PLNU News

31
Aug

The new 32,900 square foot science facility in the heart of PLNU's campus will provide much needed space for teaching and research to continue to prepare the finest science graduates. 

Learn More About the Campaign for the Sciences

Completion set for August 2015.

Check out Dr. McConnell's funny video regarding our science building.


Drs. Martin and Choung from Chemistry can't wait for our new science building.

Biology
03
Jul

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Congratulations to our incoming PLNU students and their families! 

Please join us for a valuable and fun Parent Connection social, designed just for you and hosted in the home of a fellow PLNU parent.  Network with other new PLNU parents, gather wisdom from those who have gone before, and get your personal questions answered by current parents and PLNU staff.

Our goal is to help you feel ready and excited about your student and their coming experiences at PLNU, along with a chance to build new relationships with other parents prior to your on-campus events of NSO.  Space is limited, so please RSVP quickly to either of two dates and locations as we all share in this wonderful extended Christian community that we call PLNU Parent Connection.

Event Dates:

August 10 |  Saturday, 9-11am (Scripps Ranch, CA)

August 22 |  Thursday, 6:30-8:30pm (Rancho Santa Fe, CA)

We look forward to seeing you there!
 

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Questions? Please email Dan DeSaegher at dandesaegher@pointloma.edu
Parents & Families
01
Jun

PLNU alums Alex Rodrick (B.A., Music, 2011) and Christen Horne Ryerson (B.A., Music, 2012) continue PLNU Voice's stream of accolades, winning large cash awards in the 2015 annual competition of the Musical Merit Foundation of Greater San Diego. The competition final round awards were announced in a concert on Sunday afternoon May 30th at First United Methodist Church in Mission Valley.  Founded in 1945, Musical Merit Foundation of Greater San Diego (www.musicalmerit.org) now awards over $85,000 in prize money every year to young musicians in vocal and instrumental music who live in or attend college in the greater San Diego region.  Rodrick, a mezzo-soprano, receives a $7,000 cash prize; soprano Ryerson receives a cash award of $5,000. Both young vocalists, who studied while at PLNU with Dr. J. Craig Johnson, are pursuing professional careers as opera singers.

Music
25
May

This year's portfolio review was a huge success. Check out some of the graphic design portfolios from our graduates! 

View some of our 2014 portfolios

View some of our 2015 portfolios

Follow us on ISSUU to stay up-to-date with our program and our designers.

Art & Design
22
May

Since 2004 PLNU has been participating in the City of San Diego’s recycling program.  Through the work of everyone across the campus we were fortunate enough to once again win the Director’s Recycling Award.  This is our ninth award from the City of San Diego Environmental Services Department.  Our recycling program includes single-stream recycle bins; electronic, battery, and ink recycling; donations;  on-campus composting for dorms and offices and off-campus composting for Sodexo food waste; shred recycling; as well as carpet and construction recycling.  Awards such as these are only possibly through the participation of our campus community so thank you for your support and continued sustainability efforts.  We look forward to continuing to  our sustainability initiatives together.

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