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Portrait of Regent's Scholarship recipient Jason Poppen

Jason Poppen named 2021 Board of Regent’s Scholar

The Board of Regents and administration of North Central University are pleased to announce Jason Poppen as recipient of the 2021 Regent’s Scholarship. Poppen is a 2021 graduate of Brookings High School in Brookings, South Dakota, and plans to major in Biblical and Theological Studies and hopes to pursue his calling to theology and academics. Born in Seoul, South Korea…

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Brandon Watson Named NCU's Staff of the Year

About Brandon Watson Brandon Watson went above and beyond during the past school year, becoming North Central University's 2020-2021 Staff of the Year. During the university's annual staff appreciation lunch, President Scott Hagan, Ph.D. said the following about him: "Not only did he maintain the Housekeeping department's high standard of cleanliness, but he led his team and the university through…

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U.S. Army Chief of Chaplains delivers Commencement address

Below is the text of the Commencement Address delivered by U.S. Army Chief of Chaplains Major General Thomas Solhjem to the North Central University Class of 2021 on April 30, 2021. If you would like to listen to the Commencement Address, you can do so by following this link. "President Hagan, I had the opportunity last evening to meet your…

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Zarletti named Dean of the College of Fine Arts

Vice President for Academic Affairs Greg Leeper has announced that Vincent (Vinnie) Zarletti, D.W.S., has been appointed to serve as North Central University’s next Dean of the College of Fine Arts (COFA). Zarletti is a 2002 graduate of North Central and has served with distinction as a COFA faculty member since 2015. He holds a Doctor of Worship Studies degree…

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