News Archive (2018)


  • April 18, 2018
    Azusa Pacific President Jon R. Wallace, DBA, announced today his plan to step away from his position on June 30, 2019. He has accepted an invitation by the Board of Trustees to continue his APU service in a new role¬–as president emeritus.
  • April 16, 2018
    U.S. News & World Report ranks APU's Master's in Social Work Program as one of the top 100 in the United States.
  • April 11, 2018
    The Azusa Pacific University Scholarship Association (APUSA) invites you to celebrate Mother’s Day weekend at our annual Spring Benefit.
  • April 10, 2018 by Rebekah Bruckner
    Lauren Rietkerk ‘17, a student in Azusa Pacific’s Master of Science in Biotechnology program, hopes to align her education with her calling to help solve the world’s conservation crisis.
  • April 9, 2018
    APU's College Headed and Mighty Proud (C.H.A.M.P.) program celebrates its 27th year of introducing the idea of college to more than 13,000 fourth-grade students in the local community.About 200 more will graduate from the program on April 11.
  • April 9, 2018 by John Montesi
    Pursuing a Christian ministries major and vocation can lead to a number of career paths far beyond standing behind a pulpit.
  • March 21, 2018 by Rebekah Bruckner
    Director, producer, and animator, Tony Bancroft, recently joined Azusa Pacific University as head of the new Animation and Visual Effects degree program.
  • March 15, 2018
    The Ahmanson Foundation recently awarded Azusa Pacific University a $300,000 grant toward the construction of a convergent media center to equip journalism and public relations students.
  • March 10, 2018 by Rebekah Bruckner '18
    One of the most important lessons I have learned in college is how important it is to get to know your professors.On the first day of college, I was intimidated, afraid, and unsure of what to expect.
  • February 21, 2018
    As the world mourns the passing of Christian evangelist Billy Graham, members of the Azusa Pacific University share their reflections on the influence and legacy of one of the best known preachers of the 20th Century.
  • February 13, 2018 by Cyndie Hoff
    Offering activities, experience, and resources for young students who envision careers in science, technology engineering, and mathematics (STEM), Azusa Pacific’s fifth annual STEM Day exceeded all previous years’ attendance records.
  • February 5, 2018 by Rebekah Bruckner
    From traditional lattes, to drip coffee, to more creative concoctions like Strawberry Acai Refreshers and the infamous Unicorn Frappuccino, students are sure to find something they love at Azusa Pacific University’s new Starbucks.
  • January 22, 2018 by Rebekah Bruckner
    Located only two blocks from the National Mall, The Museum of the Bible, opened its doors on November 17, 2017. Azusa Pacific University enjoys a partnership with the museum and several members of the APU community attended the opening.
  • January 22, 2018 by University Relations
    Several Azusa Pacific University faculty scholars participate in relevant research within their fields of focus.
  • January 15, 2018 by Evelyn Allen
    Every Wednesday, Ariel (Fortune ’08) Dalton pushes pause on her projects as senior director of trade marketing at DanoneWave to focus on penning handwritten messages of encouragement or gratitude to members of her team and those who support her.
  • January 8, 2018 by University Relations
    TRiO, an extension of Azusa Pacific’s Undergraduate Academic Success Center, $1.3 million Upward Bound grant to help first-generation and low-income Azusa High School students excel in their higher education pursuits.
  • January 8, 2018 by University Relations
    Azusa Pacific recently launched partnerships with 15 local school districts comprising more than 25 high schools, creating an additional pathway for students to attend APU.

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