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Neumann Named
Academic All-America
Becomes First-Ever Academic All-America for Beach Volleyball
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Jenna Wallace ’12 Elected and
Appointed Lincoln County DA
An Opportunity to Serve Oregon Communities
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Beacon Magazine: Bushnell
Student-Athletes Set High Academic Marks
Honoring the Gospel of Christ by Chasing Excellence in Class and Competition
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Two Internationally Known Business
Leaders Join Bushnell University
Introducing the University’s Inventive New Office of Executive-in-Residence
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Beacon Magazine:
Becoming Beloved Community
Conversations about a Biblical Perspective on Racial Reconciliation
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Beacon Magazine:
More Than a Job Board
The Purposeful Graduate Model of Career Development
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Bushnell Business Graduates
Land Strong Opportunities
Five Recent Alumni Land Roles All Across the Country
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Bushnell University Alumna Honored
Sherry Reeder Wins 2024 OnPoint Prize for Excellence
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Internship Insights:
Niamh Taylor-Hughes
Supporting Local Children Through Coaching
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  • We wanted to congratulate alumna Sherry Reeder '17, M.Ed. '19 on being named a 2024 OnPoint Prize for Exellence in Education Educator of the Year award recipient! 
As one of four award winners, this prestigious recognition honors outstanding educators in Oregon and Southwest Washington who inspire students and make significant contributions to their schools and communities. 

Sherry works as a special education teacher at Molalla River Middle School in Molalla, Oregon, with her commitment to her students and innovative teaching methods setting her apart as a leader in education. Sherry believes in the potential of every student and emphasizes the importance of giving students a voice in their education. She states, “Involving students in their academics by giving them a voice and a chance to be heard moves mountains and supports students in overcoming barriers.”

Great work, Sherry, on pursuing your calling and your dedication to your students!

Read the full story on our website!
    4 days ago
  • Views from within the shade of campus 🕶️
    1 week ago
  • Counting down the days to when we get to meet our new Bushnell students this fall 🙌 Here's a just a few of our new Beacons! 

Future Beacons! Get to know a few of your fellow classmates through our @bushnelladmissions account, where we post new student intros and would love to feature even more. DM the @bushnelladmissions account with a portrait of yourself and a quick bio with your name, hometown, intended major, and other fun facts about you!

#BushnellBound
    2 weeks ago
  • Wishing our Beacons a happy Fourth of July as we celebrate our freedoms with our community! 🇺🇸🎆
    2 weeks ago
  • Niamh Taylor-Hughes, student-athlete from Wexford, Ireland, combined her interests in soccer and communication for an internship at the Eugene Metro Fútbol Club this spring semester! ⚽

As a member of our University women’s soccer team, Niamh utilized her skill set with her internship work including coaching sessions two to three times a week, during which she gained hands-on experience leading training sessions. In addition to coaching, she engaged in marketing activities, including posting to social media, completing graphic design projects, and event planning.

Reflecting on how this experience prepared her for her future career, Niamh expressed that in addition to sharpening her coaching skills, getting the chance to connect and build relationships with the kids was one of her favorite parts of the internship, reminding her that it is not always serious, its about having fun in the sport.

Great work, Niamh! 👏

Read the full story on our website!
    2 weeks ago
  • Are you searching for an education rooted in wisdom, faith, and service? 
You are invited to join Bushnell University during Oregon Private College Week to see why Bushnell would be right for you!

Wondering what Bushnell has to offer among other Oregon private universities? Bushnell University continues to rank in the TOP 3 lowest average annual costs for Oregon four-year regionally accredited private universities, with 100% of our traditional undergraduates receiving at least 135 hours of experience in their field.

Take a tour of the University campus and hear about the programs, activities, and internship opportunities Bushnell has to offer through Christ-centered education starting July 29. Visiting us this week will qualify you for our $1,000 Visit Scholarship! Register online now by clicking the link in our bio! 

We can't wait to see you at Bushnell! #OPCW2024
    3 weeks ago
  • Our incoming Beacons brightened our Friday during our second Early Registration event!
New students took the day to get acquainted with each other and our staff, register for classes with our academic advisors, and check out campus as they prepare to start their year at Bushnell in August.
    3 weeks ago
  • Looking forward to the fall when we can join in fellowship and worship together during Chapel 🙏
    3 weeks ago
We wanted to congratulate alumna Sherry Reeder '17, M.Ed. '19 on being named a 2024 OnPoint Prize for Exellence in Education Educator of the Year award recipient! 
As one of four award winners, this prestigious recognition honors outstanding educators in Oregon and Southwest Washington who inspire students and make significant contributions to their schools and communities. 

