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Birdman Takes Flight On The Big Screen

The movie Birdman centers around a sordid actor trying to reclaim what little of his career he has left. Riggan Thomson (played by Michael Keaton) is desperately trying to cling onto his waning fame in an ever-changing society that he refuses to be a part of. He also wishes to stay as blissfully ignorant to the world of technology that ... Read More »

What to Watch on Netflix

Netflix is the greatest accomplishment of the 21st century (at least according to most college students). But when the site is most known for the fact that you spend more time searching then you do actually watching TV shows or movies, there’s no doubt you might need some suggestion on what to watch. So without further ado here are the ... Read More »

Why is Prof. Rosfeld at SNU?

Ken Rosfeld, like others wasn’t born a professor, he came to SNU on a long interesting path, but just what does that path look like? At a young age Rosfeld showed interest in music recording. He played with recording equipment even while in elementary school. He grew up in a family of musicians, as well as both his mother and ... Read More »

Staff Highlight: Joshua Achipa

Southern Nazarene University has been privileged enough to have amazing faculty and staff. Each person has a vital role to play in the lives of the students at this university. The Echo has decided to highlight an African American who has been a light to our community, as well as an individual who has graced us with his presence on ... Read More »

TONIGHT: A Night of Rodgers and Hammerstein Concert

SNU School of Music is pleased to present A Night of Rodgers and Hammerstein. This show is a musical review of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s best music. This review will be held tonight in Cantrell auditorium at 7:30 p.m. There are 23 music students and 3 faculty members involved in the overall production of the show. Our very own Andrea Hanson ... Read More »

Board Games for the Not So Bored

Feeling blue, bitter, or just downright bored? Unsure what to do with your free time? Why not play a board game? For centuries now board games have not only helped to stave off the mundane times in life, but also brought families and friends together. Whether simple or complex, popular or cult classics, you just can’t beat a board game. ... Read More »

Who will you vote as THE MAN?

The Who’s the Man showdown is this Friday, March 6th at 7pm in Herrick Auditorium. The candidates will woo you with their songs, dances and talents. Here is a little background knowledge on the boys: *Please note: Each candidate wrote their own biography paragraph and are listed alphabetically. Photos by Austin Jenkins.* Jordan Daelen Christopher Harding is a sophomore History ... Read More »

Upcoming 2015 Movies

From the looks of it, 2015 is going to be a big year for movies. Most of them seem to be action or dystopian sequels that will no doubt rake in tons of money, but there are going to be animated films and drama as well. First up is a live-action rendition of Cinderella, coming out next month. The past ... Read More »

Black History Month Highlight

This Black History Month’s History highlight is none other than Martin Luther King Jr. “Life’s most persistent and most urgent question is, “What are you doing for others?” -Martin Luther King Jr. This very quote is the platform for Martin Luther King Jr.’s stance in life. He believed in civil disobedience and that, in order to defeat evil, one must ... Read More »

A Dollar Menu Like No Other

Have you been harnessing the true power of the culinary treat that we know as the taco? This week on Try it Tuesday our SNU testers tried tongue, tripe and beef cheek tacos. These aren’t your normal Taco Bell fillings, so we headed to Taqueria Sanchez located at 4011 NW 10th Street. This blue food truck would be easily missed ... Read More »

Heartpal Candidates for 2015

It’s that time of year again. The time to take your time to deliberate and vote on who you think personifies the title of “Heart Pal Queen.” Whatever you do, whoever you vote for, do it with a kind heart and an open mind. So, are you guys and gals ready to meet the girls of this year’s Heart Pal ... Read More »

Whistle While You Work

Students come into contact with the custodial staff each and everyday but do you get to know them? I had the honor and privilege to speak to one of the custodians, Tanis. She takes care of the girls in Bracken Hall. As a resident advisor, I’ve been able to work with her in the Residence Life staff. Tanis went into great ... Read More »

In Review: Gopuram Taste of India

This past weekend, My friends and I stepped out of our comfort zones and tried Gopuram Taste of India. One of my favorite things to do is to go to new places and try foods I haven’t tried before. I was excited when I moved to OKC from home because there were so many restaurants I had never been to ... Read More »

Tales from QERC: How I met Fernanda

Maggie Williams, Sophomore Biology Major, is currently studying abroad at SNU’s Quetzal Education and Research Center (QERC) along with 10 other Nazarene University Students. The group has been in Costa Rica since January 4th. Maggie shared some stories from their time spent learning Spanish and about the culture of Costa Rica. “This past week was full of laughter, awkward moments ... Read More »