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November 2018

2Nov.

Fall Play: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

7:00 p.m.
Thorne Performance Hall
3Nov.

OMEA District X Honors Choir Concert

3:30 p.m.
Chapel Auditorium
5Nov.

The Pop-Up Show

1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Schnormeier Gallery
8Nov.

Pathways to Success Alumni Networking Event

6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Foster Hall
8Nov.

Poetry Reading and Craft Talk

3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Faculty Hall, Room 105
8Nov.
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Featured News

MVNU presents annual Messiah performance

Posted 1 day ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — Mount Vernon Nazarene University will present the 51st annual performance of G. F. Handel’s Messiah on Sunday, Dec. 2, at 7 p.m., in the R.R. Hodges Chapel/Auditorium on the MVNU campus.

Community invited to MVNU for Goliards Chamber Choir & Jazz Band Concert

Posted 6 days ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio – Mount Vernon Nazarene University’s Goliards Chamber Choir and the MVNU Jazz Band will collaborate to provide a joint concert of contrasting music on Thursday evening, Nov. 15. This event will take place at 8 p.m. in Thorne Performance Hall in the R.R. Hodges Chapel.

Academics

MVNU ranked top online master’s program in education

Posted about 1 month ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — Mount Vernon Nazarene University was recently selected as the top online master’s program in education and teaching in 2018 by AffordableCollegesOnline.org.

Admissions

MVNU records highest undergraduate enrollment in nine years

Posted 17 days 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

MVNU Invites Alumni to Celebrate 50th Anniversary, Homecoming

Posted 4 months ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — Mount Vernon Nazarene University will welcome alumni and their families back to campus for a weekend of reuniting and reminiscing. This annual celebration will begin Thursday, Nov. 8 and continue through Sunday morning with a special worship and celebration service. Highlights will include a Golden Gala, Alumni Leadership Summit, a career preparation and networking event, basketball games, and the Gold Rush 5.0K and 0.5K.

Schnormeier Gallery Presents 'Bird Closet'

Posted 3 months ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — Mount Vernon Nazarene University’s Schnormeier Gallery is proud to exhibit “Bird Closet,” a collective of teenage artists developed from “SOIL SERIES: A Social Drawing,” which is an ongoing socially engaged artwork in Bethel, Ohio, founded by artists Francesca Fiore and MVNU alumna, Hillary Wagner.

Athletics

Here comes esports, the latest MVNU Athletics’ addition

Posted about 1 month ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio – Starting in the Fall of 2019, Mount Vernon Nazarene University will become one of five Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU) institutions and the only Crossroads League member with a varsity esports program.

Every MVNU Athletics Program Earns NAIA Scholar-Team Status

Posted 3 months ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio – The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) recently announced the NAIA Scholar-Teams for 2017-2018, and MVNU Athletics had each and every one of its programs exceed a 3.0 team grade-point average. 

Commencement

Development

MVNU Celebrates Donors, Friends at Annual Recognition Luncheon

Posted 7 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 presents annual Messiah performance

Posted 1 day ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — Mount Vernon Nazarene University will present the 51st annual performance of G. F. Handel’s Messiah on Sunday, Dec. 2, at 7 p.m., in the R.R. Hodges Chapel/Auditorium on the MVNU campus.

MVNU presents its fall play: ‘The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe’

Posted 15 days ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — Mount Vernon Nazarene University Theater is presenting a dramatization of C. S. Lewis’ classic novel, “The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe.” The dates for this production are Nov. 2-3 and 8-9, at 7 p.m. in the Thorne Performance Hall. This production runs approximately 90 minutes and is suitable for children.

Intercultural Life

MVNU Hosts 12th Annual Festival Latino

Posted 2 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

Noteworthy Illustrator Sutphin to Present at MVNU Lecture/Artist Series

Posted 10 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 about 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.

MVNU presents annual Messiah performance

Posted 1 day ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — Mount Vernon Nazarene University will present the 51st annual performance of G. F. Handel’s Messiah on Sunday, Dec. 2, at 7 p.m., in the R.R. Hodges Chapel/Auditorium on the MVNU campus.

Community invited to MVNU for Goliards Chamber Choir & Jazz Band Concert

Posted 6 days ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio – Mount Vernon Nazarene University’s Goliards Chamber Choir and the MVNU Jazz Band will collaborate to provide a joint concert of contrasting music on Thursday evening, Nov. 15. This event will take place at 8 p.m. in Thorne Performance Hall in the R.R. Hodges Chapel.

MVNU presents annual Messiah performance

Posted 1 day ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — Mount Vernon Nazarene University will present the 51st annual performance of G. F. Handel’s Messiah on Sunday, Dec. 2, at 7 p.m., in the R.R. Hodges Chapel/Auditorium on the MVNU campus.

Community invited to MVNU for Goliards Chamber Choir & Jazz Band Concert

Posted 6 days ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio – Mount Vernon Nazarene University’s Goliards Chamber Choir and the MVNU Jazz Band will collaborate to provide a joint concert of contrasting music on Thursday evening, Nov. 15. This event will take place at 8 p.m. in Thorne Performance Hall in the R.R. Hodges Chapel.

School of Graduate and Professional Studies

MVNU ranked top online master’s program in education

Posted about 1 month ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — Mount Vernon Nazarene University was recently selected as the top online master’s program in education and teaching in 2018 by AffordableCollegesOnline.org.

MVNU ranked one of the Best Online Colleges in Ohio

Posted 2 months ago

MOUNT VERNON — Mount Vernon Nazarene University was recently selected as one of the Best Online Colleges in Ohio for 2018 by BestColleges.com.

MVNU’s MBA students demonstrate excellence

Posted 3 months ago

MOUNT VERNON — The Master of Business Administration program at Mount Vernon Nazarene University recently scored above the national average on a comprehensive exam given to graduating seniors.

School of Natural and Social Sciences

Student Life

Rev. Tracy Waal Appointed Vice President for Student Life

Posted 4 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

Youth Pastor Networking Day to Feature Jason Hoffer

Posted 9 months ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — Mount Vernon Nazarene University invites youth pastors and friends to attend Youth Pastor Networking Day on April 5, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., in Foster Hall, Ariel Arena on the MVNU campus, 800 Martinsburg Road, with featured guest Jason Hoffer.

Moms can enjoy a FREE night out with WNZR

Posted 7 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 8 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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