By Baker Pitts Online learning has been a frontier that colleges have been exploring since the dawn of the Internet. Thanks to a two million dollar grant, SNU has the tools needed to expand its online learning to the next level with the creation of the Online Resource Center. The idea behind online courses is to make college accessible to ... Read More »
Our Southern Nazarene University women’s basketball team has started the season off great. As...
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Senioritis is typically only thought about when you are about finish high school. You spend four yea...
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By Brad Crofford Angela Rhodes has announced that she will be assuming the role of Coordinator for Career Services and Student Employment as of Monday, September 10. She announced this to the Cultural and Communication Studies colloquium class on Wednesday during a presentation about resumés. Rhodes, the current housing coordinator and an adjunct professor, will be filling the position vacated ... Read More »
By Ashleigh Buchanan During my semester abroad in India last spring, I was dropped into a vibrant culture where nearly everything was completely foreign. One of the generalizations I had about India was that it was a country of predominantly Hindus who worship multiple gods. This generalization was confirmed almost immediately upon my arrival. From the bindi dot on a ... Read More »
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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 »
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 »