Sherry works as a special education teacher at Molalla River Middle School in Molalla, Oregon, with her commitment to her students and innovative teaching methods setting her apart as a leader in education. Sherry believes in the potential of every student and emphasizes the importance of giving students a voice in their education. She states, “Involving students in their academics by giving them a voice and a chance to be heard moves mountains and supports students in overcoming barriers.”

Great work, Sherry, on pursuing your calling and your dedication to your students!

Read the full story on our website!
We wanted to congratulate alumna Sherry Reeder '17, M.Ed. '19 on being named a 2024 OnPoint Prize for Exellence in Education Educator of the Year award recipient! As one of four award winners, this prestigious recognition honors outstanding educators in Oregon and Southwest Washington who inspire students and make significant contributions to their schools and communities. Sherry works as a special education teacher at Molalla River Middle School in Molalla, Oregon, with her commitment to her students and innovative teaching methods setting her apart as a leader in education. Sherry believes in the potential of every student and emphasizes the importance of giving students a voice in their education. She states, “Involving students in their academics by giving them a voice and a chance to be heard moves mountains and supports students in overcoming barriers.” Great work, Sherry, on pursuing your calling and your dedication to your students! Read the full story on our website!
4 days ago
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Views from within the shade of campus 🕶️
Views from within the shade of campus 🕶️
Views from within the shade of campus 🕶️
Views from within the shade of campus 🕶️
Views from within the shade of campus 🕶️
Views from within the shade of campus 🕶️
Views from within the shade of campus 🕶️
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Counting down the days to when we get to meet our new Bushnell students this fall 🙌 Here's a just a few of our new Beacons! 

Future Beacons! Get to know a few of your fellow classmates through our @bushnelladmissions account, where we post new student intros and would love to feature even more. DM the @bushnelladmissions account with a portrait of yourself and a quick bio with your name, hometown, intended major, and other fun facts about you!

#BushnellBound
Counting down the days to when we get to meet our new Bushnell students this fall 🙌 Here's a just a few of our new Beacons! 

Future Beacons! Get to know a few of your fellow classmates through our @bushnelladmissions account, where we post new student intros and would love to feature even more. DM the @bushnelladmissions account with a portrait of yourself and a quick bio with your name, hometown, intended major, and other fun facts about you!

#BushnellBound
Counting down the days to when we get to meet our new Bushnell students this fall 🙌 Here's a just a few of our new Beacons! 

Future Beacons! Get to know a few of your fellow classmates through our @bushnelladmissions account, where we post new student intros and would love to feature even more. DM the @bushnelladmissions account with a portrait of yourself and a quick bio with your name, hometown, intended major, and other fun facts about you!

#BushnellBound
Counting down the days to when we get to meet our new Bushnell students this fall 🙌 Here's a just a few of our new Beacons! 

Future Beacons! Get to know a few of your fellow classmates through our @bushnelladmissions account, where we post new student intros and would love to feature even more. DM the @bushnelladmissions account with a portrait of yourself and a quick bio with your name, hometown, intended major, and other fun facts about you!

#BushnellBound
Counting down the days to when we get to meet our new Bushnell students this fall 🙌 Here's a just a few of our new Beacons! 

Future Beacons! Get to know a few of your fellow classmates through our @bushnelladmissions account, where we post new student intros and would love to feature even more. DM the @bushnelladmissions account with a portrait of yourself and a quick bio with your name, hometown, intended major, and other fun facts about you!

#BushnellBound
Counting down the days to when we get to meet our new Bushnell students this fall 🙌 Here's a just a few of our new Beacons! 

Future Beacons! Get to know a few of your fellow classmates through our @bushnelladmissions account, where we post new student intros and would love to feature even more. DM the @bushnelladmissions account with a portrait of yourself and a quick bio with your name, hometown, intended major, and other fun facts about you!

#BushnellBound
Counting down the days to when we get to meet our new Bushnell students this fall 🙌 Here's a just a few of our new Beacons! 

Future Beacons! Get to know a few of your fellow classmates through our @bushnelladmissions account, where we post new student intros and would love to feature even more. DM the @bushnelladmissions account with a portrait of yourself and a quick bio with your name, hometown, intended major, and other fun facts about you!

#BushnellBound
Counting down the days to when we get to meet our new Bushnell students this fall 🙌 Here's a just a few of our new Beacons! 

