ENC Student Life

Student life in Quincy, MA at Eastern Nazarene College - Empowering students, enriching lives, and educating the next generation. The mission of Student Development at Eastern Nazarene College is to support the mission of the College by fostering a distinctly Christian living and learning community that facilitates the holistic development of students. Valuing the diversity of our students we seek to cultivate and empower their personal growth, health, and success in order to enrich their total learning experience and prepare them to lead and serve in the world.
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Introducing the 2017-2018 Residential Life Staff

Posted by ENC Student Life on Aug 24, 2017 10:50:39 AM

Every year Student Development goes through weeks of interviews refining the selection for the coveted 22 slots available as a Resident Assistant in the residence halls. This year was extra tricky as there was a surplus of qualified candidates and it's hard to choose when there are so many wonderful options! We are excited to announce the 2017-2018 Resident Assistant list. Students, meet your new RAs!

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Topics: Campus Life, Dorm Life

Good Luck 2017 Summer Ministry Teams!

Posted by ENC Student Life on Jun 16, 2017 10:04:18 AM

Every year ENC sends out a handful of student led summer ministry teams to camps and churches on the east coast. This year, three teams are covering ground all the way up to Maine, down to Maryland, and even over to Indiana for the Nazarene General Assembly. As two teams head out today and one tomorrow, join us in praying for these students as they spend 8 weeks on the road talking about Jesus and ENC.

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Topics: ENC Life, Student Life,

The Items You HAVE TO Bring to College

Posted by ENC Student Life on Jun 12, 2017 7:03:00 AM

Congrats! You just got accepted to college and it's time to start packing for a big move! Whether you are moving down the street or across the country, there are a few items that you've just got to bring to college. We've sorted the college packing list into four segments,

  1. Necessities
  2. Things you might not think of but you totally need
  3. Things you definitely don't need but are really nice to have
  4. Not allowed items.
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Topics: Campus Life, ENC Life, Dorm Life, Life Hacks

ENC and Trevecca Give Bimba the Goat a New Home

Posted by ENC Student Life on Jun 5, 2017 6:56:00 AM

ENC Board members Russ Long and Tony Steelman gifted a goat to Trevecca's Urban Farm and Garden on behalf of Mrs. Boone. 

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Topics: ENC Life

A Student's Farewell to Dr. Ross

Posted by ENC Student Life on May 29, 2017 7:28:00 AM

A student's guide on how to handle your favorite professor leaving by Jessica Fiasconaro

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Topics: ENC Life, Student Life,

Last Year's Summer Min Team ALL The Secrets

Posted by ENC Student Life on May 15, 2017 8:00:00 AM

Being part of a summer ministry team is a long standing ENC tradition. A sort of rite of passage for those interested in possibly going into the ministry someday. We talked to one of last year's teams and go them to tell us EVERYTHING about their experience. The ins and outs of surviving 2 months on the road and why they would all do it again. 

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Topics: Campus Life, Spiritual Life at ENC

Free or under $20 Summer Activities in Boston

Posted by ENC Student Life on May 8, 2017 7:09:00 AM

While most of our students are gone, those that are working on campus over the summer reside on campus. Those that do get to enjoy the beautiful summer weather and all that Boston has to do from May through August. 

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Topics: Boston and Beyond

Graduation Countdown: Timelapse of the Graduation Set Up

Posted by ENC Student Life on Apr 28, 2017 7:07:00 AM

Graduation is just 1 week away! 

In 7 days seniors will be walking across the stage, receiving their diploma, and taking a final picture with Dr. McGee. In just under 150 hours you'll be taking pictures in your cap and gown with friends and family. Your 4 (or more) years of college have all been leading up to this special day and we are excited to watch each senior get recognized for their hard work. 

While you're off having breakfast or getting ready, the ENC facilities crew is hard at work setting up hundreds of chairs for your friends and family on Wolly lawn. This hyper lapse from a few years ago is still super mesmerizing. Can't Look. Away.

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Topics: Campus Life, Beyond Graduation, Graduation

Why Do Some Graduates Have Cords, Sashes, Medals, and Hoods?

Posted by ENC Student Life on Apr 27, 2017 12:57:51 PM

At graduation you will see students wearing more than just the black gown. Students will be wearing brightly colored sashes, braided cords, hoods, and even medals! Ever wonder how those students got their accessories? We talked to the right people and found out what each of them mean.

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Topics: Graduation

Time to Say Goodbye: End of the Year Blues

Posted by ENC Student Life on Apr 24, 2017 7:03:00 AM

Graduation is just a few days away! Finals are almost over and some of your friends might have already left for home. You're probably in the midst of packing up your room and finalizing classwork. Don't let the craziness distract you from what's really valuable, your friends! 

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Topics: Adulting, Beyond Graduation, Graduation