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Cairn’s Enrollment and Marketing Welcome New Leadership

Beginning July 1st, Cairn University’s enrollment and marketing will receive new leadership as the Cairn community welcomes David Urban and Paul Neal. Co-founders of Charter Oak Research, David A. Urban and Paul T. Neal bring years of experience in education and market research to the Presidential Cabinet. After working with over 40 Christian nonprofits, K-12 schools, […]

First International Cohort Graduates in São Paulo, Brazil

On Saturday, May 31st, Cairn University’s first international cohort celebrated its commencement in São Paulo, Brazil.  These seven students, all teachers at the Pan American Christian Academy (PACA), each earned a Master of Science in Education degree by gathering twice a year for 2 weeks of intensive study. The PACA cohort is the first class […]

J.A.M. celebrates 20 years of youth outreach

Over 850 people participated in J.A.M. 2014 at Cairn University on May 30-31, 2014. Junior-High Adventures in Ministry (J.A.M.) is a summer evangelism event run by the Youth and Family Ministry program at Cairn.  Each year, middle school students come to campus for intensive evangelism training on Friday evening and Saturday morning.  This training is […]

Chancellor Dr. W. Sherrill Babb Appointed President Emeritus

This May, the Board of Trustees unanimously conferred upon Dr. W. Sherrill Babb the title of President Emeritus. It is an honor worthy of his service and contribution to the University. Dr. Babb served as president for 28 years and oversaw the development of the Langhorne campus, Wisconsin Wilderness campus, and international campuses, in addition […]

Artist Fujimura to graduates: “You Can’t Waste God’s Gift”

  Makoto Fujimura, founder of the International Arts Movement (IAM) and the Fujimura Institute, speaks about the significance of seizing small, life-changing moments to the final class of Centennial graduates on May 17, 2014. Although now an internationally celebrated painter and advocate for the arts, commencement speaker Makoto Fujimura (H’14) began his address with a […]

19th Annual Golf Classic Raises $51K for Scholarships

Cairn’s 19th Annual Golf Classic was Monday, May 5, 2014, in Malvern, PA.  Golfers enjoyed sunny weather as they played on White Manor Country Club’s award-winning golf course.  This year, 99 golfers entered into a round of competitive fun, including contest holes and a putting contest.  After a day on the course, golfers settled down […]

Faith and Arts Explored through QU4RTETS Exhibit

On Monday, April 28, the Cairn Arts Initiative welcomed artists Makoto Fujimura and Bruce Herman for a day of conversations in honor of the visual exhibit of the QU4RTETS Project hosted in the Connie A. Eastburn Gallery.  The QU4RTETS Project is a collaborative response to T.S. Eliot’s poem Four Quartets in word, image, and music that […]

Second Annual Hope 5k Raises Funds to Fight Human Trafficking

On April 12, 51 participants laced up their running shoes for the 2nd annual Hope 5k, one of several Cairn initiatives to raise awareness and support for anti-human trafficking organizations locally and internationally. In the past two years, the Hope 5k has raised approximately $1500 to fight human trafficking.  Last year, the event partnered with Bombay […]

Former Academic Dean, Dr. Gilbert Peterson, Dies at Age 78

Dr. Gilbert Peterson, former Academic Dean at Cairn University (PCB) and Lancaster Bible College chancellor, passed away Thursday evening at the age of 78 as a result of complications of open heart surgery performed in January. Peterson was appointed to chair PCB’s Christian Education department in 1960 and, after serving for two years as Associate […]

Andy Crouch Speaks for Centennial Chapel

In Wednesday’s Centennial Chapel, special guest Andy Crouch addressed the Cairn community with a challenge: If you pray for God to deliver you from culture, you may be praying exactly against the will of God. After all, in the Garden of Gethsemane, Jesus Christ prayed just the opposite: that God would not take His followers […]

Cairn Hosts Global Mission Week 2014

Cairn University held its annual Global Mission Week on February 17-21 – a tradition that has changed the lives of many students, faculty, and staff for over 50 years. Often, Global Mission Week focuses attention on “the ends of the earth” – on continents and cultures quite different from our daily experiences in Langhorne, Pennsylvania.  […]
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