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    Professor Explores The Deep Things of God

    Sept. 27 event to spotlight Sanders’ new book on the Trinity

    Jenna Bartlo — 

    In his new book, The Deep Things of God: How the Trinity Changes Everything (Crossway, August 2010), systematic theologian Fred Sanders — an...

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    Are Christianity and "Cool" Compatible?

    Biola author garners national attention for new book, Hipster Christianity

    Jenna Bartlo — 

    In the quest to be cool, are some Christians losing sight of what really matters about their faith? So asks Biola student and staff member Brett...

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    Exclusive Banquet Lecture with William Lane Craig

    Biola’s Research Professor of Philosophy shows how particular objections against God’s existence lack substance

    Jenna Bartlo — 

    Biola’s Christian apologetics graduate program sponsored an “Exclusive Evening with William Lane Craig” on Saturday, August 28, where more than...

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    Newsweek Ranks Biola Among Top 25 "Great Weather" Schools

    Biola named one of the best for bright sun and bright students

    Jenna Bartlo — 

    Pleasant weather and strong academics make Biola one of the nation’s “brightest” schools, according to Newsweek, which recently ranked Biola on...

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    Biola to Participate in World Evangelization Congress

    Simulcast Event Oct. 22-23 to Bring Cape Town Gathering to La Mirada

    Jenna Bartlo — 

    On Oct. 16-25, Christian leaders from 200 countries will meet in South Africa for the highly anticipated Cape Town 2010 conference – the Third...

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    Jenna Bartlo — 

    Two American favorites headlined the alumni and friends event held on Saturday, August 28: hotdogs and baseball. The afternoon began with a...

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    Biola Welcomes the Class of 2014

    Students encouraged to live with zeal

    Jenna Bartlo — 

    Excitement exuded from Biola’s campus over the final two weeks of August as more than 1,200 new undergraduate students arrived for the start of...

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    Jenna Bartlo — 

    Since we’ve attended three times now, it’s officially a tradition . . . an annual trip to the Hollywood Bowl with alumni and friends of Biola...

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    Fall 2010 Convocation

    President Corey opens the Fall semester introducing the 2010/2011 University Theme: "Zealously Going Where God Leads."

    Jenna Bartlo — 

    Over 3,000 students, faculty and staff gathered in Biola's Chase Gymnasium on Wednesday, August 25 to kick off the first day of classes at the...

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    Eagles Ranked No. 1 in NAIA Women's Cross Country Preseason Poll

    Cross Country team strives for excellence on and off the field

    Jenna Bartlo — 

    Coming off an impressive second-place finish to close out the 2009 season, the Biola University women's cross country team was ranked No. 1 in the...

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    Opening Weekend

    Biola welcomed more than 1300 new students and their families for a weekend full of events.

    Jenna Bartlo — 

    From the moment new students and their families entered the City of La Mirada on Friday, August 20, they knew Biola was anxiously anticipating...

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    Biola Remembers J. Richard Chase

    Biola’s sixth president led the university from 1970 to 1982

    Jenna Bartlo — 

    J. Richard Chase, a leading figure in Christian higher education who served as Biola’s sixth president from 1970 to 1982, died Aug. 20 at Windsor...

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    U.S. News Names Biola an "Up and Comer"

    Biola Ranked Among Top National Universities

    Jenna Bartlo — 

    Biola University has achieved its highest ranking ever from U.S. News & World Report, earning a spot in the top tier of the “Best National...

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    Biola Appoints Two New Vice Presidents

    New provost and CFO will play key leadership roles

    Jenna Bartlo — 

    After a pair of extensive nationwide searches, Biola University has named two new vice presidents who will help to guide the university forward...

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    Athletics Lead NAIA with 16 Scholar-Teams

    Eagles have 16 of 19 athletic teams finish with a 3.0 GPA or better

    Jenna Bartlo — 

    Sixteen of Biola University’s athletic teams have earned the prestigious title of “scholar team” from the National Association of Intercollegiate...

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    Music to Haiti's Ears

    Student musicians help earthquake victims process trauma

    Jenna Bartlo — 

    Six months after a 7.0 earthquake devastated Haiti, six Biola University students journeyed there this summer in hopes of healing some of the...

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    From Atheism to Christianity

    Apologetics student authors book on her conversion

    Jenna Bartlo — 

    “Smart people don’t become Christians,” Holly Ordway, a college professor, thought when she was an atheist. However, a student in Biola’s...

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    Top 10 Biola Sports Moments of 2009-2010

    Remembering One of the Best Seasons

    Jenna Bartlo — 

    This is a piece recapping the Top 10 sports moments of the 2009-10 year at Biola as compiled by the Biola Sports Information Office. See the...

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    Alumnus Receives Prestigious National Award

    Teacher Aaron Sams Honored with Presidential Award

    Jenna Bartlo — 

    Biola alumnus and now Woodland Park High School science teacher Aaron Sams (’99, M.A. ’04) has been recognized by the White House for his teaching...

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    Students Featured in Top Women's Surf Magazine

    “Women’s Surf Style Magazine” Highlights Story of Biola Parent and Inspiration

    Jenna Bartlo — 

    The redemptive story of Christina DiMari is as hopeful as it is heartbreaking. The author of Ocean Star: A Memoir and keynote speaker at Biola’s...

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    Basketball Coach Dave Holmquist Shares His Thoughts on John Wooden

    In a letter to his two-year old son, Holmquist shares the influence Wooden had on his life

    Jenna Bartlo — 

    Biola has long respected the former UCLA basketball coach who passed at the age of 99 on Friday, June 4, 2010. Coach Wooden visited Biola multiple...

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    Princess Pashu of Swaziland Reflects on Time at Biola

    Returning to build a new industry, Sikhanyiso Dlamini hopes to create new opportunities within her country

    Jenna Bartlo — 

    Princess Sikhanyiso Dlamini, the first-born daughter of Mswati III King of Swaziland enrolled at Biola University in 2005. Known as Pashu, she had...

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    The Lion King

    Biola alumni reunite over dinner and theater production.

    Jenna Bartlo — 

    A delighted group of alumni and friends were transported to the Serengeti on Thursday, May 27, enjoying the brilliant costumes and imaginative...

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    Alumnus Wess Stafford Tells Story of Childhood Abuse and Deliverance

    President of Compassion International shares story in “Christianity Today”

    Jenna Bartlo — 

    President of Compassion International, Biola University alumnus Wess Stafford (’75), shared his heart shattering, but hopeful story on the cover...

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    Professor and Pastor Aims to Recover Church as Family

    Biola scholar reawakens vision for ancient-future community

    Jenna Bartlo — 

    “Spiritual formation occurs primarily in the context of community,” reads “A Family Affair,” Biola University’s Professor of New Testament...