Jackson, Ridnour Headline Barnstorm

Courtesy: Northwest Christian University Sports Information EUGENE, Ore. – The Northwest Christian University athletic department announces the 2013 Barnstorm All-Star Game. Numerous current and former professional basketball players are confirmed to participate against Oregon high school all-stars on Sunday, June 30th at 7:00 p.m. at Churchill High School. The event is a fundraiser to benefit … Continue reading »

NCU Honors Eugene Leaders

EUGENE, Ore. — Northwest Christian University held a benefit Thursday night for its academic and student life programs. It also handed out awards for outstanding leadership and ethics. This year’s winners were Jim Wildish and the Eugene Chamber of Commerce. “They provide such a wonderful example for our students to look up to and aspire … Continue reading »

NCU Freezes Tuition Rates

EUGENE, Ore. — As public universities keep raising tuition rates, a local private university just froze them for the second time in three years. Northwest Christian University’s board of trustees wants to make education affordable for students and their families. The tuition freeze applies to undergraduate and graduate programs, as well as the professional studies … Continue reading »

Web Extra: Luke Jackson Named NCU Coach

EUGENE, Ore. — Former Oregon and Creswell High star Luke Jackson was introduced as the head coach of Northwest Christian University in Eugene, Oregon on February 20th, 2013. Jackson was the 10th overall pick of the 2004 NBA Draft, and this is his first coaching job. Click above to watch his entire introductory press conference. Here … Continue reading »

St. Vincent’s Starts Food Distribution

EUGENE, Ore. — After months of collecting donations, on Thursday St. Vincent de Paul started handing out its food boxes. The Northwest Christian University Men’s Basketball Team helped out, making sure everyone who came through got all the fixings for a great holiday dinner. The boxes included a turkey, ham or chicken, fresh bread rolls … Continue reading »

NCU Students Volunteer for Nonprofits

EUGENE, Ore. — Students of Northwest Christian University pitched in to help the community in a variety of ways Wednesday. It’s part of the annual Embrace the Community Day, and students all over Eugene helped out with more than a dozen different projects. There was everything from preparing the Egan Warming Center, to helping out … Continue reading »

NCU Students Perform Community Service

EUGENE, Ore. — Students at Northwest Christian University are taking a day off from classes Wednesday to go serve the community. This is the group’s 15th annual Embrace the Community Day event. About 300 students, faculty and staff will take part in 15 projects at 13 local organizations, like St. Vincent de Paul, Food for … Continue reading »

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