Tag Archives: freshman

Feature Friday: Polina Chala and Judit Mas

To get inside information on the 2016 tennis team at SNU, I sat down last week with returning player Polina Chala and true freshman Judit Mas. Polina Chala is a returning sophomore from Khariv, Ukraine. After asking her what it was like her freshman year adjusting to a new country and meeting new people, she responded, “It was a big ... Read More »

When Sprinklers Attack

There’s an epidemic that is sweeping the campus of SNU: sprinkler attacks. No one is safe. No place is safe. You can’t outrun the sprinklers because they have an enormous range of destruction. Only the strong (and lucky) survive. So, what makes students vulnerable? Simply put, it is the element of surprise. Nobody knows where or when the sprinkler system ... Read More »

The Freshman Experience

The first year of college is undoubtedly one of the most nerve-wracking experiences for any student. This experience is no different for the freshmen at Southern Nazarene University. With the influx of students that arrive at SNU, these individuals are making a huge step into adulthood; their first experience can either make or break them. After many interviews with the ... Read More »

18 Tips for Making Your SNU Experience Amazing!

Starting college can be hard. The Echo is here to help with our editorial staff’s tried and true wisdom: 1. Don’t be afraid to participate. It’s not like in high school when that was “uncool”. So, go to all the events and meet everyone. Even if you forget or you don’t become everyone’s BFF, the experience alone will change you. ... Read More »

Dear Freshman

Dear Freshman, Are you homesick yet? I’m sure most of you think I’m crazy for asking that question since you are still just enjoying the freedom of college life (within SNU limitations of course). But I know the rest would answer with a yes. Want to know how I know? Well, not only have I talked to some of you ... Read More »