Opinion

A letter from the Managing Editor
Opinion

A letter from the Managing Editor

Dear Faculty, Staff, and Fellow Students, My name is Megan Koontz, and I am a senior communication major here at John Brown University. I am the Managing Editor this year for The Threefold Advocate. It is truly an honor to write, report and inform the campus of events and news […]

A letter from the Threefold Advocate Adviser
Opinion

A letter from the Threefold Advocate Adviser

I love stories that celebrate ordinary people doing courageous things, stories that bring home events from far away, stories that provide context to issues we all struggle to understand. I also appreciate stories that surprise, delight or shock – “Hey, Mabel!” stories, as they’re known in the newspaper business. As […]

Opinion

Remembering Senator McCain

I had the privilege of meeting Senator John McCain when I was 20 years old. I was working on an event for a gubernatorial candidate, and McCain happened to be at the event to support the candidate. When I was introduced to Senator McCain, I was so nervous I could […]

Opinion

Editor’s Response

Mark, We here at the Threefold Advocate appreciate your response to our article. While it is the mission of the Threefold Advocate to provide reporting free of personal biases, we do not always meet this goal, and for this we apologize. The Threefold Advocate is the newspaper of John Brown […]

Letter to the Editor
Opinion

Letter to the Editor

I was surprised when I read an article in the March 8, 2018 edition of the Threefold Advocate that seemed to be praising a young man for embracing and promoting sin. The article was a positive, one might say glowing, article about an Olympic athlete who had come out as […]

Calling for cultural competence
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Calling for cultural competence

El año pasado, me di cuenta que yo nunca había visto una historia en el Threefold en español. Busqué y busqué, pero no podía encontrar ningún artículo o historia escrito en español. “Què triste,” pensé, y decidí escribir uno. Creo que es importante que todos aprenden un otro idioma para […]