Movements begin with a passion and a plan. The president of Live2Free, senior Kaleigh Lawerence, has both. In her daily life, the club’s values drive Lawrence’s ethical approach to be a consumer and pushes her to implement what she learns and lead by example … [Read more] about Grassroots Movement Sparks Student Passion
Student Government Association, (SGA) hosted a gathering on Oct. 23 called Hang with SGA with the purpose of students meeting those within student leadership. “We want people to get to know who we are and we want to get to know who they are. And in that … [Read more] about SGA Brings Goals of Campus Improvements
Commuter representatives are seeking to make various changes to student life, including a new parking permit and meal prices for commuter students, to make increased accessibility. The Student Government Association (SGA) has been meeting throughout the … [Read more] about Commuter Representatives to Create Accommodations for Commuters
Every time a student buys a water bottle at Samson’s, they are doing more than they think. Bon Appétit became the first food service company to offer RightWater when the company launched its U.S. distribution in 2017. The plastic water bottles that are offered … [Read more] about Buy a Water, Give Water
According to the National College Health Association’s spring 2018 research, within a 12-month period, only a total of 1.6% of students experienced “no stress,” while 44.4% experienced “more than average stress.” In attending a religious institution, how do … [Read more] about Finding Spiritual Peace Amidst College Stress
Why? is a new club on campus founded by junior Christian Wilson that strives to help students discover what their career goals, passions, and long-term aspirations are. With the help of guest speakers and group collaboration, this club allows students to grow … [Read more] about New Club Helps Answer the Question “Why?”
The ABLE club seeks to use outreach events to raise awareness and advocacy for those with disabilities through outreach events. According to Kerry Kimble, club founder and staff leader, ABLE stands for awareness, boldness, leadership, empowerment. It is … [Read more] about ABLE Makes Mission to Break Disability Stigma
What started off as a Caf experiment has turned into a fully contracted business between Vanguard University, Bon Appetit, and junior Ashley Bassett. Bassett’s business, Sweet Squares, specializes in ice cream sandwiched by two mini waffles made from a … [Read more] about Sweet Squares Satisfies Sugary Cravings on Campus
Studying abroad is more affordable than students may think. Scholarships are available for students who wish to study abroad, but deadlines are closing soon. Kayli Hillebrand, Director of the Global Education and Outreach (GEO), is a vital part of the … [Read more] about Can Studying Abroad Be Affordable?
It’s officially spooky season and Halloween is around the corner. For many of you, the thought of picking costumes and coordinating with friends is fun and exciting—endless possibilities flood your group chats and Pinterest boards. For others, the thought … [Read more] about My Culture is Not Your Costume
Every other Thursday night, men gather in the Price Room and women in Needham Chapel. All coming together in student led-fellowship groups, The Well and Gather the Women have been created to focus on empowering the two genders independently, building one … [Read more] about Fellowship Groups Empower Spiritual Growth
Vanguard University celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15 with the help of the El Puente club. During the month, numerous events and activities are offered to create an inclusive environment. A school is deemed a Hispanic Serving … [Read more] about El Puente Creates Inclusive Events for Hispanic Heritage Month
Since 2015, there has been a 4% decrease of students who identify with the Assemblies of God (AG) denomination, according to John Kim, Associate Director of Institutional Research. Vanguard’s population is more diverse in church backgrounds, representing … [Read more] about What Does Worship Mean to You?
MoonGoat Coffee, initially based in Fountain Valley, opened a new location in Costa Mesa on Sept. 27. Founders Martin Stern, David Yardley, and Mark Evans aim to foster a student-centered environment in the location. Beginning out of a warehouse, MoonGoat … [Read more] about New coffee shop fosters community
Senior William Leguizaman did not expect to be told to “go to hell” when he entered Vanguard as a freshman. As a Roman Catholic, a majority of his experiences on campus have been pleasant, but there remains a subtle ignorance from students about how he chooses … [Read more] about Catholics represent third largest denomination on campus