July 26 school briefs
Grant graduates from Whitworth
Newberg student Alexander Grant received his undergraduate degree from Whitworth University in Spokane last month. Grant majored in business administration.
Two make honor roll at Whitworth
Students Daniel Harper and Elisah Winikka, both of Newberg, were named to the honor roll at Whitworth University for the spring semester. To receive the honor, students must maintain a 3.75 grade-point average.
GFU makes Money magazine value list
Money magazine recently ranked George Fox University among the top five Christian colleges in the country and No. 1 in the state of Oregon in its 2017-2018 "Best Colleges for Your Money" list. George Fox finished No. 5 among schools in the 121-member Council for Christian Colleges & Universities, and was No. 191 overall. Other Oregon schools ranked included the University of Portland (No. 55), Oregon State University (No. 274), Reed College (No. 365), Pacific University (No. 408), Willamette University (No. 408), Linfield College (No. 529), the University of Oregon (No. 600) and Lewis & Clark College (No. 645).
Princeton University ranked No. 1 overall and, among CCCU schools, Wheaton College (Ill.) (No. 111), the College of the Ozarks (No. 73), Waynesburg University (No. 170) and Wisconsin Lutheran College (No. 178) ranked higher than George Fox.