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.
An August leadership retreat has this year’s Student Leadership Council poised to achieve several key goals for the year.
Every Monday and Thursday at 9 p.m., Room 110 in the Alumni Building fills up with BJU students, faculty and staff, who have three goals in mind: pray, learn and mobilize.
On Saturday, Sept. 13, the Student Leadership Council sponsored an InstaMeet, short for Instagram meetup, to provide a chance for students to fellowship with one another while exploring the BJU campus.
Student Life has been working hard to find ways that will improve the campus experience for day students.
This year’s chapel theme of Walking in the Spirit was chosen by BJU president Steve Pettit from a passage of Scripture in Galatians 5.
The Center for Leadership and Development is encouraging students to take a fresh approach to how they participate in societies this year.