Write2Ignite! Writers Conference - March 27-28
Designed for Christian writers who desire to write for Children’s and Young Adult markets.
Keynote messages and workshops presented by professional authors, editors, and literary agen
Networking and personal appointments with editors and agents
Keynote Sessions for Write2Ignite 2015
Tim Shoemaker – Our Keynote Speaker The Ride of Your Life
This session is a personal testimony about Tim’s writing journey in this roller coaster of life. It will inspire and motivate participants regardless of the genre and audience they write for.
Reaching Boys with Your Writing
In this session Tim shares elements needed (but not always considered) in writing for boys. Naturally, the information works when writing for girls, too. Tim shares principles to strengthen any fiction writing, regardless of the audience, especially what we need to remember if we want boys to read our books.
Jenny L. Cote: Give Me Liberty AND Give Me Deadlines (Adult Session)
As Oswald Chambers writes, “Allow God to have complete liberty in your life when you speak. Before God’s message can liberate other people, His liberation must first be real in you. Gather your material carefully, and then allow God to “set your words on fire” for His glory.” Going beyond books, Jenny shares how she is expanding her brand to develop school curriculum, VBS curriculum, an animated TV/DVD series and movies.
CREATE (Teen Session)
Opening with the popular “Black Coat Story,” Jenny humorously illustrates a really lame story, followed by a really colorful story. She explains how creative writing is like painting a picture in your mind and writing what you see. Animating animal figurines, Jenny brings colorful characters to life, and describes the importance and, yes, FUN of doing research! Learn how to weave in surprises, action, tension, and end well.
Alumna Shines at GLOW Lyric Theatre
Cook hired as GLOW's properties designer for 2016 summer festival season
NGU Makes List of Christian Universities with Lowest Debt Burden
Christian Universities Online (CUO) has included...
Jim Roark Donation Expands NGU’s Resources for Southern History
North Greenville University recently received its largest Southern history book donation to date, totaling more than 1,500 titles.
Arledge Honored for 36 Years of Coaching at NGU
Rep. Mike Burns presented House and Senate resolutions, and County Council proclamation for her commitment to coaching.
NGU Honors 2014 Alumni and Friends of the Year
Awards ceremony held during homecoming weekend
NGU Graduates First Doctoral Class
Dr. John G. Rocovich, Jr., attorney and founder of Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine, was keynote speaker
It's Spring Break!
Pray for all NGU students as they travel to their many destinations. Pray for several student mission teams as they share the love and message of Christ.
NGU Celebrates 121st Birthday
Mathis explains the importance of 'Just One More.'