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2 Minutes With Sho Baraka

Maddie Conley Online Editor On Sunday, Sho Baraka kicked off the Martin Luther King Jr. celebration week with a packed house in the Union. This Hip-Hop/Rap artist performed favorite songs like Here, 2016, and Fathers, 2004. Here are 2 minutes with Sho Baraka. What is the goal for your music …

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SGA hosts Civil Discourse Series

Jessica Henry Student Writer The ever-present gun control debate has been given increased attention in recent months. Tonight, students were given an opportunity to express their views on the issue in an event entitled “Let’s Talk About Guns”. The event was the first in the SGA Civil Discourse Series, which …

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Department of Communication hosts Media Town Hall

Ally Hufford Student Writer Accusations of “fake news” seem to be everywhere these days. Claims come from people inhabiting all regions of the political spectrum, making it hard for the American public to figure out who to trust. The Department of Communication hosted a CultureConnect event entitled “A Survivor’s Guide …

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Tattoo Tuesdays: Kaci Lehman

Ian Tan Student Writer Tattoos have long been emphasized as communicative mediums, but they are all the more special when they are used to reveal a person’s passions, values, connections with people—anything that contributes to their identity. This week, I met with sophomore music (business) major Kaci Lehman, whose tattoos …

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Karibu Night: A Glimpse of Africa

Kelly Webber Web Manager The African Student Union (ASU) hosted Karibu Night on Saturday, November 11. Karibu Night fostered African culture in a variety of ways including dances and music, traditional, and a fashion show of clothing from various African countries. According to ASU Treasurer Gloria Igihozo, “Karibu Night is …

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Agape Center Encourages “Faith in Action”

Sharlene Oong Student Writer The Agape Center is the campus hub for service learning. Known to contribute to the service aspect of Christ, it “develops, administers resources and coordinates programs of service learning, community service and missions,” according to their website. The Agape Center has three branches which consists of …

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Panel Opens Discussion on “Take-a-Knee” Movement

Becky Kimmel Editor-in-Chief On Monday night in the Union, five panelists debated their views on the ‘Take-a-Knee’ movement at the Division of Student Affairs-sponsored event, Sports and Politics: Contextualizing the Take-a-Knee Movement. The five panelists included philosophy professor David Schenk, senior politics major Satchel Johnsen, senior broadcasting and media production …

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Tattoo Tuesdays: Amber Paxton

Ian Tan Student Writer Tattoos have always seemed to provide a platform of curiosity and conversation, where people can learn about each other over the narratives tattoos symbolize. This week, I had the chance to speak with Amber Paxton, a sophomore Education Cert major, who got a tattoo symbolizing her …

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Humans of Messiah: Chris Muchimba

Maddie Conley Student Writer Chris Muchimba Year: Junior Major: Digital Media Concentration in Video and Story You have probably seen him either walking around campus with a camera or speeding around on his bike, smiling and laughing either way. He is a fun, outgoing half-Zambian, half-New Yorker that’s always looking …

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Powerhouse Builds Community on Campus

Sharlene Oong Student Writer Students gather at Hostetter chapel every Thursday night for an hour of worship. The best part? Unlike chapel, attendance is not required from the student body. Rather, students of all backgrounds voluntarily come together to create a Powerhouse for Christ. Powerhouse originally began with the concept …

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