Entries by Holly Clinard

Vanguard University Honors 17 Graduating Veterans with Military Challenge Coins

by Priscella Vega Seventeen veterans graduating from Vanguard University in Costa Mesa were honored Thursday evening and presented with challenge coins, a military tradition since World War I, in which troops used coins to identify their units. The veterans were celebrated among friends, family and faculty at the private Christian university’s Veterans Courtyard of Honor. […]

Vanguard University Announces Renowned Author And Global Thought Leader As 2017 Commencement Speaker

Vanguard University will hold its Commencement ceremony on May 5 to celebrate the graduating class of 2017. Dr. Chip Espinoza, an alum of Vanguard University’s class of 2004, is set to address 555 graduates and attendees at this year’s ceremony at Mariners Church in Irvine. Dr. Espinoza is the co-author of several notable books in […]

DAILY PILOT OPINION: President Michael J. Beals

Commentary: Do your part to mentor millennials for the workforce by Michael J. Beals I have a new year’s challenge for Orange County employers and leaders: Make 2017 the year we stop reinforcing the caricature of millennials as an unmotivated, over-sensitive generation requiring participation trophies. Instead, let’s mentor them so they can achieve their potential. […]

Leslie Allen Named Lions Stunt Coach

Vanguard University announced this month that Leslie Allen has joined the athletics department to serve as head stunt coach, a new position on the Costa Mesa campus. Allen comes with a wealth of coaching experience, having spent the last seventeen years as head cheer coach at St. John’s Lutheran School in Orange, Orange Lutheran High […]

VANGUARD UNIVERSITY’S ANTI-HUMAN TRAFFICKING CLUB HOSTS FAIR TRADE FASHION SHOW

Vanguard University’s anti-human trafficking club, Live2Free, hosted a Fair Trade Fashion Show on the evening of Thursday, October 27, on the Costa Mesa campus. A crowd of about 150 students and community members gathered at the university’s newly opened Scott Courtyard—the runway last night for fair trade fashion awareness and clothing from local companies, including […]

VU IN TOP 10 AMONG NATION’S TOP ASSEMBLIES OF GOD COLLEGES

Good news for the Vanguard Lions! OnlineColleges.com recently completed research into 2,868 accredited colleges and universities, and Vanguard ranks No. 9 Assemblies of God College out of 16 universities in the country. The ranking is published online here, and more information about their selection process can also be found online here. According to their website, OnlineColleges.com […]

TOP COLLEGES IN CALIFORNIA INCLUDE VANGUARD UNIVERSITY, ACCORDING TO LATEST FORBES RANKING

 Forbes recently announced the top colleges in its prestigious rankings, and California colleges dominate the list. Besides Stanford, 10 additional California schools made the top 100 in Forbes’ 2016 college rankings, a total of 55 California institutions fell within the entire list of 660 nationwide. Vanguard University was named one out of only 55 colleges […]

GLOBAL CENTER FOR WOMEN AND JUSTICE BEGINS CALL FOR NOMINATIONS FOR ANNUAL DIAMOND AWARDS

The Global Center for Women and Justice at Vanguard University is now seeking nominations for its annual Diamond Awards that will be presented at the center’s annual Priceless Luncheon to End Human Trafficking fundraiser on September 17, 2016 at 11:30 a.m., at the Island Hotel in Newport Beach. Each year, the Diamond Award recognizes individuals, businesses or organizations, and […]