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.
NGU Service Awards 2015
Office of Enrollment Services honors "You Make a Difference Award" winners
$10,000 Gift Provides Technology Updates for College of Education
A recent gift from a longtime donor family has provided updated technology for NGU’s aspiring teachers.
Boston-Based Ensemble to Perform at NGU
Ensemble Chaconne enthralls audiences across the country with vivid chamber music by the great European composers.
Sport Management Department Makes Attempt at World Record
Class project attempts to record the Guinness World Record for the human chain push-up
NGU wants your Feedback on Our University Magazine
Give us your feedback on the NGU Magazine.
School of Theatre to present Nora's House
The School of Theatre begins 2016-17 season with an intricate play which will include audience input.
Brown to present lecture on Alma Rosé and the Women’s Orchestra at Auschwitz
Brown, Holocaust music expert
Life Answers Team Benefits From Beam, McFarland Book
Proceeds from sale of book to cover Team travel expenses