Elisa Crawley

April 28, 2017

Barista Alley brings specialty coffee, smoothie bar to downtown Greer

On March 21, another specialty coffee shop was welcomed into the greater Greenville area. Barista Alley, located in downtown Greer, is owned by Andrew Carter and […]
April 21, 2017

Sciortino’s brings New York-style pizza to Greenville

Located 15 minutes from  the BJU campus, Sciortino’s Trattoria & Pizzeria is a small Italian-American restaurant on Pelham Road near I-85. The restaurant features pizzas, calzones, […]
April 7, 2017

Studying abroad brings student learning to life

Have you ever looked out of your dorm room window and thought of leaving your everyday routine and jumping on a plane to travel the world? […]
March 31, 2017

Pause: studio art show about humanity, reflection

Sometimes in the business of life we all feel the need to take a break and think. This year’s studio art seniors wanted to make their […]
March 17, 2017

Soby’s on the Side: bistro-sized deli and bakery offers affordable cuisine

Unlike many restaurants downtown, Soby’s is no new face in Greenville. In fact, Soby’s on the Side (its smaller sandwich, soup and pastry location) has been […]
March 10, 2017

Column – 3/10/17

The summer of my freshman year I was a hostess at a brick oven pizza restaurant. The pay was minimal and I didn’t make tips, but […]
February 17, 2017

Petrichor: interior design brings rain to drought

Opened on Feb. 11, the Interior Design department hosted its second annual senior exhibition, titled Petrichor, which focuses on well-crafted interior design. The team’s Facebook event […]
February 10, 2017

The Church and the Battle for Biblical Creation

BJU’s Seminary will host a conference titled “The Church and the Battle for Biblical Creation” beginning Monday evening and continuing throughout the day on  Tuesday. Featuring […]
January 27, 2017

Afghan Cuisine at Aryana adds downtown diversity

Located on East Coffee Street downtown, Greenville’s first and only Afghan restaurant is about a 10-minute drive from the BJU campus. Aryana Afghan Cuisine opened about […]
December 9, 2016

Chuy’s blends borders with Tex-Mex cuisine

Located on Woodruff Road in Greenville, Chuy’s is a Tex-Mex restaurant that has won the hearts of the greater Greenville area. On a Saturday night at […]
November 18, 2016

Column – 11/18/16

Sometimes people like to tell me about Mozart, the genius who started composing musical pieces at the age of 5. Which is true. He would sit […]
November 11, 2016

Little Women brings Broadway musical to BJU

Bob Jones University will present Little Women: the Broadway Musical, running from Nov. 17 to 19. Little Women: the Broadway Musical is directed by Dr. Darren […]
October 28, 2016

Language halls create immersive experience

This year, for the first time in BJU history, the University has introduced language halls. Last year, in a meeting held by Dr. Jeremy Patterson, chair […]
October 21, 2016

BJU presidential heritage: shaping campus for 90 years

As seen in the Heritage Day video, the path of Bob Jones University has been uniquely sculpted by each of its five presidents. Dr. Bob Jones […]
October 14, 2016

The Man Who Came to Dinner to provide comic relief

The Man Who Came to Dinner, a classic addition to modern American theater, is coming to Bob Jones University. This three-act comedy originally debuted in New […]
October 7, 2016


My name is Elisa Crawley, and I am a foreigner. An immigrant. My family left the coastal beauty of Belfast, Northern Ireland, for the hip metropolis […]
September 23, 2016

Mellow Mushroom: discover a unique pizza experience

Walking into Mellow Mushroom can be a bit disorienting. Located in Main Street’s West End, the main entrance is small, and signs advertise the several other […]
September 15, 2016

Student Organization Forum to unify

This year on campus, representatives from a vast number of student organizations will meet together six to eight times annually in what has been named the […]