Cyber Awareness Month encourages online responsibility Cyber Awareness Month encourages online responsibility
Soccer teams come up short in Thursday night play Soccer teams come up short in Thursday night play
Volleyball travels to Florida for conference crossover tournament Volleyball travels to Florida for conference crossover tournament
Oliver shares how he came to Union at student senate Oliver shares how he came to Union at student senate
News Cyber Awareness Month encourages online responsibility

Cyber Awareness Month encourages online responsibility

The month of October is favored for bringing the first signs of autumn, the festivities of Halloween and the distinction of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. However, October is also Cyber Awareness Month. Every day, there are about one million victims of cybercrime across the globe, according to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Most could have avoided the attack if they […]

Arts & Entertainment Barefoots Joe concert recap: Thad Kopec and The Kernal

Barefoots Joe concert recap: Thad Kopec and The Kernal

On October 17, Barefoots Joe welcomed two artists to play in their second concert of the fall semester: Thad Kopec, and The Kernal. The opening act featured a Jackson favorite and Union graduate, The Kernal. The Kernal, or Joe Garner, tuned down his usual full band sound, playing with only one other guitarist. Garner played an array of songs, touching […]

Sports Soccer teams come up short in Thursday night play

Soccer teams come up short in Thursday night play

Union University men’s and women’s soccer faced off against Ouachita Baptist and the University of West Georgia on Thursday, Oct. 16. The men’s soccer team traveled to Arkadelphia, Arkansas to play Ouachita Baptist University Thursday night. The outcome of the game was not in the favor of the Bulldogs as the Ouachita Baptist Tigers won 2-1. Ouachita scored the first goal […]

Life Freshman Friday: Christian Al-Hagal

Freshman Friday: Christian Al-Hagal

“Long after I’m gone, I want people to say that I was a person who loved Christ and loved people.” Christian Al-Hagal is a freshman theater major from Martin, Tennessee. He said he believes that God puts a special gift inside of each person and that one must own up to what they have been called to do. Since the […]

Recent Posts

Barefoots Joe concert recap: Thad Kopec and The Kernal
Arts & Entertainment

Barefoots Joe concert recap: Thad Kopec and The Kernal

On October 17, Barefoots Joe welcomed two artists to play in their second concert of the fall semester: Thad Kopec, and The Kernal. The opening act featured a Jackson favorite and Union graduate, The Kernal. The Kernal, or Joe Garner, tuned down his usual full band sound, playing with only one other guitarist. Garner played an array of songs, touching […]

Author speaks on poverty, prosperity
News

Author speaks on poverty, prosperity

Wayne Grudem, research professor of theology and biblical studies at Phoenix Seminary, said a nation’s poverty is linked to low prosperity. Grudem spoke at the Business Through the Eyes of Faith lecture Thursday in the Carl Grant Events Center. Hosted by The R.C. Ryan Center for Biblical Studies with co-sponsors, the Center for Politics & Religion and the Center for Business & […]

Golf teams prepare for upcoming tournaments
Sports

Golf teams prepare for upcoming tournaments

The midpoint of the semester often allows a chance for reflection, a chance for evaluation, a chance to make new goals. That is the case for the men’s and women’s golf teams. “Now that our fall season is closing with this upcoming tournament, I am looking forward to having a good end to this part of our year,” says KayCee […]

Library installs new computers
News

Library installs new computers

Since Oct. 3, students printing their papers at the last minute have a shorter wait. Union’s IT department installed new, faster Lenovo computers on the main floor of the Emma Waters Summar Library. Similar computers will soon be available in the Hundley Center and the library computer lab, circulation manager Margaret Duncan said . She said the lab computers may operate as […]

Freshman Friday: Christian Al-Hagal
Life

Freshman Friday: Christian Al-Hagal

“Long after I’m gone, I want people to say that I was a person who loved Christ and loved people.” Christian Al-Hagal is a freshman theater major from Martin, Tennessee. He said he believes that God puts a special gift inside of each person and that one must own up to what they have been called to do. Since the […]

Barefoots Concert Series: Thad Kopec plays Oct. 17
Arts & Entertainment

Barefoots Concert Series: Thad Kopec plays Oct. 17

Barefoots Joe will host their second concert of the semester this Friday, Oct 17. Thad Kopec will headline the concert with The Kernal opening up. Thad Kopec is part singer-songwriter, one part composer, and part multi-instrumentalist. A graduate of Belmont University’s music program, Kopec has not toured extensively or performed at many big-name venues, but what he lacks in experience, he […]

Harris prepares for vocal showcase
Arts & Entertainment

Harris prepares for vocal showcase

Lauren Harris, a senior music education major and soprano, has been preparing for this day since she walked into Jennings Hall for the first time. She’s practiced. She’s been discouraged, and she’s been hopeful. She’s worked hard to be at this exact point. “My [senior] recital is the 24th of October,” Harris said, with excitement in her clear voice. “I […]