Lifelong Learner

Lifelong Learner

 It means that one is perpetually curious. Not only that, they take steps to satiate that curiosity. That only leads them to discover that there is more yet to be known, and that one can never know everything. 

How to Make It to the End of the Semester

How to Make It to the End of the Semester

Perhaps spring fever is more contagious than the Black Plague. Maybe it's Maybelline. No matter the source, there is a ubiquitous sentiment that students (and teachers) are ready for the term to end and summer to arrive. 

Why Learn another Language?

Why Learn another Language?

Obviously, one can not learn every language and be adept in every conversation, but everyone can make an effort to branch out of their comfort zone and practice another language.

Time Flies (And How to Keep Up)

Time Flies (And How to Keep Up)

 I can download a song from iTunes in less than a minute. I walk across the street to the grocery store for midnight snacks. I frequent drive-thru fast-food restaurants. Events are measurable down to the minute or even second. In our culture, if we want something, there's a good chance that we can get it almost immediately. That's not always the case.

In This Season

In This Season

A few years ago, my family went on a mission trip/ holiday to England. While we were in London, we visited St. Paul's Cathedral for a choral Evensong service. I wasn't particularly excited to be there; most of it was in Latin, and the idea of going to church for fun wasn't the most thrilling concept to my mind.

Dr. Lee Royce, Living Legend

Dr. Lee Royce, Living Legend

Over the past few months, the Choctawk blog has featured stories on several Profound Professors, but today, I have the opportunity to share with you our prodigious, preeminent, prestigious president, Dr. Lee Royce. Join me as I explore this living legend's life leading up to MC and look forward to his lasting legacy. 

Close Quarters

Close Quarters

I attend a university that is only 30 minutes away from where I grew up. At first I was reluctant, but over the years, it has been a true blessing. Find out the three takeaways from a senior who went to college close to home

Student Organization Spotlight: Intramurals

Student Organization Spotlight: Intramurals

The heart of intramural sports is fun. These teams are comprised of normal students who join forces for a few weeks of the year under the banner of team sports. Intramural sports offer the ordinary student the opportunity to become a campus legend.