Abigail Sivyer

November 4, 2016

Snapshot – 11/4/16

November 4, 2016

As the election approaches, remember the power of prayer

Does prayer have enough power to change the course of  U.S. history? For the Christian, the response to this question is  an automated “yes.” The belief […]
October 28, 2016

When success seems unattainable, keep pushing yourself

Baseball fans everywhere are still in shock that after a collective  176 years of futility, the Cleveland Indians and the Chicago Cubs are meeting in the […]
October 21, 2016

In the face of unexpected trials, find strength in Jesus Christ

Matthew. Not the name. But the category five hurricane that ripped through the Caribbean up through the Southeast of the United States. With winds up to […]
October 14, 2016

nooks and crannies – ›› Cancer Research Lab ‹‹

Located on the first floor of Barge Memorial Hospital, the Cancer Research Lab serves as a valuable resource for biology students. During the school year, students […]
October 14, 2016

Calm in the political storm: keep your focus on your King above

With Nov. 8 less than a month away, the 2016 presidential election is a topic that’s at the forefront of our minds. Maybe you’ve already made […]
October 7, 2016

Comparing yourself to others: a detriment to your happiness

We compare grades, friends, relationships, clothes and even levels of spirituality. These are all too common comparisons at Bob Jones University. Living in an environment that […]
September 30, 2016

Smartphones: a blessing or a curse?

Where is your phone right now? On your desk? In your backpack? In your hand?  Chances are you are always aware of your phone’s location and […]
September 23, 2016

Keeping your commitments: an important test of character

Commitment. According to Merriam-Webster’s dictionary, commitment has a three-fold definition: 1. A promise to do or give something. 2. A promise to be loyal to someone […]
September 15, 2016

BJU tributes victims of 9/11 attacks

For 15 years, Sept. 11 has been a somber day for the United States. This year, BJU commemorated that tragic day with a 2,977-flag display at […]
September 15, 2016


Ringgold, Louisiana. Before this summer, I never knew such a place existed. From most perspectives this 1,500- person town is not especially memorable. But Ringgold is […]
April 15, 2016


The BJU Classic Players will present Hamlet next Thursday through Saturday at 8 p.m. in Rodeheaver Auditorium, with the last performance falling on the 400th anniversary […]
April 8, 2016

From orientation to graduation, choirs foster close friendships

Each of the many BJU choirs is unique in size, student classification and musical style, yet they all provide opportunities for students to cultivate relationships. Freshman […]
April 1, 2016


I had it all together. My plans were all set. I was going to walk across the FMA stage at the end of this semester and […]
March 18, 2016

BJA students explain their transition to university life

The transition from high school to college is different for each student, including those who graduate from Bob Jones Academy. Cole Stegall, Katie Jackson, Emily Polley […]
March 11, 2016

To minor or not to minor? That is the students’ question

Should I or should I not have a minor? This is a question most students consider at some point in their college career. Many majors allow […]
March 4, 2016

GAs juggle roles on both sides of the classroom

Straddling the line between student and instructor, graduate assistants have a unique perspective. Meagan Ingersoll, Alex Viscioni, Andrew Minnick and Emily Meyers are a few of […]
February 12, 2016

Bible Conference 2016

Though Bible Conference has always been a key element in the history of Bob Jones University, many aspects of this year’s Bible Conference will be firsts […]
January 29, 2016

Taking time off: students share their experiences

Though it might be considered the scholastic norm, not every student at BJU starts college right after graduating high school and graduates exactly four years later. […]
October 4, 2015

U.S. Army Field Band to play at BJU

The United States Army Field Band’s Concert Band and choir, the Soldiers’ Chorus, will be coming to BJU on Saturday, Oct. 17, for a concert at […]