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The First Ever SNU Anime Club

The first ever SNU anime club Last Saturday, I had the pleasure of joining the SNU Anime Club for the viewing of Mamoru Hosoda’s The Boy and the Beast. Afterwards, the Anime Club president, Hannah Small granted me a short interview and a look at her impressive anime, manga, and collectibles collection.   The club itself is well run and ... Read More »

Get Connected: Kingdom Come

Although it’s early in the semester, the growth of Kingdom Come is expanding in the SNU community. The student lead chapel occurs Thursday nights at 9 p.m. in Cantrell Music Hall. Kingdom Come is an optional night of worship where students come together and respond freely to the word of God. This service allows students to attend if they choose ... Read More »

Ping Pong Fun Comes To SNU

After a few days of announcements, the players have been set, and the games have begun. On Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 during compassion week, there was a ping pong tournament to raise donations for the ROC: Resale Shop. There was a great prize at the end! To sign up to play in the ping pong tournament, you had to pay ... Read More »

Volunteer Opportunities For Students

Would you change the world if you could? You can move tiny sand grains every day from one side to the other, which would make a bigger difference than doing nothing. We can change any place we want with the power of giving just a bit of time and work. Hebrews 13:16 “And don’t forget to do good and to ... Read More »

Honors Program Donates School Supplies

School is starting up and so is homework. Students need supplies in order to complete assignments and to be the best that they can be. On August 17th, right before school started, students from the honors program donated school supplies to Council Grove Elementary. They received 1,000 dollars in supplies and several cash donations. For 5 years running, Dr. Broyles ... Read More »

Wet Bandits: Kill or Be Killed

Wet bandits is one of the most widely participated events on campus. While some events cater to sports minded people, and some to party-goers, wet bandits allows introverts and extroverts, alike, to show their sneaky side. Rules were released in an email by the SGA Execs of the senior class. The basics of the game is that you get out ... Read More »

The New Go Week

The wait is over. The new “Go week” has been revealed! Last week in chapel, Joel Mullen brought excitement to students. He shared the stage with Eileen Ruger, Liliana Reza and a few students who shared their experience from studying abroad, Commissions to Mexico (Com2Mex), and Southern Nazarene in Missions (SIMS). Studying abroad offers students to take courses and do ... Read More »

President Gresham Announces Retirement

On September 14th, Dr. Loren Gresham announced that he will retire on July 31, 2017. By then, he will have completed his 28th year leading the university as president, preceded by 22 years in other administrative, teaching, and coaching roles. In a statement released via email, Dr. Gresham said, “Linda and I are grateful for the privilege to have served ... Read More »

Compassion Week Comes to SNU

September 15th marks the start of Compassion Week here at SNU. This series of events is meant to get students to start thinking about compassion for others, not just in the mission field, but here at home as well. This year, for Compassion Week, there is a focus on the need for clothing. This will be implemented in the events ... Read More »

Local Businesses That Offer Student Discounts

As a brand new college student, I’m still learning the do’s and don’ts of money managing. Luckily, I’ve found that there are a lot of great local businesses that offer student discounts, even if you don’t own a Crimson Card. All you have to do is show them your student ID. Here are some great places to try out: -Chipotle ... Read More »

Your Vote Matters Even If You’re From Out of State

Whether it’s Trump, Hillary, or Gary Johnson we’ve all got a pretty big decision coming up in November. For many of you this will be just like any other election but those of you who come from out of state may see this as much more of a daunting task. Not being an Oklahoma native I can say that I ... Read More »

On Thrifting

One of the most surprising things I encountered, upon moving to the United States, was the popularization of thrifting. Like anyone who listened to the music of 2013, I heard Macklemore’s “Thrift Shop,” but did not realize just how mainstream thrifting had become. My first real encounter with thrift shopping was the day of Southern Supper my freshman year. (That ... Read More »

Exploring the New SNU Bookstore

The new semester begins and brings with it exciting new changes. One of the biggest changes to campus life is the SNU campus bookstore, which this past summer was given a complete makeover. The university has partnered with Tree of Life Bookstores to provide a greater discount to students. Although returning students may know about this change, new students may ... Read More »

A Final Edit: Remembering Prof. Wilcox

I just returned from the memorial service for my colleague, my mentor and my friend, Jim Wilcox.  After listening to so many eloquent words and so many funny stories, I’m hesitant to add my inadequate voice to the chorus that honored this one-of-a-kind man.  But in the back of my head I hear a familiar prodding from Jim himself saying, ... Read More »