Vol. 27 No. 12

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?
December 6, 2013

Lighting ceremony to usher in Christmas season on campus

BJU’s front campus will be filled with Christmas cheer tonight as the university family and guests from the community join to sing carols and watch tens of thousands of Christmas lights illuminate campus during the University’s annual Christmas Lighting Ceremony.
December 6, 2013

Column: Black Friday

We all know that Thanksgiving is meant to be a time where we pause to reflect on how many blessings we have in our lives. The big things are obvious — house, car, heat, food. Those are easy to name off. But sometimes we miss the heart of what giving thanks actually means.
December 6, 2013

Photostory: Deck the Halls

It’s that wonderful time of year again when you can’t walk down the halls without seeing Christmas lights, tinsel, Christmas paper-wrapped doors or giant paper Christmas trees on the walls.
December 6, 2013

Recap: Bruins men win 1, lose 2, make ESPN3 debut

The Bruins men’s basketball team took on the Thomas University Night Hawks on Saturday, Nov. 23, and finished with an 83-72 win.
December 6, 2013

Bruins women’s basketball wins over Wolves, sinks to Cavaliers

Last week the Bruins women’s basketball team picked up a dominating win over Wesleyan College and suffered a hard defeat, falling to Montreat College.
December 6, 2013

Beta defeats Alpha, wins 6th consecutive Turkey Bowl title

The Beta Gamma Delta Patriots defeated the Alpha Theta Pi Razorbacks on Nov. 23 to claim their sixth straight Turkey Bowl victory. Fans gathered at the Turkey Bowl to celebrate soccer, Thanksgiving and the fall season with live music, giveaways and a pie-eating contest.
December 6, 2013

SLC Giving Tree inspires students to donate, reach out

Over the past few weeks, the Student Leadership Council has been directing the Giving Tree project, a charity allowing students to donate gifts to underprivileged members of the community this Christmas season.
December 6, 2013

Week at a Glance

Christmas Carol Sing & Lighting, Symphonic Wind Band Concert, Ice Skating, Chamber Singers, Advent Organ Recital and Preregistration Period Closes.
December 6, 2013

Talkback: If another animal could pull Santa’s sleigh, what should it be?

Casey Brighton, Rick Villanueva, Tiffany Fox, Ben Baughan and Katrina Meyer answer this week's question.
December 6, 2013

WBJU to broadcast Christmas cheer with traditional program

After the Christmas Lighting Ceremony rings in the start of the Christmas season on campus, WBJU will once again host its traditional Christmas broadcast in the Snack Shop from 7 to 10 p.m.
December 6, 2013

Comic: Time Machine

December 6, 2013

Sports Blurbs

Fan killed in post-game rage, USC Trojans hire new head coach, and Tim Duncan becomes first since 1991 to record a 20-20 game.
December 6, 2013

BJU Student Legislature wins awards at fall session

The BJU members of the South Carolina Student Legislature organization recently received three awards at the fall session of legislation, held from Oct. 30 to Nov. 2, including the Best Mid-Sized Delegation award.
December 6, 2013

The Collegian staff challenges students, faculty to finish race with endurance

When it comes to finishing a race, a few options are on the table: running out of steam and finishing halfheartedly, quitting when the going gets inevitably tough, or finishing with endurance despite difficulty and exhaustion.