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Lecture Artist Series focuses on drug epidemic

Posted 6 days ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — As the drug epidemic continues to plague the nation, Mount Vernon Nazarene University’s Lecture Artist Series, Jan. 24-26, brings the conversation front and center to not only shed light on the problem, but to explore the services available in Knox County to assist the at-risk population and provide opportunities for citizens to get involved.

MVNU named Best Value College for 2018-19

Posted 9 days ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — Mount Vernon Nazarene University has been named one of only 57 institutions nationally as a Best Value College for 2018-19 by BestValueColleges.org.

MVNU, Kenyon College to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr.

Posted 10 days ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — Mount Vernon Nazarene University, in partnership with Kenyon College and the Knox County community, will present the 16th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Breakfast on Monday, Jan. 21, from 9-11 a.m., in Peirce Hall, Thomas Hall on the Kenyon College campus. With the theme “Sisters in the Struggle: Pioneers of the Civil Rights Movement,” the breakfast and program will feature speaker Dr. Leslie Harris, Professor of History, Northwestern University.

Academics

New mural hopes to inspire speech at Hunter Hall Clinic

Posted about 1 month ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — A new mural in the Hunter Hall Clinic will give patients something to talk about — at least that’s the goal of the art work in one of the treatment rooms in the speech and language disorders clinic in downtown Mount Vernon.

Admissions

Stanley named MVNU Director of Admissions

Posted about 1 month ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — Mount Vernon Nazarene University President Henry W. Spaulding II, Ph.D., has announced the appointment of Robert Stanley as the Director of Admissions as of Nov. 19.

MVNU records highest undergraduate enrollment in nine years

Posted 3 months ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — Mount Vernon Nazarene University reached its highest undergraduate enrollment in nine years for the start of the 2018-19 academic year. The 1,405 traditional undergrad students and 838 non-traditional students combine for 2,243 total MVNU students for the academic year.

Alumni

New mural hopes to inspire speech at Hunter Hall Clinic

Posted about 1 month ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — A new mural in the Hunter Hall Clinic will give patients something to talk about — at least that’s the goal of the art work in one of the treatment rooms in the speech and language disorders clinic in downtown Mount Vernon.

Gregory Spaid’s 'Reading Trees' photographic exhibit scheduled for January

Posted about 1 month ago

MOUNT VERNON, OHIO — Mount Vernon Nazarene University’s Schnormeier Gallery is proud to present Gregory Spaid’s photographic exhibit, titled “Reading Trees.” This exhibit will be on display in the gallery from Jan. 11 to Feb. 22, 2019. He will be presenting an artist talk on Jan. 18, at 5 p.m., and the reception will follow from 6-8p.m.

Edward Steffanni’s Senior Art Exhibit on Display Nov. 26-Dec. 6

Posted 2 months ago

MOUNT VERNON, OH — Mount Vernon Nazarene University student Edward Steffanni’s senior art exhibit will be on display from Nov. 26 through Dec. 6. Steffanni will host a gallery talk on Nov. 29 at 6 p.m. and a reception on Nov. 30 from 6-8 p.m.

Athletics

Chip Wilson to lead MVNU athletics

Posted 28 days ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — Mount Vernon Nazarene University President Henry W. Spaulding II, Ph.D., is pleased to announce the appointment of Chip Wilson as the new Director of Athletics as of Dec. 17.

Commencement

Development

Capital project brings Soccer and Lacrosse Stadium to MVNU

Posted about 2 months ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — Mount Vernon Nazarene University has announced a capital project to celebrate its 50th Anniversary. MVNU plans to build a Soccer and Lacrosse Stadium to accommodate varsity and junior varsity soccer teams, the men’s club lacrosse team and future athletic teams. The $2 million project will include a high-quality turf field, lights, expanded seating, restrooms, concessions, locker rooms, a press box and more.

MVNU Celebrates Donors, Friends at Annual Recognition Luncheon

Posted 9 months ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — Mount Vernon Nazarene University recently honored donors and friends at the annual Donor Recognition Luncheon on Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Foster Hall, Ariel Arena on the MVNU campus. The luncheon recognizes those generously supporting the university through endowment scholarships and annual giving.

Events

MVNU, Kenyon College to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr.

Posted 10 days ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — Mount Vernon Nazarene University, in partnership with Kenyon College and the Knox County community, will present the 16th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Breakfast on Monday, Jan. 21, from 9-11 a.m., in Peirce Hall, Thomas Hall on the Kenyon College campus. With the theme “Sisters in the Struggle: Pioneers of the Civil Rights Movement,” the breakfast and program will feature speaker Dr. Leslie Harris, Professor of History, Northwestern University.

Gregory Spaid’s 'Reading Trees' photographic exhibit scheduled for January

Posted about 1 month ago

MOUNT VERNON, OHIO — Mount Vernon Nazarene University’s Schnormeier Gallery is proud to present Gregory Spaid’s photographic exhibit, titled “Reading Trees.” This exhibit will be on display in the gallery from Jan. 11 to Feb. 22, 2019. He will be presenting an artist talk on Jan. 18, at 5 p.m., and the reception will follow from 6-8p.m.

