PLNU in Costa Rica

Since 2009, PLNU’s Department of Biology has led a biennial neotropical ecology field course in Costa Rica that has garnered rave reviews by students....

Intensive Care

Carol Kibler (87) recalls one clear indication that she was made for the medical field—
the thrill of her family’s biannual trip to Oregon to...
Golden Gymnassium

Athletics: Fall 2013

Hall of Fame Honors New Inductees The PLNU Athletic Hall of Fame will open its doors for the first time in five years to induct...

The Gift of Time

Experienced caregiver Allyson Ledsam wants people to know the difference their friendships and time can make.

Balancing College with Being a Caregiver

I was not quite two years old when my younger sister, Lizzy, was born. She was tiny and fragile and came into the world...

Caregiving: The Challenge, Choices, and Love

Family caregivers face physical, psychological, and emotional challenges and many difficult decisions as they assist their loved ones. But there are also opportunities for deep joy and gratitude.
Ron Benefiel

Talking Point: Q&A with Ron Benefiel, Ph.D.

PLNU was founded by P.F. Breesee and is affiliated with the Church of the Nazarene, a holiness denomination birthed out of Wesleyan Methodism. PLNU’s...

Faculty Spotlight: Michelle Chen, Ph.D.

To explain her field of study, Dr. Michelle Chen, PLNU associate professor of physics, refers to a ball on her desk. It is hand-sized...