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New labs, curriculum get students in a learning flow

September 14, 2017 / by / 0 Comment

GCU’s third-year engineering students returned this year to cutting edge new labs and a spiffed up curriculum that allows them to easily apply a broad array of concepts. Students are conducting experiments with such high-tech lab equipment as the Reynolds Apparatus in the new transport phenomena lab and torsion and testers in the new biomaterials labs.

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GCU students rush to join hurricane relief efforts

September 12, 2017 / by / 0 Comment

When Dr. Tim Griffin, GCU Pastor and Dean of Students, put out a call for hurricane relief volunteers, students provided an overwhelming and heart-stirring response. A total of 629 signed up for a mission trip to aid ravaged Houston. “It’s a huge blessing,” said Global Outreach Manager Blake Small.

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Faculty work together to find academic solutions

September 11, 2017 / by / 0 Comment

Grand Canyon University faculty do a lot of sharing of information, and it cuts across all modalities. It’s all part of what University administrators call a “collaborative curriculum.”

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One Foundation explores worldview of creation

September 11, 2017 / by / 0 Comment

Grand Canyon University faculty gathered Friday for the first One Foundation Lunch and Learn of the fall semester. Faculty can join community groups to further break down the message.

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Faculty book aims to inspire student teachers

September 07, 2017 / by / 2 Comments

With the new school year, student teachers at Grand Canyon University are also entering their classrooms. To help them prepare and uncover God’s presence in the classroom, the College of Education has created a 48-page book filled with insightful devotions, experiences and real-life situations.

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GCU statement regarding DACA announcement

September 06, 2017 / by / 5 Comments

Grand Canyon University supports initiatives that provide legal clarity for DACA students. There are 300-400 DACA students currently on our campus and we will continue to support and embrace them as they pursue their education and build a better future for themselves and their families.

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You’ll laugh on your visit to ‘The Good Doctor’

August 31, 2017 / by / 0 Comment

Brilliant performances and side-splitting humor are on the playbill of Ethington Theatre’s newest production, “The Good Doctor.” The Neil Simon play features short stories by Russian writer Anton Chekhov that reveal a gamut of humanity and elicit one laugh after the next. You’ll laugh your way through the visit.

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Local Outreach offers 6 new ways to spread the love

August 30, 2017 / by / 0 Comment

GCU students love to help others more needy than themselves, and Local Outreach Ministries this year offers six new ways to spread love to local residents. It’s a great way to feel the joy of bringing happiness to others.

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Antelope Intros: Roland Morgan and Matt Bjur

August 28, 2017 / by / 0 Comment

This week’s edition of Antelope Intros features two new employees who have a big-time connection to music.

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Did you hear the one about the 30-year professor?

August 28, 2017 / by / 0 Comment

Dr. Larry Barron has been teaching psychology at GCU for 30 years, and it’s no laughing matter. Except that it is. He has written and presented a number of publications that analyze humor and created and taughta class on the psychology of humor for 24 years. He is deeply grateful for his role at GCU, and, in particular, has a heart for the students.

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