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    Southern Nazarene University Completes Expansion of its Retirement Community

    Southern Nazarene University (SNU) recently completed a major expansion of its Southern Plaza Retirement Community. Located just south of the main campus of SNU in Bethany, Oklahoma, the original independent living facility of 112 apartments now includes 66 assisted living and 26 memory care units. With the addition of these professional services, Southern Plaza Retirement Community now offers a full range of care for its residents, while maintaining its long-standing reputation for outstanding service and a warm, caring environment.  Continue Reading This Blog...

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    SNU President Loren Gresham Announces He Will Retire in 2017

    Dr. Loren P. Gresham announced today he will retire on July 31, 2017. At that time he will have led Southern Nazarene University as president for 28 years. For the 22 years preceding his presidency Dr. Gresham served SNU in other administrative, teaching, and coaching roles.  Continue Reading This Blog...



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Founded in 1899, Southern Nazarene University is a private, Christian, liberal arts university - a service of the Church of the Nazarene. Located on a 40-acre campus just west of Oklahoma City, SNU grew out of several small colleges committed to training people for service to God and their fellow man. More than 32,000 alumni work and serve throughout the United States and the world. Read About Our Heritage