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Southern Nazarene University - Character Culture Christ

Dr. Lena Crouso joins SNU as the inaugural Vice Dr. Lena Crouso, Vice President for Intercultural Learning & EngagementPresident for Intercultural Learning and Engagement. She provides leadership for the design and implementation of institution-wide efforts to ensure diversity, inclusion, equity, respect, and the way of reconciliation is lived out in the SNU community. The ILE team includes Center for Student SuccessTRIO Programs / Student Support ServicesMcNair and Center for Global Engagement. Dr. Crouso is the daughter of Asian Indian immigrants and states that her journey from Hinduism to Christ, and her diverse life path, have given her a heart and mind for the empowerment of all people through intercultural understanding and a desire to lead people in spiritual, emotional and social transformation and freedom. She serves as the Chief Diversity Officer. Rev. Dr. Crouso is an ordained Elder in the Church of the Nazarene.

Our Nazarene Heritage
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 educating people for lives of service to God, leadership, and reconciliation toward their neighbors and within the global community. More than 32,000 alumni work and serve throughout the United States and the world. Read About Our Heritage

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