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The Threefold Advocate in the 50s
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The Threefold Advocate in the 50s

I first arrived on campus for the spring semester in 1948 as a Navy veteran. My college career had been pre-empted for World War II service and a couple years in Navy and VA hospitals recovering from tuberculosis. While in the VA convalescent ward for a few months before discharge, […]

Autumn apparel
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Autumn apparel

How would you desribe your own personal style? Jeremiah Moore: Classic with a little modern edge. I have a lot of roots in Southern Sportsman. My advice is to never go too far modern or edgy. Cristy Sauceda: Eclectic, feminine and romantic. I like a lot of hippie or bohemian […]

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Bargain movies bring crowd of students

With a fresh bag of popcorn in one hand and spare change in the other, students waited patiently in line to check out the latest flicks for half the ticket price, thanks to Elevate’s $3 movie night. The event gave students the opportunity to take a break from the campus […]

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Plumstone

I am a learner in the world’s best classroom on this night. I’m listening to stories about how to make Jamaica from Guatemala and Picadillo from Costa Rica and Injera from Ethiopia and Gateaux from West Africa and Chicheme from Panama. Even more inspiring than the methods and recipes are […]

Automotive Club educates members of all levels
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Automotive Club educates members of all levels

Dedicated to cars, community and caring for the campus, the Automotive Club became an official John Brown University sponsored club in the spring of 2011. The club was started by three guys who had a passion for cars, and a desire to share that passion with other students on campus. […]

Family connects deeply with China, people
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Family connects deeply with China, people

Randall Waldron’s family motto, “When we have a chance to travel, we take it,” has led them to the other side of the world and back. Waldron is the newest economics and international business professor at John Brown University. This passion for international travel began as a side interest. Several […]

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Plumstone: Building better biscuits

I’m making biscuits tonight—hoping that all those hours I spent with my nose poking above the pale blue Formica countertop at my grandparents’ house will pay off. I watched “Papa,” my grandfather, make a thousand biscuits and dinner rolls and cinnamon rolls on that counter as a child. As I […]

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Internationals on domestic issues

While students from 39 countries call John Brown University their college home, those allowed to vote in the upcoming election are naturally limited to citizens of the United States. The lack of ability to actively participate does not prevent the international students from holding opinions about the political environment of […]