Inspiring his students to find their voice and develop their craft, NCU alumnus Gary Dop (1999) lives to encourage young writers. The title of "Writer in Residence" honors his accomplishes as a distinguished writer and poet.
Grace Adam, generous donor and alumna of North Central University, co-founder of KNOF FM and Selby Gospel Broadcasting, passed away on December 22, 2011.
Fred and Grace Adam founded the radio station KNOF in 1960. The Selby Gospel Broadcasting Corporation was a full gospel ministry with a combination of teaching and preaching along with southern gospel music.