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Baptisms, water fun highlight Saddleback’s visit

July 24, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

More than 860 high students from southern California’s Saddleback Church arrived on campus Sunday for a weeklong summer camp. Camps attractions included a sub-50 degree “Chill Zone,” a private concert by Christian artist Phil Wickham and a water park dubbed “Winter Waterland,” to keep campers cool temperatures reaching up to 115 degrees.

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Jim Mostofo (top left) with some of the Colombian students and the professor he shadowed, Juan Gomez.
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A teacher gets a great lesson in Colombia

July 21, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

Jim Mostofo, an assistant professor in the College of Education, went to Medellin, Colombia, in April and had the experience of a lifetime.

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Dr. Perry Baker will serve as assistant dean for the College of Science, Engineering and Technology.
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Baker brings biology background to new role

July 17, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

Grand Canyon University hired Dr. Perry Baker, the former dean of Arizona Christian University, to serve as assistant dean at the newly restructured College of Science, Engineering and Technology.

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student in GCU's doctor of nursing practice program, trains new nurses at Phoenix Children's Hospital. 
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Research-to-practice translation is aim of degree

July 08, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

GCU’s doctor of nursing practice, which was launched in the spring, begins a new session of courses this month with 90 nursing-leader students who are learning to translate their research into innovative health-care solutions.

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Dressing for success in the workplace

July 02, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

It’s important to develop a sense of what’s appropriate for on-the-job attire, and GCU’s Office of Career Services has some suggestions.

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Randy Gibb has been named dean for Grand Canyon University's College of Business.
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Randy Gibb named dean of College of Business

July 01, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

The College of Business has a new dean, and Randy Gibb brings with him extensive experience in leadership and innovation after a 26-year career in the Air Force.

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Dr. Jason Hiles, dean of GCU's College of Theology (Photo by Darryl Webb)
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Theology announces M.Div. degree program

July 01, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

“Essential degree” for those called to a ministry career has been a long time coming to GCU. The 90-credit-hour program will take most students three to four years to complete.

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The new upper deck is in place at GCU Arena.
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GCU Arena expansion is sitting pretty

June 26, 2014 / by / 2 Comments

Expansion of GCU Arena continues to be on schedule, and it appears that it won’t be long before the final details can be wrapped up.

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A team of budding scientists at Montebello School  in Phoenix brought home gold and bronze medals from the recent  MESA National Design Competition. From left: Suny Mendez, William Fazille, Montebello teacher and team coach Kelby Milgrim, Carlos Soto and Joselin Cruz. (Photos courtesy of Alhambra Elementary School District)
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GCU-aided school trip brings national awards

June 26, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

A team of students from Montebello School in Phoenix brought home gold and bronze medals from last weekend’s national Mathematics, Engineering, Science Achievement competition in Portland, where they demonstrated a prosthetic arm they had designed, built and tested. The students’ trip was funded by GCU.

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Maria Quimba, assistant dean in GCU's College of Nursing and Health Care Professions, became a nurse at age 20.
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Quimba feted twice for visionary leadership

June 23, 2014 / by / 3 Comments

Assistant Dean Maria Quimba of GCU’s College of Nursing and Health Care Professions received awards from two organizations last week in Phoenix for her innovative leadership of faculty, staff and students and forward-thinking programs that promote nursing in the 21st century.

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