Class of 2018: Recent grad will help make space missions, research possible

Trevecca graduate Kevin Bradshaw, second from leftThe scientists at Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala., play a role in nearly every aspect of NASA’s missions to space. And Trevecca Nazarene University graduate Kevin Bradshaw is now one of those scientists.Bradshaw graduated from Trevecca on May 5 and started his []

Nicaragua trip allows students to apply what they’ve learned, help residents

Students in Trevecca’s exercise science and biology programs recently spent spring break in Nicaragua as part of a FLARE project focused on public health.Dr. Yanice Mendez, associate professor of biology, and Dr. Aaron Hall, assistant professor of exercise science, led a group of nine students and one staff member while []

Class of 2018: Senior ready to live Trevecca’s mission to serve after graduation

For Estefani Sanchez, leaving Trevecca is bittersweet. The senior sociology major will receive her diploma on Saturday, but she’ll leave campus with more than a degree.At Trevecca, Sanchez found professors who cared, a community that shaped her, and, most of all, a sense of belonging.“I always felt like my teachers []

Trevecca research project sets out to tell the untold stories of Trevecca’s neighbors

During the spring semester, Trevecca students got a chance to delve into the stories of the communities that surround the University. But the project was about more than just listening; it was about making sure those stories were preserved for the future.The project, dubbed “Grassroot Voices,” was a long-term oral []

Class of 2018: Obunaka lives to make a difference

When Dominic Obunaka graduates from Trevecca on Saturday, the moment won’t be the end of a chapter in his life. It’s only the beginning.Obunaka’s Trevecca story isn’t exactly typical. His road to Trevecca began in Africa, included a stop in Texas, before stopping in Nashville.And eventually, that road will lead []

Trevecca celebrates 117th Commencement, confers more than 850 degrees

Trevecca graduate Ingrid RekedalTrevecca Nazarene University celebrated its 117th Commencement Convocation on Saturday, with ceremonies held in four separate campus locations due to the rainy weather.The University conferred more than 850 degrees during the weekend event, with thousands of family members, friends and guests in attendance. Graduates celebrated the completion []

Class of 2018: Degree-completion grad lives out Trevecca’s mission in the fire department

In 1995, William Swann joined the ranks at the Nashville Fire Department. After a few years in the military, he said he was looking for direction. He felt something pulling him, but he didn’t know what.He only knew he wanted to serve his community.“The fire department is an entity called []

Class of 2018: Two Trevecca grads headed to Big Four accounting firms

Trevecca graduate Alex HouserLauren Winters and Alex Houser followed very different paths to Trevecca, but they’ll be traveling a similar one after graduation.The seniors graduated on Saturday and will both start jobs with one of the Big Four accounting firms in October: Winters at Ernst & Young and Houser at []

Trevecca’s Jackson Center wins design award

The Urban Land Institute Nashville District Council awarded eight Middle Tennessee projects with Excellence in Development awards, and Trevecca’s Jackson Center for Music and Worship Arts was among the winners.Out-of-state judges selected eight winners who were recognized at ULI Nashville’s tenth annual “Excellence in Development” awards, held on May 8. []

Your Kingdom Come chosen as “official selection” in international film festival

A documentary created by Trevecca students will be a featured film at the International Christian Film and Music Festival, which kicked off earlier this week in Orlando, Fla.Your Kingdom Come, a documentary about the life of Christ and filmed in Israel, will be screened at 9:15 a.m. on Saturday, May []