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 »

Love and SNU

Among the most pressing questions and societal pressure comes the thought of, “Why am I still single?” Have you attended far too many weddings and thought to yourself, “Where is my true love?” Does it feel as though a lot of your friends are coupling up, while you’re still a single pringle? Being a communal creature, it is not uncommon ... Read More »

Back to Back

In 2012 , Southern Nazarene University transitioned into NCAA Division II. From then on, the team has struggled with winning games consistently. At the start of each season, the spotlight is on the team and coaches to see if they can turn that around. Well, the past two weekends they did just that. They have proven that they are capable ... Read More »

Mon1kers in Review

The band Monikers is a pop alternative band made up of the Southern Nazarene University (SNU) alum Clay Millford and Ben Rowland. They recently released their debut album titled Mon1kers. With a soaring vocals and catchy guitar riffs, this album is a promising start to the Oklahoma City based band’s career. The band held an album release party on September ... 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 »

Here’s to the Dreamers

“We all come from somewhere. We all have a story. We all have dreams. We all have uncertainty of the future. But what if one day, those dreams that you clung to so tightly were literally taken right out of your hands? “ As Selene Gonzales mentioned in her article: A Dreamer at SNU on September 5, 2017, the DACA ... Read More »

A Dreamer at SNU

(For the protection of the person discussed within this article, the name has been changed.) About nineteen years ago, Diego Flores did not make the decision to move to the United States, because he was only an infant. Instead, his parents made the decision for him.   Diego’s family is originally from Chihuahua, Mexico, a place he does not remember ... Read More »

Finding the Perfect Cup of Joe at SNU

Whether you’re a big fan of coffee or can’t stand the taste, finding a coffee shop that you enjoy visiting can be helpful if you’re trying to find a chill hangout or a study area. There are three coffee shops that are 20 minutes or less away from SNU that I think are worth trying out. The first shop is ... Read More »

Insight into SNU Golf Team

Southern Nazarene University’s golf team has enjoyed many years of success. There have been All-Americans and All Conference players on both the men’s and women’s golf teams throughout the years. The men’s golf team has the achievement of being the first team from SNU to make a NCAA postseason appearance. SNU men’s golf also has 13 NAIA National Tournament appearances ... Read More »

Attractions in New Mexico

Fall break is approaching and will be here before you know it. Still looking for places you and your friends to visit? New Mexico is the place to go; it is beautiful, has fresh dry weather and has many affordable places to visit. If you are looking for more of the mountainous environment, then northern New Mexico is the place ... Read More »

The Magic of the Movies

Victorious applause, silent sobs, uproarious laughter– all of these emotions are experienced inside a movie theater. It is no secret that the movie industry is a dying art, as box offices are now having to compete with streaming services such as Netflix and HBO Go. This is why, now more than ever, it is important to support movies and go ... 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 »

Standout Albums from Last Week

  Lil Uzi Vert: Luv Is Rage 2 Lil Uzi Vert is coming off his biggest single of his young career “Tour Llif3” which won him the VMA for the song of the summer. Expectations were sky high for his latest tape, and he delivered on these expectations. He produced his most developed and cohesive effort yet. His previous efforts ... 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 »