Spring enrollment falls, expected to rise next semester

Elizabeth Sallie, Writer

February 22, 2012

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There are 5 percent fewer students at Biola this semester than there were in the fall, following the annual trend of decreased enrollment in the second semester, according to the preliminary enrollment report for spring 2012. Incoming...

Spring Preview Day continues to attract students

Mary Strother, Writer

February 22, 2012

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Biola hosted its annual Spring Preview Day for prospective students on Sunday, Feb. 19, and Monday, Feb. 20. Biola welcomed 269 high school juniors and seniors, and 224 parents, with a weekend full of activities such as class...

Smaller budget produces creative Spirit Week

Julia Henning, Writer

February 21, 2012

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Those involved with planning and carrying out the Spirit Week activities are doing so on less than $3,000. The university communications and marketing department in Upper Metzger Hall uses this money to fund the advertising and...

AS Senate Rundown: Feb. 21, 2012

Christine Chan, Writer

February 21, 2012

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Approved Senior Kelsey Seitz, AS vice president of services, requested to change the titles of service branch positions from chair to coordinator, as well as changing Seitz’s current title to vice president of events and pr...

Claremont McKenna official resigns after adjusting SAT scores of incoming students

Katie Nelson, Writer

February 17, 2012

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In the wake of the SAT score fabrications that recently came to light at Claremont McKenna College, Biola continues to protect its integrity. A top official at Claremont McKenna College, a small liberal arts school in Claremont,...

AS Senate Rundown: Feb. 14, 2012

Christine Chan, Writer

February 16, 2012

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Senators heard a new proposal from junior Nancy Davong, multi-cultural relations chair, requesting $1,700 to fund a Caf event on Feb. 23, including a short program and educational posters for Black History Month. The departm...

[Updated] Macbook theft suspect awaits hearing

Kristina Nishi, Writer

February 8, 2012

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Hearing to be held in February Gregory Richmond, one of the suspects arrested on Nov. 30, 2011 for the Biola MacBook thefts, has been sentenced to one and a half years in prison, according to Campus Safety chief John Ojeisekh...

AS Senate Rundown: Feb. 7, 2012

Christine Chan, Writer

February 8, 2012

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Senior Kelsey Seitz, AS vice president of services, requested to change the titles of two AS positions. She proposed changing her own to vice president of events and programming, and, on behalf of senior Amanda Tegtmeier, changin...

Professors and students settle into new Talbot East

February 7, 2012

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The professors who began moving into the $18.2 million Talbot East building during finals week last semester have settled into their new offices. Like students, they are ready to jump into the semester. New offices aid professor...

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