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October 31, 2018
Professors Embark on a New Initiative to Enhance and Deepen the Classroom Experience
Learning is a lifelong endeavor. Even for those who have attained a doctorate and have accumulated many years of experience teaching in a classroom, there’s nothing quite like gaining a new perspective. It’s rewarding to…
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October 22, 2018
Persevering Through Ministry Challenges on a Mission Trip to Japan
By Alyssa Kranz He stepped outside his Airbnb onto a crowded city street. He thought to himself, something is different. Something is missing. Was it the strange quietness? Even in the commotion and busyness, there…
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October 15, 2018
U.S. News Ranks Crown the Third Best Regional College in Minnesota, in Top 50 for the Midwest
St. Bonifacius, MN; October 15, 2018 – Crown College was ranked again in the top 50 best regional colleges by U.S. News & World Report. The school was also ranked by the publication as one…
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October 5, 2018
New Collaboration With University of Minnesota Encourages Scientific Exploration
Photo Credit: Madeline Svoboda Dr. Robert Evans has no shortage of creative ideas when it comes to scientific research. While he and his wife were high school teachers in North Africa, Dr. Evans learned that…
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October 3, 2018
Crown College Launches New Learning Center in Omaha, Nebraska
Crown College is pleased to announced the official launch of Crown College Omaha! The exciting new chapter of academic expansion unites two well-established institutions, both part of the Christian & Missionary Alliance denomination. Crown College…
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September 28, 2018
Sharing the Gospel Unexpectedly: A Story from Eastern Europe
By: Alyssa Kranz The team of college students walk down a crowded European street. They admire the beautiful architecture. Suddenly, they stop in their tracks as God opens their eyes to the fact that they…
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September 25, 2018
Crown PSEO Enrollment Increases 463% in 3 Years
The year 1985 was a big milestone for education programs in Minnesota. The state legislature passed Minnesota Statute 124.09D, allowing eligible high school students in grades 10-12 to take college courses for credit for free…
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September 17, 2018
Have You Heard This Podcast With Dr. Wiggins? It Covers His Life Story…and Much More
Dr. Joel Wiggins, the President of Crown College, has covered a lot of ground in his career. He spent 16 years pastoring churches—11 of them in the Christian Missionary & Alliance. In 1992, he started…
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September 14, 2018
Darlene Carpenter named Crown College Alumni of the Year
ST. BONIFACIUS, MINN.: Crown College named Darlene Carpenter, class of 1962, the Alumni of the Year. Carpenter is the founder of Dresses for Orphans, a charitable organization that sews and donates dresses and shirts to…
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September 11, 2018
Elementary Teacher Wins Fox 9’s Top Teacher Award
By Chyelle Dvorak “In the same way, let your light shine before others, so that they may see your good works and give glory to your Father who is in heaven.” (Matthew 5:16, ESV) We’re…
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September 4, 2018
Something Big Just Happened at Big Sandy Camp
By Chyelle Dvorak Something big happens when people unite under the name of Jesus, especially in worship. When that fellowship takes place in a serene setting in Northern Minnesota, God’s creation forms the perfect place…
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August 17, 2018
Valuable And Vulnerable: A Journey in India
By Alyssa Kranz Every person is valuable, but not everyone shares that viewpoint. Devastatingly, India is considered the hub for human trafficking in Asia. Many young girls in India grow up in an unsafe environment…
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August 15, 2018
14 Interview Tips to ‘WOW’ Your Employer
By Chyelle Dvorak 1. Research the job or organization. Find out basic information about the organization. Not only will this show you care about the company, but it will also help you come up with…
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August 7, 2018
Volleyball Team on Mission in Dominican Republic and Beyond
By Alyssa Kranz Have you heard the phrase, your mission starts wherever you are? For Kaitlin Ruiter, a senior Volleyball player, this was especially true. Imagine you are flying home from your mission trip. You…
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August 3, 2018
Crown Alumna Prepares for Top 10 Divinity School in the World
Photo Credit: Destiny Maddox By Chyelle Dvorak Education is limitless, valuable, and rewarding. To have the opportunity to strive for academic excellence in high school, college, and graduate school is an honor. Crown College is…
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August 1, 2018
How Dr. Ken Castor Found His Calling in Youth Ministry
Photo credit: Katlyn Giberson Dr. Ken Castor is living proof that God can open and close doors at the exact same time. After the opportunity to start a new church plant dissolved in 2010, he…
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July 26, 2018
Dr. Joel Wiggins Named the Chair of the UMAC Council for Presidents
Crown College President Dr. Joel Wiggins with UMAC Commissioner Corey Borchardt Dr. Joel Wiggins has been named the Chair of the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC) Council for Presidents for the upcoming academic year. Dr….
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July 18, 2018
7 Ways to ‘Live In The Moment’ In The Dominican Republic
By Alyssa Kranz Natalee Sims and I knew we would be back. After our memorable Destination:Serve trip to the Dominican Republic last year, we decided to lead the trip this past May. We loved working…
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July 13, 2018
It’s All in the Soil: Science Major Presents at Wisconsin Symposium
How much do you really know about the small town of St. Bonifacius, Minnesota? There are 2,372 residents, a Kwik Trip, and a well-known biking path. Recently, a Crown student made an interesting finding about…
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July 10, 2018
Crown Professor Wins Award For Diversity and Innovation in Online Course
By Alyssa Kranz What if you took a class, then found out it had won an award for the Course of the Year? That’s exactly what happened when students took an online course called The…
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