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The SNU Improv Team Is Headed Your Way

We are pleased to announce that there are students who are making progress towards our own SNU improv comedy team. Current sophomores Mady Martin, Savannah Kelley and another mysterious unnamed student are coming together to bring forth a team of the funniest Snulians. Improv comedy is comedy in its rawest form. Coming straight from the mouth without much pre-thought, this ... Read More »

Marching Band Coming Fall 2016

Is a marching band right for Southern Nazarene University? Administration thinks so. I talked with Dr. Melany Kyzer and Dr. Cantwell to get the details. In 2010 the Southern Nazarene University cabinet approved the pursuit of a marching band. For those of you like me who come from a history of marching band, this may make the transition into college ... Read More »

Will Your Shiny New Degree Get You a Job?

The dust hasn’t even had time to settle on your mortarboard, and you’re looking for your first real job. But, as you may have guessed, not all degrees are created equal. Now that you have graduated, just what will your degree get you in the real world? First, the good news: just having a degree is going to greatly help ... Read More »

Update on SNU Security

Glen Holcomb, the new Director of Safety and Security on campus, is doing his best to make sure that his security unit continues to keep the students and faculty of Southern Nazarene University safe and secure. Holcomb was hired as the Director of Safety and Security in August of 2013. With over a year and a half of experience, Holcomb ... Read More »

Leveling the Playing Field for Invisible Disabilities

When the subject of disabilities comes up among the student population at SNU, we are quick to think of those with a physical impairment. While it is easy to spot someone on campus that has a broken leg or is visually impaired, there are many students that have a disability that you cannot see. Just as Disability Services offers accommodations ... Read More »

Library Renovations: Final Update

Construction on the SNU Library has been projected to have its grand opening this upcoming Fall Semester. The SNU Library has been under renovation since fall break of last semester, beginning with preliminary electrical installation. However, initial project estimated renovation began much earlier (June/July of last summer), and the university moved a great deal around to meet those early deadlines. ... Read More »

Water4 Theme House

Among the many organizations at Southern Nazarene University, we have been privileged to have socially active organizations that not only benefit the students but the community. For many years, the Speak House (Imel Townhouses) has been known for their efforts in Human Trafficking and brings awareness to this ongoing issue.In the upcoming year there will be an additional theme house ... Read More »

Visit from Open Door Ministries in Romania

Monica is a woman from Romania who came to SNU in February to discuss her organization with the Romanian SIMS crew and the SPEAK Theme House, which is called The Open Door. This organization was formed to help the women and men of Romania who are involved with sex trafficking and to help them find a place of security until ... Read More »

How do You Become an SNU News Announcer?

The SNU news announcers are hand chosen by Spiritual Development, which is under Blair Spindle. Blair Spindle meets with the announcers every week to record and go through the announcements. He himself edits the footage for what the students view every week. Blair Spindle and Marian Redwine both expressed that they were looking for a way to get the announcements ... Read More »

The Echo Wins Best Online Newspaper & Staff Takes Home Individual Prizes

Members of SNU’s newspaper staff gave up their Good Friday off to attend development workshops and received numerous awards for their work in 2014 at the Oklahoma Collegiate Media Association’s annual conference at Oklahoma State University on Friday, April 3rd. The Echo was successful in the awards competitions for division 1A. The Echo won best overall online newspaper. Ronna Fisher, ... Read More »

Senior SGA Candidates for the Class of 2016

President Mallory Redwine         Secretary/Treasurer Contact Marian Redwine if you are interested in this position. Campus Communications Hayley Brown       Athletic Relations Grayson Haws Social Life Katie Cosper Campus Ministries Meagan Moore Hi, I’m Meagan Moore! I have a huge passion for serving others and loving on people the way that Jesus did. I sincerely ... Read More »

Junior Candidates for the Class of 2017

President Shelby Ruest Hey (almost) juniors! My name is Shelby Reust, and I am running for YOUR class president. My hope as president would be that I would have a better opportunity to invest in the lives of others on campus and make YOUR time here at SNU more enjoyable. Because of Christ, there is a common bond in our ... Read More »

Sophomore SGA Candidates for the Class of 2018

President Josh Oliver       Jaci Wise My name is Jaci Wise, and I am running for Sophomore Class President. We are blessed with a great community here at school that allows us to be involved and meet more people than we would at a larger school; we should never take this for granted. If elected, I plan on ... Read More »

SNU Helps Give Council Grove a Train Trip

Two freshmen in the SNU Honors Program secured a grant that enables a spring educational field trip for students at Council Grove Elementary School funded by Target Foundation.  Geoff Miller and Greg Sattler of the SNU Honors Program wrote the $700 grant for 91 Council Grove kindergarteners to go on a train ride on the Amtrak rails to the train ... Read More »

Tri-Beta Inducts New Members Dedicated to the Promotion Of Science

On March 11, 2015, the Omicron Phi chapter of Beta Beta Beta, inducted twenty regular members and five associate members into the nationally recognized biological honor society. In a ceremony that was held in the Marchant Center, new inductees pledged to uphold the three main objectives of Tri-Beta. These objectives are to promote scholarship of the biological sciences, to promote ... Read More »