Features

October 25, 2021

New faculty couple shares life lessons God taught them through adversity

Dr. Jeff and Christina Miller, new faculty members in the Division of Communication and the Division of Teacher Education, have years of experience in directing theatre […]
October 18, 2021

Cancer survivor, former faculty member returns to teach BJU business classes

After tackling almost 30 years of work in the business world and earning advanced degrees, David Mellor faced a new challenge—cancer. Mellor, a former faculty member […]
October 11, 2021

Shirley applies childhood love of nursing to BJU teaching position

Natalie Shirley, a true Southerner and lover of home-cooked Southern meals, started her full-time employment at Bob Jones University this semester.  Unlike many of the BJU […]
October 4, 2021

Huish directs BJU music students to reflect God’s image as artists

“From a Christian worldview, music is about reflecting the image of God in us as creators.” Andrew Huish, Bob Jones University’s new director of choral activities, […]
October 4, 2021

Missions agency rescues Afghans

Since the Taliban took over Afghanistan in early August, Christians living in the country have been in danger. To help some of those endangered believers flee […]
September 27, 2021

Trainer finds BJU calling

Brian Trainer, a new faculty member in the School of Religion, looks forward to training the next generation of ministry students at Bob Jones University.    […]
September 24, 2021

Meyer’s leap of faith

From leaping out of an airplane to leaping down South to Bob Jones University, Dr. Bruce Meyer’s dreams are coming true. Meyer, a new full-time professor […]
April 30, 2021

Cooks finish combined 85-year BJU career

After almost 85 years of combined work at the University, music faculty Dr. Warren Cook and Mrs. Jean Cook are retiring from BJU. The Cooks have […]
April 23, 2021

Retiring writing instructor reflects on God’s sovereignty

Dr. Blake Spence, a faculty member in the department of journalism and mass communication, owes his career path to an explosion God used to change his […]
April 16, 2021

Mininger shoots for artistic excellence

Rebekah Mininger, a faculty member in the department of design and photography professor at BJU, is thankful for her experience at BJU and the journey that […]
April 9, 2021

Former drug addict finds identity in Christ

With his smiling face and unrelenting energy, Young Jin Ghun gives no indication of the hardship and pain he has faced in his life. However, the […]
March 26, 2021

McNeely gives modern look at literature

One member of the English faculty is so passionate about his favorite author, James Joyce, that he has a finger puppet of him. “When I was […]
March 19, 2021

Student body presidents serve BJU

Student body presidents Judah Smith and Ali Zimmer both value the leadership opportunities and experiences BJU has provided them as they near the end of their […]
March 12, 2021

Wig and costume department head teaches BJU’s sole makeup course

Dan Sandy, a faculty member in the Division of Communication and head of the Rodeheaver wig and costume department, found his passion for makeup from Stage […]
February 26, 2021

Charles Lacey discovers love for teaching in BJU’s math department

Charles Lacey, a BJU faculty member in the department of mathematics, never expected to end up in a teaching position; however, God had other plans. Originally, […]
February 19, 2021

Cook advocates for adoption

Dr. Brent Cook, a faculty member in the Division of Biblical Studies and Theology, is renowned for his apologetics and worldview class, often cited as one […]
February 12, 2021

International students face travel difficulties because of COVID-19

Over Christmas break of 2020, many international students faced difficulties returning home or had concerns about travel constraints preventing them from coming back to BJU, leading […]
February 12, 2021

Small businesses provide Asian cuisine

For students who want to experience authentic international foods, two local markets offer them the chance to purchase products not typically available in American grocery stores. […]
February 12, 2021

Podcasts build new communities

BJU podcasts involving art, theology and the University president connect students and faculty in discussions during an ongoing pandemic. ArtBreak: An M&G Podcast is a recent […]
November 20, 2020

Journalism professor advises students for over four decades

Anyone who has stepped into the journalism department may have met Betty Solomon, a faculty member in the department of journalism and mass communication, as she […]