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A Cause Worth Kicking For

On Monday, September 28th, at 6pm on the Bracken Lawn, SNU will host its annual charity kickball event, Kick for the Cause. What Kick for the Cause involves is four games of kickball going on at once, sharing a large second base. Each base is a kiddie pool, with the large second base as a larger pool. However, Kick for ... Read More »

Coffee on the Move: Junction Coffee

Parked in front of the Civic Center in downtown Oklahoma City, with a steady line of customers down one side, is Junction Coffee. This mobile coffee shop is a site that you would not normally expect to see in Oklahoma. Junction Coffee’s bright red double decker bus from England is a one of a kind mobile concept. Housed within the ... Read More »

College Rules: Why College Football is Better than Pro

It’s fall again, which means changing leaves, pumpkin everything and our lives are being surrounded by a single sport: football. I love everything about this sport: the players, the locations, the traditions and the unexpected things that happens every year. During autumn weekends, football owns each of the three days, high school on Fridays, college on Saturdays and professional on ... Read More »

Ben Rector-Brand New Album Review

It has been two long years since Ben Rector has released an album, but the wait has been worth it. Ben dropped his latest album, titled Brand New, just two weeks ago. Within the first week of its release, Brand New climbed to number two on iTunes’ top albums list. Ben has successfully done what many thought was impossible; he ... Read More »

Cheap Events to Relax At This Labor Day Weekend

Whether you live in Bethany, or home is just too far away to travel for a visit over the upcoming Labor Day weekend, here are a few suggestions of cheap events to keep you entertained around the Oklahoma City area. · SGA will be sponsoring two free events for students. For the guys, NO GIRLS ALLOWED starts Saturday, September 5th, ... Read More »

Student Discounts Available With Your College ID

Being a college student and balancing finances can be a struggle. Lucky for us, many businesses out there offer special discounts and deals for hard working college kids. Here is a list of those awesome steals, made from actual experience as well as some research. For all you shopaholics out there, there are many stores and popular clothing websites that ... Read More »

SGA Wants to Hear Your 2 Cents

Tuesday, September 8th, from 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m., the SNU Student Government Association (SGA) will be hosting an event in Broadhurst Gymnasium where you can give them your 2 cents. The annual event is your chance to be heard by having a say in what activities SGA will be hosting throughout the year and helping mold those activities they ... Read More »

Carly Rae Jepsen-Emotion Review

I’m not going to be that guy who pretends to not love “Call Me Maybe.” Sure, I can say that pop music is a marketing-driven industry that aims to crank out uninspired and derivative singles to exploit impressionable teenagers, but at the end of the day I’ll still be singing Carly Rae Jepsen’s smash hit song in my car. With ... Read More »

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 »