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Cedarville’s Chapel Honors Veterans

By Brianna Saucier Almost 100 veterans attended Cedarville’s annual Veteran’s Day chapel on Friday, Nov. 10. The annual Veteran’s Day chapel is a way for Cedarville to honor those who served in the armed forces. This year, the chapel was and was led by Army Air Corp. veteran Dr. Cliff Johnson and accompanied by the Cedarville Jazz Band. The band performed several numbers to commemorate the country’s 98th celebration of Veteran’s Day and looked at how music influenced the war ...

Professors Sign to State Truth

Eight Cedarville University professors sign Nashville Statement on biblical sexuality by Zach Krauss Eight Cedarville University professors, including President Dr. Thomas White, reiterated their beliefs on sexuality by signing the Nashville Statement after it was drafted in August. Other Cedarville affiliated signatories included White’s wife, Joy, assistant professor of women’s studies;  Dr. Dan DeWitt, professor of applied theology and apologetics; Dr. Jason Lee, dean of the School  ...

Thursdays to Become Weekly Highlights in Stinger’s

By Zach Krauss Student Life Programs has begun a new weekly event on campus called Thursday Night Live in addition to Coffee and Community and the SGA prayer meetings. Thursday Night Live, stylized TNL, is an event catered to the student body that will include many different kinds of entertainment and interactions for students. The town hall meeting with Dr. White was one of the first Thursday Night Lives, and it involved students meeting together in Stingers in order to ask the school’s ...

New Art Professor Molds Students

by Zach Krauss Cedarville University’s newest studio art professor, Zac Benson, strives to encourage Christian community through art in the classroom. Benson is an assistant professor of studio art and will teach sculpting, 3-D design and ceramics. He received a Bachelor of Fine Arts in sculpture and ceramics at University of Tennessee in Knoxville and studied sculpting in a post-baccalaureate program at the University of Colorado. He then worked at an internship in New York City producing ...

Sanctify Ministries Hosts Prayer and Praises

by Hannah Day Sanctify Ministries will be hosting a new event, Prayer and Praises, at Cedarville University on Nov. 14. Sanctify Ministries is a group, formed by women, aimed toward the women of Cedarville’s campus to help educate them on the many aspects of Biblical purity and to encourage them to live lives that are glorifying to God. “We believe purity is more than physical,” stated Tara Winter, Sanctify Ministries’ advisor. “It is mental, emotional, spiritual and physica...

CU Women Prepare Sweet Cases for Foster Children

by Naomi Harward At the White’s house, blue duffel bags, separated by gender and age group, and fabric crayons covered tables in two rooms. Teddy bears, blankets, and other goodies were piled high on a table in another room. In less than two hours, the tables had been cleared, and the White’s garage was filled with the 67 duffel bags, decorated and packed, ready to be delivered to their recipients. On Friday, November 3, over 20 female students joined CU Women at the home of Joy Dr. ...

Cedarville Developing 10-Year Plan

by Hannah Day Many members of the Cedarville University community are hard at work creating a plan to guide the development of the school over the next 10 years. This plan will address the way Cedarville can provide for a growing population of students and optimize the use of space to both prepare students for future careers and give them a positive experience while at Cedarville. The 10-year plan will include different types of goals, such as updating buildings or building new structures, as ...

A Celebration of Five Centuries of Evangelical Heritage

By Shelby McGuire Cedarville faculty and students joined together in the BTS building for a different kind of celebration on Halloween night. After stopping at Schmidt’s food truck for some classic German eats, curious students stepped into the foyer of the BTS, which was briefly transformed into a cathedral as the voices of the Concert Chorale group rang out, singing Martin Luther’s “A Mighty Fortress is our God.” After the performance, there were opportunities for students to mingle ...

SWARM Creates Buzz

Cedarville’s new student cheer section brings new energy to games by Kaileigh Willis The athletic department hopes to create more positive energy at Cedarville’s athletic events through the new student cheer section, SWARM. Stephanie Zonars, assistant athletic director for marketing and sponsorships at Cedarville, and a group of students created the SWARM to encourage more students to support Cedarville’s sports teams, come together as a community and have fun. Planning for SWARM took ...

The Gridiron Classic

by Tim Miller Two dorms meet under the lights to determine which has the superior flag football athletes on Nov. 3. Lawlor Hall and the Hill square off for four 12-minute quarters of full-contact, smashmouth flag football as each attempt to dominate in the name of Jesus. The event known as the Gridiron Classic kicks off with Printy and Maddox facing in their own flag football game at 6 p.m. at the Cedarville High School football field. Lawlor and the Hill kicks off thereafter. Printy ...