University News

Classroom Innovation

Dr. Sirvent's most recent experiment prompted Assemblywoman Young Kim to come and guest lecture after receiving social media messages from his students during a class "assignment."

Posted: October 24, 2016

Dr. Roberto Sirvent, HIU Associate Professor of Political and Social Ethics, is known to implement creative experiential learning into his classes, to the delight and benefit of his students. His most recent experiment prompted Assemblywoman Young Kim to

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HIU Hosts SoCal Women in Ministry

HIU's Pacific Christian College of Ministry and Biblical Studies proudly sponsors the Women in Ministry Network of Southern California.

Posted: October 18, 2016

The Women in Ministry Network meets monthly on HIU's Fullerton Campus and features speakers who share the vision to encourage both current and future church leaders.

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Building Hope in Mexico with Amor

Hope International University has partnered with Amor since its inception, helping change lives both domestically and internationally through the program.

Posted: October 18, 2016

Over thirty years ago HIU alumna, Gayla Congdon (BA , MA '89), founded Amor Ministries, a non-profit organization whose mission is to change the world, one family at a time, through life-changing mission trips. Amor Ministries carries out this mission by

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Become "Part of Our World"

This spring, HIU will be presenting Disney's The Little Mermaid.

Posted: October 11, 2016

Auditions will be held on the Fullerton campus on November 9th and 10th. Auditions are open to ALL students enrolled in HIU classes (undergraduate, graduate and online), as well as all DSU students, HIU Staff and Faculty and Alumni.

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From Uganda's Dirt to HIU's Turf

Samuel Semanda, a Hope International University junior studying Psychology, began playing soccer in Uganda at age

Posted: October 6, 2016

In a recent OC Register article, Semanda shares his uplifting personal story of how he took full advantage of those opportunities to further his education and passion for soccer in the United States.

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Voices Of Christian Thought (VOCT) Series Returns

VOCT features thought leaders in engaging lectures and dialogue

Posted: October 4, 2016

These special lectures are open to the public and will be held in Room 205 at 7:00pm-9:00pm on select dates.

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HIU Recognized as Third Best Online School in CA ranks HIU #3 in the Golden State

Posted: September 30, 2016

HIU has been recognized as the third best online school in California by, a website that offers numerous free online resources to help students in their college search. Hope's #3 ranking is based upon its array of online courses, Christi

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2016 Spirit of Hope Gala Brings in Over $170,000

Attendees enjoy a magical night of celebration and gratitude

Posted: September 29, 2016

On Saturday, September 24, the 2016 HIU Spirit of Hope Concert & Awards Gala hosted more than 550 guests in the Disneyland Hotel's Grand Ballroom for a sparkling evening of celebration, inspiration, and philanthropy.

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Responding to the Divine Connection Between God and His Creation

Professor Karen McReynolds journeyed to South Africa this summer, volunteering with Christian Environmental Education groups.

Posted: September 7, 2016

A beloved Assistant Professor of Science at HIU, Karen McReynolds' passion to teach God's children stewardship of God's creation.

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