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Film challenges racial assumptions

Studies now show there is actually no genetic distinction between races. The documentary series “Race: The Power of an Illusion” explains that and more. It is being shown this month, sponsored by the Multicultural Organization of Students Active in Christ, and the communication and history departments. John Brown University students […]


Students shine in talent show

As the events for family weekend were underway, expectations were high for the annual talent show, a favorite among family and students alike. The audience waited as the lights dimmed, and we were introduced to our Masters of Ceremony. Senior Drew Duffy and junior Andrew Layden were known for the […]


School warms up for conference

This March, the Madness is coming to JBU. John Brown will host the Sooner Athletic Conference Men’s and Women’s basketball tournaments March 1-3 in Bill George Arena. After several past bids to host the event in Murray Sells Gym, JBU was finally awarded its first Tournament this year after completing […]


VeggieTales comes to campus

The campus got its daily serving of vegetables Tuesday when Phil Vischer, co-creator and voice actor of VeggieTales fame, spoke in chapel.

Vischer spoke on the importance of letting God be in control and letting go of our own dreams. He learned this firsthand after being kicked out of Bible school and seeing both the rise and the fall of his Big Idea Productions


Review: ‘Musketeers’ dangerous fun

The University drama department’s ambitious production of “The Three Musketeers” sliced and diced its way to glory this weekend, collecting the spoils of audience delight. While there were memorable performances from some familiar faces, the real star in this show was the exciting and dangerous swordplay. The audience gasped and […]


Senior walk-on brings team drive, passion

Even before she had heard of John Brown University, Brittany Hopper knew she wanted to play college basketball. However, the only way she would be able to fulfill her passion would be as a walk-on player. Talking about the role of a walk-on, women’s basketball head coach Jeff Soderquist said […]


Volleyball bonding for JBU men

Every Sunday and Wednesday night a group of guys practice their volleyball skills on the intramural courts. It’s not for intramural sports, and it’s not an official JBU sports team. It’s the Men’s Volleyball Club. The Men’s Club team started with an idea in the spring of 2008. Bryan Cole, […]


Eight game winning streak for men

The Golden Eagles will try to continue their eight-game winning streak tonight on the road against Mid-American Christian University (Okla.). JBU currently has a record of 21-5, 13-5 in conference and is third in the Sooner Athletic Conference. The Golden Eagle’s last win came against ninth seeded Northwestern Oklahoma State […]


Women keep playoff hopes alive

The Lady Eagles took the eight seed in the Sooner Athletic Conference this past weekend after winning a buzzer beater against Northwestern Oklahoma State. JBU’s current position going into this weekend’s games against Mid-American Christian (Okla.) tonight and top seeded, No.2 Oklahoma City on Saturday. Last weekend’s contests gave JBU […]