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1991

George Fox University

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Acknowledgements And Dedications, Ralph Beebe Jan 1991

Acknowledgements And Dedications, Ralph Beebe

A Heritage to Honor, A Future to Fulfill : George Fox College 1891-1991

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Chapter Three - 1926 To 1941, Ralph Beebe Jan 1991

Chapter Three - 1926 To 1941, Ralph Beebe

A Heritage to Honor, A Future to Fulfill : George Fox College 1891-1991

Sacrifices by a heroic faculty help the College survive a severe economic depression. The board decides, in 1929, to close the Academy.


A Heritage To Honor, A Future To Fulfill: George Fox College 1891-1991, Ralph Beebe Jan 1991

A Heritage To Honor, A Future To Fulfill: George Fox College 1891-1991, Ralph Beebe

A Heritage to Honor, A Future to Fulfill : George Fox College 1891-1991

CHAPTER ONE-1885 to 1911 Newberg's Quakers establish Friends Pacific Academy in 1885 and Pacific College in 1891.

CHAPTER TW0-1911 to 1926 Levi Pennington guides the Academy and College through difficult years that lead to recognition by the U. S. Bureau of Educational Standards.

CHAPTER THREE-1926 to 1941 Sacrifices by a heroic faculty help the College survive a severe economic depression. The board decides, in 1929, to close the Academy.

CHAPTER FOUR-1941 to 1954 Theological controversy takes a heavy toll as the College seeks its identity. The trustees change the name to George Fox College in 1949.

CHAPTER FIVE-1954 to ...


Chapter Seven - 1982 To 1991, Ralph Beebe Jan 1991

Chapter Seven - 1982 To 1991, Ralph Beebe

A Heritage to Honor, A Future to Fulfill : George Fox College 1891-1991

After several difficult years, GFC rebounds to record enrollment, financial stability, and national recognition with Edward F. Stevens as President.


Chapter Six - 1969 To 1982, Ralph Beebe Jan 1991

Chapter Six - 1969 To 1982, Ralph Beebe

A Heritage to Honor, A Future to Fulfill : George Fox College 1891-1991

George Fox College grows and becomes financially stable during David LeShana's presidency. Eight new buildings are added to the campus.


Contents, Ralph Beebe Jan 1991

Contents, Ralph Beebe

A Heritage to Honor, A Future to Fulfill : George Fox College 1891-1991

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Chapter Five - 1954 To 1969, Ralph Beebe Jan 1991

Chapter Five - 1954 To 1969, Ralph Beebe

A Heritage to Honor, A Future to Fulfill : George Fox College 1891-1991

The College and its founding church unify. Milo Ross leads the school to full accreditation in 1959.


Appendix, Ralph Beebe Jan 1991

Appendix, Ralph Beebe

A Heritage to Honor, A Future to Fulfill : George Fox College 1891-1991

The Religious Antecedents of George Fox College, Chronology, Presidents, Board of Trustees, Honorary Degrees Granted, Alumnus of the Year, Associated Student Body Presidents, The Crescent Editors, L'Ami Editors, Building Names, Campus Maps


Introduction, Ralph Beebe Jan 1991

Introduction, Ralph Beebe

A Heritage to Honor, A Future to Fulfill : George Fox College 1891-1991

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Chapter Four - 1941 To 1954, Ralph Beebe Jan 1991

Chapter Four - 1941 To 1954, Ralph Beebe

A Heritage to Honor, A Future to Fulfill : George Fox College 1891-1991

Theological controversy takes a heavy toll as the College seeks its identity. The trustees change the name to George Fox College in 1949.


Chapter Two - 1911 To 1926, Ralph Beebe Jan 1991

Chapter Two - 1911 To 1926, Ralph Beebe

A Heritage to Honor, A Future to Fulfill : George Fox College 1891-1991

Levi Pennington guides the Academy and College through difficult years that lead to recognition by the U.S. Bureau of Educational Standards.


Chapter One - 1885 To 1911, Ralph Beebe Jan 1991

Chapter One - 1885 To 1911, Ralph Beebe

A Heritage to Honor, A Future to Fulfill : George Fox College 1891-1991

Newberg's Quakers establish Friends Pacific Academy in 1885 and Pacific College in 1891.