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Symposium shows Honors College achievements

April 11, 2016 / by / 0 Comment

Nearly 70 students from the Honors College presented research projects related to themes of service, ethics, research and leadership Saturday at the third annual Grand Canyon University Symposium Showcase. The students are part of the top 11 brightest and most creative teams competing for scholarships scheduled to be awarded April 16.

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Student ministry makes the homeless feel special

April 11, 2016 / by / 0 Comment

It’s one thing to talk about what GCU students do in their Homeless Ministry. It’s quite another to actually see it in action. The scene Saturday at the Central Arizona Shelter Services compound, where students washed the feet of the homeless and gave them food, clothing and other necessities, was heartwarming.

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Robotics Competition is STEM-centric fun

April 08, 2016 / by / 0 Comment

The FIRST Robotics Competition, which goes through Saturday at GCU Arena, is as much fun for the fans as it is for the participants. Robots have to cross medieval-style defensive barriers that are selected by audience members.

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‘Amazing’ Canyon Worship album released

April 08, 2016 / by / 0 Comment

The 2016 Canyon Worship LP is set to be released Tuesday, and Christian music lovers are in for a treat in the first LP by the Center for Worship Arts. The album contains the three songs from last year’s EP plus seven new songs. “Some of the best songs I’ve ever heard are on this album,” said Dr. John Frederick, the CWA manager.

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Antelope Intros: James Morey and Alisha Tillotson

April 08, 2016 / by / 1 Comment

This week’s edition of Antelope Intros features two down-to-earth individuals who enjoy family time. One likes to connect his children to nature while the other prefers to play it safe with french fries and bowling.

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Career Services Student Worker of the Month: Megan Nicolazzo

April 06, 2016 / by / 0 Comment

Megan Nicolazzo, named the Student Worker of the Month for March, “exudes a caring and compassionate attitude toward everyone she encounters,” said Amber Chapman, who nominated her. GCU Today has the story.

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Sports Marketing students hit a home run with baseball project

April 06, 2016 / by / 0 Comment

Sports Marketing students in the Colangelo College of Business did a recent project that tested their baseball skills — they had to learn how to hit a curveball. Not literally, of course. They simply had to find the best way to market a GCU baseball game to other students. GCU Today has the story.

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Vets salute what GCU military program does for them

April 05, 2016 / by / 0 Comment

When GCU established its military program in 2013, it quickly became a lifesaver for veterans who want to resume or begin their education and be in a better position for a new career. The family of Master Sergeant Steve Hall, in particular, has taken advantage of the program.

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No lid on creativity for Canyon Challenge finalists

April 04, 2016 / by / 0 Comment

The five finalists in the fifth annual Canyon Challenge entrepreneurial competition are an interesting array of ideas — everything from the outline of your favorite state on a hat to creating your own adventure story in gaming. There also are business plans for new ways to connect electronically, to feature digital ads on trucks and to organize raffles.

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Oh, the characters you’ll see in ‘Seussical’

April 01, 2016 / by / 0 Comment

Photos by Darryl Webb GCU News Bureau Anyone who has ever read and loved Dr. Seuss books will be blown away by GCU’s College of Fine Arts and Production “Seussical the Musical,” opening tonight in Ethington Theatre. Even though the lively musical with a cast of colorful characters is sold out, you can enjoy perusing this slideshow of some of COFAP’s great work.

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