Opinion

December 7, 2018

Column 12.7.18

While rewatching How the Grinch Stole Christmas the other day, I was struck by how many good principles are intertwined in the message of this classic […]
December 6, 2018

Celebrating Christmas even when it’s bittersweet

During this time of the year, people across the globe are preparing to celebrate the joy of the holiday season. For the most part, it’s a […]
November 29, 2018

Different but the same: finding unity in diversity as Christians

Take a look around campus and you will see many diverse personalities, ethnicities, body types, and economic backgrounds. Modern culture teaches us to appreciate and celebrate […]
November 14, 2018

Thankfulness is more than a holiday

A national holiday traditionally believed to have begun with the first European settlers of American soil, Thanksgiving is about more than good food and family. Centuries before […]
November 14, 2018

Do Black Friday deals diminish the sentiment of Thanksgiving?

The placement of Black Friday on our calendar is ironic. It falls right after Thanksgiving—the one day a year where we get to be especially intentional about […]
November 8, 2018

Find true satisfaction in God, not in the work you do

If you ask an artist if they feel like a piece is completed, a common response runs somewhere along the lines of “I’m not satisfied with […]
November 8, 2018

Column 11.9.18

Ever heard the saying “Don’t judge a book by its cover?” If you haven’t, who are you? We need to meet. If you have, the immediate thought […]
November 2, 2018

The starving baker: serving others effectively by equipping yourself first

Imagine that a baker moves into town and opens a bread-and-bagel shop. A couple of weeks after the shop’s grand opening, you decide to check it […]
November 2, 2018

Column 11.2.18

According to the Business Insider, being a reader has its advantages: better attention span, better ability to empathize with others, less stress and reduced risk of […]
October 18, 2018

Technology and our everyday life

Technology has become nearly inseparable from daily life.Most of us wake up to the sound of a phone alarm. After hitting snooze, we roll over onto […]
October 18, 2018

Column 10.19.18

Having grown up in a Christian home and attended a Christian school, I expected a secular workplace to be filled with persecution. But when I started […]
April 27, 2018

Sports Column: Why do I like sports so much?

Why do I like sports so much? I am a grown human being who screams at the TV, argues tirelessly with less-informed trolls on Twitter, spends […]
April 27, 2018

Editorial: BJU students should serve Greenville

It’s funny the things we remember. The smallest thought, sight or sound can be printed in our minds like a photograph. I remember the tears in […]
April 27, 2018

Column 4/27/18

“Intelligence plus character—that is the goal of true education.” Martin Luther King Jr. spoke many quote-worthy words. But, this statement seems especially applicable as I find […]
April 20, 2018

Editorial: BJU students should serve Greenville

Bob Jones University is a busy place and finding extra time to do anything is a challenge. But some things are worth finding time for, especially […]
April 20, 2018

Column 4/20/18

I have the privilege of being in Chorale—and I absolutely love it! But the rehearsals are challenging. It takes staying in a constant state of engagement […]
April 13, 2018

Column 4/13/18

“As she talks, her lips breathe spring roses: I was Chloris who am now called Flora.” In his Metamorphoses, this is how Ovid introduces his readers […]
April 13, 2018

Letter to the Editor

Last week, as a follow-up to Thursday’s appreciation day, The Collegian published multiple articles celebrating the faculty. We received significant feedback from students, faculty and staff. […]
April 6, 2018

Column 4/6/18

People give me weird looks when I tell them I’m a literature snob, giving them images of Kate in her happy place, surrounded by dusty old […]
April 6, 2018

Editorial: The chief reason I chose to stay at BJU

When I transferred into Bob Jones University three years ago, I had few ideas of what to expect. I was one of the several hundred Clearwater […]