University News

Depression in Ministry: A Silent Epidemic

Helping Pastors Help Themselves

Posted: March 14, 2019

HIU's own Dr. Paul Alexander, Vice President for Academic Affairs, has created a powerful, poignant workshop and video series for pastoral staff entitled "Depression & Ministry."

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Out of the Classroom and into the "Living Room"

HIU Business Prof takes Hope to Kenya

Posted: March 13, 2019

Dr. Brian Albright, Adjunct Professor for the College of Business and Management, was drawn to work with LRMI by the partnership of the Kenyan and American leadership and their vision to care for people.

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HIU Volunteers Help Local School Kids Take Flight

Serving at the Anaheim Ducks' annual FIRST FLIGHT FIELD TRIP

Posted: March 5, 2019

The annual event provides approximately 16,000 local school children the opportunity to think about math and science in fun new ways by turning the Honda Center into the largest classroom in Southern California.

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Dates Announced for HIU Spring Musical, "James & the Giant Peach"

Come enjoy Roald Dahl's poignantly quirky tale of adventure and imagination

Posted: February 19, 2019

HIU's Center for Music & Worship Arts will stage public performances at 7:00pm on April 5, 6, 12, and 13* in HIU's Pacific Auditorium. The talented cast includes HIU students and alumni representing a broad spectrum of academic programs and disciplines.

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NEW! Kinesiology Major Coming This Fall

Now enrolling students in this new Bachelor of Arts program

Posted: February 13, 2019

HIU's College of Arts & Sciences proudly announces the addition of a Kinesiology degree program to its Traditional Undergraduate studies, launching this Fall.

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Education Credential Candidates Honored

HIU's first-ever Commissioning Ceremony

Posted: January 30, 2019

The HIU College of Education held its first-ever Commissioning Ceremony on January 28, 2019 honoring students who have been awarded a California Teaching Credential or a California Administrative Credential.

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HIU President Announces Retirement

Dr. John L. Derry, HIU's sixth president, to retire this summer

Posted: January 23, 2019

HIU's sixth President, Dr. John L. Derry, announces he is retiring in August of 2019. He and his wife, Jane, are moving to Texas to spend more time with their children and grandchildren. A search for HIU's next President is underway.

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College of Business & Management Achieves IACBE Accreditation

Granted by the International Accreditation Council for Business Education

Posted: January 10, 2019

The International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE) is pleased to announce that HIU was granted first-time accreditation of the degree programs offered through HIU's College of Business & Management.

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HIU Again Designated as One of the Nation's "Best Value" Colleges

BestValueCollege.org recognizes HIU for the second straight year

Posted: January 7, 2019

For the second consecutive year, Hope International University again has been named a Best Value College for 2018-2019, one of only 56 institutions nationally.

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