Biola celebrates Earth Day with Creation Stewardship Week

Christine Chan and Christine Chan

April 22, 2012

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Updated April 26, 12 a.m. Biola will be hosting a number of events this coming week to celebrate Earth Day. Opportunities will be available through Creation Stewardship Week to provide students with opportunities to learn about the concept of...

Biola engages Islam through conference

Julia Henning and Julia Henning

April 20, 2012

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Nabeel Qureshi dedicated his life to defending Christianity after his journey out of devout Islamic faith. He brought his insight to the first night of the Apologetics to Islam Weekend Seminar on Thursday, April 19. “I really...

Korean pastor and choir to visit Biola

Sarah Seman and Sarah Seman

April 19, 2012

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The Rev. Billy Kim, a renowned Korean pastor emeritus and the chairman of the Far East Broadcasting Company, is visiting the campus this weekend as Biola continues to foster its international ties to Asia. Kim will speak in cha...

Eight groups to compete in this year’s Mock Rock

Jennifer Ross and Jennifer Ross

April 19, 2012

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Correction: Mock Rock group Chicken Pate was originally listed as Chicken Pock. The Chimes regrets this error. Rock, themed “Biola’s Choice Awards,” will showcase eight dance groups Friday night and one ...

A morning prayer for Trayvon Martin

Brittany Cervantes and Brittany Cervantes

April 7, 2012

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Junior Randa Hinton led a prayer gathering at Fluor Fountain Tuesday at 9 a.m. for 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, who was killed Feb. 26 near his Florida home. Hinton said she read on Twitter that people were calling for a nationa...

AS Senate Rundown: April 3, 2012

Christine Chan and Christine Chan

April 7, 2012

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New proposals Senior Chris Elliott requested $399.40 for #Coffeetimebiola 2.0, an iced coffee tasting event that will further expose students to the world of gourmet coffee. The funds will go toward coffee beans, advertising ...

Justice, Spirituality and Education Conference to address equality in the classroom

Katie Nelson and Katie Nelson

March 28, 2012

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Teachers, students and others who work toward social equity will flock to the Justice, Spirituality and Education Conference at Biola to learn about the importance of integrating social justice into the school system on Saturday. Sp...

Jewish Ministries club hosts Passover celebration

Jared Dobbs and Jared Dobbs

March 28, 2012

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On March 25, Biola's Jewish Ministries club hosted a Passover celebration, in accordance with the ancient tradition that Moses instituted in the Torah. About 70 people attended the evening event, which took place in the Andrews Ba...

Housing lowers age requirement for off-campus apartments

Julia Henning and Julia Henning

March 28, 2012

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The age requirement to live off campus has been lowered and the La Mirada apartments have been acquired for off-campus housing in order to make more room for freshman and sophomore students under the age of 20 to live on campus. “[B...

Relient K to headline AS spring concert

Rebecca Nakashima and Rebecca Nakashima

March 28, 2012

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Christian pop-punk band Relient K is set to make their Biola debut at the annual Associated Students spring concert on Saturday in the Chase Gymnasium, with pop-rock bands We Shot the Moon and The Workday Release opening. “[Relient K was] available on the day...

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