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Paige Kula – Player Profile
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Paige Kula – Player Profile

Paige Kula is one of the newest members of the women’s soccer team. Kula is from Highlands Ranch, Colorado and went to Valor Christian High School. Kula played soccer for Valor Christian and for REAL Colorado, a club team. “I chose JBU because of Kathleen,” Kula said. “She is an […]

Figure skater breaks Olympic barriers
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Figure skater breaks Olympic barriers

As he skated timidly onto the ice during his last skate of the Olympics, 28-year-old Adam Rippon flashed a bright smile at the judges, took a deep breath and readied himself for what he described as one of the greatest moments of his life. Rippon is the first openly gay […]

Taylor Glover
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Taylor Glover

Taylor Glover is a new member of John Brown University’s women’s volleyball team. Glover came to JBU from Grapevine, Texas where she played volleyball at a small, private high school. “When I was a junior in high school going through the volleyball recruitment process, I had a big tournament where […]

New disc golf course promotes fellowship on campus
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New disc golf course promotes fellowship on campus

In early spring of 2017, Scott Marksberry, John Brown University’s former men’s soccer coach, mapped out a rough disc golf course with wooden stakes, letting students play the “holes” for feedback. What began as a coach’s idea has now become a reality in the form of the Eagle Ridge Disc […]

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Anna Schuchardt – Player Profile

Anna Schuchardt is one of the new additions to the Golden Eagle women’s soccer team. Schuchardt is a freshman from Leawood, Kansas. She comes to John Brown University from Kansas City Christian School where she played soccer for four years. Schuchardt said she is working on balancing life, her nursing […]

CTE found in athletes with severe brain trauma
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CTE found in athletes with severe brain trauma

A former athlete struggles to remember why he’s on a plane, and it is not because of natural aging. Tony Dorsett once played for the Dallas Cowboys, but now he is showing signs of a brain disease that is affecting professional athletes all over the country. Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) […]

North and South Korea unite for Olympics
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North and South Korea unite for Olympics

The countries of North and South Korea have long been at odds with one another, and in recent months, the two have disagreed more than ever. Amidst extreme hostility, turmoil, confusion and multiple nuclear threats, a beacon of hope shines as the two will become one team during the upcoming […]