Future Beacons! Get to know a few of your fellow classmates through our @bushnelladmissions account, where we post new student intros and would love to feature even more. DM the @bushnelladmissions account with a portrait of yourself and a quick bio with your name, hometown, intended major, and other fun facts about you!

#BushnellBound
Counting down the days to when we get to meet our new Bushnell students this fall 🙌 Here's a just a few of our new Beacons! 

Future Beacons! Get to know a few of your fellow classmates through our @bushnelladmissions account, where we post new student intros and would love to feature even more. DM the @bushnelladmissions account with a portrait of yourself and a quick bio with your name, hometown, intended major, and other fun facts about you!

#BushnellBound
Counting down the days to when we get to meet our new Bushnell students this fall 🙌 Here's a just a few of our new Beacons! 

Future Beacons! Get to know a few of your fellow classmates through our @bushnelladmissions account, where we post new student intros and would love to feature even more. DM the @bushnelladmissions account with a portrait of yourself and a quick bio with your name, hometown, intended major, and other fun facts about you!

#BushnellBound
Counting down the days to when we get to meet our new Bushnell students this fall 🙌 Here's a just a few of our new Beacons! Future Beacons! Get to know a few of your fellow classmates through our @bushnelladmissions account, where we post new student intros and would love to feature even more. DM the @bushnelladmissions account with a portrait of yourself and a quick bio with your name, hometown, intended major, and other fun facts about you! #BushnellBound
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Wishing our Beacons a happy Fourth of July as we celebrate our freedoms with our community! 🇺🇸🎆
Wishing our Beacons a happy Fourth of July as we celebrate our freedoms with our community! 🇺🇸🎆
2 weeks ago
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4/8
Niamh Taylor-Hughes, student-athlete from Wexford, Ireland, combined her interests in soccer and communication for an internship at the Eugene Metro Fútbol Club this spring semester! ⚽

As a member of our University women’s soccer team, Niamh utilized her skill set with her internship work including coaching sessions two to three times a week, during which she gained hands-on experience leading training sessions. In addition to coaching, she engaged in marketing activities, including posting to social media, completing graphic design projects, and event planning.

Reflecting on how this experience prepared her for her future career, Niamh expressed that in addition to sharpening her coaching skills, getting the chance to connect and build relationships with the kids was one of her favorite parts of the internship, reminding her that it is not always serious, its about having fun in the sport.

Great work, Niamh! 👏

Read the full story on our website!
Niamh Taylor-Hughes, student-athlete from Wexford, Ireland, combined her interests in soccer and communication for an internship at the Eugene Metro Fútbol Club this spring semester! ⚽

As a member of our University women’s soccer team, Niamh utilized her skill set with her internship work including coaching sessions two to three times a week, during which she gained hands-on experience leading training sessions. In addition to coaching, she engaged in marketing activities, including posting to social media, completing graphic design projects, and event planning.

Reflecting on how this experience prepared her for her future career, Niamh expressed that in addition to sharpening her coaching skills, getting the chance to connect and build relationships with the kids was one of her favorite parts of the internship, reminding her that it is not always serious, its about having fun in the sport.

Great work, Niamh! 👏

Read the full story on our website!
Niamh Taylor-Hughes, student-athlete from Wexford, Ireland, combined her interests in soccer and communication for an internship at the Eugene Metro Fútbol Club this spring semester! ⚽

As a member of our University women’s soccer team, Niamh utilized her skill set with her internship work including coaching sessions two to three times a week, during which she gained hands-on experience leading training sessions. In addition to coaching, she engaged in marketing activities, including posting to social media, completing graphic design projects, and event planning.

Reflecting on how this experience prepared her for her future career, Niamh expressed that in addition to sharpening her coaching skills, getting the chance to connect and build relationships with the kids was one of her favorite parts of the internship, reminding her that it is not always serious, its about having fun in the sport.

Great work, Niamh! 👏

Read the full story on our website!
Niamh Taylor-Hughes, student-athlete from Wexford, Ireland, combined her interests in soccer and communication for an internship at the Eugene Metro Fútbol Club this spring semester! ⚽ As a member of our University women’s soccer team, Niamh utilized her skill set with her internship work including coaching sessions two to three times a week, during which she gained hands-on experience leading training sessions. In addition to coaching, she engaged in marketing activities, including posting to social media, completing graphic design projects, and event planning. Reflecting on how this experience prepared her for her future career, Niamh expressed that in addition to sharpening her coaching skills, getting the chance to connect and build relationships with the kids was one of her favorite parts of the internship, reminding her that it is not always serious, its about having fun in the sport. Great work, Niamh! 👏 Read the full story on our website!
2 weeks ago
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5/8
Are you searching for an education rooted in wisdom, faith, and service? 
You are invited to join Bushnell University during Oregon Private College Week to see why Bushnell would be right for you!

