What's Happening Thursday through Sunday, Dec. 14-17

Fri, 15 Dec 2017

Thursday, Dec. 14 Christmas Sale, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Jimmie Connection Christmas Chapel, 11 a.m., Kroeze Lounge Student shuttle, 3 to 5 p.m. Cru male Bible study, 7 p.m., Upper Room St. James Basilica Bible study, 8 p.m., Upper Room Cru female freshman Bible study, 9 p.m., Upper Room Friday, Dec. 15 Last day of classes Christmas Sale, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Jimmie Connection W and M Basketba...

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Jamestown offers local shopping options

Fri, 08 Dec 2017

By Alexis Young In a small town, shopping can be scarce. But in Jamestown, there are a variety of options for college students to venture off campus. From locally owned boutiques to thrift stores, the choices are unique. University of Jamestown sophomore Hattie Scherer prefers to spend her time at the local thrift stores. “As a college student and on a budget, it is nice to have a cheap...

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Easy-to-make snacks for the holiday season

Fri, 08 Dec 2017

By Amber Robinson Snow is falling and the Christmas season is calling. I’ve been enjoying being in the kitchen even more lately due to this wonderful time of year. This month I have selected some delicious recipes that have a healthier twist but are still perfect for satisfying that sweet tooth over this holiday season. Peanut Butter Fudge Ingredients: 2 to 3 cups of chocolate (I used...

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Behind the music: Unity of the UJ Concert Choir

Fri, 08 Dec 2017

Over the years, the University of Jamestown’s Concert Choir has earned a decent reputation for its unified sound. Aaron McDermid has led and motivated the group for 12 years. The 48-member choir meets each day of the week for an hour and sometimes organizes weekend retreats. These weekends not only act as a bonding activity, but a time to practice and work on their group cohesion. McDermi...

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Williams makes transition from soccer to football

Fri, 08 Dec 2017

By Jimmy Hatch UJ football player Eugene Williams was born in Jamaica where American football is irrelevant and soccer is the sport many boys grow up loving. Williams, the kicker for the UJ football team, was born on Sept. 24, 1994, in Kingston, Jamaica. His education history includes Hew Hope Prep School, Iris Gelly Primary School, Kingston College, then University of Jamestown where he wil...

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