By Jake O’Bannon Have you ever been in a church service where the pastor gives away the main point of the sermon at the beginning rather than in the conclusion? Their goal is to put out what they want you to know right off that bat – they want to make sure you know what they are trying to tell ... Read More »
While golf may be a sport many know about and how to play it, you’d assume, that again, I am none th...
We all love to spend Saturdays lounging around or binge watching our favorite Netflix shows, but why...
Dear Freshmen, Learn the value of solitude. Have fun and participate if that’s your thing. But it’s ...
SNU has hired a new member of the Theology Department. Dr. Jim Fitzgerald will be the new Chair of t...
Urban Dictionary, the great purveyor of common man’s language, defines Senioritis as, “noun. A cripp...
If you are interested in learning more about how you can get involved, the first staff meeting of the year will be on Monday, August 27, from 5-6 p.m. in Herrick 228. Hope to see you there! Read More »
By Brad Crofford The summer has brought significant changes to the top leadership roles at SNU, but the people filling those positions have remained virtually unchanged. It was first announced to campus staff and faculty that Donna Nance, then VP for Financial Affairs, had tendered her resignation and would be moving on to another university. Dr. Scott Strawn, VP of ... Read More »
By Kendra Nixon The Student Government Association has added a new face to its team of student leaders. Jared Webster, Athletic Relations Executive, is taking on the new position and hoping to make some changes for the better. “The purpose of Athletic Relations is to effectively support student athletes through boosting attendance to sporting events while also bringing athletes and ... Read More »
By Ronna Fisher Amidst all the changes that are taking place at SNU this fall, the one that will mostly likely affect the students directly is arrival of the new chaplain/campus pastor, Blaire Spindle. Former chaplain Brad Strawn left his position as SNU’s chaplain and took a position at the School of Psychology at Fuller Theological Seminary in California. His ... Read More »
There are a lot of great reasons to get involved with The Echo, whether as a staff writer, photographer, or occasional contributor. Here are our top eight reasons to get involved: Read More »
By Kira Roberts When freshmen and transfer students arrive on campus, they might not realize the amount of work put into their NSI experience. Before SNU was swarming with new students, student leaders engaged in almost two weeks of planning and training. Read More »
We were excited to be visited by about 100 new and returning students at our NSI booth! We will be announcing the winners of our Kindle and gift card giveaway over the next few days here on our website. We met a lot of fun, enthusiastic, and talented people today! Some of the answers to our survey were especially creative ... Read More »
By Brad Crofford This article is part of a series covering changes in personnel during the summer of 2012. In June 2009, Chris Peterson began his role as Director of Career Services and Student Employment. On August 14th, he started his new role as Director of Human Resources (HR). With this change, details about the future of the Career Center ... Read More »
By Ronna Fisher Before our nine-student mission team left Port-au-Prince, Haiti, to reach our project site in Chemin-de-Granges, our site-coordinator told us, “We are going to build a church, and if we have time we will build a building.” This perspective flavored the entire experience of our Southern Nazarene University mission trip in May to rebuild a Nazarene church that ... Read More »
By Brad Crofford Presumptive Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney has announced his running-mate. Paul Ryan, the chairman of the House budget committee and a member of Congress for over a decade, has been added as the second part of “America’s Comeback Team.” If you thought Romney was too moderate, then Ryan may seem like a great addition to the team ... Read More »
1. Eligibility All current SNU students except newspaper editorial staff are eligible. In order to participate, they must complete the Feature Student Survey at The Echo’s NSI Fair booth. Students may only enter once. Attempting to enter more than once will result in disqualification from the contest. 2. Prizes The prizes will be two (2) Kindles (value of approx. $80 ... Read More »
Welcome to the new and improved echo.snu.edu! We have updated The Echo over the summer to make our website more user friendly and useful. We know change isn’t always easy, so we have set aside a “Classic View” page where we will continue to offer a weekly version of The Echo as a downloadable PDF and interactive newspaper via Issuu. ... Read More »
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