Confessions of a Coffee Addict

Today, September 29, is National Coffee Day.  

“You may be an NCU student coffee addict if....

NCU Alum Named City of Fort Worth Police Chief

We are proud to announce that Dr. Joel Fitzgerald, Sr. (PhD-BA, Public Administration, 2013), was selected from six finalists to serve as the police chief of Fort Worth, TX.

Fitzgerald has been the chief of police in Allentown, PA., since December 2013. Prior to that, he served as chief in Missouri City, TX, and with the Philadelphia Police Department. He is also a graduate of the FBI National Academy in Quantico, VA.

Do You Know What It Takes To Be A Super Student?


Today, September 25, is National Comic Book Day. When we think of comic books, we often think of superheroes.

What Makes a Woman Successful in Business?

Since women have joined the workforce they have made great strides in many areas, however they still run behind when it comes to their paychecks.

Reading Improves Memory, Concentration and Stress

If you are looking for ways to improve your memory and concentration and also relieve stress, reading will help. The brain-stimulating activities from reading have shown to slow down cognitive decline in old age with people who participated in more mentally stimulating activities over their lifetimes. It also has shown a slower rate of decline in memory and other mental capacities.

Northcentral Graduate Wins Martial Arts Championship

MiraCosta College instructor and Northcentral University graduate, Dr. Robert Fulbright, achieved his second Chun Kuk Do championship at July's World Championship presented by the United Fighting Arts Federation (UFAF) in Las Vegas. 

NCU Values Scholarship Recipient Pursues an MBA with Management Specialization

Paul Phillips, NCU Values Scholarship recipient, serves as vice president of service excellence for Asentinel, LLC. He says that professional career and community involvement have been the cornerstone for his success in developing strategies for several organizations and causes.

Meet NCU Values Scholarship Recipient Bekah Esquivel

Bekah Esquivel’s initial reaction to the announcement that she received an NCU Values Scholarship was, “stunned and couldn't wait to tell my children. They are my true inspiration in diversity and I want them to know they have the power to achieve anything they put their minds to.”

NCU Values Scholarship Recipient Pursues a Doctor of Philosophy in Education

Catherine Vigue, NCU Values Scholarship recipient pursuing a Doctor of Philosophy in Education, has had many lives. She served twenty-two years in the Air Force Reserve retiring as a Master Sergeant and fifteen years in healthcare as a certified surgical technologist. For the past five years, she has made the transition into the educational field of English as a Second Language (ESL).

NCU Values Scholarship Winner Pursues Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy

Motivated by a lifelong passion for serving underserved populations, NCU Values Scholarship recipient Anna Navarro-Williams holds a variety of degrees in Sociology, Criminal Justice and Educational Psychology and Methodology.