News Archive (2017)


  • September 5, 2017 by Rebekah Bruckner ’18
    With professors and students recognized for their advanced research and commitment to selfless service, Azusa Pacific University’s School of Nursing creates the finest nurses in the nation.
  • August 25, 2017 by Rebekah Bruckner ’18
    Steven Schmidt ’17, commercial music major, and friend Christian Guerrero, received the first Charles Dodgson Award from USC's Wonderland Award Competition for their musical Mad World, which tells the story behind Alice's Adventures in Wonderland.
  • August 24, 2017
    APU secured a five-year $1.3 million Upward Bound grant from the U.S. Department of Education that will provide opportunities for first-generation and low-income Azusa high school students to excel in their higher education pursuits.
  • July 31, 2017 by Cynndie Hoff
    Studies indicate that the shift in focus from pure intellectual exploration to job preparation has neither increased the value of higher education nor rendered graduates more marketable.
  • July 24, 2017 by Cynndie Hoff
    This fall, Azusa Pacific's South Africa Semester celebrates 10 years of building relational bridges between people and cultures.
  • June 8, 2017 by University Relations
    Photographer Mark Visser ’12 presents a study in contrasts. At an imposing 6 feet 3 inches, he often lives out of the back of his truck traveling the country and photographing vast wilderness scenes with human subjects, nearly lost in the scale.
  • April 24, 2017 by Rebekah Bruckner
    “The idea just came to me,” said Lauren Meyering, ’17, cinematic arts major and director/writer of Foolish Smarts and How to Lose Them, a student film produced as one of APU’s senior capstone projects in the Department of Cinematic Arts.
  • April 11, 2017 by Logan Cain
    With their careers on the line, 12 APU alumni, now fourth year medical students, were matched with residencies in the specialties of their choice in a process mirroring draft day in professional sports.
  • April 11, 2017 by Rebekah Bruckner
    Azusa Pacific University’s Doctorate of Physical Therapy program gives students the opportunity to master new technology used in clinical practice through the iPad one-to-one program.
  • April 4, 2017
    The Hugh & Hazel Darling Foundation recently awarded Azusa Pacific University a $750,000 grant to support the establishment of a Center for Public Affairs.
  • March 13, 2017 by Evan R. Cain
    For a political science student, working in the California State Legislature directly following graduation sounds too good to be true. Not so for APU alumna Alexis Leicht, ‘16.
  • February 13, 2017
    Azusa Pacific University’s School of Education hosts its annual Education Hiring Fair for students, alumni, and members of the public seeking jobs in the field. The event takes place March 11. Register by March 9.

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