Monthly Archives: November 2011

Lip Sync 2011

November 29, 2011

Tracy Berg (left) and Bailey Dekker show off their Lip Sync prizes from 2009

Every year George Fox University has a Lip Sync competition. Every year students put together wild mash-ups of songs ranging in genre from classics to the latest hip-hop beats. And every year the acts get more and more outrageous. This year was no exception.

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The Operation Christmas Child packing party was a big success Sunday, as over 900 shoeboxes were packed in two hours, bringing the grand total to 1,274 this year.

Items like toothbrushes and toothpaste, school supplies and toys were gathered, sorted and packed for children in need.

To learn more about Operation Christmas Child at George Fox, visit their Facebook page.

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Continuing the Vision

November 17, 2011

George Fox students are making a difference in the world today. With guidance from university mentors, they enjoy many opportunities to make Jesus known throughout all walks of society.

In our latest video, “Be Thou My Vision,” students express their desire for Christ’s guidance as they serve.

Be Thou My Vision from George Fox University on Vimeo.

Posted by Jeremy Lloyd at 4:44 pm

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Family Weekend Photos

November 10, 2011

November 4-6 was Family Weekend. Parents got a chance to see what life on campus is all about and participate in events like Family Bingo Night, the Willamette Valley Trolley Tour, A Taste of George Fox & more.

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For the Love of the Game

November 9, 2011

Junior Chris Lumsden talks about his love for sports broadcasting and the opportunities he’s had at George Fox to sharpen his skills.

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George Fox, a.k.a. Home

November 8, 2011

As a freshman in college I lived solely off of adrenaline. Adrenaline from finishing a 10 page Spanish essay just in the nick of time or adrenaline from leaving for a road trip at 11:00 p.m. and getting home with barely enough time to take a shower and head to class. However, as a junior I am noticing that those crazy, adrenaline seeking events are fewer and a little farther between. Life in an apartment is far different than dorm life. But, it makes those exciting times so much sweeter. Continue reading

Posted by Bailey Dekker at 12:29 pm

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