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Haley Maguire, Shelby Lawson, Ethan Penner and Candous McGuire pictured left to right are the 2015 -2016 Assistant Resident Directors.
News

New assistant residence directors with new goals

Each year the Resident Director for each John Brown University Residence Hall goes through the process of hiring a new Assistant Resident Director (ARD) for the next year. Each Resident Director (RD) has a different set of qualifications they look for in the ARD candidates in order to make the […]

Student responds to feminism
Opinion

Student responds to feminism

With the advent of mass participation in media through the internet and social networking, the conversation about feminism (in its “third wave” that is increasingly media-critical, sex-positive and multicultural in character) has broken out of doctrinaire academic and activist circles and is now everywhere — including our campus. One recent […]

Opinion

Video games offer creativity

I am what you’d call a game theorist. Not to be mistaken with the game theory that has to do with math and politics. Those topics fly a hundred miles over my head. What I do is overanalyze games. Technically, I’m a gaming theorist. I don’t make groundless theories either, […]

Opinion

Why do we make Jesus look like us?

There I was, a one-year-old stranded on a powder blue, crushed velvet couch in my grandmother’s den wearing a puffy, white dress. My mom had left me there while she and my aunts were in the kitchen slaving over a gas stove. The couch I was seated on was surrounded […]

AVL: Crew, community, and companionship
Lifestyles

AVL: Crew, community, and companionship

Although many John Brown University students begin their freshmen year with a work-study position, not many have the opportunity to work for the Audio, Visual and Lighting (AVL) department. Ever-present in our Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday night chapels, AVL records and live streams an estimated 110 chapels a year. The […]

Ultimate winning streak, Ironfist 14-0
Sports

Ultimate winning streak, Ironfist 14-0

Can winning 14 games in a row give you enough momentum to play at a national level? The Ironfist Ultimate Frisbee Club is about to find out. Ironfist, John Brown University’s men’s Ultimate Frisbee Club, is currently riding a 14-0 win streak, including two undefeated appearances at their last two […]

Griffin and Lauren Brady are pictured with their son Heaton. The Brady’s were married in 2013.
Sports

The Bradys on basketball, parenting and faith

John Brown University was not Griffin Brady’s first choice, but it was the best choice for him and his family. With the transfer of leadership from the previous Golden Eagle coach Clark Sheehy to Jason Beschta, Griffin Brady, along with Lauren Brady and son Heaton, moved from Boise, Idaho to […]

Community considers varying faces of grief
News

Community considers varying faces of grief

Between 35 percent and 48 percent of college students have lost a family member or close friend within the last two years. Within the last year, between 22 percent and 30 percent of college students have lost a family member or close friend, according to the national students of Actively […]

John Brown’s first student Fulbright
News

John Brown’s first student Fulbright

In late March of 2015, Sarah Hubbard opened her email to find a long awaited letter informing her she had been selected as a recipient for a Fulbright Grant. The grant typically accepts students who have recently graduated, graduate students or established young professionals, making Hubbard’s acceptance as an undergraduate […]