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Sep 22, 2020, 06:55 ET North Park University Appoints Dr. Cynthia Hudson as New Dean of Nursing and Health Sciences

North Park University (North Park) appoints Dr. Cynthia Hudson as its Dean of School of Nursing and Health Sciences. Bringing exemplary achievements...


Sep 14, 2020, 17:03 ET North Park University Rankings Jump in 2021 U.S. News & World Report

North Park University (North Park) jumped 22 spots in the 2021 Midwest regional rankings, U.S. News & World Report announced today. The nearly 3,000...


Sep 08, 2020, 18:00 ET North Park University: A Successful Start to the Fall 2020 Semester

After months of COVID-19 risk-mitigation planning, North Park University (North Park) has welcomed its Fall 2020 class of first-year, returning, and...


Jun 30, 2020, 06:03 ET North Park University Goes Test Optional in Response to Pandemic

North Park University (North Park) has long reviewed its applicants on a holistic basis—grade point average, rigor of high school curriculum,...


Jun 16, 2020, 06:03 ET 17 DREAMers Awarded Scholarships at North Park University

North Park University (North Park) has awarded scholarships to a cohort of 17 students recognized by the nation's largest college scholarship program ...


May 26, 2020, 06:03 ET North Park University's Mission Grounded in Faith, Purpose

As higher education institutions across the globe pivot from in-person to online campus communities, what's essential at the core is their mission....


May 14, 2020, 07:02 ET North Park University School of Nursing Lives out Mission Caring for COVID-19 Patients

Collaborative, skillful, passionate, ethical, knowledgeable—North Park University School of Nursing and Health Science (SNHS) embodies this mission...


Apr 29, 2020, 17:03 ET North Park University Graduates Offer Skills to Reduce Shortages in Healthcare

Rush for medical supplies, access to testing, shortage of qualified talent—our overwhelmed healthcare system is calling for the next generation of...


Apr 22, 2020, 18:54 ET North Park University Embraces Faith, Emotional Well-being during COVID-19

As higher education institutions across the country make decisions in support of slowing the spread of the coronavirus, North Park University (North...


Apr 03, 2020, 13:09 ET North Park University: 4 Immediate Financial Actions for Small Businesses During COVID-19

Local restaurants, beauty salons, cafes, fitness clubs—these are the staples of daily life—and support our economy. Small businesses are encountering ...


Mar 02, 2020, 16:01 ET Hispanic Serving Institution Designation Given to North Park by Federal Government

North Park University has been named a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) by the U.S. Department of Education, a designation that recognizes North...


Jan 27, 2020, 11:43 ET North Park University trains students to be future ministry leaders

As part of a new Christian Ministries Studies (CMS) major being offered at North Park University, students develop their spiritual formation and a...


Dec 17, 2019, 11:43 ET Longtime Professor Michelle Clifton-Soderstrom named Interim Dean of North Park Seminary

Rev. Dr. Michelle Clifton-Soderstrom has been appointed Interim Dean of Faculty for North Park University Theological Seminary. A Seminary alum,...


Nov 13, 2019, 14:45 ET North Park University Partners with Illinois Businesses to Equip Students with Career Skills

North Park University President Mary K. Surridge opened the conversation about how to prepare students for in-demand careers at a roundtable...


Sep 23, 2019, 15:15 ET North Park University and National Science Foundation Support Diversity in STEM

As part of a joint commitment to prepare more undergraduate students in careers as highly qualified scientists, engineers, and technicians, the...


Feb 22, 2019, 13:42 ET Hundreds of supporters attend inauguration of North Park President Mary K. Surridge

With hundreds of well-wishers in attendance, Mary K. Surridge was inaugurated as the 10th President of North Park University Friday, February 15....


Feb 11, 2019, 17:13 ET Inauguration of President Mary K. Surridge to cap week of festivities at North Park University

A weeklong celebration that will include a 10K run to support student scholarships, a Showcase of the Arts that features student and alumni...


Feb 05, 2019, 12:51 ET North Park University panel to discuss how urban violence affects public health

At a North Park University forum on Wednesday, Feb. 6, Chicago Department of Public Health Commissioner, Julie Morita MD, will headline a discussion...


Jan 24, 2019, 16:03 ET Science-minded high schoolers offered college-level courses at North Park University's Summer Science Academy

Back by popular demand, North Park University will open its state-of-the-art science facilities to high schoolers who enroll in our Summer Science...


Dec 06, 2018, 15:56 ET North Park University offers two degrees to meet new requirement for Athletic Trainers

First in Chicago and one of a few in Chicagoland, North Park University launches a master's degree to prepare athletic trainers to meet new...


Oct 01, 2018, 16:59 ET Chicago Bears linebacker Sam Acho discusses 50 years of kneel-down protests at North Park University

North Park University will welcome Chicago Bears linebacker Sam Acho, now in his eighth season in the National Football League, and Dr. John Carlos,...


Apr 26, 2018, 03:17 ET A Tale of Two Cities: North Park University Provost Michael O. Emerson Co-authors Book Exploring Differences in How Houston and Copenhagen Treat Their Residents (And What it Means for the Rest of Us)

North Park University Provost Michael O. Emerson has co-authored a new book about the two diverging trends that define how modern cities are...


Apr 20, 2018, 12:47 ET North Park University to stage opera "Cendrillon" at Athenaeum Theatre in Chicago

North Park University's music department will perform "Cendrillon," a French-language retelling of Cinderella, at the historic Athenaeum Theatre next ...


Mar 21, 2018, 01:31 ET North Park University offers high schoolers advanced science classes as part of annual Summer Science Academy

In a bid to make science fresh, fun, and engaging for high school juniors and seniors, North Park University will once again open its...


Feb 28, 2018, 12:34 ET Chicago Mayor's Office Lauds North Park University's Catalyst 606__Program for Preparing Future Workforce

Wednesday afternoons, North Park University students leave campus and explore and engage in career opportunities across Chicago as part of the...