Trevecca students record with Casting Crowns

You’ll likely hear some familiar voices on Casting Crowns’ next album. More than 20 Trevecca students recently went into the studio with Casting Crowns’ Mark Hall to record background vocals for the soon-to-be released album.According to the students, all members of the National Praise and Worship Institute (NPWI) choir, it []

Longtime professor retiring after 24 years

Dr. Doug Lepter, professor of communication and communication studies department chair will be retiring this May after 24 years at Trevecca. Lepter is known on campus for his contagious smile, servant leadership, and willingness to help his students.Lepter has always had a passion for higher education. Initially, he earned both []

Trevecca reaches milestone of growth within Trevecca Online

Trevecca’s School of Graduate & Continuing Studies will see more than 500 online students log on for instruction during the month of May 2016, a milestone in growth for the university as a whole.With the expansion in offering associate, bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral level degrees all fully online, Trevecca Online []

Trevecca grad student leading the charge to create on-campus student veterans association

When Captain Andrew Cole decided it was time to get his master's degree, he chose Trevecca because of the University's military friendly designation.“What led me to Trevecca, besides the programs and the Christian atmosphere, was that Trevecca is a military friendly university,” Cole said, who has made the military his []

Rekedal encourages students to remember they’re part of a bigger story

Story was the over-arching theme of Rick Rekedal's recent campus visit.Rekedal, chief creative of global franchises at DreamWorks and the father of Trevecca sophomore Ingrid Rekedal, visited campus April 20-21. He spoke in chapel yesterday, challenging students to "remember the bigger story" of Christ in a world that's full of []

Trevecca announces five faculty and staff retirements

Trevecca Nazarene University recently honored five faculty and staff members who will retire after the close of the Spring 2016 semester. Trevecca’s Board of Trustees voted to award emeriti status to three retiring faculty members during the board’s March 17-18 meetings. Becky NieceRegistrar emeritusBecky Niece first came to Trevecca as a []

For the Rekedals, love of the arts runs in the family

Ingrid Rekedal performing a liturgical dance at TreveccaFor those in the film industry, Rick Rekedal is well known for his work with Dreamworks Animation. The industry veteran has helped to launch and build franchises like Prince of Egypt, Kung Fu Panda and How to Train Your Dragon.But to Trevecca sophomore []

Trevecca students bring home top journalism honors

Five Trevecca students won a combined seven awards from the Tennessee Associated Press on Saturday. Nominated in seven categories, the student reporters won an award in each one.Senior Mannon Lane won first place in the Specialized/Topic Reporting category for a series of stories on tuition equality that appeared in the []

Dr. Melvin Welch releases book detailing School of Education’s history

Dr. Melvin Welch, professor emeritus of education and former dean of Trevecca Nazarene University’s School of Education, has released his first book. Pathways to Success details the history of the School of Education from 1954 to 2003.The University community celebrated the book’s release with an event honoring Welch on April []

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Trevecca students take civil rights and southern music tour

The group poses with tour guide, Ms. Cherry, outside of Martin Luther King Jr.’s home in Montgomery, AL.This story first appeared in the Micah Mandate, Trevecca's social justice magazine.On a Friday afternoon in Alabama, Julie Gant stood where Martin Luther King Jr. had heard the voice of God.“I was impacted []

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