Union celebrates 40 years in North Jackson Union celebrates 40 years in North Jackson
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News Union celebrates 40 years in North Jackson

Union celebrates 40 years in North Jackson

As alumni filled in the front rows of Union University’s G.M. Savage Memorial Chapel Friday morning, some joked that when they were students they gravitated toward the back. Alongside hundreds of current students, they sang the same congregational hymns they sang during the campus dedication service in 1975: “All Hail the Power of Jesus’ Name” and “Guide Me, O Thou […]

Arts & Entertainment Student artists to host Christmas pottery sale

Student artists to host Christmas pottery sale

Student artists will fill the main hallway of the Student Union Building with unique pottery creations for sale on Friday, Dec. 4 from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. The semi-annual sale allows ceramics students of the Union University Potter’s Guild the opportunity to showcase their craft and open their work to the public for sale. Candace Gooch, academic secretary of […]

Sports Basketball Stats: How the Lady Bulldogs compare to NBA players

Basketball Stats: How the Lady Bulldogs compare to NBA players

Last week I wrote about how the men’s basketball team compared to NBA players based on advanced statistics. Those formulas were also used to do the same thing for the Lady Bulldogs based on the same rules and number of games. Look here if you want to see the rules, explanation of the numbers and how the guys compare to […]

Life SAC brings Christmas cheer to Carl Perkins Center children

SAC brings Christmas cheer to Carl Perkins Center children

As I entered the Bowld gym for the Student Activities Council’s Carl Perkins Christmas Party, it didn’t look like the typical bare gym where sweaty boys are running around—instead it looked like the most magical winter wonderland. The entrance was made to look like snow was on the ground, paper snowflakes were hung from doorways and a Santa Clause was […]

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As I entered the Bowld gym for the Student Activities Council’s Carl Perkins Christmas Party, it didn’t look like the typical bare gym where sweaty boys are running around—instead it looked like the most magical winter wonderland. The entrance was made to look like snow was on the ground, paper snowflakes were hung from doorways and a Santa Clause was […]

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Student artists to host Christmas pottery sale

Student artists will fill the main hallway of the Student Union Building with unique pottery creations for sale on Friday, Dec. 4 from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. The semi-annual sale allows ceramics students of the Union University Potter’s Guild the opportunity to showcase their craft and open their work to the public for sale. Candace Gooch, academic secretary of […]

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Ladies Night Out builds confidence in the gym

It is Tuesday night and the women have taken over the Wellness Center, furiously working the exercise machines while Taylor Swift blares overhead. Every Tuesday night from 9 to 10 p.m., the Wellness Center closes the gym to male visitors in hopes of creating a more comfortable and encouraging environment for the ladies of campus. Originating from the idea of Kristin Miller and […]

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Union’s music department is celebrating Christmas with a free concert Dec. 1 at 7:30 p.m. “A Union Christmas” is open to the public and will be held at the G. M. Savage Memorial Chapel. The event will feature a variety of Christmas songs by student choirs and musicians, including congregational singing and scripture readings. Union’s practice of combining scripture readings with Christmas carols […]

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