Archive for September, 2016

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‘Lunch and Learn’ breaks bread on materialism

September 19, 2016 / by / 0 Comment

The first “Lunch and Learn” of the Integration of Faith, Learning and Work speaker series featured a discussion about what it means to not live by bread alone. Dr. Moronke Oke of the Colangelo College of Business stressed the importance of putting purpose, principles and people at the top of our pyramid, and Joshua Danaher of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences talked about being authentic in our daily thoughts and actions.

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Women’s basketball players smile for the cameras

September 16, 2016 / by / 0 Comment

GCU women’s basketball players show team smiles during media day.

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Antelope Intros: LaTasha Johnson

September 16, 2016 / by / 0 Comment

This week’s edition of Antelope Intros features a Student Services counselor who is a Sci-Fi junkie and finds excitement in the arts.

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Farmers market a fresh addition to GCU life

September 16, 2016 / by / 0 Comment

Apples, bananas and carrots, oh my! And pears and peaches and plums, kale and spinach and oranges and figs. Tables were heaped with fresh produce Thursday during GCU’s second farmers market of the year.

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Slideshow: Thunder, Havocs share their hearts at PCH

September 15, 2016 / by / 0 Comment

Children at Phoenix Children’s Hospital got a break from routine when Thunder and Havocs with Heart paid an energetic, fun-filled visit.

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GCU Foundation, Havocs bring ‘recess’ to cancer patients

September 15, 2016 / by / 0 Comment

A superhero-themed extended recess inside the “ChildLife Zone” room at Phoenix Children’s Hospital on Wednesday night came together because of the partnerships between Grand Canyon University Foundation and its Run to Fight Children’s Cancer charities — PCH and the Children’s Cancer Network (CCN).

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Men’s basketball players say ‘cheese’ on Media Day

September 14, 2016 / by / 0 Comment

GCU men’s basketball coach Dan Majerle and players pose for photos and discuss their lofty expectations for the 2016-17 season during Wednesday’s annual Media Day at GCU Arena.

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‘Lunch and Learns’ demonstrate faith in faculty

September 14, 2016 / by / 0 Comment

The Integration of Faith, Learning and Work is an important part of the classroom experience at GCU, and this year the faculty is having more input than ever into the program. The goal, of course, is to benefit students, and Dr. Jason Hiles, dean of the College of Theology, is confident that will be the result of his decision to form a faculty task force to help him plan and execute the program. Members of the task force already are seeing the benefits.

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Local outreach program inspires students to serve

September 13, 2016 / by / 0 Comment

More than 1,200 students every month find purpose in local volunteer work, participating in GCU’s popular Local Outreach Ministries. From helping the homeless to mentoring middle schoolers, participants find peace and joy from giving to others.

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GCU honors military, terror victims with tributes

September 13, 2016 / by / 0 Comment

The flags that were on the Quad in the shape of “2,996” weren’t the only way GCU commemorated the 15th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks. Prayer cards also were collected at the Student Union for terror victims and service members.

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