Archive for January, 2015

Rudy Carrasco speaks in chapel on Thursday Jan. 22, stressing the importance of service and education.
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Speaker challenges students to think global

Rudy Carrasco holds many titles; from writer, minister, Hispanic Scholarship Funds Hall of Fame holder, to community developer. Partners Worldwide associate, Carrasco, discussed how to combat poverty and shared his own personal journey with John Brown University at chapel this previous Thursday. Carrasco works with Partners Worldwide to plant businesses […]

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University president promotes campaign

The Berry Performing Arts Center was abuzz with reporters, Northwest Arkansas residents, professors, students and John Brown University board members. As the house lights dimmed, the voice of JBU’s founder, John E. Brown, Sr., filled the room, describing the university’s mission from 1919. Now, nearly 100 years later, John Brown’s […]

$2 million surprise honors professor
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$2 million surprise honors professor

An anonymous donor has given $2 million to John Brown University in order to institute the Charles Peer Endowed Chair in Visual Arts, the University announced last week. This gift includes a $1 million matching challenge for new endowed scholarships for art students. Charles Peer will be the first holder […]