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New Walton scholars settle in mid-semester

Just a month ago Karina Castanon was enjoying warm weather in her hometown of Mexico City, Mexico. Now she braces herself for a winter in the southern United States. “I can’t wait to see snow [for the first time],” Castanon said. “But I don’t like this cold weather at all.” […]

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Graduate passes away

Lynda Walters, wife of John Brown University adjunct professor Jim Walters, passed away on Jan. 19. A memorial service was held in the Cathedral of the Ozarks Jan. 21. Walters went to the hospital on Jan. 5, with pneumonia and a bladder infection, which turned out to be MRSA. Walters […]

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Campus feeling growing pains

As the spring semester kicks off the University continues to face issues of full housing. The 11th day enrollment report, an unofficial census the University gathers on the 11th day of classes, shows that 916 students are currently living in the dorms and duplexes. “Last semester there were 931 students,” […]

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Islands to Arkansas

The Faroe Islands has a population less than four times the size of Siloam Springs. This country is located about 4,000 miles away, between Scotland and Iceland. Despite these factors, there are a total of nine students from the Faroe Islands at John Brown University. While junior Johannes Finnson has […]

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Record 16 faculty jobs open

Wanted—16 new faculty members needed—the most openings at one time in John Brown University’s history. “There are several different reasons why faculty members are leaving,” said Ed Ericson, vice president of academic affairs. “A few have just left, some are retiring and others are not returning based on their one-year […]

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Crash victims face recovery

Two students have begun the long, uncertain road to recovery following traumatic injuries sustained during a pedestrian versus car collision. According to a press release from the Siloam Springs Police Department, at 6:15 p.m. last Friday junior Dahye Kim and sophomore Eunbit Oh were crossing the 45 mph traffic on […]