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The Grace hosts College De-stress day

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Posted on May 2, 2016 | Filed under News | No comment

The Grace Museum will have its second semi annual College De-stress day Monday. College De-stress day began Dec. 7, 2015, Dead Day of the fall 2015 semester. The event began as a double effort by the Grace to help students either take a study break or study in a different environment. “I’m an ACU alum, and […]

Completed memorial honors the late McDaniel

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Posted on May 2, 2016 | Filed under News | No comment

At only 4 feet tall, the purple-blossoming vitex tree doesn’t provide much shade yet. But together with a limestone bench, the little tree creates a serene spot to remember former Wildcat, Colby McDaniel. The Students’ Association, ACU facilities and friends of the late McDaniel partnered to build a memorial just in time for her older sister […]

Athletics announce Bingham as Barnier’s successor

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Posted on May 2, 2016 | Filed under News,Sports | No comment

ACU athletics ushered in a new era Monday morning when it announced associate head coach at Liberty University, Lance Bingham, as the 19th head coach of the Wildcats’ track and field program. He takes over a program that has won 54 team national championships at the NCAA level, which is more than any other track and field […]

Video: JMC Network Newscast – April 29, 2016

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Posted on April 29, 2016 | Filed under Multimedia,News,Videos | No comment

First, ACU honors alumnus Max Lucado at the 50th annual Friends of ACU Library celebration, then the class of 2016 is sent off with a candlelight devo at the annual Senior Send-Off. Next, a look at the tennis team’s performance at the Ojai Tournament, highlights from baseball’s match at Texas Tech and track and field’s […]

Task force reviews stewardship code, LGBT conduct

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Posted on April 29, 2016 | Filed under News | No comment

A task force established by the university’s administration is in the process of reevaluating university policies dealing with sexual conduct under a framework provided by the Board of Trustees earlier this semester. Once finished, members of the task force will advise the Senior Leadership Team on whether to change the policy or leave it as […]

Candlelight Devo sends off senior class

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Posted on April 29, 2016 | Filed under News | No comment

The annual Candlelight Send-Off for graduating seniors lit up the Beauchamp Amphitheatre Thursday at 8:30 p.m. Three years ago, the Student Alumni Association decided to change the tradition by not only welcoming new students to ACU but also to say goodbye to graduating seniors. Samantha Adkins, assistant director of ACU Alumni Association, is in charge of coordinating […]

SA hires leadership team

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Posted on April 28, 2016 | Filed under News | No comment

The Students’ Association hired four officers for next year’s executive cabinet and will have two chief financial officers for the first time. Michael Humphrey, sophomore accounting major from Keller, will serve as chief financial officer in the fall, and Alex Blanchet, freshman finance major from McKinney, will take the position in the spring. Abraham Enriquez, SA […]

WorldWide Witness prepares students for summer trips

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Posted on April 28, 2016 | Filed under News | No comment

Students in WorldWide Witness are finishing their final responsibilities while preparing for internships. WWW is an organization that provides students the opportunity to travel to locations around the world where to learn and serve the community. Students who enroll and are recruited are placed on teams of one to four members with whom they will learn and work under the leadership in […]

$18,000 raised at GSP volleyball event

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Posted on April 28, 2016 | Filed under News | No comment

Gamma Sigma Phi raised $18,000 by their 68-Hour Volleyball Tournament last weekend to help two familiar families. The tournament made its third appearance on campus this year under the direction of Kyle Karnei, a junior accounting major from Waco and the senior service activities coordinator for GSP. The tournament was created in 2008 and reactivated in […]

Students raise awareness during Earth Week

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Posted on April 28, 2016 | Filed under News | No comment

Students promoted environmental awareness Wednesday April 20 in the McGlothlin Campus with presentations in honor of Earth Week. The Department of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences presented the event and showcased about 30 projects by department students and students in Dr. Jim Cooke’s Environmental and Technological Sciences class. The event also included live demonstrations on plastic bottle […]

‘He was just Max’: An evening with Max Lucado

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Posted on April 27, 2016 | Filed under Features,News,Showcase | No comment

When Max Lucado arrived on campus as a wide-eyed, longhaired teen in the early 1970s, he never imagined he’d be a best-selling author. Ninety million sold copies later, Lucado spoke to an audience of mentors, friends and admirers at the university that introduced him to his faith. On Monday evening, Lucado was honored at the […]

Benefit run attracts 140 runners despite half marathon cancellation

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Posted on April 24, 2016 | Filed under News,Showcase | No comment

One hundred and forty participants lined up across from the ACU police station Saturday morning to take part in the 33rd annual Kirk Goodwin Run. The event hosted by the men’s social club Galaxy, was first started in 1983 in honor of Kirk Goodwin, a member of the 1983 Galaxy pledge class who passed away in a […]