This is not how we grow spiritually

This is not how we grow spiritually

 I do not agree with the system of enrichment credits. I understand why the school implements them. As this is a Christian college, it makes sense that attending worship is expected. However, I don’t believe they help anyone in their Christian life. The idea of...
Credits: A Burden or a Catalyst?

Credits: A Burden or a Catalyst?

How many credits do you have? Is this convocation cultural credit or just enrichment? These questions circulate our campus often, especially at this time of the year when the deadline for credits is quickly approaching. As I considered the discussion about whether or...
Make the world a pleasant place

Make the world a pleasant place

When 16-year-old Swedish activist Greta Thunberg made her incredible speech to the U.N. Climate Summit on Sept. 23, she sparked a climate change movement. People all around the world have posted her speech on social media, hoping to spread awareness for her cause. But...
The good, the bad, and the climate change

The good, the bad, and the climate change

You’ve probably heard about this before, thought about it, even talked about it—the increasingly political topic of climate change. I remember that as a kid I was very excited about saving the planet, recycling and cool new energy-saving technology. But now, it is not...
Give Me Time To Sleep

Give Me Time To Sleep

Sleep is something that people can’t live without. It is what gives us energy to deal with the struggles of everyday life. However, many struggle to get adequate rest. The reason for this is simply because it often feels as if there are not enough hours in the day to...
Sleep Responsibly

Sleep Responsibly

 “Let’s say you go to sleep late, for example, 12 a.m.,” my Fitness for Collegiate Life instructor said. Immediately, one of my classmates interjected, “That’s not late!” I remember hoping that classmate didn’t have an 8 a.m. class.  Let’s be real. College students...