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Just Sayin’: A Little About Me

Welcome back, everyone! I’m sure most of you are starting to settle down and establish your routines for the semester. Hopefully you have been able to sort through the plethora of assignments located within your syllabi and have not suffered from shock. I’m still trying to figure out my schedule, and this is my fourth year here, so no worries if you still need to get a little more organized. I figured the best way for me to start off this column would be with some kind of introduction. If ...

Constitution Day to Educate Students

Cedarville is hosting a two-hour event to celebrate Constitution Day and educate students about the document’s importance. Mark Smith, associate professor of political science, said the event will feature Brad Jacob, a professor of constitutional law at Regent University. Smith said Jacob has come to Cedarville multiple times over the last several years. “He also has academic expertise in religion and the Constitution,” Smith said. “So he often talks about religion, religious ...

Lady Jackets Hold On to Defeat Ashland Eagles

Cedarville’s women’s soccer team defended took advantage of home field tonight, defeating the Ashland Eagles 2-1 for their third win of the season.  The Eagles, ranked seventh in the Regional Coach’s Poll, were unbeaten in three matches heading into tonight’s game. The teams battled early, with neither side able to establish dominance in possession.  Grace Miorelli gave Cedarville a 1-0 lead with a goal in the 38th minute.  Miorelli increased the lead to 2-0 in the 71st minute with ...

Involvement Fair

Hundreds of students and community members attended the 2014 Involvement Fair at Cedarville University on Friday, August 22. The Involvement Fair was held in the Doden Field House and gave students the opportunity to connect with campus and community organizations. Students and faculty alike stopped by the Cedars photo booth:

Senior Theatre Major Breathes Fire [VIDEO]

Cedarville senior theatre major Virginia "V" Scites has a unique background: she was raised in a traveling circus. Scites grew up traveling and performing historical circus acts with her parents and brother. She is a skilled fire breather and one of only seven or eight people in the world who sword walks. She is also a talented singer, contortionist and fire dancer, among many other things. Here she talks about how she learned to breathe fire and shows us how it's done. WATCH:

Virginia Scites: Girl on Fire

Senior theatre major Virginia “V” Scites has a unique background: she was raised in a traveling circus. Scites grew up traveling and performing historical circus acts with her parents and brother. She is a skilled fire breather and one of only seven or eight people in the world who sword walks. She is also a talented singer, contortionist and fire dancer, among many other things. Scites originally went to Kentucky Christian University to major in music, but after two years, she ...

Pastor Bob Rohm Honored in Cedarville University Chapel on Sept. 16 [VIDEO]

Pastor Bob Rohm, former vice president for Christian ministries, was honored in chapel on Sept. 16 for his 27 years of service at Cedarville University. Some of the people that spoke include Dr. Bill Brown, former president and current chancellor; Jim Cato, a staff member Rohm oversaw; and Christian Figueredo, last year's SGA chaplain. WATCH:

Pastor Rohm’s Legacy Celebrated in Chapel

“Good morning, welcome to chapel.” Those well-known words of Pastor Bob Rohm’s were heard in chapel Sept. 16 for the first time since last spring. Rohm retired this summer, and the chapel service was a time to have different people come and celebrate Rohm’s legacy, President Dr. Thomas White said. “Cedarville University is a better place because of Bob Rohm,” White said during chapel, “and we appreciate your ministry to Cedarville and your love for Cedarville.” During ...

Cedarville Grad Depicted Inaccurately in ‘Zero Dark Thirty’

The recent movie “Zero Dark Thirty” not only depicts the manhunt for Osama bin Laden, but it also portrays the current Cedarville alumna of the year, 1986 graduate Jennifer (Matthews) Anderson, who died in service. Anderson’s character in the film is CIA agent Jessica, played by Jennifer Ehle. Jessica is one of the few female CIA agents that the film depicts. However, Jessica is overshadowed in the film by the central character Maya (another CIA agent played by Jessica Chastain) and is ...