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Missionary kids, called to serve
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Missionary kids, called to serve

Being part of a philanthropic family dedicated to serving others through a different kind of mission is a learning process. Many missionary kids have to move with their families to countries where they face the challenge to adapt to a different culture and sometimes learn another language.  Although there is […]

Pour Jons: A coffee shop for all peoples
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Pour Jons: A coffee shop for all peoples

   The tantalizing aroma of fresh brewed coffee pulls customers into Pour Jons Coffee and Vinyl Shop, and the smiling faces inside encourage them to stay.      Chris and Emily Moore, husband and wife duo and co-owners of the shop, wanted it to be a place for all sorts […]

First CoverBoy and beauty industry re-defined
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First CoverBoy and beauty industry re-defined

CoverGirl, an American cosmetics and beauty brand, is known for having celebrities such as Sophia Vergara, Katy Perry and Pink feature as its models.      For the first time ever, on October 11, the beauty company announced its first CoverBoy, James Charles, a 17 year-old makeup artist.      […]

Student author ministers through writing
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Student author ministers through writing

Just about every time Marjorie Jackson sits down at her desk to write, she folds her hands, bows her head and prays. In her prayers, Jackson asks God that He would write through her and that her words would not be her own. “I might have some good things to […]

The Secret Garden exhibits overcoming grief
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The Secret Garden exhibits overcoming grief

Flashes of lighting strike the stage and the actors begin to chuckle. They suddenly burst out into chorus singing “I saw the light.” The ladies are dressed in white long dresses and are holding red handkerchiefs in their hands. The men are suited up in khaki long sleeved shirts and […]

Looking for a job? Here’s what not to do
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Looking for a job? Here’s what not to do

Planning to get a new hobby?
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Planning to get a new hobby?

When most of us think of planning, we think of a drab colored sheet with the days of our week written out and being bluntly monopolized by large blocks of homework, chores and meetings. When Emily Burney thinks of planning, her opinion is unique. What comes to Burney’s mind is […]

Professor engages students with Scripture
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Professor engages students with Scripture

Walking into Walker 224, the desks are arranged in a circle waiting for people to fill them. Jay Bruce, associate professor of philosophy, sits at the head of the circle, like King Arthur sitting at the head of the round table. Every Thursday at 5pm this semester, Bruce hosts a […]

Watch Your Step: The Happy Cynic’s Guide to Fall
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Watch Your Step: The Happy Cynic’s Guide to Fall

Preparing for grad school: top mistakes
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Preparing for grad school: top mistakes

#1  Letting false humility  get the best of you Sometimes students put off grad school because of a false feeling that they do not have what it takes to succeed. Trisha Posey, Honors Scholars Program Director, said that John Brown University students often confuse humility with self-deprecation. “We think that […]