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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
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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 […]

VeggieTales comes to campus
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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

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World Cup winners visit Northwest Arkansas

Students from the University of Kwazulu-Natal in South Africa made a brief stop in Bentonville, Ark., while on a tour of the U.S. These students were not in the U.S. simply for fun; they were here to showcase why they are the current champions of the Students in Free Enterprise […]

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Injured students make progress

Gina Oh and Sarah Kim continue to recuperate after being hit by cars in a serious accident Jan. 20. Oh, a sophomore, had been undergoing rehabilitation in Springfield, Mo. On Monday she was moved back to Siloam Springs, said Steve Beers, vice president for student development. Oh’s roommate, senior Casey […]

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House-hunting tips

Moving off campus can sound like an appealing option for college students. No more eating off the meal plan, dealing with awkward RAs or abiding by open dorm hours. Nevertheless, students can sometimes run into several obstacles when it comes to getting the keys of their new apartment. Senior Hilary […]

New eatery prepares to come downtown
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New eatery prepares to come downtown

Visitors to downtown Siloam Springs will have another option for dining later this spring. The new restaurant will take the place of Emelia’s Kitchen, which closed on Jan. 29, at 100 E. University St. Opened over two years ago by George Ouyoumjian and his wife Sara Lusher, Emelia’s offered lunch, […]

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Organization promotes campus unity

John Brown University has long accepted students from across the globe. Only recently has JBU set up an organization to specifically address the needs of this widely-varied group. Faculty and students collaborated last semester to create MOSAIC, Multicultural Organization of Students Active in Christ. The group designed MOSAIC to fill […]

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It’s almost time for Veggie Tales

Bob the Tomato, Mr. Lunt, Mr. Nezzer and Archibald the Asparagus are visiting the JBU campus next week on Feb., 21. Well, the voice behind them will. Phil Vischer, creator of VeggieTales and founder of Big Idea Productions, Inc. will speak at chapel for Leadership week. John Brown University’s Leadership […]