MVNU Cross Country gets running

Drew Chaltry – Managing Editor

The MVNU cross country teams began their season just across town at Kenyon College in an unscored race which saw four members of the men’s team and one from the women’s squad finish in the top 10.

More Progress Downtown

Mariah Powell – Web Editor

MVNU has acquired another building downtown as a gift from an anonymous donor.

Cougars earn conference Player of the Week honors

Drew Chaltry – Managing Editor

The Crossroads League has recognized four MVNU athletes as Player of the Week already this season.

Trip to Ghana verifies student’s lifetime commitment to missionary work

Emily Hardy – Staff Writer

From Muslim teaching to mango trees to meals of python, junior Josh Richardson learned the real meaning of mission work this summer.

No curfew for returning students; freshman hours remain the same

John Berk – News & Features Editor

One of the biggest — and most celebrated — changes on campus this year is the elimination of curfew for most students.

ITS working daily to improve portal issues

Krista Armstrong – Staff Writer

Students and faculty alike are finding the new portal system to be more of a hassle than an improvement.

MVNU welcomes new Sports Information Director

Drew Chaltry – Managing Editor

Last spring, the MVNU athletic department said farewell to long-time Sports Information Director Dave Parsons, leaving a gaping hole in the position where he had served for 21 years.

MVNU Men’s soccer filled with talent, depth

Josh Sturm – Sports Editor

After a record of 7-10-1 and a last-place finish in the Crossroads League in 2013, the Cougars are looking to put last year’s season behind them.

Young volleyball team begins season on a tear

Drew Chaltry – Managing Editor

One senior. One junior. Four sophomores. Eight freshmen.

That is definitely not the composition of the sort of team that MVNU volleyball coach Paul Swanson is used to fielding.

More good news: Fewer chapel credits required for upperclassmen

Melinda Frank – Copy Editor & Katherine Bell – Staff Writer

Filling the chapel credit requirement just became a little easier for upperclassmen.