A Tribute to actor Norm Macdonald 

Matthew Gower  Assistant News Editor Norm Macdonald was one of the most influential cast members on “Saturday Night Live” (SNL) to many fans and comedians throughout his years on the show. The Canadian stand-up comedian is known by many people for his long-form jokes, writing and voice acting roles. Macdonald openly described himself as a Christian. … Continue reading A Tribute to actor Norm Macdonald 

OBU Hosts 2021 Welcome Week ‘Beyond’ 

Tiffany Buschman After months of peace and quiet, campus came alive with the arrival of new and returning students and the welcome week events that surrounded the students’ arrivals. With this year’s welcome week being fully operational with the removal of the previous year’s COVID-19 restrictions, students and faculty worked extremely hard to make this year’s … Continue reading OBU Hosts 2021 Welcome Week ‘Beyond’ 

OBU Greek Life Implements Policy Changes in Order to Create a Healthier Environment 

Tiffany Buschman Beginning this academic year, Oklahoma Baptist University will implement changes in the lives of their social clubs on campus. Greek life is a familiar concept that is commonly portrayed in movies and TV shows and seen usually on college campuses. There can be challenges with having male and female social clubs that are reminiscent of sororities and fraternities on … Continue reading OBU Greek Life Implements Policy Changes in Order to Create a Healthier Environment 

Student Organizations provide outlets for OBU students 

Nathan Goforth   There are many different clubs and organizations on Bison Hill that provide students with opportunities to learn, grow and find a place to be in community. Two of these groups are The Round Table and The Bison Glee Club.  The Round Table  “It’s an informal time for interested students to workshop their writings, get criticism, … Continue reading Student Organizations provide outlets for OBU students 

Oklahoma Baptists Foundation Hosts Annual Women’s Retreat at Falls Creek

Tiffany Buschman After closing down operations last summer due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Falls Creek Conference Center has opened its doors to host guests again. This past weekend, women from all over Oklahoma and surrounding states gathered together for the Oklahoma Baptists Foundation’s Women’s Retreat. The event took place at the Falls Creek Conference Center. … Continue reading Oklahoma Baptists Foundation Hosts Annual Women’s Retreat at Falls Creek

Humans vs. Zombies raises money for Legacy Parenting Center

Kendra Johnson Features Editor Brightly colored bandannas, Nerf gun attacks and lots of running—Blitz Week filled OBU’s campus with adrenaline rushes this year thanks to the return of the annual Humans vs. Zombies game. Last year, the event was canceled due to Covid-19. As part of Blitz Week 2021, this year’s event was dedicated to … Continue reading Humans vs. Zombies raises money for Legacy Parenting Center

A Week in the life of OBU Nursing Students

Tiffany Buschman All around campus students wearing green scrubs can be seen walking to and from Oklahoma Baptist University’s nursing building: Stavros Hall. OBU is proud of its nursing program. According to the university’s website, OBU is the title holder for the first approved nursing program in the state of Oklahoma. The school’s website also … Continue reading A Week in the life of OBU Nursing Students

Senior Graduation Checklist

Kendra Johnson Features Editor It’s one month away. Undergraduate commencement—graduation ceremony—2021 will take place May 14-15. Let the annual senior countdown clocks commence. While graduation is probably the most anticipated event of the entire college experience, it also can bring uncertainty. During their final semester seniors face the challenges of making sure that they’ve completed … Continue reading Senior Graduation Checklist

Girl Power at the 2021 Golden Globes

Tiffany Buschman Just shy of the beginning of Women’s History month, women in the entertainment industry received record breaking accolades that will certainly go down in history. February 28, 2021, the entertainment industry celebrated the 78th annual Golden Globe awards. This awards ceremony became a momentous event, especially the for women who were present. Colombia … Continue reading Girl Power at the 2021 Golden Globes