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Una Casa Divida no Aguantarà (A House Divided Cannot Stand)

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  “The more the Catalan government promotes independence through manipulated public television, the more people are going to want to separate themselves from Spain.” —Carlos Anguiano, SNU Junior,  Pre-Law Business Administration   The Spanish region of Catalonia is found in the Northeastern part of Spain.The capital city, Barcelona, is known as a popular tourist destination with its captivating art, architecture, ... Read More »

ONE Theme House 2017

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SNU is filled with many opportunities for us to be the hands and feet of God. One of these opportunities is through one of SNU’s theme houses, known as ONE. ONE stands for “Our Neighborhood Empowered” and is one out of the four theme houses that are on campus. ONE was created by OKC First Church of the Nazarene as ... Read More »

The Children’s Center Rehabilitation Hospital’s New Bed Tower Dedication

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This past Tuesday, the Children’s Center Rehabilitation Hospital on NW 39th Expressway in Bethany had the dedication of their new patient bed tower. The new tower offers four floors that will include the pediatric outpatient clinic, treatment and diagnostic rooms and an additional forty patient beds. The dedication was held in the new building and several of the board members ... Read More »

A Night on Broadway

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“It’s not just for us or for SNU. It is for our surrounding community. It’s for the kids that are sitting in classrooms and have never heard ‘One Day More.’ Theater changed my life, so to be able to put on a show that support what I love and support the arts, is just a special experience.”—Noah McGuire, co-director of ... Read More »

Coffee House Poetry at SNU

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On Friday, October 6 from 8am-3:30pm, Southern Nazarene University (SNU) will be hosting a Coffee House Poetry Workshop in the library. Former Poet Laureate of Oklahoma Nathan Brown will be speaking, along with GNWY (Generation Why) and Amy Bowles. This workshop will give students and teachers the opportunity to hear original poetry from professionals as well as gain valuable information ... Read More »

Hate or Hospitality?: The 2 Windows Project

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The 2 Windows Project is a program attempting to foster discussions of science and faith. As a Christian, it can be difficult to reconcile the credibility of science with the intuition of faith. The 2 Windows Project offers discussions to help bridge the gap between faith and science, trying to help people understand that both options can live harmoniously together. ... Read More »

McNair Scholars Program Refunded

The McNair Scholars Program received continued funding at Southern Nazarene University (SNU) last week. This program targets eligible SNU undergraduate students that are academically sound, have intent on pursuing a career that requires a doctoral degree and demonstrate promising potential for success in a graduate program. The goal of this program is to encourage first generation, economically challenged and underrepresented ... Read More »

Mission Opportunities at SNU

This past week at SNU was GO week. GO week is when students can learn about opportunities where they can serve in missions for the 2017-2018 school year. SNU believes it is important for each student to be in service and to branch out to be the hands and feet of Jesus. Each season of the year has a trip ... Read More »

Get UP for a Good Cause: Swazi 5K

“If you know that these people walk across the country of Swaziland, to get to the hospital, to have their babies. We could at least get up out of bed and go walk at 8am on a Saturday.” –Karen Dedmon, head director of the Swazi 5k On September 16th, at 8:00 am, hundreds of people will gather to walk, jog, ... Read More »

Introducing Jubilee House

This school year, Southern Nazarene University is introducing a new theme house on campus that is partnering with a non-profit organization called Jubilee Partners. SNU’s theme housing gets students that are committed to serving connected with local non-profits in the Oklahoma City area. Jubilee Partners supports youth in urban OKC that are in at-risk situations. The goal of the organization ... Read More »

Kingdom Comes to Serve

This last Thursday night, August 31, students from Southern Nazarene University (SNU) gathered together to worship at Serve Coffee Shop on 39th Expy across from the campus in Bethany. For those that do not know, Kingdom Come is a student lead worship service hosted by the Campus Ministries branch of SNU’s Student Government Association (SGA). The night included worship music ... Read More »

Voluntary Assigned Chapel Seating

It is a new semester here at Southern Nazarene University, and with it are coming some recent changes inside the chapel services. As of this semester, Spiritual Development is offering voluntary assigned chapel seats. The assigned seats are reserved for students who have chosen to let the campus chaplains determine a seat for them, and the students are required to ... Read More »

SNU Education Students Take STEM to Local Elementary Schools

Three SNU Education majors, Haley Ryckman, Macy Smart, and Katelynn Thompson, set out to share an exciting and fun learning experience for elementary students through a web-based, computer programming curriculum, CS-First. This program falls under the umbrella of STEM, which stands for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. CS-First is an entry-level computer science program designed and supported by Google; therefore, ... Read More »

Energy Drinks: How Do They Affect Your Health?

According to the health section in US News, sales of energy drinks and shots, like 5-hour Energy, are higher than ever. The energy drink market made over $12.5 billion in the years between 2008 and 2012 and are now soaring into the $20-$30 billion range. The easy targets for these companies are people just like you; the busy college kids. ... Read More »

SNU’s 2017 Senior Design Show

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SNU will be holding its Senior Design Show on May 12, 2017 in the Parker Fine Arts Building from 6:30-9:00 p.m.. Professor Phyllis Eagle is serving as the Art Director for the show, but our own senior graphic design students are the ones putting together the program. Morgan Campbell, Jordan Babcock, Hannah Lebeau, Brittany Toone, Logan Sundbye, Ashley Grubert, J.D. ... Read More »