Stephanie Schmidt

April 24, 2015

BJU to introduce interdisciplinary courses next year

Beginning this fall, students in diverse majors will have the opportunity to join forces to create a single, unified learning experience as BJU introduces its first-ever […]
April 17, 2015

Column: 10 Minutes

Have you ever had one of those crazy, wonderful, scare-you-out-of-your-mind experiences where you learn more in the space of about 10 minutes than you have in […]
April 17, 2015

Week at a Glance (4/17/2015)

February 20, 2015

Sports Column: From figure skater to hockey fan

I’m your typical girly-girl — you know, nail polish and sparkles and ponies and absolutely no spiders. So people are often surprised when they find out […]
December 17, 2014

Photostory: Year in Review

November 21, 2014

Column: Thanksgiving travel

I have a history of misfortune in holiday travel, especially at Thanksgiving. Snowstorms, canceled flights and misplaced luggage seem to be the norm for me. In […]
November 7, 2014

Veterans Day: honoring heroes among us

Veterans Day. For most of us, this often-overlooked holiday means little more than a few small-town parades, historical television specials and grandfatherly octogenarians gathering at the […]
October 31, 2014

Photostory: BJU campus then and now

September 26, 2014

Photostory: Investiture

In a special ceremony on Friday, Sept. 19, the Bob Jones University Board of Trustees officially invested the duties of the office of the president upon Dr. Steve Pettit, the University’s fifth president and the first from outside the Jones family. The investiture was a major event for both the University and the Greenville community, with several higher education and government officials in attendance.
September 19, 2014

Investiture ceremony to honor new president

The official investiture of Dr. Steve Pettit as Bob Jones University’s fifth president Friday, Sept. 19, will be an event full of firsts for the University.
September 13, 2014

BJU commemorates 9/11 tragedy with front campus display, chapel service

As the nation paused to remember the tragic events of Sept. 11, 2001, the student body at Bob Jones University did its part to ensure that America would not forget the day that changed the lives of so many forever.
April 11, 2014

Photostory: Treasured Oddities

Take a glance at a few of the peculiarities that Bob Jones University students keep in their dorm rooms.
March 21, 2014

Column: Mondays

Six a.m. The alarm goes off, and my hand immediately fumbles for the snooze button. I grab my phone to make sure I’ve got the right time, squinting in the light of the screen. It’s Monday morning. And the end of yet another way-too-short weekend.
January 31, 2014

Column: “Selfie Face”

No doubt you’ve seen it. It’s all over Facebook and Instagram, and it’s the very lifeblood of Snapchat. Cocked head, upturned eyes, perfect smile — it’s what I call the “selfie face.”
December 13, 2013

New faculty members share stories of God’s leading to BJU

Two new faculty members joined the science faculty this semester: Dr. Vincenzo Antignani and Dr. Aric Blumer.
December 6, 2013

Downtown West End popcorn parlor revs up local snack scene

Have you ever wanted to get away to a simpler time, where friends sat together on the back porch munching on popcorn, licking ice cream cones and sipping sodas?
November 22, 2013

Thanksgiving week marks 40th year since dedication of FMA

Forty years ago this week, one of the most iconic and most frequently used buildings on campus was dedicated after two and a half years of construction.
November 15, 2013

Column: Traditions

When I hear the word “tradition,” my first thoughts are not of corned beef and cabbage on St. Patrick’s Day, fireworks on the fourth of July or the ball drop in Times Square on New Year’s Eve.
November 8, 2013

Changing majors: what to do before you make the switch

Last week, The Collegian ran an article on what to do after midterm grades, and some of you are saying, “I’ve tried all that, and it’s not working. I think I just need to change my major.” But before making such a big decision, first consider a few suggestions.
November 1, 2013

Academics: Getting back on track in light of midterm grades

Midterm grades were released this week, and whether you were disappointed or happy with your grades, we’ve assembled a few tips to help you achieve and maintain the grades you want by the end of the semester.