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DTR to Perform on October 25 at Thursday Night Live

by Summer Lange On October 25, DTR will be performing during Thursday Night Live in Stinger’s. DTR, or Define the Relationship, is an improv comedy group of 10 members who play and perform improvisation games in their monthly improv shows. Jacob Tanner, a senior biology major and the leader of the group, stated that their purpose is “to honor God and to serve the community of Cedarville through God’s gift of laughter.” One of their newest members, Philip Gammie, a freshman ...

Jonah Goldberg Visits Cedarville University, Gives Lecture

by Callahan Jones Jonah Goldberg, opinion columnist for the LA Times and senior editor for the National Review, presented a lecture at Cedarville University on Tuesday night. The event was put on with the assistance of The Young Americans Foundation. In his talk, titled "Suicide of the West: How the Rebirth of Nationalism, Populism, and Identity Politics Is Destroying American Democracy," Goldberg focused on how society has evolved over the last 300 years. He tied these theories into his ...

Homecoming Wrap-up

by Zachary Krauss This year on October 5th and 6th, Cedarville’s campus was inundated with parents and alumni returning to visit for Homecoming and Parents Weekend. Some events that happened on campus for Homecoming included the Cardboard Canoe Race, the Homecoming parade, the Encounter the Light worship night, and the State of the University Address given by Dr. White. The Saturday morning parade was one of the primary ways that students were involved. Campus organizations participa...

Engineering Freshman Not the Only Teams Battling at Annual Cardboard Boat Race

By Zach Krauss Cedarville university students, faculty, and staff strived to get their team across Cedarville University’s lake during the 25th annual Cardboard Canoe Races. Every fall semester during Homecoming Weekend, freshman engineering students are required to build a cardboard canoe out of only cardboard and packaging tape that can hold up the weight of two students rowing across the lake. The Engineering Profession class is a one credit class that is a graduation requirement ...

New Pharmacy Supports Downtown

Cedar Care LLC meets community needs and keeps downtown Cedarville thriving by Madeleine Mosher When Glenn Fawcett, owner of the hardware store on Main Street in Cedarville, died in December 2017, he had owned the store for about 18 years. Dr. Cliff Fawcett, assistant professor of nursing at Cedarville and Glenn’s brother, remembered Glenn’s connections to the community of Cedarville. “Everyone knew who he was,” Cliff said. Glenn was Cliff’s elder by 10 years, and Cliff said ...

Cedarville Welcomes Alumni and Family to Campus to Celebrate Cedarville

By Zach Krauss This year, event services is expecting nearly 2,500 alumni and family members for Homecoming and Parents Weekend on October 5th and 6th. Homecoming and Parents Weekend has been a tradition at Cedarville for many years, and each year, Alumni and Parent Relations strives to make the experience the best that it can be for all the guests on campus. Dan Case, assistant director of homecoming and alumni programming, said that one of the things he’s emphasizing the most in ...

ROTC Cadet meets Chief of Staff of U.S. Army in South Korea

Written by Brianna Saucier Senior Matthew Macklenar traveled to South Korea over the summer as part of the Army ROTC Cadet Troop Leadership Training (CTLT). While there, he met the Army Chief of Staff. CTLT is a selective three to four week training program exclusive to Army ROTC cadets. The purpose is to put cadets in leadership positions at active duty units. While there, they shadow the person in charge to prepare them for when they are commissioned. Macklenar had just graduated from ...

CU Army ROTC Cadets travel to Thailand, Argentina and Brazil

Written by Brianna Saucier Over the summer, four students from Cedarville traveled to three different countries through the Army ROTC Cultural Understanding and Leadership Program (CULP). CULP is a competitive program exclusive to Army ROTC cadets that survey applications for any foreign languages spoken, as well as physical fitness scores and academics. They compete and later team up with people from across the United States. It is a study abroad experience, paid internship and military ...

A Culture of Community

SCAB relaunches Thursday Night Live with a brand-new mission by Katie Milligan The Student Center Activity Board is revamping a Cedarville tradition this year: Thursday Night Live is returning to campus to help strengthen student community. Thursday Night Live (TNL) was formerly headed by the Student Government Association and occurred every Tuesday and Thursday night. It also used to include the Interruption, a concert in which various student bands performed. This year, however, the ...