Archive for April, 2013

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Longtime Friends Help GCU Become Destination for Talented Dancers

April 23, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

Freshmen Nicole Mayes and Chelsea Buss hadn’t planned to attend college together, but that’s the way it worked out. Dance Director Susannah Keita says highly trained dancers like them are becoming common in GCU’s third-year program.

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Honors Society Inductees Saluted as KBCOB’s Best, Brightest

April 22, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

The Delta Mu Delta business honors society honored 139 students at a Monday ceremony, placing them into a select group of more than 800 total GCU students inducted into the prestigious academic group since 1996.

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Juggling Act: Christman Balances Softball, Nursing Clinicals, RA Duties

April 22, 2013 / by / 1 Comment

Janelle Christman’s schedule is so hectic, it looks like one of those “Matrix” codes that make you dizzy just looking at it. But she somehow keeps it all straight while playing softball, performing clinical duties as a nurse and serving as a resident assistant at Canyon Hall.

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Antelope Intros: Megan Boughton, Kenny Byers and Aundrea Brown

April 19, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

In this week’s Antelope Intros, we bring you an enrollment counselor who counts ferrets and Fire Belly Toads among her unconventional pets, a public safety officer who hopes to adopt two of his foster children, and an employee who finds her release through poetry.

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New Student Affairs Office Led by Minister With Heart for Young Adults

April 18, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

Former enrollment staffer Jeremy Mack will oversee campus student engagement for the new Grand Canyon University Office of Student Affairs this fall.

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For D-II’s National Wrestler of the Year, GCU Feels Like Home

April 18, 2013 / by / 2 Comments

Tyrell Fortune, the Division II National Wrestler of the Year, says he is committed to GCU even if it means missing out on an opportunity for a fourth successive collegiate national title.

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GCU Doctoral Learner, 72, Finds Something New to Conquer

April 17, 2013 / by / 10 Comments

Mary Trickel, who has made a lifetime of accomplishing goals, now has another one: a doctorate before her 75th birthday.

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Ethington Theatre Season Concludes With a Spirited ‘H.M.S. Pinafore’

April 15, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

Under the direction of Michael Kary, the College of Fine Arts and Production version of Gilbert and Sullivan’s classic 19th-century musical brings down the curtain on 2012-13 in rousing fashion.

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Blanchard, Colangelo Share Servant Leadership Secrets

April 12, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

Dr. Ken Blanchard and Jerry Colangelo, whose names are affixed to Grand Canyon University’s business programs, capped a spring speaker series by encouraging the GCU community to embrace servant leadership principles.

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Local Singer-Songwriter to Lead Worship at Monday’s Chapel

April 12, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

BJ Putnam and his wife, Barbara, have served as worship pastors at the Church for the Nations in north Phoenix for the past 14 years.

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