Student Life

April 23, 2021

Student body elects 2021-22 SLC officers

BJU students elected the 2021-22 Student Leadership Council officers during elections April 12- 15, with winners being announced April 20. Biblical counseling and kinesiology double major […]
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 […]
April 1, 2021

April Fools: Single-gender sidewalk policy to be enforced by Public Safety

This article contains fictional content. Happy April Fools’ Day! Beginning April 5, Public Safety will begin posting officers at key positions along the sidewalks leading to […]
April 1, 2021

April Fools: Freshmen concerned they will die alone

This article contains fictional content. Happy April Fools’ Day! Freshman Chris P. Chreme has had a rough first semester. Much to the shame of his family […]
April 1, 2021

April Fools: Addiction numbers to horrible, potentially fatal substance rise

This article contains fictional content. Happy April Fools’ Day! Faculty and students at Bob Jones University are concerned about a recent increase in addiction among college-age […]
November 13, 2020

Turkey Bowl 2020

The 73rd annual BJU Turkey Bowl and its after-party, the Fall Festival, is taking place this Saturday, Nov. 14 as a welcome continuation of tradition during […]
November 13, 2020

Students collab on first BJU fashion design show

Students in three University departments are collaborating to present Bob Jones University’s first-ever fashion design senior show to feature live models wearing the students’ showpieces in […]
October 30, 2020

Memes build BJU student community

BJU students have become invested in building memes about the Bob Jones University experience, a practice that powerfully builds human connection according to Dr. Gary Weier, […]
September 25, 2020

Abbigayle Keown points to God’s purpose through trials

Despite eye surgeries, severe asthma and a myriad of mystery medical problems, Abbigayle Keown, a sophomore special education major, does not let her physical struggles stop […]
September 11, 2020

Students find recreation at local parks and hiking trails

BJU students are finding that the Greenville area is home to several parks and hiking trails that serve as enjoyable outdoor recreational activities. Senior business administration […]
September 11, 2020


Newly finished pickleball courts sit in place of the upper tennis courts adjacent to Mary Gaston residence hall, providing students a new recreational opportunity. A growing […]
September 11, 2020


“I’m tired.” Every college student in existence is probably best friends with that phrase, and I am no exception. Like some of you, I am your […]
March 13, 2020

Students take center stage in Cosi Fan Tutte performance

Bob Jones University presented its first opera featuring a cast and crew entirely made up of BJU students, a production of Mozart’s Cosi Fan Tutti, on […]
March 13, 2020

BJU students from China share perspective on coronavirus

The world has experienced many health crises of varying degrees in recent years, from the 2003 SARS outbreak to the Ebola scare in 2014. While crises […]
March 5, 2020

March honors, celebrates women’s historical impact

March 1 begins the annual celebration of Women’s History Month, as designated by presidential proclamation in 1995.  This March is also the 32nd anniversary of the […]
March 5, 2020

Faye Lopez, Miriam Patterson and Terry Pettit find their callings at BJU

Women serving God at BJU find their own unique paths to accomplish God’s will for their lives. Three BJU women who came to their ministries from […]
March 5, 2020

Bruins golf teams spring into tournament-packed season

The Bruins golf teams are back in full swing as they enter their spring season.  The women’s golf team hosted the Bruins Spring Invitational Tournament on […]
March 5, 2020

BJU cinema students take 2nd, 3rd place in 24-hour film competition

Two teams of cinema production majors took second and third place in the National Religious Broadcasters’ 24-hour film competition in Nashville on Feb. 26. Competing against multiple […]
March 5, 2020

Pastor John Monroe reflects on BJU education

Many BJU students have sat under the ministry of Dr. John Monroe as they’ve attended the church he pastors, Faith Baptist Church. In 2009, John Monroe […]
March 5, 2020

CoRE Conference tackles addiction epidemic from a biblical perspective

BJU Seminary will host the 2020 CoRE Conference—“New Life: Hope & Help for an Addicted World”—to provide teaching on various subtopics of addiction including substance abuse, […]