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Mennonite group sings and spreads peace

Mennonite group sings and spreads peace

Jada Meadows

October 7, 2014

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] The Metter Mennonite Church group will be singing and giving out information about the Bible and Christianity today at the Rotunda. Kristopher Kreider, a member of the Metter Mennonite Church, said that they are a Christian-based organization with groups...

Homecoming sculptures to be donated to food bank

Jada Meadows

October 7, 2014

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/4"][vc_column_text] Today from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Office of Student Leadership and Civic Engagement, in conjunction with the University Programming Board, will host the Sculpt-It for the Hungry event in the Russell Union common area. Organizations from across campus will...

Iron Eagle Challenge registration now open

Photo: Rebecca Grubbs

Rebecca Grubbs

October 7, 2014

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/4"][vc_column_text] The 10th annual Iron Eagle Challenge will be held on Saturday, October 18 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. The IEC is a team race that involves cycling, running, paddling and a few mystery challenges. "It's a test of your ability. It tests your mental thinking with...

Homecoming t-shirt swap

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Jada Meadows

October 7, 2014

[vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Starting October 6, Georgia Southern University Programing Board (UPB) will be hosting a T-shirt swap. This will be one of many events hosted UPB during Homecoming week. Students can come to the Russell Union Rotunda between 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. and exchange...

Make a star for Homecoming Week

Make a star for Homecoming Week

Jada Meadows

October 6, 2014

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/4"][vc_column_text] Today, Georgia Southern University is turning out to create shining stars to celebrate homecoming week. The theme this year, A Hollywood Southern Walk of Fame, is modeled after an awards ceremony like the Oscars or Golden Globes. Just like theses star...

Take a run around campus in the True Blue 5K

Photo: Chance Shelton

Jada Meadows

October 6, 2014

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_single_image image="172" img_link_target="_self"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] The RAC has a table at the Russell Union Rotunda promoting their annual "True Blue 5K" run. The run is scheduled for Saturday, October 11 at 7:30 a.m., and it begins at the RAC and continues...

Southern Walk of Fame

Southern Walk of Fame

Jordan Felton

October 6, 2014

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] The Southern Walk of Fame Kick Off event is starting today from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Russell Union Rotunda. Students will be able to take pictures with a True Blue backdrop and will have a red carpet to walk on. “It’s pretty much for students...

Students celebrate Eid al-Addha

Photo: Cabby Johnson

Jada Meadows

October 3, 2014

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/4"][vc_column_text] Today in the Russell Union Ballroom at 11:30 a.m. was a celebration called Eid al-Adha which marks the beginning of Hajj, a religious obligation that every Muslim must fulfill in their lifetime by taking a trip to Mecca. Today is the most important day...

Stressed out from midterms? Check out the Counseling Center

Photo: Chelsea Wright

Jada Meadows

October 2, 2014

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] With the stress of midterms coming upon students, the Counseling Center may be the breath of fresh air that gets students through this stressful time. Services range from 12 free sessions of individual therapy per academic year to free group sessions and workshops. There...

Dean of Students Alert

Dean of Students Alert

Jada Meadows

October 2, 2014

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_single_image image="158" img_link_target="_self"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] Statesboro Police Department is currently investigating a reported sexual assault at Somerset Apartments around midnight on October 2. The offender forced his way...

Learn some sign language on the way to class

Photo: Salomon Gonzalez

Salomon Gonzalez

October 2, 2014

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] The Student Disability Resource Center (SDRC) is giving information about sign language outside by the Rotunda from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. They are making people aware of the use of sign language and demonstrating the use of it as well as handing out sheets...

The Dia de los Muertos exhibit is at the library

Photo: Caitlyn Oliver

Jada Meadows

October 2, 2014

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/4"][vc_column_text] If you haven't logged hours at cub Hendy, do it while the Dia de los Muertos exhibit is up! Students in the History of Modern Latin America class have created altars in memory of Latin American events, such as The Disappeared of the Argentine Dirty War,...

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