Andrew Budgick

April 22, 2016

Striking a chord: Student discusses traveling to play marimba

If you see John Gaal, a senior orchestral instrument performance major, the first thing you might notice is his hands. He has four pronounced calluses: one […]
April 22, 2016

Personal Evangelism Week 2016

BJU’s annual Personal Evangelism Week held April 25 to 28 will cover the topic of “Reaching our World through Relational Evangelism” with chapel messages from Jeff […]
April 8, 2016

Student Voice: Is it virtual reality or fatal fantasy?

Sony announced the release date of its latest PlayStation Virtual Reality for October 2016, which is more reasonably priced at $399 compared to the HTC Vive […]
April 8, 2016


Joseph Overton proposed a theory for policy change that bears his name: The Overton Window. The term may be unfamiliar, but in the recent political climate, […]
April 1, 2016

Dr. & Mrs. Guthrie to retire after teaching for 50 years

Dr. Gary Guthrie and Mrs. Glenda Guthrie, who have each taught at BJU for 50 years, will both be retiring at the end of this semester. […]
March 18, 2016

Longstanding traditions keep society identities alive

Every one of BJU’s 35 men’s and women’s societies has its own unique culture, attitudes and traditions. Many of the elements of a society change over […]
March 11, 2016

Bucky’s Bar-B-Q: a favorite of Greenville BBQ lovers

With four locations in Greenville and one within walking distance of the University, Bucky’s Bar-B-Q  has become a go-to barbecue place for Greenvillians and BJU students […]
March 4, 2016

Major major changes: why students drastically switch

“What’s your major?” It’s a question that comes often for college students, usually coming soon after “What’s your name?” Stating your major tells someone a lot […]
February 26, 2016

Theatre project Far Away brings war close to home

Far Away is the newest play to be performed at Performance Hall this semester. It is a futuristic, dystopian thriller, and the senior project of theatre […]
February 12, 2016

President’s Club chapel honors exemplary students

Back in 1986, five students’ names were called out during a chapel service. These students were the first recipients of the newly formed President’s Club, a […]
February 5, 2016

Students minister in local churches

In the midst of busy schedules, BJU students still make time to serve in local churches. As President Pettit referenced in a recent chapel message, getting […]
January 29, 2016

Student Voice: Don’t let politics make you panic

In his final State of the Union, President Barak Obama spoke head on to the fear mongering that has become so characteristic of politics in America. […]
December 15, 2015

Be SMART: Making & Keeping New Year’s Resolutions

Once the over-indulgence of the holidays comes to an end and the calendar opens to a fresh year, it’s time for the age-old tradition of New […]
December 4, 2015


“Haply I think on thee, and then my state, / Like to the lark at break of day arising / From sullen earth, sings hymns at […]
November 6, 2015

Active-duty students reflect on Veterans Day

Veterans Day is  Wednesday, Oct. 11. For those who have not served in the military, it may seem like most expressions of gratitude to armed forces […]
November 5, 2015

Grad to be commissioned in War Memorial Chapel

After more than 30 years of military service, George Youstra Jr. will be commissioned as a colonel in the United States Air Force on Oct. 25 […]
October 16, 2015

Lady Bruins beat Eagles, 3-1

The BJU Lady Bruins defeated the visiting Toccoa Falls Eagles 3-1 Oct. 13. BJU found redemption for earlier this season when the Eagles handed the Lady […]
October 16, 2015

Classics beat Kangas, 2-0

On Monday night, the Pi Delta Chi Classics easily defeated the Tau Delta Chi Kangaroos in straight sets. In the first set, the Classics held a […]
October 16, 2015

Alpha bests Rams, 2-1

In an intramural soccer game Monday night, Alpha Theta Pi Razorbacks beat the Phi Kappa Pi Rams 2-1. From the kickoff, Alpha possessed the ball well, […]
October 16, 2015

Bruins compete in Royal XC Challenge

The men and women’s cross-country teams competed in the Royal Cross Country Challenge at Queens University on Oct. 9. The men placed 30th and the women […]