The Season of Finishing

To everything there is a season. The season of beginnings is an energizing elixir of possibility, hope, doubt, energy, fear and wonderment. For students it means mastering new courses, new roles for the music ensemble, stage or athletic team and new, higher expectations. Always we begin again and always with anticipation. In the world of [...]

Celebrating Scholarship

A couple of weeks ago I wrote about the importance of scholarships in the lives of students, and how they allow students to study, achieve and go out into the world to serve. There is another meaning to that term when used in the singular, “scholarship.” It refers to the work of scholars, of people [...]

Things I Will Miss-Learning Places

Last week I talked about the different learning experiences I have had while at Fresno Pacific. This week I want to share with you some of my favorite learning places. If you have read any of my blogs, chances are you have read about The Table 2.0. There’s a lot of reasons for this, the [...]

Things I Will Miss-Learning Experiences

The next thing I will miss from Fresno Pacific University are the different opportunities to learn. I’m talking about more than the classroom experiences and discussions. Don’t get me wrong, the books we read in most my classes have been extremely informative and interesting. I loved the in-class discussions we had, and as a result, [...]

Because We Love the Game

We are into the NLI season. NLI is not a new kind of mosquito-borne virus, nor is it a new sport or a new athletic league. The National Letter of Intent (NLI) is a process that creates an official relationship between a prospective student-athlete and the college where he or she intends to enroll and [...]

FPU COL Daily

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