Intercultural Life

MVNU Hosts 12th Annual Festival Latino

Posted 4 months ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — Mount Vernon Nazarene University will host its 12th annual Festival Latino on Thursday, Sept. 27, from 4:30-7:30 p.m., in the Prince Student Union on main campus. Fun for the whole family, this event is free and open to the public.

Lecture Artist Series

Lecture Artist Series focuses on drug epidemic

Posted 6 days ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — As the drug epidemic continues to plague the nation, Mount Vernon Nazarene University’s Lecture Artist Series, Jan. 24-26, brings the conversation front and center to not only shed light on the problem, but to explore the services available in Knox County to assist the at-risk population and provide opportunities for citizens to get involved.

Noteworthy Illustrator Sutphin to Present at MVNU Lecture/Artist Series

Posted 12 months ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — Mount Vernon Nazarene University is pleased to host Joe Sutphin as part of the MVNU 2017-18 Lecture/Artist Series. An illustrator for children’s books such as the New York Times bestseller “Word of Mouse” by James Patterson, Sutphin will visit MVNU on Wednesday, Feb. 14 and Thursday, Feb. 15.

MVNU Lecture Artist Series presents Greg Koukl

Posted over 1 year ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — Mount Vernon Nazarene University is pleased to host Greg Koukl as part of the MVNU Fall Lecture/Artist Series. Koukl is a Christian apologist, author, speaker, and founder of Stand to Reason. Koukl will speak on “The Intolerance of Tolerance” on Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, at 1:30 p.m. in Faculty 105. Koukl will also present “The Moral Bankruptcy of Relativism” on Thursday evening at 7:15 p.m. in the R.R. Hodges Chapel Auditorium. These events are free and open to the public.

Mount Vernon Nazarene University hosts honors band day of education

Posted about 2 months ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — Mount Vernon Nazarene University is proud to host the 2018 Ohio Music Education Association (OMEA) District 10 middle school and high school honors bands for a day of education and performance on Saturday, Dec. 1.

Lecture Artist Series focuses on drug epidemic

Posted 6 days ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — As the drug epidemic continues to plague the nation, Mount Vernon Nazarene University’s Lecture Artist Series, Jan. 24-26, brings the conversation front and center to not only shed light on the problem, but to explore the services available in Knox County to assist the at-risk population and provide opportunities for citizens to get involved.

MVNU named Best Value College for 2018-19

Posted 9 days ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — Mount Vernon Nazarene University has been named one of only 57 institutions nationally as a Best Value College for 2018-19 by BestValueColleges.org.

MVNU, Kenyon College to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr.

Posted 10 days ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — Mount Vernon Nazarene University, in partnership with Kenyon College and the Knox County community, will present the 16th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Breakfast on Monday, Jan. 21, from 9-11 a.m., in Peirce Hall, Thomas Hall on the Kenyon College campus. With the theme “Sisters in the Struggle: Pioneers of the Civil Rights Movement,” the breakfast and program will feature speaker Dr. Leslie Harris, Professor of History, Northwestern University.

School of Graduate and Professional Studies

MVNU’s adult education celebrates 25 years

Posted 2 months ago

MOUNT VERNON, OH — Mount Vernon Nazarene University’s adult education program is celebrating 25 years of high quality, affordable and convenient learning.

School of Natural and Social Sciences

Student Life

Rev. Tracy Waal Appointed Vice President for Student Life

Posted 6 months ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — Mount Vernon Nazarene University President Henry W. Spaulding II, Ph.D. has announced the appointment of Rev. Tracy Waal to the position of Vice President for Student Life as of August 1.

University Relations

Capital project brings Soccer and Lacrosse Stadium to MVNU

Posted about 2 months ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — Mount Vernon Nazarene University has announced a capital project to celebrate its 50th Anniversary. MVNU plans to build a Soccer and Lacrosse Stadium to accommodate varsity and junior varsity soccer teams, the men’s club lacrosse team and future athletic teams. The $2 million project will include a high-quality turf field, lights, expanded seating, restrooms, concessions, locker rooms, a press box and more.

Moms can enjoy a FREE night out with WNZR

Posted 9 months ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — WNZR 90.9 FM, a broadcast ministry of Mount Vernon Nazarene University, presents its 14th annual “Mom’s Night Out” on Friday, May 11. This free event celebrates mothers with a night of fun, a movie and prizes. It will be held in Foster Hall in Ariel Arena, located on the campus of Mount Vernon Nazarene University. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the event starts at 7 p.m.

WNZR's Lifeline 2018 surpasses the goal

Posted 10 months ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio - WNZR 90.9 FM, a broadcast ministry of Mount Vernon Nazarene University, is celebrating the success of Lifeline 2018, the radio station’s annual fundraiser.

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