Evangelical Christian Colleges Take Steps to Address Racial Justice after Criticism

Evangelical Christian Colleges Take Steps to Address Racial Justice after Criticism (RNS) After the killing of George Floyd on May 25, George Fox University, a Quaker-founded evangelical Christian school in Oregon, announced plans to change its campus culture, improve police engagement and diversify its board of trustees.Gordon College, a Christian institution in Massachusetts,... Read more

Christian Colleges and COVID: A Gospel Moment

A Los Angeles Times reporter recently asked me what changes Biola University students might see on account of the COVID-19 pandemic when they return to campus in the fall. I recited our expectations, which include cloth face coverings, less density in classrooms, one-way sidewalks, and disinfecting rigor. She took notes and then asked if anything... Read more

How COVID-19 Is Changing Christian Colleges

The COVID-19 pandemic creates challenges for all, and certainly for higher education. Anyone speculating on things that appear likely to happen is treading on dangerous soil and must do so with appropriate tentativeness. I will point to some trends I currently see, prepared to look back a year or five years from now and be... Read more

Tuition Is Rising and Enrollment Is Holding. So Why Are Christian Colleges Struggling?

When Jessi Vos was a junior in high school, she told her mom and dad she wanted to go to a college that was more international and more urban than the Iowa town where she grew up. She also wanted a place that wasnt too bigher state university felt hugeand Christian professors and a Christian... Read more

Will colleges and universities re-open in the fall? – Mission Network News

USA (MNN) — Lets talk about the big question hanging over every college student what will my college do for the fall semester? The pandemic put much of life on hold, and while some areas are going back to semi-normal, universities have a tough call. York Moore with InterVarsity Christian Fellowship has met with several... Read more

The FAQs: Trump Administration Points Clarification on Spiritual Freedom in Public Colleges and Faculties

[ad_1] What simply occurred? Final week, throughout the observance of Nationwide Spiritual Freedom Day, the Trump administration issued new steering on non secular freedom in public colleges. In a separate motion, the administration additionally proposed a brand new rule to guard the rights of spiritual scholar teams at public universities. What's the new steering on... Read more

How Christian Schools Are Responding to LGBTQ Rules

[ad_1] Final week, Democratic presidential candidate Beto ORourke informed a CNN city corridor that spiritual institutionsfrom schools to churchesshould lose their tax-exempt standing for opposing same-sex marriage. The identical day, Elizabeth Warren, who leads the Democratic discipline, wrote that she would use each authorized software we now have to be sure that LGBTQ+ individuals can... Read more