Protect Marriage supporters seek appeal of Proposition 8 ruling

Shaefer Bagwell, Writer

March 1, 2012

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Lawyers for Protect Marriage asked the full federal court of appeals to reconsider an earlier ruling concerning Proposition 8, on Tuesday, Feb. 21, on the grounds that the 9th Circuit decision contradicted earlier Supreme Court...

Biola acquires new apartment building

Brittany Cervantes, Writer

March 1, 2012

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New apartments located off of Rosecrans Avenue will be available for students in fall 2012, according to Mike Crosby, manager of real estate assets in Biola’s financial department. Biola will lease the 24 two-bedroom unit...

Student conned into giving away $3,000

Julia Henning, Writer

March 1, 2012

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Campus Safety reported that a student driving near Biola Avenue and Mansa Drive was approached around 11:45 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 28 by a man who asked for a ride to La Mirada United Methodist Church on Rosecrans and Santa Gertru...

Obama places burden of college affordability on schools

Melanie Dahl, Writer

March 1, 2012

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In his State of the Union address, Obama stated that not even an increase in federal student aid and in state budgets would be enough to make college an attainable goal for all Americans. The president said the institutions themselves...

AS Senate Rundown: Feb. 28, 2012

Christine Chan, Writer

February 29, 2012

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New proposals Junior Natasha Cheeley, Associated Students clubs director, proposed to allocate $3,717.48 into the clubs account. It had previously been in accounts for clubs that had been inactive for at least two years....

College Prowler names Biola tamest party school in California

Julia Henning, Writer

February 28, 2012

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Biola University was named the tamest party school in all of California by students registered with College Prowler. In a College Prowler survey that has been ongoing since 2009, Biola recently beat out 64 different private and s...

Over 250 students incur new chapel policy fine

Christine Chan, Writer

February 27, 2012

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A one-day spiritual retreat for students who did not complete the chapel requirement last semester will be taking place at Concordia University on Saturday, March 10, in accordance with the chapel policy instituted last September. Approximately...

Suspect arrested for library wallet thefts

Kristina Nishi, Writer

February 24, 2012

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Updated: Feb. 24 at 11:05 p.m. Campus Safety was informed by the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department on Thursday, Feb. 23 that the suspect’s name is Minh Ngoyen. At the time of his arrest, Ngoyen, who is 46 years old, was ...

2012 SCORR conference: “A House of Prayer for All Peoples”

February 24, 2012

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Saturday, Feb. 25, 6 p.m. By Julia Henning Worship bands from different schools represented diverse worship styles at the last session of the SCORR conference. Azusa Pacific University’s representative band with Quanesha Moore sang “Here I ...

SCORR conference demonstrates cross-cultural community

Lena Smith, Writer

February 22, 2012

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On Feb. 24 and 25, university students, faculty and staff members will gather at Biola for the 16th annual Student Congress on Racial Reconciliation. The two-day event will explore the implications of the conference theme, “A...

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