Public vs. Private School

About 5 months ago two teenagers from a small town named Cisco Texas parted ways, one for Southern Nazarene University and the other for West Texas A&M. The base cost of tuition is about $10,000 more at SNU; the student to faculty ratio differs from 15:1 to 19:1 respectively. How have these changes in culture and scenery affected the daily ... 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 »

Upcoming 2015 Movies

From the looks of it, 2015 is going to be a big year for movies. Most of them seem to be action or dystopian sequels that will no doubt rake in tons of money, but there are going to be animated films and drama as well. First up is a live-action rendition of Cinderella, coming out next month. The past ... Read More »

Stop The Traffic: SPEAK House Show

The SPEAK theme house at Southern Nazarene University has partnered with 18 year old freshman Jasmine Abraham to host the first Stop the Traffic Fashion Show in Herrick Auditorium on March 27th at 7:00 p.m. This fashion show will bring awareness to sexual exploitation through the spring selections of clothing for men, women and children. Along with this event, there ... Read More »

Black History Month Highlight

This Black History Month’s History highlight is none other than Martin Luther King Jr. “Life’s most persistent and most urgent question is, “What are you doing for others?” -Martin Luther King Jr. This very quote is the platform for Martin Luther King Jr.’s stance in life. He believed in civil disobedience and that, in order to defeat evil, one must ... Read More »

Art & Design department welcomes Bob Calvano

Thursday, February 18, art and design students at SNU were inspired by guest speaker Bob Calvano. Mr. Calvano is currently the Vice President of Design for the A+E Networks which include A+E, The History Channel, The Lifetime Network, Bio, and The Lifetime Movie Network. He also serves on the board of AIGA the professional organization for design, which is the ... Read More »

A Dollar Menu Like No Other

Have you been harnessing the true power of the culinary treat that we know as the taco? This week on Try it Tuesday our SNU testers tried tongue, tripe and beef cheek tacos. These aren’t your normal Taco Bell fillings, so we headed to Taqueria Sanchez located at 4011 NW 10th Street. This blue food truck would be easily missed ... Read More »

Heartpal Candidates for 2015

It’s that time of year again. The time to take your time to deliberate and vote on who you think personifies the title of “Heart Pal Queen.” Whatever you do, whoever you vote for, do it with a kind heart and an open mind. So, are you guys and gals ready to meet the girls of this year’s Heart Pal ... Read More »

‘Hospital’ is the antonym to ‘Rest’

OK, so my life goes like this: I’m putting up my Christmas lights on a rainy day and I feel a shock in my hand, so I throw the string of lights into the street to save myself from total elimination from the face of the earth. Then a neighbor comes out, a very nice neighbor, a young lady who ... Read More »

Stories from Sweden

Laura Loftin, Sophomore Mass Communications Major, shares about the beginning of her study abroad experience this semester: Sweden? Yeah, sure, let’s go there! The decision to study abroad has already been such an adventure, even if I’ve only been in “Europe’s greenest city,” Växjö, for three weeks. It took an early morning car ride, three long flights (stinky footed passengers ... Read More »

The Pros and Cons of having a Baby Face

Birds fly, actors act, students nap and people age; although, some age slower than others. I myself have this problem. Some of you reading this article may say, “That doesn’t sound like such a big problem, and won’t you look better as you get older?” This may be true for the most part, but it can also be a great ... Read More »