Month: September 2016

1930s Hungary visits the University’s stage
Lifestyles

1930s Hungary visits the University’s stage

George Horvath faces her, his arms crossed, his eyes narrowed. “How could anyone love you?” he disgustedly spits out. Amalia Balash returns the glare, her hands on her hips, nostrils slightly flaring. The hate is stagnant in the air. How could they know the love letters in their pockets were […]

Netflix originals you must see this year
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Netflix originals you must see this year

Netflix released its first Netflix Original, “House of Cards,” in 2013. After three years, around 170 Netflix Originals are available to anyone with a Netflix subscription. Netflix Originals are exclusive series, documentaries, films and miniseries either originally created or continued by Netflix. If you have not checked these out yet, […]

Speaker challenges students to listen
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Speaker challenges students to listen

At a long table in the John Brown University cafeteria, Jill Briscoe sat with students and told stories from her days of holding illegal Christian meetings in Soviet countries behind the ‘Iron Curtain.’ In those countries, Christianity was limited to government-approved meetings and messages. Briscoe’s stories showed how precious Scripture […]

University leaders serve as politicians
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University leaders serve as politicians

Chuck Hyde, Chief Executive Officer of John Brown University’s Soderquist Leadership, is running unopposed for his second five-year term on the Siloam Springs School Board. He is just completing his fifth year and said he is looking forward to another five. Steve Beers, Vice President of Student Development at the […]

Rugby basics: the happy cynic’s guide
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Rugby basics: the happy cynic’s guide

On certain Saturdays in the fall semester at John Brown University, one can meander on down Hutch’s ridiculous hill and watch a stellar performance put on by JBU’s rugby team. The problem in doing this outright, however, is that most people just don’t know how rugby is played. No, it’s […]

One of four racquetball courts to go
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One of four racquetball courts to go

The Walton Lifetime Health Complex will replace one of its four racquetball courts during the renovations scheduled to end in mid October. This reduction is going to allow room for an Outdoor Adventure Center, where students will be able to check out kayaks, mountain bikes, canoes, and camping gear. There […]

Carley McKinney
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Carley McKinney

Major: Elementary Education Year: Freshman How did you get into volleyball? I tried out for my high school team my freshman year. I had never touched a volleyball before and have in love ever since. What other sports are you interested in? I grew up playing soccer, softball, basketball, and […]

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Homecoming Games

Friday, Oct. 7 @4 p.m. Men’s Soccer Practice Pasta Dinner to follow at 5:30 p.m. @7:30 p.m. Men’s Basketball vs. Alumni Saturday, Oct. 8 @ 9:30 a.m. Women’s Rugby match @10:30 a.m. Ultimate Frisbee match @11 a.m. Silver Eagles touch match @11 a.m. Alumni Soccer Game @11:30 a.m. Men’s Rugby […]