Wondering what Bushnell has to offer among other Oregon private universities? Bushnell University continues to rank in the TOP 3 lowest average annual costs for Oregon four-year regionally accredited private universities, with 100% of our traditional undergraduates receiving at least 135 hours of experience in their field.

Take a tour of the University campus and hear about the programs, activities, and internship opportunities Bushnell has to offer through Christ-centered education starting July 29. Visiting us this week will qualify you for our $1,000 Visit Scholarship! Register online now by clicking the link in our bio! 

We can't wait to see you at Bushnell! #OPCW2024
Are you searching for an education rooted in wisdom, faith, and service? You are invited to join Bushnell University during Oregon Private College Week to see why Bushnell would be right for you! Wondering what Bushnell has to offer among other Oregon private universities? Bushnell University continues to rank in the TOP 3 lowest average annual costs for Oregon four-year regionally accredited private universities, with 100% of our traditional undergraduates receiving at least 135 hours of experience in their field. Take a tour of the University campus and hear about the programs, activities, and internship opportunities Bushnell has to offer through Christ-centered education starting July 29. Visiting us this week will qualify you for our $1,000 Visit Scholarship! Register online now by clicking the link in our bio! We can't wait to see you at Bushnell! #OPCW2024
3 weeks ago
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Our incoming Beacons brightened our Friday during our second Early Registration event!
New students took the day to get acquainted with each other and our staff, register for classes with our academic advisors, and check out campus as they prepare to start their year at Bushnell in August.
Our incoming Beacons brightened our Friday during our second Early Registration event!
New students took the day to get acquainted with each other and our staff, register for classes with our academic advisors, and check out campus as they prepare to start their year at Bushnell in August.
Our incoming Beacons brightened our Friday during our second Early Registration event!
New students took the day to get acquainted with each other and our staff, register for classes with our academic advisors, and check out campus as they prepare to start their year at Bushnell in August.
Our incoming Beacons brightened our Friday during our second Early Registration event!
New students took the day to get acquainted with each other and our staff, register for classes with our academic advisors, and check out campus as they prepare to start their year at Bushnell in August.
Our incoming Beacons brightened our Friday during our second Early Registration event!
New students took the day to get acquainted with each other and our staff, register for classes with our academic advisors, and check out campus as they prepare to start their year at Bushnell in August.
Our incoming Beacons brightened our Friday during our second Early Registration event!
New students took the day to get acquainted with each other and our staff, register for classes with our academic advisors, and check out campus as they prepare to start their year at Bushnell in August.
Our incoming Beacons brightened our Friday during our second Early Registration event! New students took the day to get acquainted with each other and our staff, register for classes with our academic advisors, and check out campus as they prepare to start their year at Bushnell in August.
3 weeks ago
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Looking forward to the fall when we can join in fellowship and worship together during Chapel 🙏
Looking forward to the fall when we can join in fellowship and worship together during Chapel 🙏
Looking forward to the fall when we can join in fellowship and worship together during Chapel 🙏
Looking forward to the fall when we can join in fellowship and worship together during Chapel 🙏
Looking forward to the fall when we can join in fellowship and worship together during Chapel 🙏
Looking forward to the fall when we can join in fellowship and worship together during Chapel 🙏
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Beacon Points of Pride

Beacon Points of Pride

100%

Field Experience

All traditional undergrad students graduate with at least 135 hours of field experience.

99%

Affordable

99% of traditional undergraduate students receive some form of financial aid.

After 128 years of wisdom, faith and service, we find ourselves positioned for a season of campus development and program expansion.
  • Campaign goal: raise $18,000,000 in three years
  • Community participation needed for vision realization
  • Campaign already supported by significant large gifts
  • Six-pronged campaign:
    • Three building projects to increase capacity
    • Three program developments to expand influence

How You Can Help

While the campaign is already fueled by a number of large gifts, we need the participation of our whole community to see the vision fully realized.

After 128 years of wisdom, faith and service, we find ourselves positioned for a season of campus development and program expansion.

  • Campaign goal: raise $18,000,000 in three years
  • Community participation needed for vision realization
  • Campaign already supported by significant large gifts
  • Six-pronged campaign:
    • Three building projects to increase capacity
    • Three program developments to expand influence

    How You Can Help

    While the campaign is already fueled by a number of large gifts, we need the participation of our whole community to see the vision fully realized.