Bulldog Madness kicks off 2014-2015 basketball season Bulldog Madness kicks off 2014-2015 basketball season
Senior Art Shows: Kristen Witham Senior Art Shows: Kristen Witham
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News Cyber Security Awareness Month encourages online responsibility

Cyber Security 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 Security 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 […]

Arts & Entertainment Senior Art Shows: Kristen Witham

Senior Art Shows: Kristen Witham

Kristen Witham, senior art major with an emphasis in ceramics and an education minor, has been busy preparing for her senior art show. Witham is planning to graduate May 2015, but because she is spending her final semester this spring student teaching, Witham’s senior art show will take place in the fall semester. Witham’s senior show will be a showcase […]

Sports Bulldog Madness kicks off 2014-2015 basketball season

Bulldog Madness kicks off 2014-2015 basketball season

On Thursday, Oct. 23 at 8 p.m. the men’s and women’s basketball teams will make their first appearance of the season in front of the student body and Union community. Katie Woodruff, senior women’s administrator, is in charge of the event and has been for the last several years. “The idea of the event is to get people excited about […]

Life Students embrace barefoot culture

Students embrace barefoot culture

As temperatures drop, so does the number of students partaking in an unusual Union trend: walking around campus barefoot. During warm months, some students forgo shoes not only outdoors, but in classes and campus buildings. But university dress code, found on page 33 of the Union University Student Handbook, states, “Footwear is required on the campus grounds with the exception […]

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Cyber Security Awareness Month encourages online responsibility
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Cyber Security 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 Security 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 […]

Soccer teams come up short in Thursday night play
Sports

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 […]

Volleyball travels to Florida for conference crossover tournament
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Volleyball travels to Florida for conference crossover tournament

This past weekend, the women’s volleyball team travelled to Winter Park, Fla. to play in the 2014 Rollins College Crossover Tournament. The tournament was a crossover between two Division II conferences: the Gulf South Conference and the Sunshine State Conference. The Gulf South Conference teams that participated in the tournament included: Union, Christian Brothers University from Memphis, University of West Alabama from […]

Oliver shares how he came to Union at student senate
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Oliver shares how he came to Union at student senate

University President Samuel W. “Dub” Oliver shared the story of how he came to Union at student senate Wednesday night. The Student Government Association traditionally invites the university president to speak once per semester. This was Oliver’s second time in the senate, but his first as president. “The last four months have really been overwhelmingly positive and full of so […]

Barefoots Joe concert recap: Thad Kopec and The Kernal
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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
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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
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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 […]