Number Sense

Number Sense

17+33. Go ahead, solve it. Come on, you can do it! I know few college students like math, but you’ve got this. Okay, now find another strategy. Find a new way to get your answer. Here’s some examples: Line up the numbers just like you were taught in...
Practicing the Presence of Christ

Practicing the Presence of Christ

The office has been bustling for the last few weeks as new students made final preparations to begin their college career at Arizona Christian University! And, with scarcely time to take a breath, the admissions team is preparing to hit the road recruiting next year’s...
Winter Intersession 2013

Winter Intersession 2013

J Term or Winter Intersession at ACU offers a unique opportunity for students to try new courses on topics of current interest, conduct research with faculty or participate in a study abroad program. Winter Intersession is the perfect time to get ahead on your college...
A Breath of Fresh Air

A Breath of Fresh Air

I was never more excited to step into the classroom then I was yesterday. Education majors are expected to complete observation hours for their upper division classes, and yesterday was my first time doing so this year. It was definitely the highlight of my day. I...
Starting My Sophomore Year

Starting My Sophomore Year

I still cannot believe I am beginning my sophomore year of college at Arizona Christian University! It feels like just yesterday I was walking through the dorm doors with all of my belongings and joining the campus family. At the time, it felt like such a huge change...
#Transform!

#Transform!

18 “Forget the former things; do not dwell on the past. 19 See, I am doing a new thing! Now it springs up; do you not perceive it? I am making a way in the wilderness and streams in the wasteland. Isaiah 43:18-19 2012-2013 at ACU is already setting itself apart as a...
Fall 2012, The First Chapel

Fall 2012, The First Chapel

As I walked in the door, I noticed the brown circular balls sitting on a tray. “Doughnut holes!” was my instant first thought. College students are always thinking about food. I flashed my student ID to check in for chapel, and headed for the table. The...
The Case for Christian Political Engagement (Part I)

The Case for Christian Political Engagement (Part I)

Less than 100 days! Sunday (July 29) marked the official countdown of the final 100 days until the 2012 presidential election. For political junkies, the presidential campaign is a better spectator sport than the London Summer Olympic Games – a glorious final few...