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President’s Day and the Order of Time

President’s Day and the Order of Time

From Dr. Chris Schlect: Idaho is one of eight states that will recognize “President’s Day” next Monday. The origins of the holiday trace back to the time following the Civil War when Congress closed federal offices for a day to mark the anniversary of George...

Reviving the Dying Art of Communication

Reviving the Dying Art of Communication

If communication is an art, our society seems to be in the Dadaist era. The dying art of good communication is something New Saint Andrews seeks to revive. And the senior thesis is perhaps the pinnacle of a student’s ability to communicate well—here’s why.

Dr. Gordon Wilson’s Riot and the Dance: Water

Dr. Gordon Wilson’s Riot and the Dance: Water

Riot and the Dance: Water is part 2 of the documentary series by Canon Press, featuring our own Professor Gordon Wilson, who is something like a Steve Irwin with a doctorate. Here is an exclusive sneak peek of the documentary.

New Internship Opportunities

New Internship Opportunities

While liberal arts graduates have soft skills the workforce needs, having hard and technical skills on a resume gives students a competitive edge. New internship opportunities at the college are giving students the chance to not only gain hard skills, but they also get to experience a professional workplace and feel out potential avenues of professional work.

Talking with Luke Deacon, President of the Science and Religion Club

Talking with Luke Deacon, President of the Science and Religion Club

There is a two-pronged purpose propelling the Science and Religion Club: “educating students on today’s scientific challenges, and unveiling the links connecting science, the humanities, and religion.” Student president Luke Deacon says events on vaccines, transhumanism, and the like, are key to his vision of club success.

Podcast Episodes

Featuring both faculty and alumni, our growing selection of podcasts are meant to shape culture through academic discussions and daily-living discipleship. You can watch some of our podcasts on our Youtube channel.

 

What Else? Corona ….. | What Have You 114

It’s time to be excellent here people!!! “What Have You” subscribe below on iTunes or Google Play, or go to the “What Have You” home page at www.nsa.edu/what-have-you-podcast and see more of Bekah and Rachel’s work over at feminagirls.com Podcast:...

Shuffle Through the Subjects| What Have You 113

This week we made our way from coronavirus to single ladies to yogurt. “What Have You” subscribe below on iTunes or Google Play, or go to the “What Have You” home page at www.nsa.edu/what-have-you-podcast and see more of Bekah and Rachel’s work over...

More About the Usual| What Have You 112

Touching the normal bases which pertain to the things. “What Have You” subscribe below on iTunes or Google Play, or go to the “What Have You” home page at www.nsa.edu/what-have-you-podcast and see more of Bekah and Rachel’s work over at feminagirls.com Podcast:...

Husbands| What Have You 111

This week we chat about our marriages, husbands, chain of command, and where our sister-ness falls in all of that. “What Have You” subscribe below on iTunes or Google Play, or go to the “What Have You” home page at www.nsa.edu/what-have-you-podcast and see more...

Riot and the Dance| What Have You 110

This week we packed a special guest into the back seat … our brother Nate!  We chatted about his fabulous upcoming nature doc you should all watch! “What Have You” subscribe below on iTunes or Google Play, or go to the “What Have You” home page at...

Domestic Godliness| What Have You 109

This week we chat about not getting too meta when it comes to Titus 2. “What Have You” subscribe below on iTunes or Google Play, or go to the “What Have You” home page at www.nsa.edu/what-have-you-podcast and see more of Bekah and Rachel’s work over...

Sorry About That Guys| What Have You 108

This week things went rogue when Lizzie remembered a really ungodly kitchen device.  (We also chatted about friendship and boundaries.) “What Have You” subscribe below on iTunes or Google Play, or go to the “What Have You” home page at...

The Januaries| What Have You 107

This week we ramble though issues like sheetrock and New Years diets. “What Have You” subscribe below on iTunes or Google Play, or go to the “What Have You” home page at www.nsa.edu/what-have-you-podcast and see more of Bekah and Rachel’s work over...

Christmas Ranygazoo| What Have You 106

This week we chat through everything from broom to emotions to holiday temptations. “What Have You” subscribe below on iTunes or Google Play, or go to the “What Have You” home page at www.nsa.edu/what-have-you-podcast and see more of Bekah and Rachel’s work over...

