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January 22

Kaleo is the Greek verb for "to call." Come discover the passion of your calling alongside others involved in youth ministry. Dr. H.B. London from Focus on the Family will serve as a pastor to pastors. Local youth leaders and pastors will provide informative sessions for youth pastors. Bring your staff for training.

For more information or to register, visit or call 503-554-2114.

Sports Hall of Fame Induction

February 4

The university will induct its newest Sports Hall of Fame members, the Class of 2005, in ceremonies.

For more information, contact Patty Findley at or call 503-554-2910.

Homecoming 2005

February 4-6

This year we’re taking you "back to the classics." Come home to George Fox University to relive your old memories and create new ones. Reconnect with professors, coaches, staff, and old friends. Highlights will include theatre, affinity reunions, sports, worship, class reunions, and more. Come see what’s changed, how we’ve grown, and what’s stayed the same.

For more information or to register, visit or call 503-554-2114.

Parents’ Day of Prayer

March 12

Parents of George Fox students will gather on Saturday, March 12, on the Newberg campus and at regional sites. They will come together to offer thanksgiving to God for the blessings he continues to pour out on the university, and to make known their petitions for current needs.

For more information or to register, call 503-554-2114.

Commencements and Baccalaureate

April 30

Morning and evening ceremonies on the Newberg campus will celebrate the graduation of more than 500 students.

For more information contact, Missy Terry at or call 503-554-2141.


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