers after graduation. A number of my students have gone on to pursue higher education, such as law school or an MBA. It is highly rewarding to follow what they do....
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