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  • Students & Faculty Awarded Scholarship to Oxford University

    BETHANY, OK (May 27, 2013) - Three students from Southern Nazarene University’s School of Theology and Ministry have been chosen from an international pool of applicants to be Student Scholars at Oxford University in England. Scholarships for travel, study, lodging and stipend exceeds $30,000.00 as graduate students, Herschel Hepler & Dale Weaver, along with undergraduate student, Lynn Vogel, participate in the multi-week Scholars Session during the summer, 2013. This unique opportunity is o...  Full Story

  • Select SNU Students to Work with Dead Sea Scrolls

    BETHANY, OK (March 28, 2013) - Dr. Hal A. Cauthron, Chair of the School of Theology and Ministryannounced an exceptional opportunity for select students at SNU in work with a not-yet-published portion of the Dead Sea Scroll (DSS).   Full Story

  • SNU Professor Broadens Work with Green Scholars

    BETHANY, OK (November 28, 2012) – Dr. Marty Alan Michelson continues as a Professor at Southern Nazarene University as he engages new opportunities for SNU School of Theology and Ministry students. Dr.   Full Story

  • SNU Approved as Extension Site

    BETHANY, OK (July 19, 2012) - Nazarene Theological Seminary is pleased to announce the receipt of a historic ruling from its accrediting agency, the Association of Theological Schools (ATS). The letter from the ATS Commission on Accrediting stated in part: After reviewing the information (on the Multi-Campus Seminary) in light of the pertinent Commission’s standards and procedures, the Commission voted: To approve the following extension sites to offer the complete Master of Divinity (MDiv) degr...  Full Story

  • Graduate Student Receives Scholarship to Summer Institute

    BETHANY, Okla. (April 10, 2012) – SNU Master of Arts in Theology student Jonathan Bland has been selected to receive scholarship and stipend exceeding $10,000 to LOGOS at Baylor University, a Summer Institute for students interested in Biblical textual scholarship and Christian apologetics.   Participation for this event grew out of selective engagement connected through SNU’s established connection with the Green Scholars Initiative.   Full Story

  • Theology Professor and SNU Alumni Group Awarded Pastoral Grant

    Professor Marty Alan Michelson and six alumni of Southern Nazarene University’s School of Theology & Ministry have been awarded a $2750 grant from the Samford University Resource Center for Pastoral Excellence.   Funded by the Lilly Foundation, Inc., the grant recognizes the challenges and demands of pastoral work, leaving ministers to feel stressed, resulting in decreasing ministry focus and creativity.  The Grant provides this seven member team with funds to collaborate on a book...  Full Story

  • Southern Nazarene Professor Invited to Green Scholar's Initiative

    BETHANY, Okla. (October 20, 2011) - Southern Nazarene University professor, Dr. Marty Alan Michelson, has been invited to become a Scholar-Mentor with the Green Scholar’s Initiative.  The Green Scholars Initiative is an international project involving dozens of institutions.   Full Story



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