Archive for November, 2012

Contest invites students’ art to brighten Walker’s walls
News

Contest invites students’ art to brighten Walker’s walls

Walker hosted its first art show, “The Art Project,” on Tuesday. “The Art Project” featured student-submitted works to replace the current pictures in Walker’s lounges and halls. The Walker resident assistants have been contemplating the idea of an art show for some time now. The current pictures of “flowers, fruit, […]

News

Community cares for campus-bound for holidays

The smell of turkey wafts its way through the different rooms and the air is frigid as people gather around the table bundled in their sweaters ready to fill their stomachs in celebration of all things worth being thankful for. Usually travel plans are made simply to gather around the […]

Lady Eagles basketball stumbles out of the gate
Sports

Lady Eagles basketball stumbles out of the gate

The Lady Eagles will try to break their four-game losing streak on Friday night against neighbor Ecclesia College (Ark.). JBU’s only win of the season was their season opener against Ecclesia, which ended with a score of 82-36. Ecclesia has only played one game against another Sooner Athletic Conference school, […]

Thanksgiving football promises appetizing plate of games
Sports

Thanksgiving football promises appetizing plate of games

For many people, the most special Thursday of the year means three things: family, food, and football. This year, all three Thanksgiving Day NFL games will be intriguing match ups that will make for great entertainment after the wishbone is snapped and the turkey is carved. Every year the Dallas […]

Basketball opens season 5-0
Sports

Basketball opens season 5-0

Despite an underwhelming first couple of games, the Golden Eagles men’s basketball team is off to a 5-0 start for the season. The Eagles trailed at halftime to TP Game opponent Hillsdale Baptist, a team the Eagles usually beat handily. Also, John Brown took overtime to beat Central Baptist. Despite […]

Great turnout! Let’s do it again
Sports

Great turnout! Let’s do it again

On a more-beautiful-than-it-should-be fall day at Alumni Field, there was almost a moment. As we gathered around the corner of the soccer pitch, crowded as closely to the action as we could get, the anticipation in the JBU crowd was palpable. There’s nothing quite like a crowd of fans being […]

No shave November: A hairy situation
Opinion

No shave November: A hairy situation

November might be my least favorite month of the year. November always swallows up the last of warm temperatures and slings us headfirst into winter weather. November means Thanksgiving, which is a glorious event in and of itself, but also begins the inevitable weight gain that continues well past Christmas. […]

Mock Rock 2012: Lip-syncing tradition takes audience on space odyssey
News

Mock Rock 2012: Lip-syncing tradition takes audience on space odyssey

Eight fearless acts will don their costumes, put on their game faces and take the stage for the largest lip-syncing tradition John Brown University has to offer on Saturday. Junior emcees Allie Miller and Morgan Morris will be leading the audience through an outer space adventure for a Mock Rock […]

Lifestyles

Bargain movies bring crowd of students

With a fresh bag of popcorn in one hand and spare change in the other, students waited patiently in line to check out the latest flicks for half the ticket price, thanks to Elevate’s $3 movie night. The event gave students the opportunity to take a break from the campus […]

Lifestyles

Plumstone

I am a learner in the world’s best classroom on this night. I’m listening to stories about how to make Jamaica from Guatemala and Picadillo from Costa Rica and Injera from Ethiopia and Gateaux from West Africa and Chicheme from Panama. Even more inspiring than the methods and recipes are […]