November and Such Forth

November and Such Forth| What Have You 105 This week we flit effortlessly from a discussion from oversized kitchen equipment to women’s Facebook groups and birth control. “What Have You” subscribe below on iTunes or Google Play, or go to the “What Have...

Calendar 

Upcoming Events

August 30: Welcome back picnic and school pictures

August 30 – September 2: Trinity Reformed Church camping

September 7: Students for the Relief of the Oppressed Dance

September 9: Faculty Recital | Cole Tutino (Cello) and Ryan Smith (Piano) at the Haddock Performance Hall.

 

September 13 – 14: Prospective Student Weekend

September 20 – 21: Alumni Weekend

September 28: Fall Carnival 

October 7 – 12: Fall break for the students

October 14 – 18: Masters of Fine Arts residency intensive

 

October 25: Reformation Banquet

October 25 – 26: Prospective Student Weekend

November 8: Northwest Choir Festival

November 22: Senior Class Dance

November 25: Thanksgiving

December 16 – January 13: Christmas break for students

2020-2021 Standard Term Calendar (For Resident Students)

Jerusalem Term

August 11-14, 2020 — Prologus Studiorum
August 14, 2020 — Orientation & Convocation
August 17, 2020 — Jerusalem Term Begins
October 5-9, 2020 — Final Examination Week
October 9, 2020 — Jerusalem Term Ends
October 12-16, 2020 — Fall Break

Nicea Term

October 19, 2020 — Nicea Term Begins
November 23-27, 2020 — Thanksgiving Break
December 14-18, 2020 — Final Examination Week
December 18, 2020 — Nicea Term Ends
December 21, 2020 — Christmas Break Begins

Chalcedon Term

January 18, 2021 — Chalcedon Term Begins
March 8-12, 2021 — Final Examination Week
March 12, 2021 — Chalcedon Term Ends
March 15-19, 2021 — Spring Break

Westminster Term

March 22, 2021 — Westminster Term Begins
April 2, 2021 — Good Friday
May 10-14, 2021 — Final Examination Week
May 13, 2021 (Thursday) — Commencement
May 14, 2021 — Westminster Term Ends

2019-2020 Standard Term Calendar (For Resident Students)

Jerusalem Term

August 6-10, 2019 — Prologus Studiorum
August 9, 2019 — Orientation & Convocation
August 12, 2019 — Jerusalem Term Begins
September 30 – October 4 — Final Examination Week
October 4, 2019 — Jerusalem Term Ends
October 7-11, 2019 — Fall Break

Nicea Term

October 14, 2019 — Nicea Term Begins
November 25-29, 2019 — Thanksgiving Break
December 6, 2019 — First Friday
December 9-13, 2019 — Final Examination Week
December 13, 2019 — Nicea Term Ends
December 16, 2019 — Christmas Break Begins

Chalcedon Term

January 13, 2020 — Chalcedon Term Begins
February 7, 2020— First Friday
March 6, 2020 — First Friday
March 2-6, 2020 — Final Examination Week
March 6, 2020 — Chalcedon Term Ends
March 9-13 — 2020 Spring Break

Westminster Term

March 16, 2020 — Westminster Term Begins
April 3, 2020 — First Friday
April 10, 2020 — Good Friday
May 4-8, 2020 — Final Examination Week
May 7, 2020 — Commencement
May 8, 2020 — Westminster Term Ends

2018-2019 Non-Standard Term Calendar (For CCS Students)

May 28, 2018 — Summer Term Begins
July 16-20, 2018 — Summer Intensive Week
August 24, 2018 — Summer Term Ends

September 10, 2018 — Fall Term Begins
October 8-12, 2018 — Fall Break
November 19-23, 2018 — Thanksgiving Break
December 14, 2018 — Fall Term End
December 17, 2018 — Christmas Break Begins

January 7, 2019 — Spring Term Begins
March 11-15, 2019 — Spring Break
April 12, 2019 — Spring Term Ends

April 19, 2019 — Good Friday
May 9, 2019 — Commencement

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