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Talking Point: Q&A with Dean Nelson, Ph.D.

Dr. Dean Nelson, founder and director of the PLNU journalism program, has hosted the Writer’s Symposium by the Sea since its beginning in 1995. In celebration of the symposium’s...

Worlds Woven Together

Each summer for the past six years, a group of PLNU business students has traveled to the rural village of Akatsi, Ghana, West Africa for four weeks...
Michael Lodahl

Faculty Spotlight: Michael Lodahl, Ph.D.

As you step into Dr. Michael Lodahl’s office, you’re instantly immersed into the heart of academia. Shelves brimming with countless books, ranging from rabbinic theology to 18th century philosophy,...

Annie Gerhart: Living and Working with an Open Heart

Annie Gerhart’s mother was the first to have an inkling that her daughter would thrive as a nurse. But it was only after watching “Emergency!,” the 1970s...

Athletics: Fall 2014

Sea Lions from Around the World PLNU’s athletic teams host a multitude of talent when it comes to everything from rebounds and free throws to goals,...

Discovering My Passion

Growing up, I was always fascinated with television shows about murder mysteries like CSI and Dr. G: Medical Examiner, as well as more lighthearted...

Transforming the Future. Together.

Why is PLNU engaging in a Campaign for the Sciences? Learn the answer and why a new science center is absolutely vital to the university’s future.
Jeff Youngren

Talking Point: Q&A with Jeff Youngren

Jeff Youngren graduated with a biology degree. Now, he and his wife, Erin, own photography businesses. Nevertheless, Jeff serves on the Research Associates board...

Athletics: Summer 2014

PLNU Wins the NCCAA Men’s Basketball Title At the end of every basketball season, there are only a handful of teams throughout the country that...

If Walls Could Talk

In 2008, PLNU partnered with Carrier Johnson + CULTURE, a San Diego-based architecture and interior design firm, to facilitate design of what would be...