NEWS

ACU looks to create upscale village near campus

ACU looks to create upscale village near campus

ACU announced prospective plans for the development of an upscale mixed-use village on the north side of town. The Village at...

May 23, 2015 | No comment | Read More »
Faculty elects new members to Senate

Faculty elects new members to Senate

Faculty Senate finished counting ballots Friday, filling its nine open positions for next year. Eight new officers and one chair-elect were voted...

May 9, 2015 | No comment | Read More »
Video: Wildcats get ready for summertime adventures

Video: Wildcats get ready for summertime adventures

The JMC Network went around campus and asked students what their plans are for the summer. Video/Produced by Aaron Pokluda and...

May 7, 2015 | No comment | Read More »
Special awards honor prestigious seniors

Special awards honor prestigious seniors

A few graduating seniors will be honored Saturday with special awards and scholarships. Every year, the Student Life Committee, which is made...

May 6, 2015 | No comment | Read More »
Wildcats reunite at Rangers game

Wildcats reunite at Rangers game

The ACU Alumni Association is inviting alumni, students and faculty to join them at the Texas Rangers game June 4 against...

May 6, 2015 | No comment | Read More »
674 set to receive diplomas

674 set to receive diplomas

The end of another year is here, and commencement ceremonies are near. This year, 498 undergraduate students and 176 graduate students...

May 6, 2015 | No comment | Read More »

OPINION

It’s time to stop going back to ‘basic’

Walking around in yoga pants, hair in a messy bun, eyebrows on fleek and Starbucks...

May 1, 2015 | No comment | Read More »

Being editor changed me for the worse

Being editor in chief of the Optimist this year changed me for the worse. For...

May 1, 2015 | No comment | Read More »

5 quick tips on surviving the studypocalypse

At this point in time, my life feels like an Avery Monsen and Jury John...

May 1, 2015 | No comment | Read More »

Finally Ready to Grow Up

“What do you want to be when you grow up?” When I was 8, I...

Apr 29, 2015 | No comment | Read More »

In the midst of crisis, Facebook proves helpful, comforting

More than 4,600 people are confirmed dead from the Nepal earthquake. And according to Al...

Apr 28, 2015 | No comment | Read More »

Nowhere to go but up

In my last-ever column for the Optimist, I’d like to talk a little bit about...

Apr 28, 2015 | No comment | Read More »