Ivy and the Children of Ghana: A Story of Healing

I still cry when I think about those kids in Ghana—when I shuffle through their pictures or read the letters they wrote me on...

How to Form Healthy Habits that Last

Trying out the latest fitness trends? Easy! Sticking to them? That’s the tough part. Whether you’re just beginning or well on your way toward...

Faculty Spotlight: Scott Bennett, Ph.D.

Dr. Scott Bennett’s students know what it’s like to be challenged, to be pushed beyond their comfort zones. Whether they are encouraged to visit...

From Late-Night Debates to Late-Night Newborns and Dissertations: The Priest, the...

"Impassioned political visionary Thomas Jefferson was not without ironclad convictions. Nevertheless, he wrote, “I never considered a difference of opinion in politics, in religion,...

Athletics: Work Ethic Propels Sharp-Shooter Sam Okhotin to the Top

As he sat on the bench in his first official college basketball game, Sam Okhotin tried not to let his emotions take over. It...

Talking Point: Q&A with Sandy Soohoo-Refaei

In March 2015, Sandy Soohoo-Refaei joined PLNU’s staff as the new director of the Office of Global Studies. She has a B.A. in sociology...