Students engage with local pastors at West Tennessee Pastors Conference meeting George Guthrie addresses the West Tennessee Pastors Conference during the panel discussion.
Students to sell pottery for annual Mother’s Day sale Students to sell pottery for annual Mother’s Day sale
Professors’ desks reveal personality: Carls and Lindley Stephen Carls displays his collection of Peeps | Photo by Cristina Thomas
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News George Guthrie addresses the West Tennessee Pastors Conference during the panel discussion.

Students engage with local pastors at West Tennessee Pastors Conference meeting

Multiple generations of current and future pastors were represented in the Carl Grant Events Center Tuesday morning for the monthly meeting of the West Tennessee Pastors Conference. Not only did the meeting of area pastors feature a panel discussion from the Union University School of Theology and Missions, but a group of students from Ray Van Neste’s pastoral ministry class […]

Arts & Entertainment Students to sell pottery for annual Mother’s Day sale

Students to sell pottery for annual Mother’s Day sale

The art department will host their annual pottery sale this Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Barefoot Student Union Building. Tables will line the walls of the SUB throughout the day with pottery made by Union students and art professors. The sale is two days before Mother’s Day, so this is an excellent chance for students to buy unique gifts […]

Sports Trey Whitnell, junior, Jay Taylor, freshman, and Hunter Travis, sophomore, prepare for the 2014 golf season Sept. 3, 2014. | Photo by Meg Rushing

Bogey Down

The rain starts to lightly fall as I line up for the final shot. The droplets land on the inside of my glasses, blurring my vision. “Come on man, the rain is coming,” said Trey Whitnell, senior accounting major and member of the Union golf team. We’ve reached the end of our 18-hole slog through an incredible amount of sand […]

Life Stephen Carls displays his collection of Peeps | Photo by Cristina Thomas

Professors’ desks reveal personality: Carls and Lindley

Stephen Carls It may not be common knowledge that Candy Land’s most colorful stop lies tucked away in the corner of the history department. In his stately maroon chair, Stephen Carls, department chair and university professor of history, types away at his computer surrounded on all sides by an exotic collection of marshmallow Peeps. Small figurines of civil war soldiers […]

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Symphonic Band’s spring concert set for Tuesday
Arts & Entertainment

Symphonic Band’s spring concert set for Tuesday

The Union University Symphonic Band will perform their spring concert at First Baptist Church in Jackson, the last performance for this year’s graduating seniors, May 3 at 7:30 p.m. The show will open with an energetic piece titled “…Go” by Samuel R. Hazo. The composer comments in his notes, “I wanted to offer the wind band an obvious lead-off hitter with […]

Theater production “Alexander” to open this week
Arts & Entertainment

Theater production “Alexander” to open this week

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day… Odds are that you’ve heard the story, or you can at least guess what it’s about: a kid named Alexander has an exceptionally awful day. It’s a classic children’s story that the Unions theater department is bringing to life in musical format this week. A 6-year-old boy wakes up to find […]

Trey Whitnell, junior, Jay Taylor, freshman, and Hunter Travis, sophomore, prepare for the 2014 golf season Sept. 3, 2014. | Photo by Meg Rushing
Sports

Bogey Down

The rain starts to lightly fall as I line up for the final shot. The droplets land on the inside of my glasses, blurring my vision. “Come on man, the rain is coming,” said Trey Whitnell, senior accounting major and member of the Union golf team. We’ve reached the end of our 18-hole slog through an incredible amount of sand […]

Golf finishes their seasons
Sports

Golf finishes their seasons

Union men’s golf finished 11th in their last tournament of the season at the Gulf South Conference Championship in Muscle Shoals, Alabama.  The Bulldogs shot a total score of 968 for the three rounds played. Union’s top finisher was freshman biology major Braxton Rider who tied for 42nd place.  He shot 75, 80, and 84 for a total of 239 […]

Union falls to UAH, looks forward to weekend
Baseball / Sports

Union falls to UAH, looks forward to weekend

Union’s baseball had their last home series of the season this past weekend against University of Alabama Huntsville. They lost the weekend 1-3 but finished with a strong showing from both the defense and offense Sunday afternoon.  Though baseball had a hard time getting the bats swinging Saturday, the bats got hot for Union on Sunday. Union had 10 hits on […]

Senate adjourns until next semester
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Senate adjourns until next semester

Senate held their last meeting of the semester last night. During the meeting, senate was updated on the status of previous bills and the treasury and was presented with two new bills. The first bill presented was for $200 for Zeta Tau Alpha to put toward a tailgate party. The party is for all of Union before a home baseball game May […]

Dodd takes home Union Cup
Life

Dodd takes home Union Cup

Another Union Cup has come and gone, and it was a huge success, according to Cody Curtis, assistant residence director. This was the third year of the Union Cup, a yearlong Residence Life event on campus. “One of the new challenges this year was adding a new event, the 1/2 K,” Curtis said. Curtis and the rest of the Residence Life […]