Grace University has developed an exciting new partnership with the TeamMates Mentoring Program to provide scholarships to deserving students seeking biblically based Christ-centered higher education. Continue reading “Grace Develops Partnership with TeamMates Mentoring Program”
We are pleased to announce that we’ve exceeded our fundraising goal during the recent $100,000 match campaign. Key donors, alumni and friends of the university donated $242,000 – an increase of $31,000 over last year and $42,000 over the original goal of $200,000. Continue reading “Donations Exceed Woodhouse Match Goal”
Four new coaches are joining the Grace University team in 2015: Kim Karabatsos, head baseball coach; Paul Osborne, head men’s soccer coach; Kathleen Brown, Ph.D., inaugural head softball coach; and Rich Locke, head women’s soccer coach. Continue reading “Introducing Four New Royals Coaches”
Bonswa zanmim! means “Good afternoon my friend” in Creole.
Meghan Ward ’15 is interning in an orphanage in Haiti as she walks out the Grace University mission to be a servant leader in the home, church and world. She is sharing the love of Jesus by helping out with physical therapy, meals and activities, primarily with the 30 children at the orphanage who have special needs. Continue reading “Bonswa zanmim!”
As part of our mission to develop servant leaders for the home, church and world, Grace University has developed a partnership with College Possible to serve low-income students in our community. Continue reading “Grace Develops Partnership with College Possible”
Jeff Banks has joined Grace University as the new Dean of Men.
A native of Scottsbluff, Neb., Banks has served in the pastoral ministry for 20 years, the last nine as the pastor of Cornerstone Fellowship Evangelical Free Church in Greenfield, Iowa. He is a graduate of Moody Bible Institute and Dallas Theological Seminary. Continue reading “Meet Jeff Banks – Our New Dean of Men”
Grace University is pleased to announce that the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) has approved the university’s change request application for two online adult degree completion programs. Beginning in the fall of 2015, adult degree completion students have the opportunity to earn their bachelor’s degree in business leadership or psychology totally online. Continue reading “New Online Degree Programs Approved”
Longtime photography studio owner Dennis Applegarth understands the value of education. But because he also values time spent with his children, Applegarth pursued higher education alongside his three children at Grace University.
This spring, he graduated with one of them, and in 2012, he did the same. Continue reading “Family Ties Strong for Students at Grace”
You’ve felt the Lord calling you to serve. Now, finish your Bachelor of Science degree in Ministry Studies.
The Grace University Ministry Studies program lays a foundation for effective leadership in ministry in as little as 16 months. Continue reading “Ministry Studies: Answering the Call”
Karl Pagenkemper, Grace University vice president of academic affairs is pleased to announce the addition of a theatre concentration beginning with the 2015 academic year.
“Grace has a multitude of students with a theatrical gift,” Pagenkemper said. “Adding theatre is a natural progression, as music and performing arts continue to thrive at this university.” Continue reading “Grace University Adds Theatre Concentration”
“That in the ages to come He might show the surpassing riches of His grace…” Eph. 2:7
Pastor James Gray spent more than 40 years in ministry and continues to serve in retirement from the pulpit. Continue reading “Touched by Grace”
The Grace University Athletic Department is pleased to announce Chaia Huff as Grace University’s Head Women’s Basketball Coach. Chaia has a heart for Christian higher-learning and investing in young women through sports. She is committed to developing servant leaders for the home, church and the world through the avenue of intercollegiate basketball. We are confident she will help our student-athletes learn how to succeed on the court, in our Grace community, and most importantly, in life. Continue reading “Grace University Welcomes New Women’s Basketball Coach”
Grace University has been awarded the Jonathan N. Thigpen Enrollment Growth Award from the Association for Biblical Higher Education (ABHE). The award stems from Grace University experiencing a 29 percent growth rate in enrollment in the 2013-2014 school year. The award was presented to Dr. David Barnes, university president, at the 68th annual meeting of the ABHE in February. Continue reading “Grace University Receives Enrollment Growth Award”